Published at Friday, November 02nd 2018, 03:28:53 AM by Fabien Dubos. Window Treatment. When looking into different window treatments it is important to think about the room. Are you designing the treatments around existing decor or completely renovating? Here is a tip to consider when using a light filtering blind as part of a window treatment layer to create a combination of treatments to soften the blinds and add flair. This can be done pairing a floor length sheer and drape or by adding a colorful valance.
Published at Saturday, November 03rd 2018, 06:44:26 AM by Magali Courbis. Window Treatment. 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 Friday, August 10th 2018, 08:27:04 AM. Home Accent By Marine Jacquier. Your home accents and your wall hangings should not clash. It's not uncommon for many people to decorate using their wall hangings as the basis for their accent piece selection. However, sometimes a wall hanging just doesn't lend itself to inspiration. You might find that using new accent pieces as your inspiration gives you a better ability to blend your looks.
Published at Thursday, August 09th 2018, 08:27:00 AM. Home Accent By Magali Courbis. If you are career-oriented, busy and always travelling, you need a modern home that is easy to clean and maintain. A modern home must have the right furniture and fixture. Aside from that, it needs modern accent furniture that blends well with the other furniture pieces. Your modern place must have the right pieces to make it alive and not boring. Do not be afraid to experiment on colors and patterns. Some homes have bold colors such as black and maroon. Printed patterns such as stripes, tiger and abstract designs go well with dark colors.
Published at Tuesday, August 07th 2018, 08:17:24 AM. Home Accent By Nathalie Bombelles. 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 Monday, August 06th 2018, 08:17:22 AM. Home Accent By Marine Jacquier. There are wide arrays of decorative home accents available. Accents can range from vases, votives, to artist made bowls. Finding the right accent to spruce up your home can be a pleasurable experience. You want to find the precise accent that will add comfort to your home. A home with decorative home accents can make a guest feel more welcome.
Published at Saturday, August 04th 2018, 08:17:19 AM. Home Accent By Magali Courbis. 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 Friday, August 03rd 2018, 08:17:15 AM. Window Treatment By Fabien Dubos. 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 Thursday, August 02nd 2018, 11:41:33 AM. Window Treatment By Fabien Dubos. Apart from the light colored curtains, you can also put light colored shades and blinds. The blinds can be placed in a vertical, horizontal or rolling fashion. The material of the blinds also varies depending on the use. For a contemporary look and low budget solutions, one of the best window treatment ideas in blinds are the PVC blinds. These are heavy, strong and easy to maintain. These come in many colors and their slats can be placed horizontally or vertically depending upon your preference. The wooden blinds have a good visual appeal to them. These are best suited for rooms and houses with wooden finish. The wooden blinds are good for excessively bright rooms where the interiors of the rooms require darkening. Roman blinds are also quite popular. This category of window coverings are easy to handle can also be made at home using either new or old curtain fabrics.