Deck Out Your Independent Living In Jacksonville With These 10 Spring Décor Ideas

Spring is right around the corner here in the Sunshine State. And even though we’re lucky enough to enjoy bright, balmy weather all year long, the arrival of a new season still gives us a fun excuse to reexamine our surroundings — starting with our abodes!

When you call Westminster Woods’ independent living in Jacksonville “home,” you can enjoy the comfort and convenience that comes with a thoughtfully designed space: one that’s no smaller (or bigger) than the perfect square footage for your needs, whether that means a gorgeous studio or spacious villa.

Our homes are designed to make life fun and effortless — the ideal backdrop to any style or sensibility you might bring to it. When the seasons change, like they will again this March, you can switch up your décor and accessories to celebrate a time of renewal and natural beauty. Just read on for a few of our favorite ways to do exactly that!

Brighten Your Space With Floral Arrangements

Nothing says spring like fresh flowers — and by adding some to your kitchen countertop, nightstand, or dining room table, you can bring the beauty of the outdoors in! Seasonal blooms such as daffodils, tulips, and hyacinths are just a few fun options that will instantly brighten any room. Want a longer-lasting option that brings all the beauty without the regular water changes? High-quality silk flowers can mimic the beauty of real ones, minus the need for maintenance.

Swap Out Your Linens

Changing heavy, winter fabrics for lighter, spring alternatives can transform the look and feel of your space. While you’re at it, consider replacing bedspreads, throw blankets, and pillow covers with wares in pastel hues or floral patterns. This simple switch can make your space feel lighter and more appropriate for the season. Let the plaid and flannel do its thing in fall and winter!

Create A Nature-Inspired Centerpiece

A centerpiece inspired by nature can serve as a focal point for springtime decor. You can do this on your own, or invite a friend or family member to get involved for a fun craft session! Some of our favorite such centerpieces incorporate branches, leaves, and flowers to create a stunning (but seemingly effortless) natural display. Adding thematic elements like fake bird nests, eggs, or even a small potted plant can enhance the centerpiece for spring holidays, making it a unique conversation starter.

Refresh Wall Art

Swapping out wall art is an easy way to reflect seasonal changes, too. Spring-themed prints — whether floral, landscape, or abstract — can add a fresh vibe to any room. You don’t need to run out and purchase new artwork for this subtle swap! Get creative by framing seasonal greeting cards or making your own art. This is your space, after all — so shouldn’t it reflect the person who calls it “home”?

Introduce Pastel Accents

Incorporating pastel accents through decorative pillows, vases, candles, or even tableware can infuse a room with the soft palette of spring — not to mention, it practically screams classic Florida. These subtle touches can make a significant impact without overwhelming the space, creating a serene and inviting atmosphere.

Maximize Your Windowsills

Despite just taking up a sliver of square footage in your home, the tiny windowsill can have a mighty impact. It provides the perfect spot to celebrate spring with small potted plants or herbs, — which, depending on the species, can often thrive in the ample sunshine.

Embrace Light & Airy Curtains

Just like you swapped your bedroom linens, it’s time to replace last season’s heavy drapes with light and airy options! Sheer fabrics allow more natural light to enter while still providing privacy, making the space feel brighter and more open — a perfect match for the spirit of the season.

Get Creative With Spring Symbols

Incorporating spring motifs through accessories can add a playful touch to your décor — think birds, butterflies, and flowers. These elements can create a cheerful theme that resonates with the season’s themes of rebirth and renewal. Have fun with it!

Savor The Sunshine

Don’t just think about the view of your living area, but from it. That is to say, a fresh look starts with shifting your viewpoint! Rearranging furniture can help you make the most of natural light, making your space feel brand-new even if you don’t buy a thing. Consider positioning seating areas near windows to enjoy the view, or creating a cozy reading nook that takes advantage of the spring sunlight. Daylight saving time is almost here, and you deserve to soak in every extra minute in style and comfort.

Grow Delicious Herbs

An indoor herb garden is not only decorative but super functional (and delicious), too. You just need a tiny patch of counterspace, or a spare windowsill, for small containers to grow powerhouse herbs like basil, mint, and cilantro. These tiny green additions bring life to the kitchen area, offer fresh ingredients for cooking, and fill the room with pleasant aromas.

Decorating for spring is a great way for Westminster Woods residents to embrace the season’s spirit of renewal and joy. We can’t wait to see what you do with your one-of-a-kind space!

Gold Seal
Florida Governor's Gold Seal
Recognized for quality throughout the state. We are proud to receive the 2023
Governor's Gold Seal for excellence
in quality of care.
image description
My W Life
my w life
Options for a healthier
and happier you!
image description
Health Choices
You’ll be happy knowing a continuum of care is there if you need it.
Floor Plans
Find the fit for your lifestyle.
Find the fit for
your lifestyle.
To infuse your personal style
is to be happy by design.
image description

Contact Information

(904) 664-2870