Feng Shui Earth Element Decorating Tips

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How do you bring a strong presence of the earth feng shui element when you need it? As always, it is best to express feng shui elements subtly, with visually pleasing and aesthetically appropriate items that go well with your home or office decor.

Read on to learn more about popular decor items and feng shui products that will best express the Earth feng shui element energy. As a rule, Earth is most welcomed in the feng shui bagua areas of Southwest, Northeast, West, Northwest, and the Center.

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    Natural Rock Crystals

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    Natural crystals and stones are the best way to bring the Earth feng shui element into your home. Go for a bowl filled with rock crystals or a crystal cluster on your coffee table. Learn how to use crystals for good feng shui and watch the energy in your home become calmer, healthier, and happier because of these beautiful earth cures.

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    Himalayan Salt Lamp and Candle Holders

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    Numerous benefits may come from using a salt rock lamp or candle holder (when heated, the salt rock becomes a natural air ionizer). And, of course, you are also adding the feng shui Earth element where you most need it. It's truly a must-have for a healthy feng shui home.

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    Clay Figurines

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    There is a good variety of clay figurines to choose from to bring the Earth feng shui element. See what works best with your home decor, but be sure to go for this easy Earth element solution. If it makes you happy, of course.

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    Terracotta Diffusers or Candle Holders

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    You can pull double duty with this excellent feng shui Earth element cure—not only do you bring the needed feng shui element in but you are also diffusing essential oils into the air. Since fire is a nourishing element for the Earth, this is a great choice for a feng shui Earth element home cure.

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    Wall Paint in Earth Element Colors

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    In feng shui, color is one of the easiest ways to bring the needed shift in the energy of your home or office. Earth feng shui element colors are all earthy colors, so feel free to paint your Southwest living room with a warm sandy color, go for ​a luscious latte, or maybe even use a rich terracotta in your bedroom.

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    Earth Element Art

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    When all you have space (or money) for is a framed photo or a poster, you can still bring a strong Earth feng shui element. Take your photo of a warm landscape or buy it online; choose a reasonably priced inexpensive frame (avoid metal ones), and you've just created a great feng shui cure.

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    Light Fixtures With Rock Crystals

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    Good feng shui depends a lot on good quality light. When you're looking for the best lighting fixtures to create a well-lit home, think about how you can bring in the needed feng shui element with the colors and design of your light fixtures. This modern chandelier is a winner, as in addition to the Earth element color and shape, it also has rock crystals.

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    Earthenware Bowls or Vases

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    You can bring a strong presence of the rich Earth element with such popular decor items as bowls or vases. Group several of them for a nice and warm conversation energy or have a big earthenware bowl filled with crystals right in the center of your home.

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    Terra-Cotta Color Rugs and Tapestry

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    What can be easier than to bring the needed feng shui element with beautiful decor accessories? Be it pillows, throws, rugs, or curtains—you can always find a visually pleasing way to create good feng shui in your home. The winner in this category is the Earth-color rugs as they strengthen the feng shui foundation in your home and ground your energy. Choose rugs made from natural fibers.

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