It is so rewarding and fun to enhance your home using Feng Shui principles. There are no hard and fast rules, but rather recommendations to help balance and improve the energy of your home. This positive energy will in turn help you to achieve your life goals.
Feng Shui offers a variety of Ch’i enhancers
for you to choose from. It’s not about just hanging crystals. It’s about
finding the personal enhancers that match your personality and style. All these enhancers are tools to help correct
problem areas, balance the energy, and bring beauty into your environment.
Below is a list of possible enhancers.
Each serves a purpose. As always in Feng Shui, they must be ones that you
love! You can choose one or more per
given area, but for them to work make sure that they bring you joy, and that they are placed with intentionality and affirmations.
v Art and
Colors– These are my favorite ways to enhance. Using the Bagua choose art that
represents the area.
v Career – Moving
waterscapes, such as oceans, lakes, streams (Black)
v Knowledge and
Self Cultivation – Calm wooded landscapes (Blues/Greens)
Family, and Friends – Florals, family pictures (Blues/Greens)
v Wealth and
Prosperity – Art which represents opulence (Purple, Dark Blue, Red)
v Fame and
Reputation – Art which represents celebration or achievements ((Red)
v Love and
Marriage – Romantic art, or representing pairs (Red, Pink, White)
and Creativity – Whimsical art, representing children (White,
People and Travel – Travel art, spiritual guides, mountains (Grey,
v Center and Grounding – Art representing the earth, deserts, fields (Earth tones)
v Crystals – Round,
glass, faceted ones are hung to anchor missing areas, circulate Ch’i in tight spaces, and to block Ch’i from
helpful in the Wealth, Fame, and Love areas.
Things – Plants and flowers are especially helpful in the Knowledge and Health
areas, although their specific colors can aid in enhancing a specific Bagua area.
v Mirrors – These are
called the “aspirin of Feng Shui” because they can be used to anchor missing
areas, enhance the Career area, and block negative energy.
v Objects of
Nature – Rocks are particularly helpful in the Children and Helpful People areas.
Anything like shells or seed pods can be placed where they have the greatest
association. For example, in the Love area if they were collected with your
Makers and Wind Dancers – These are great for calling in the Ch’i. Windchimes,
whirligigs, flags and bells are particularly helpful in the Career and Wealth
Features – Fountains, waterfalls, fish tanks are particularly helpful in the
Career and Wealth areas. Make sure that the water is flowing towards the house.