Published at Friday, December 14th 2018, 10:03:24 AM by Fabien Dubos. Home Accent. Victorian design styles are often used by people who love the feel of the nineteenth century and are yet implemented with modern conveniences. Common woods often used in cabinets are oak, cherry or sometimes mahogany and traditional colors are preferred. For such designs, contemporary hardware can work but should have a vintage feel for example iron or antique pseudo pewter. On the other hand, Southern and ocean-side area styles favor stucco as it endures well. This design style will typically have accented windows like the bay type windows or will have narrow, long encased or boxed windows. Often the doors are accented with shutters of wood or slate and painted over with vibrant colors. Clay pots and ceramic statues would complement the ceramic tile flooring, which is often seen in Mediterranean design. This design style will often have big open living areas that make good use of the outside weather and the use of brighter colors in fabrics like drapes would accentuate the design.
Published at Tuesday, November 06th 2018, 03:06:56 AM by Marine Jacquier. Pillows and Throws. Boyfriend pillows are available only in Japan, and are shaped like a pair of arms. The person curls up with it and it is said to be both comfortable and comforting because it is like a boyfriend who can never leave you. Bed pillows will eventually become soiled, through the accumulation of sweat and potentially saliva and of human skin cells. Dust mites live in pillows, feeding on the skin cells that gather and thus 10% of the weight of a two year old pillow may be dust mites, dust mite feces and dead mites.
Published at Sunday, November 11th 2018, 10:30:00 AM. Window Treatment By Nathalie Bombelles. Traditional treatments can range from long, draping curtains to vertical slats. It's mostly a matter of personal taste. They are often tied to the sides but can operate on horizontal sliders or be pulled straight up. Traditional styles may also encompass prints, usually floral and understated. Sheers and heavy fabrics may be combined or used separately, but often traditional styles blend usability with decoration in a very versatile way.
Published at Sunday, November 11th 2018, 10:29:53 AM. Mirror By Quentin Bourque. 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 Sunday, November 11th 2018, 10:29:41 AM. Area Rugs and Pads By Robin Rapace. Ideally, your rug should be slightly smaller than the area covered by furniture. Moreover, area rugs should be large enough to set the gathering space while allowing circulation space. Depending on the designer and the space, your rug may vary significantly in size. Nevertheless, a good rule of thumb is to allow the front legs of chairs and sofas to be placed on the rug.
Published at Friday, November 09th 2018, 05:25:24 AM. Fall Decor By Nathalie Bombelles. If you don't have a fireplace, you can place an electric portable fireplace in your room instead. If you want to complete the look, a fireplace does help with that. Whether your fireplace is usable or not, you want to place wood beside of it in order to bring out the look of warmth in the room. Having a visual picture of warmth helps the room to feel warm.
Published at Friday, November 09th 2018, 05:24:08 AM. Home Accent By Robin Rapace. The end tables are not just a nice addition for our rooms but it also have a special role in revamping any place. It can hold any of our lamps, plants, vases and frames. Now, an Accent coffee table can help us accommodate our guest and leaving them a nice impression with this. Both can add a personal touch for our home and provide the service we need.
Published at Friday, November 09th 2018, 05:24:01 AM. Mirror By Fabien Dubos. Next thing on your list is to decide on what color you would like your mirror frame to be. Although your color choices are unlimited if you choose to go with a custom color. There are also a few standard colors available. Your standard colors are brown, gold, silver, black, bronze, white, copper and red. If you vision a multi-colored mirror frame or some color to match the decor of the room, you can have your wall mirror frame made to match the color. You are in total control of the full color spectrum.
Published at Friday, November 09th 2018, 05:23:49 AM. Home Accent By Magali Courbis. Another way to decorate your room is through accent tables. Traditional accent tables are made of hardwood and are usually carved with designs. Modern accent tables have different and stylish looks. It includes plain wood table, 3-tier designer glass table, retro style triangular black top table, cube ottoman, red cedar end table, console table, conference table with cherry finish or a nesting table.