Published at Wednesday, January 09th 2019, 09:28:43 AM by Marine Jacquier. Area Rugs and Pads. I have been restoring and caring for antique rugs for years and have always used one of two pads. The first is a recycled jute pad that is as dense as can be for its kind. This is a 40 ounce weight, which is on the higher quality level of jute pads. This weight means there is a dense compression of fiber per square yard and this is important for protection and resistance. This pad can be used under all antique rugs that do not tend to slide around, mainly room size ones.
Published at Thursday, October 18th 2018, 00:50:59 AM. Pillows and Throws By Marine Jacquier. When it comes to decorative pillows, the levels of craftsmanship nearly outweighs the vast designs and patterns available. If you are ready to upgrade your interior and want to add some quality to your decor there are a few things you need to know to help you select the best pillows for your money. The most vital aspect in determining pillow quality is the exterior construction; this should give you great immediate insight into the overall quality of the pillow. You'd be surprised at the shady work you can detect simply by examining the seams. Are the stitches evenly spaced from the edges? Does the pattern uniformly align at the seams, is it aligned in the middle? An easy way to tell a mistake from a unique design element is to compare two or three of the same pillow while you shop to see if they are all the same, as they should be. Also spend time examining the shape, if it is supposed to be a square throw make sure that it is. Many massed producing, quantity-over-quality dealers churn out cheap uneven pillows that are just square-ish.
Published at Thursday, October 18th 2018, 00:50:56 AM. Pillows and Throws By Marine Jacquier. Besides, decorative pilows are rich in style and designs. These are available in various shapes and sizes and presents a true experience of luxurious feeling. The range is preferred by those who desire to renovate their living rooms and dream homes. Designed as per latest market trends the entire spectrum can easily withstand everyday wear and tear. The piilows are available in printed, striped, embroidered and fringed varieties. and adorned with ribbons and laces. These can be placed on bed as well as couch and lounge for back support. Stuffed with extremely soft material, these pillows offer a relaxed sleep with ultimate comfort. Pillows and throws are a significant bedding ensemble. Throws are best for a luxurious and relaxed sleep. These offer warmth and snuggness just like blankets and can be used for both single and double beds.Available in beautiful patchwork patterns and heavy embroidery works, these are widely preferred in households.
Published at Thursday, October 18th 2018, 00:50:53 AM. Mirror By Fabien Dubos. Vanity mirrors can be used for function in a bathroom, full-length mirrors for a dressing area, dresser mirrors for a bedroom, and entry mirrors for a hallway. Mirrors can also be used as an accent in your room. For example, hang one over your dining room buffet or fireplace mantel. Try positioning a mirror at the base of your staircase for a dramatic look in your hallway.
Published at Thursday, October 18th 2018, 00:50:50 AM. Wall Decor By Robin Rapace. The newest entry into the world of decorative wall decor used by the masses is metal wall art. Traditionally made of iron or other heavy metal, it's easy to find unique pieces that perhaps weren't originally used in this capacity in an antique or thrift store. Going to places such as that and looking at items with a different set of eyes makes it possible to turn any metal item from the past into decorative wall decor. From street signs to horseshoes, people are taking things from long ago and using them to create an interesting display on their walls. It's also a less expensive way to decorate.
Published at Thursday, October 18th 2018, 00:50:48 AM. Home Accent By Quentin Bourque. 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 Thursday, October 18th 2018, 00:50:45 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.
Published at Thursday, October 18th 2018, 00:31:56 AM. Area Rugs and Pads By Marine Jacquier. There are three reasons that using a quality rug pad is important. First off, this goes a long way in making sure that your rug is durable and lasts for years on end. If your rug is simply laid on top of wood or concrete, it is going to wear quickly. And while you may not notice this early on, as time goes by, you will surely be able to tell that your rug is beginning to wear out. To avoid this, make sure that the proper rug pad is used. And if you are not the one doing the installation, you should make sure that you still know what is going on. After all, once your rug is in place there is no possible way to determine with 100 percent accuracy as to if the right pad was used. In fact, the only way that you could do this would be by lifting the entire rug; a process that you probably do not want to get involved with.