It’s all about ‘creating’ a pleasing, comfortable & welcoming home. It’s about home making & stimulating your creativity. This website is all about helping you develop your style & your intuitive knowingness & confidence of what is you & what is right for 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).
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Remember, you’re developing your own style. Don’t be afraid to mix & match as long as there’s a unifying or integrating theme. Experiment with a mix & match interplay of colors & fabrics. Mix luxurious silks, soft & lush velvets, with more earthy rough textured cottons. Or whatever other fabric & color attracts & resonates with you.
It’s a great idea to start with the room you use the most & spend most of your time in. This is usually the Family room or Lounge room. Or it may be another favorite room for you, a study perhaps, or a master bedroom or bathroom.