Published at Thursday, May 17th 2018, 09:45:51 AM by Marine Jacquier. Window Treatment. Victorian window shades are often made of bold, medium to heavy weight material. Laces, tassels, and other various forms of ornamentation often adorn stately valances and flowing drapes. Scalloped sheer fabrics and sometimes lace are common. The trend seems to be that the focal point is the window treatments, not the windows. Alternatively, another beautiful Victorian look requires scrapping the blinds and instead using mosaic stained windows.
Published at Friday, November 09th 2018, 05:20:16 AM. Mirror By Magali Courbis. The shape of the mirror and how you hang it will also make an impact on your space. For example, hanging a mirror vertically will add height to a space while hanging a mirror horizontally will fill a wall. Also, adding a round mirror to a boxy room will liven up the space. The round shape adds interest by breaking up all of the straight lines. In addition, mirrors with an arched or richly ornamented top are an elegant way to dress up a space. Traditionally this shape has been used above a mantle. Mirrors are a fabulous tool to add depth and light to a room. This makes them a great idea for smaller spaces. Mirrors will make smaller spaces feel larger by giving the room the appearance of having more depth. Light from windows and light fixtures will reflect in mirrors and bounce back into a room adding more light to the space. A mirror in a room without windows will reflect the lights and make the room appear brighter. Another great idea is to place a mirror behind anything you want to highlight when you are displaying items. Mirrors catch your eye and will therefore show off the things in front of it.
Published at Friday, November 09th 2018, 05:20:12 AM. Fall Decor By Marine Jacquier. 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 Friday, November 09th 2018, 05:20:06 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 Friday, November 09th 2018, 05:19:48 AM. Area Rugs and Pads By Marine Jacquier. rug and into the pad. Rug-pads are very absorbent, so they will soak up any spills that happen to the carpet. It is easier to clean up the spill on the rug because most of the spill is caught in the pad. And pads are easy to clean because they are machine-washable. Plus, it is cheaper to replace a stained pad that it is to have to buy a car. Another plus to the pad's absorbency is that it also will protect the floor from getting stained by a spill.
Published at Friday, November 09th 2018, 05:19:46 AM. Wall Decor By Quentin Bourque. The term "Canvas" refers to a heavy textile fabric material which is normally used in producing all kinds of artworks. Wall decors can also be designed on such canvas platforms. In most cases, canvas art appears as re-productions of the art works of famous artists of old. For instance, the works of Van Gogh, the great Dutch artist who have died long ago are still being reproduced on canvas platforms. Many artists today do produce all kinds of creative canvas art works that bear images such as that of flowers, objects, humans and so on. They are wonderful piece of artworks you can always use for.
Published at Friday, November 09th 2018, 05:19:39 AM. Pillows and Throws By Quentin Bourque. Various designs can be incorporated while making throw pillows. Holiday prints can be used if pillows are meant for Christmas celebration. Animal or cartoon motifs may appeal to kids and can be used as throw pillows. Fabric paint also can be used to decorate throw pillows. It can be painted by either brush or stencil. Some of them could be sponge painted or rubber-stamped.
Published at Friday, November 09th 2018, 05:19:34 AM. Window Treatment By Robin Rapace. The cornice is a padded box that is covered in fabric and if desired, a type of trim. The edges can be shaped, such as scalloped, rounded or straight. These are often favored because they can help to conceal any existing hardware that is used to hang other window treatments, thus providing a more seamless overall look in a room.