Zen is like a way of living and a life style. It can also be very personal. Decorating your home around the zen life style means clearing it of clutter, keeping the patterns of the home light and with lots of space. It almost embodies the minimalist philosophy but with its own twist. Some ways of making the home look zen inspired is to go for some earthy tones. Soft tones such as grey, white, or either colors of beige or soft pink would be a great place to start. These colors help with inducing calmness and relaxation. Check out these 20 zen interior design ideas.