Published at Wednesday, April 18th 2018, 09:18:48 AM by Marine Jacquier. Home Accent. Picture Frames: The size and shape of a frame determine the outlook of an art. The frame must complement the art work in it. You can use it to enclose a delicate piece of art or a cherished family photograph. Choose a picture frame carefully in such a way that it would serve as a great accent and add to the harmony of your room.
Published at Friday, November 09th 2018, 05:19:34 AM. Window Treatment By Robin Rapace. With curtains, consider placing a chic, modern oval mirror on the opposite wall to help reflect light. This is important since curtains do prohibit some natural light from entering your home. Pairing them with a mirror can help increase the amount of natural light you receive during the day.
Published at Friday, November 09th 2018, 05:19:27 AM. Wall Decor By Nathalie Bombelles. One very popular type of modern decor is called minimalist decor. In this decorating style less is more. The idea is to keep furnishings and accents to a minimum. Generally, all the pieces in the room will have their space and function and nothing more is added. If you have ever seen pictures of modern homes where there is a small smattering of furniture in a large room and a lot of open space left, this is a great example of minimalism.
Published at Friday, November 09th 2018, 05:19:15 AM. Window Treatment By Magali Courbis. Window treatments should facilitate looking out of the window from within the room and prevent or hamper looking inside the room. This can be achieved by the proper shades, coverings and shutters. While ventilation is unaffected the view from the window is enhanced while privacy is maintained. Choosing the right blinds for the purpose will go a long way in decorating the inside of the house while maintaining privacy as well. The kind of blinds chosen for privacy will depend on the kind of house and where the window is facing.
Published at Friday, November 09th 2018, 05:19:07 AM. Area Rugs and Pads By Fabien Dubos. There are several different kinds of rug pads for different types of floors and floor covering like thick rugs and oriental rugs for any type of flooring, cushions and carpet liners for hardwood, bamboo and ceramic tile floors, non-skid for organic hard floors and pads for outdoor patio, porch or deck floors among others.
Published at Wednesday, November 07th 2018, 06:33:38 AM. Area Rugs and Pads By Robin Rapace. For rugs that do not tend to slip, a 100% felt jute pad is excellent. This is dense enough to protect the floor from scratches and indentations. Make sure that the felt rug pad is a 40 ounce, referring to the amount of fiber there is per square yard of pad. The higher the ounce, the more dense the carpet pad. If the rug tends to slip, then a felt and natural rubber rug pad is ideal. Here, the key is to make sure it is natural rubber as opposed to the chemical sprays that look and feel like rubber but actually could severely harm the floor.
Published at Wednesday, November 07th 2018, 06:33:30 AM. Fall Decor By Nathalie Bombelles. It's the little things. Lampshades and picture frame mats are often overlooked when updating for the season, but changing them is an easy and effective way to change a room. Whether it's shades on your overhead lighting fixture or the lampshades in your family room, add a new, colorful shade to create a different feeling in the room. If you picture frame mats are white/cream consider adding a mat with color to add a pop to your pictures. Use the same color on all mats to unify your photos.
Published at Wednesday, November 07th 2018, 06:33:17 AM. Pillows and Throws By Marine Jacquier. Most of the designers recommend that large furniture like loveseats and sofas. Yes, it is true. With large furniture, you can use small patterns for your throw pillows or you can use neutral tones. But small furniture can also be accentuated with decorative throw pillows. These throw pillows are layered to add pattern, color, or theme. If you try to be creative on your choice of design, you can make your place more versatile. Anytime, you can swiftly update and change your pillows.