Create an ‘atmosphere’ – Lighting is a fabulous mood creator. Create a focus with a lamp in a corner, or particular spot for accent. Light scented candles, listen to music you love, use soaps that are creamy, luxurious, lathery & smell great. Go for the multi sensory approach.
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.
A lot of you have said that you want to make your home look beautiful, but have no idea where to start. Well before you can do anything you should first identify …
Here are some useful pointers on arranging your furniture for you to follow. Function & Ease - Think of how you & the people who live in your home, or come to visit, use your room & spaces. It’s all about common sense - creating ease of movement, practical & easy function, & heaps of flowing, comfortable & highly user-friendly livable space.
If you’re painting your home in stages, make sure you find colors that blend together in your overall long-term plan. Try not to use more than 2 or 3 different colors throughout your home. If you like variation, use different shades of each color, but make sure they all blend together in your overall plan!