Published at Sunday, November 11th 2018, 10:29:53 AM by Quentin Bourque. Mirror. Decorating with mirrors improves interior lighting. A room that is painted in a dark color can seem smaller and even feel oppressive. Adding mirrors to one or more walls can offset the darkness and enhance the color of walls. The best way to improve a room's lighting without using more electricity is to place mirrors opposite windows. The mirrors will reflect natural sunlight streaming through the windows and brighten the whole room. Some homeowners even report a savings in energy costs by simply reflecting the free light from the sun.
Published at Friday, December 14th 2018, 09:57:20 AM by Nathalie Bombelles. Mirror. The farmed Wall mirrors can be used to turn your kitchen into a sophisticated room that matches the gourmet meals you cook for your family. Cabinet doors are always interesting choices. If you use them on the cabinets above your counter, you create an impression of a much bigger kitchen. Then again, use them as a two-foot high panel on the wall behind your counter and you can add depth. Do you have an awkwardly placed wall in your kitchen? Dress it up with a trendy wall mirror.
Published at Wednesday, November 07th 2018, 06:24:43 AM by Fabien Dubos. Mirror. Two-way mirrors have been an intrinsic part of Hollywood creations. Placed for the security purpose they always served in creating an ideal platform for the romantic twist in it. Watch Bobby yes the superhit Hollywood flick and you would know the best use mirrors can be put to. Mirrors are messengers when you reflect the sunlight in somebody's face and ask them to move out of the library and rather take a lesson in romance. Neolithic mirrors have been discovered, made by grinding down obsidian rocks and polishing them to an incredible sheen. They were then used in India in textiles, crafts and toys as well. Gujrat is the place in India to find beautiful mirror worked dresses. Objects in mirror are closer than they appear, I would rather reframe it and say mirrors in themselves are closer to us than they appear. So, handle them with care.
Published at Monday, October 15th 2018, 22:26:55 PM. Pillows and Throws By Quentin Bourque. The interior of your throw pillow is also important and should be well inspected. Most quality pillows are two separate pieces, the cover and the actual pillow. A removable cover is quite handy when it comes time to clean the pillow, and can be reused after years of wear have flattened the original interior pillow. Also note that good fill materials should flatten easily but not permanently. You can test this by giving a little punch to the center of the pillow, if the pillow does not budge then it is made of cheap synthetics that will stay flat forever once they do get a little wear. If the pillow takes a moment but eventually gets it's swagger back this is a good indicator that the pillow can be easily fluffed and will spring back to life over years of usage. Fill materials usually range from synthetic polyester to full on goose down and everything in-between. Down pillows are excellent, but if you are purchasing one be sure to inspect the insulation quality of the feathers. Feather tips sticking out of the pillow are a good indicator of expensive materials coupled with shady craftsmanship (not to mention getting poked).
Published at Monday, October 15th 2018, 22:26:51 PM. Mirror By Robin Rapace. Another important feature of a wall mirror is if you want your mirror framed or frameless. If you go with a framed wall mirror, you have a large variety of choices. Here we will start out with what material your mirror frame can be made from. Your frame material choices are metal, wood, resin/acrylic, glass and believe it or not there are also available recycled magazines and recycled newspapers under the category of "Other Frame Materials." So when it comes to frames for your wall mirror, the category is wide open.
Published at Monday, October 15th 2018, 22:26:49 PM. Fall Decor By Fabien Dubos. Your mantle will highlight your room so you want to decorate it accordingly. Outline or trim your mantle in leaf garland that can be picked up at any home decorating store. You can accent the mantle with a few candles that are brown in color. You don't want to place too many decorations on the mantle or it will look too crowded. Keep it simple and remember to only accent it. You want the rest of your room to blend in together with the mantle. Place a natural flokati rug down in front of the fireplace, but far enough away that it won't catch on fire when you are burning your wood. The flokati rugs are beautiful ad ca match with almost any decor. You ca also buy colored flokati rugs that can blend I with your decor. These rugs are also made from different material as well.
Published at Monday, October 15th 2018, 22:15:48 PM. Home Accent By Fabien Dubos. I get many decorating ideas from reading home magazines or from visiting the websites of professional interior designers that show portfolios of their design projects. These are a couple of the places I look to for inspiration to decorate my home. I notice how furniture is arranged in living room spaces, the color palettes being used and take note of the accent furnishings that complete the décor.
Published at Monday, October 15th 2018, 22:15:45 PM. Fall Decor By Magali Courbis. Candles have become ever popular accent today. Look for texture like beeswax, and subtle colors ivory, gold, bronzes and coppers to add a gleam. Available in a wide range of hues, scents, shapes and sizes - you can mix and match to suit your taste. Remember to vary the heights and use odd numbered groupings for a more eclectic and festive feel. Include an array of shapes too, cylindrical, square, triangular, and round are among the most popular. Avoid placing candles on the same surface where there is a lamp - good rule of thumb is to avoid using candles where you have another light source. Use scented candles sparingly and with care so as not to compete with each other. Many are made without scent, particularly for those persons who may be allergy sensitive.
Published at Monday, October 15th 2018, 22:04:19 PM. Pillows and Throws By Marine Jacquier. Neck pillows are also placed on couches and can have a design matching the throw pillows. Silk thread tassels that are of the same color as the velvet can be used to enhance throw pillows and look decorative. Middle Eastern throw pillows are popular for their exquisite floral embroidery. Colors used are predominantly popular in this region. These pillows are soft and are used on either coaches or chairs. An array of throw pillows on a bed also imparts an elegant look to the bedroom.
Published at Monday, October 15th 2018, 22:01:24 PM. Home Accent By Nathalie Bombelles. Interior design doesn't have to be purely decorative. Many household items are functional as well as stylish. Everything from clocks to shower curtains can enhance the look and feel of a room. If you're looking for a way to cool down this summer without breaking the bank, we have a solution that is inexpensive and that can also add a new note of style to a room: ceiling fans. Because the ceiling fan lightens the mood of a room, having one in an ornate, baroque style undercuts the best use of the ceiling fan as a decorative item.