The fifth of Feng Shui’s Five Elements is Water, an essential part of a well-balanced environment.
When it’s moving, Water symbolizes social activity and communication; when it’s still, Water represents clarity, reflection and the search for truth.
Water also represents cash flow for a business — this is why so many businesses have water features like fountains in their lobbies!
Just in case you can’t (or don’t want to) have an actual water fountain (affiliate link) in your home, here are a few other ways to add this wonderful refreshing element to your space.
Water’s depth is represented by black or very dark colors. But I think this bathroom might take the idea of a “water closet” to extremes!!
Clear things also symbolize Water. Elegant, ghostly chairs like this one will definitely bring “something to talk about” into a space
The painting above the couch shows how to represent Water with irregular, sinuous designs, echoing the way water makes its way through the landscape.
How are you bringing Water into your space?