Fireplaces are a fabulous focus for a room & an attractive architectural feature – They add a cozy homey touch with warmth & personality to your room & your home. So if you have a fabulous grand fireplace, make it the focus & anchor of your room around which you arrange other things.
Home Decorating with Color, Choose the Right Colors for YOU!. Home decorating with color is by far the quickest way you can change a room’s look & feel dramatically, & inexpensively. We talked about color choice in Ideas & Tips & explored the colors you gravitate toward, & considered the color of the clothing you like wearing, amongst other things. You may want to revisit that section briefly now – go here/text link.
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Most importantly, the more your home decorating reflects who you are & the things you love, the longer you will be happy with it for an extended period of time, & the longer it will last. Remember that the more understated & elegant the interior the longer it will stand the test of time & last.
For dramatic impact, you can experiment with one wall as a ‘feature wall’ & make a theatrical, spectacular statement! This way you can also see whether you like & feel comfortable with incorporating a bit of dramatic ‘look at me’ impact into a room, & how you feel about the intensity of the color. Its better to start with a lighter version of the color – you can always darken the intensity. That’s easier than the other way around.