Start with your ‘big picture’ vision, Decide on your overall style or theme. Create a vision in your mind of your home in its total overview sense, as you would like to see it be & feel like.
The best examples of home decorating interiors are often done on a shoestring budget - but the beauty is that you'd never know. You can make a tiny shoe-box sized apartment look good with paint, a few decent pieces of furniture, beautiful decorative cushions & home accents, some personal or puchased art, well chosen proper lighting, gorgeous rugs or matting, & the most important of all – a dose of imagination & elbow grease.
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Now, I’m certainly not advocating that you slavishly follow a particular style. Remember, the focus here at my website is helping you develop your own individual style & your intuitive knowingness & confidence about what is you & what is right for you. This is about you & only you. We’ve spent quite a bit of focus on the importance of developing your own style – one that really expresses who you are.
Display your collectibles in clusters or groupings to create a theme. Think big & display them en masse & make a grand statement. A fireplace & mantel is a perfect place to display your family photos, collectibles, ornaments, a tall vase with willow or dramatic fresh flowers, or holiday decorations. (text link to Christmas decorating).