Published at Wednesday, January 09th 2019, 09:28:48 AM by Quentin Bourque. Area Rugs and Pads. When you walk on your antique rug, it encounters a lot of stress against the hard floor. The back of the rug, or the knots, as well as the foundation, need to be protected as best as possible. There are rug pads with holes in them and solid rug pads. In this case, the solid on is best. Moving a step ahead, a solid pad with some sort of texture on the surface is even better. This texture can safely grab your antique rug and keep it from crawling, hence reducing wear.
Published at Tuesday, November 13th 2018, 04:06:18 AM. Pillows and Throws By Marine Jacquier. When it comes to decorative pillows, the levels of craftsmanship nearly outweighs the vast designs and patterns available. If you are ready to upgrade your interior and want to add some quality to your decor there are a few things you need to know to help you select the best pillows for your money. The most vital aspect in determining pillow quality is the exterior construction; this should give you great immediate insight into the overall quality of the pillow. You'd be surprised at the shady work you can detect simply by examining the seams. Are the stitches evenly spaced from the edges? Does the pattern uniformly align at the seams, is it aligned in the middle? An easy way to tell a mistake from a unique design element is to compare two or three of the same pillow while you shop to see if they are all the same, as they should be. Also spend time examining the shape, if it is supposed to be a square throw make sure that it is. Many massed producing, quantity-over-quality dealers churn out cheap uneven pillows that are just square-ish.
Published at Tuesday, November 13th 2018, 04:06:07 AM. Fall Decor By Fabien Dubos. One of the best ways to attract attention in a room is to have a beautiful centerpiece that can be placed on a table in the room. For the living room, it can be the coffee table. For the dining room, your centerpiece can go on the table or on the buffet. In the bedroom, you can place the decor centerpiece on top of a dresser or on the nightstand.
Published at Tuesday, November 13th 2018, 04:01:14 AM. Window Treatment By Robin Rapace. For complete sunlight protection and privacy, the benefits of using screens are outstanding. It is the vital part of decoration in Asian and Spanish homes. The striking patterns of grill work screen are highly appealing. When style is your important concern, shades are selected depending on the style of the room. The roller shades and sun control shades come in special designs that will smoothly blend with the décor. The curtains are another type of windows treatment that adds a touch of elegance to the surroundings at a lower cost. This cost-effective method is very popular in regulating sunlight and privacy. The curtains with a fixed drapery will suit with any interior arrangements in the most beautiful way.
Published at Tuesday, November 13th 2018, 04:01:10 AM. Mirror By Nathalie Bombelles. Place a mirror over the fireplace. For most home's the fireplace is already the focal point of the room in which it resides. Add more emphasis to the fireplace by placing a beautifully framed mirror above the mantel. This will enlarge the room, and add a reflective surface to the décor you place on the mantle. From candle sticks to seasonal décor, a fireplace begs for a gorgeous mirror to adorn it.
Published at Tuesday, November 13th 2018, 03:53:10 AM. Home Accent By Marine Jacquier. Being too cluttered doesn't make a home more attractive. It just makes it look cluttered. Using accent pieces to spruce up your home shouldn't create a cacophony of various artifacts that just end up needing a good dusting every week. You are looking for spatial relationships that work well within each room of your house. So, if you start with the basics and then work your way from there you can enhance your home without cluttering it.
Published at Tuesday, November 13th 2018, 03:53:09 AM. Wall Decor By Nathalie Bombelles. Luxuries are usually not mere essential extravagances; Luxury often provide stunning pleasure and comfort and in this way become necessary for sumptuous living. Luxurious wall decor can, even if only momentarily, make your surroundings more generous and meaningful. The rosettes on the walls, the elegant panels and crown molding, the magnificent chandeliers that capture your attention, the roaring fire framed by a hand-crafted fireplace mantel, the pure heavenly feeling of life's blessings are immediate and can be continuously uplifting. Luxury means keenly appreciating some of life's finest things despite some sacrifice, whether it's one small piece of chocolate a day, having tea served in pretty china or enjoying fresh flowers on the background of beautifully embellished walls in the home.
Published at Tuesday, November 13th 2018, 03:53:06 AM. Home Accent By Quentin Bourque. Home accents are the finishing touches of a decorating scheme. Part of bringing an inspiration to life is through adding colorful, unique and stylish accessories. These tasteful elements may be area rugs, vases, accent bowls, faux or fresh plants and art objects to display. Other accent furnishings include wall mirrors, beautiful accent tables or invest in dramatic window treatments.