Published at Tuesday, November 06th 2018, 02:49:44 AM by Magali Courbis. Fall Decor. Reorganized Furniture: Temperatures are dipping and it is a great idea to group your furniture into cozy conversation areas, preferably near the fireplace. You can also place a set of furniture close to windows which get maximum sunlight during the day. Warm Scents: It's a great idea to use slightly darker more opaque hues of upholstery during fall as it will make your home feel cozy and warm. However, you can use potpourri oil or even burn cinnamon sticks on your stove for a long, lingering fragrance in your home.
Published at Tuesday, November 06th 2018, 03:13:10 AM by Fabien Dubos. Fall Decor. Now that you've softened the floor, dressed the sofa, and decorated the table it's time to add inspiration to the walls. Consider creating your own works of art by taking photos of fall imagery and framing them in handsome wood or elegant metals. Most home furnishings stores carry a wide selection of framed prints landscapes, still lifes, Impressionist visions, abstract contemporaries. Special cards and notes you have received can also make a lovely statement as a framed memento. Don't forget children's artwork to add color and whimsy. By using ready-made, standard frames you can change out the work as often as new pieces are brought from school! You can also frame up a host of non-paper elements; try a family heirloom quilt hung on a wall, or a needlepoint scene crafted over several months, elegantly framed. Perhaps you have collectibles that would benefit from shadow boxing, like tickets and programs from shows or sports memorabilia. Make it personal and flexible to suit your mood and the changing seasons.
Published at Wednesday, October 31st 2018, 05:32:42 AM by Magali Courbis. Fall Decor. 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 Friday, December 14th 2018, 10:01:06 AM. Window Treatment By Robin Rapace. The furniture in the room is selected and placed in accordance with the windows and the window coverings determine the kind of upholstery the furniture will have. treatment entails decorating the window with some form of curtains, blinds or shutters. These window must be carefully chosen in order to complement the room as well as the window.
Published at Friday, December 14th 2018, 09:57:56 AM. Mirror By Nathalie Bombelles. 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, December 14th 2018, 09:57:49 AM. Pillows and Throws By Marine Jacquier. Various companies offer classy range of home linen that are manufactured using sophisticated technologies. They adopt innovative measures in developing a unique collection that is stringently tested for ensuring durability, color fastness, shrink resistance, etc. table runners offered by these companies are available in attractive shades, desigsn and shades. The soothing colour schemes suits the taste and preferences of customers and enlivens the table decor. Offering complete satisfaction to the end users, these are made from best quality fabrics.
Published at Friday, December 14th 2018, 09:57:44 AM. Pillows and Throws By Magali Courbis. The interior décor of homes and one's dressing sense reflects one's aesthetic taste. In order to maintain the upbeat in entire milieu, it is essential to remain updated with the latest trends. It is also important to carry oneself in sync with the current trends in vogue. Dresses reflect ones persona and carry a unique style statement. The Printed soft cotton scarves are a great way to accessorize any outfit. Available in diverse designs, colors, prints, checks etc., these offer a sassy and casual look that blends well with different attires.
Published at Friday, December 14th 2018, 09:57:37 AM. Area Rugs and Pads By Fabien Dubos. Increasing the life of your area rug: Did you know that rugs wear out from the underside first? This is because the rug is constantly being rubbed and crushed against the floor when anyone walks on it. A rug pad will cushion the rug and keep it looking good for a lot longer than just having the rug on the floor. You don't want your new rug to age prematurely.
Published at Friday, December 14th 2018, 09:57:20 AM. Mirror By Nathalie Bombelles. The frame the mirror sits in is the key to having your mirror complement, or even define the decorating style in your room. Frames come in all materials and textures. Try a distressed wood frame for a French Country feel, a wrought iron or embossed metal for a rich Tuscan or Mediterranean look, or sleek chrome for a contemporary room.
Published at Friday, December 14th 2018, 09:57:14 AM. Area Rugs and Pads By Quentin Bourque. You can find pads for carpets in different designs for various applications that include smooth floors such as hardwood, laminate and tile. The pads for such floors are made from a kind of rubber mesh. Vinyl coated polyester also makes a good pad that is highly effective in keeping the rug in place, use it with dark colored rugs.