You can use these focal points around which to build your home decorating ideas & themes. If your room doesn't have a natural focal point, you can easily create one with a dynamic piece of art or a colorful area rug. More on this later.
Home Decorating Using Your Five 'Physical' Senses - It’s designing & decorating your Home using & stimulating your 5 ‘physical’ senses – the sense of sight (pleasing to the eye), touch (tactile), smell (sets a mood & recalls or creates memories), sound (to soothe &/or awaken the soul) & taste (to excite the taste buds).
Go & hunt around for colors & fabrics that you love & get some off-cuts or swatches of the fabric – bring it home & see how well they sit in your room & achieve your overall vision for your home.