You should be able to take an item – one of your lamps or rugs, for example - & move it into any room in your home & have it easily blend in. If you’re not sure where to start – Keep it simple – Start small if it overwhelms you –
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).
If you’re not sure yet, go back & revisit Ideas & Tips to help inspire you further to get your plan into action. Have a broad plan of action in mind – Make a list of what you want to change & prioritize it into long-term & short-term projects that you feel comfortable with & fit in with your lifestyle. Work it room by room, in priority order.