Published at Thursday, August 09th 2018, 08:27:00 AM by Magali Courbis. 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 Sunday, November 04th 2018, 06:46:11 AM. Window Treatment By Fabien Dubos. Blinds and shades are a great base for windows. There are a variety of options to choose from and contain modern elements. You can purchase blinds and shades in a multitude of materials from honeycomb, bamboo, fabric, vinyl, wood and a variety of others. Another terrific option that comes along with using blinds and shades is the ability to change the light allowed within a room. Window blinds and shades can be specially ordered to fit any window. You will find vertical blinds, horizontal blinds, vertical shades and vertical blinds to fit any room in your home while creating incomparable style.
Published at Saturday, November 03rd 2018, 06:44:29 AM. Pillows and Throws By Fabien Dubos. Children love pillows as much or maybe even more than their parents. Now there are all kinds of kids novelty pillows available so they can sleep with their favorite cartoon character or TV hero, adding to their sense of comfort and security throughout the night. Kids, however, are not the only ones who have a favorite pillow. Most families know that each family member will claim a pillow on the bed or on the couch and claim it as theirs! Those pillows just seem to fit them in all the right places to add to their sense of well-being and comfort.
Published at Saturday, November 03rd 2018, 06:44:26 AM. Window Treatment By Magali Courbis. Drapery and curtains are two entirely different sets of window treatments in interior design; though the terms are often used interchangeably. Drapery refers to pleated panels that hang from decorative rods or poles. This type of window treatment is moveable and can be opened during the day and closed in the evening.
Published at Saturday, November 03rd 2018, 06:44:23 AM. Mirror By Marine Jacquier. Let me start with a question. Which room in your home will this wall mirror hang in? Since we are only talking about wall mounted mirrors, your first thought should be the style. For the most part the different styles of wall mirrors are Traditional, Ornate, Modern, Frameless, Venetian and Kids. Next you should think about what shape you would like this wall hanging mirror. Here your choices are rectangle, square, round, oval, arched, abstract, sunburst, octagon and custom.
Published at Saturday, November 03rd 2018, 06:40:45 AM. Fall Decor By Nathalie Bombelles. A new 'Welcome.' Update your exterior entry way with a new welcome mat, one that can handle the fall/winter traffic and that coordinates with your home. Blanket your rooms with warmth. On your bed and sofa, or on a window seat, add a warm blanket in a fall color that coordinates with your decor (think warm oranges, reds, plums, browns, greens or deep gold tones). This is both practical and beautiful-adding a new color to an often-used living space creates an instant update. If you are changing your entire bedding for the season, consider changing your bed skirt, too.
Published at Saturday, November 03rd 2018, 06:40:42 AM. Pillows and Throws By Robin Rapace. 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 Saturday, November 03rd 2018, 06:36:16 AM. Fall Decor By Quentin Bourque. Fall decorating projects are a great idea considering your kids are back at school and the chilly weather outside. You can utilize your time to go through your cupboards and find items which you can use to add to your home decor. Natural Appeal: You can gather a number of organic elements to decorate your home for fall. Colored leaves, pumpkins and gourds, dried corn, fruits or any such decorations are a great idea and you can use them creatively for simple and beautiful arrangements around your home. For instance you can use a rustic basket, fill it with fresh apples, throw in some preserved leaves and you have a great decorative piece.