Published at Sunday, February 10th 2019, 21:03:34 PM by Fabien Dubos. Mirror. 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 Saturday, October 20th 2018, 02:15:32 AM. Window Treatment By Marine Jacquier. Other window treatment ideas for overly bright rooms are curtains with heavy fabrics and dark colors. Such curtains coupled with the valances complete the whole look of the window treatments. Heavy shutters can also enhance the look of the windows drastically. The various shutter styles suitable for the purpose are raised panel or colonial style. Rolling blinds are available in various printing designs, semi-light filtering and black-out type and these also give a new look to the windows. The rolling shutters can be placed both inside or outside the house and can be decorative due to the use of different colors or materials such as bamboo. Awnings are a common choice for highly lit rooms. The positive point in the case of awnings is that the window treatment ideas which make use of awnings allow breeze to come inside while keeping the sun out.
Published at Saturday, October 20th 2018, 02:15:29 AM. Window Treatment By Quentin Bourque. 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.
Published at Saturday, October 20th 2018, 02:15:27 AM. Home Accent By Nathalie Bombelles. You could also purchase a home décor accent as a gift. Coming up with creative ideas for a gift can be rather cumbersome. Shop for home décor accents the next time you have to purchase a gift for a special occasion. Many people are on limited budgets and won't spend extra to add to their home décor. Because of this fact, giving a gift such as a vase, votive, or artist made bowl will be used and much appreciated.
Published at Saturday, October 20th 2018, 02:15:24 AM. Mirror By Fabien Dubos. There are innumerable possibilities of how you can use framed wall mirror in white enhancers. For instance, you could cover an entire wall by alternating panels of mirrors with different sections of textured wood or paint or even wallpaper. Use a delicately framed mirror in place of a painting or a work of art. You could also create an impression of a doorway where there is none. Simply get the right-sized mirror within a door jamb.
Published at Saturday, October 20th 2018, 02:15:21 AM. Pillows and Throws By Robin Rapace. Making throw pillows is an easy, yet enjoyable procedure, and after you've learned the running stitch and the backstitch, they are a breeze to work out. There are two different ways to do this; with a pillow form and with fiberfill stuffing. Either way is fine, it's just a matter of how you want to do it and how you feel most comfortable. First, to be able to choose what kind you want to make, you will want to know what a pillow form and fiberfill are, and the pros and cons between the two. First off, we have a pillow form. Basically a pillow form is a non decorative, rather ugly pillow that is stuffed inside of your fabric. It helps your pillow keep it's form, plus they're easy to use, especially for a beginner. The cons are that they can be rather expensive if you don't keep an eye out for sales and good deals.
Published at Saturday, October 20th 2018, 02:00:51 AM. Fall Decor By Quentin Bourque. 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 Saturday, October 20th 2018, 02:00:47 AM. Pillows and Throws By Nathalie Bombelles. This is an optional consideration and doesn't apply to many modern pillow varieties. If your decor is based on a traditional Victorian theme then you will undoubtedly opt for aubusson style pillows that are full of tassels and flared edges with trim to spare. Fringes definitely give the pillows more impact and for this reason you will want to use slim small edges on smaller pillows and limit the amount of large throws with big bold tassels and trim.