Published at Saturday, October 20th 2018, 02:15:27 AM by Nathalie Bombelles. 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 Thursday, October 18th 2018, 03:41:19 AM. Window Treatment By Quentin Bourque. The term has been evolved as a decorative element, but is often used to describe various coverings like sheers, curtains, blinds, cornices, shutters and valances. For both houses and business firms, blinds are commonly used for window treatments. Now wide varieties of blinds are available like the paper blinds, mini blinds, slat blinds and verticals. The blinds made of wood are a special choice for modern homes. The wooden slat blinds and woven wood blinds are perfect for any stylish interiors. In extreme weather conditions, shutters are the most widely opted treatment for ventilation and insulation. These shutters are made of faux wood and keep the unwanted glare away to give maximum comfort.
Published at Thursday, October 18th 2018, 03:40:47 AM. Pillows and Throws By Marine Jacquier. You will usually want to pick an odd number of pillows somewhere around three and seven for a natural asymmetrical look. If you're a balance freak like I am you may not be able to help the impulse to place an even number or either side, this is OK but takes a little from the "chic" factor. Also, opting of a smaller number of larger pillows rather than a ton of small ones provides a much cleaner look, but for certain motifs and backdrops you may want a really full appearance where the smaller pillows will be ideal.
Published at Thursday, October 18th 2018, 03:40:43 AM. Home Accent By Nathalie Bombelles. 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 Thursday, October 18th 2018, 03:40:40 AM. Pillows and Throws By Fabien Dubos. Besides, decorative pilows are rich in style and designs. These are available in various shapes and sizes and presents a true experience of luxurious feeling. The range is preferred by those who desire to renovate their living rooms and dream homes. Designed as per latest market trends the entire spectrum can easily withstand everyday wear and tear. The piilows are available in printed, striped, embroidered and fringed varieties. and adorned with ribbons and laces. These can be placed on bed as well as couch and lounge for back support. Stuffed with extremely soft material, these pillows offer a relaxed sleep with ultimate comfort. Pillows and throws are a significant bedding ensemble. Throws are best for a luxurious and relaxed sleep. These offer warmth and snuggness just like blankets and can be used for both single and double beds.Available in beautiful patchwork patterns and heavy embroidery works, these are widely preferred in households.
Published at Thursday, October 18th 2018, 03:40:37 AM. Mirror By Nathalie Bombelles. 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 Thursday, October 18th 2018, 03:34:04 AM. Fall Decor By Magali Courbis. Swap out accessories. Like any great outfit, our rooms have accessories, too. Consider changing out a few for the season (not necessarily to fall-themed decor), with items you love, but might be storing away because don't have room to showcase year-round. Swap out accessories on your bookcases, coffee tables and sofa tables to create an instant new look. If you have a large art collection, consider changing out the main art in your rooms so you can enjoy your often-seen pieces.
Published at Thursday, October 18th 2018, 03:33:50 AM. Home Accent By Magali Courbis. 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.