Tag: Decorating

52 Best Interior Decorating Secrets

decorating secrets

Annie Sloan

Some people have a natural eye for design, but if you’re more in the camp of those who can’t do anything without consulting Pinterest board upon Pinterest board before making any major changes, we feel you. And even those of us who leave and breathe interior design, some inspiration and guidance never hurts. We’d love to have an interior designer on speed dial before deciding exactly where and how hang to hang that sweet new wall art we bought on a whim so we don’t make any major mistakes. But until we win the lottery, we’ll have to settle for trusting our guts, and taking plenty of decorating tips where we can get them. We’ve compiled some secrets straight from the pros to help you with all your decorating needs.

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Transform Eyesores

“In this basement remodel, we would’ve had to spend

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20 Family Room Decorating Ideas

family room ideas

Helen Norman

Considering that you spend a significant amount of time in your family room, it has to be comfy and stylish. From a plush sofa to well-curated shelves, find out how to make your space one of the most inviting places in your home with these family room ideas. Below, you’ll find design inspiration whether your room is big or small, modern or traditional. Oh, and if you’re wondering what you can do with your old television or how to spruce up your fireplace, there are plenty of suggestions here.

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Pattern Play

Combining vibrant patterns is an easy way to bring a dose of playfulness into your family room.

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Well-Decorated Mantel

Make your mantel a major focal point with a brass wall clock, lush plants, and decorative objects.

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Textured Walls

Wall coverings, like grasscloth, can instantly

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Interior Design vs. Interior Decorating

So you’ve decided to make a few changes at home, and you realize that you’re going to need a bit of help. You begin looking for possible services and find that some professionals describe their work as interior design while others are interior decorators. Suddenly you’re faced with new questions, namely, “What’s the difference?” And more importantly, “Which one do I need?”

Interior design and interior decorating are often mistaken as the same thing, but the terms are not completely interchangeable. There are many similarities between the two jobs—so many, in fact, that opinions vary on exactly where to draw the distinction. There are also more than a few differences between the professions—some subtle, some significant. As you decide which kind of help you need when planning changes in your home, it will help to understand the differences between professional designers and decorators—their schooling, the credentialing, their services, and their

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Valley Decorating – How to Build a Parade Float

Valley Decorating – How to Build a Parade Float

Valley Decorating

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Where to Begin

The first step in planning any
float is to thoroughly read all of the information concerning entry fees, deadlines,
transporting the float, parade rules and regulations and most importantly, safety
requirements. If your float is for a specific event, check with the Parade Chairman for
the theme so that you can decide on an appropriate design for your float.

Designing Your Float

The next step is

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Decorating Ideas for Small Bathroom Furniture, Vanities, Tile & Lighting


 

 

Small bathrooms have their own challenges when it comes to decorating. The design layout for a small bathroom is the first challenge. Space is limited, so you cannot use it lavishly. Very small bathroom design calls for small furnishings, and few of them. Small bathrooms demand decorating tips that differ from those for larger rooms. Decorating ideas for a bathroom need not be limited to miniaturized versions of those for large bathroom, though. Consider the following small bathroom decorating tips. If you are remodeling a small bathroom, these small bathroom decorating tips will help you make the most of your space. These tips for organizing bathroom cabinets will help keep your small bathroom looking great.

 


 

 

 

Take time to plan before you begin remodeling or redecorating. Layout and decorating ideas are important and simple plans are needed to make them work well. Use large, light-colored tile on the floor. White or

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Exterior Design: Interior Decorating Color Ideas

For some people, fall might inspire visions of back-to-school, paring down and minimalist organization … but not us. We’re always looking for new, exciting places to draw inspiration from — just look at our past collabs, which include everyone from rockstars to the editors of legendary print publications.

In the spirit of fashion month, we looked to the bold, over-the-top beauty that’s dominating pop culture right now to create two distinct decor looks with items from our new fall collection. Then — and here’s the fun part — we shared our products and mood boards with makeup artist Viktorija Bowers and let her run wild with inspiration. Are beauty and interior design an unnecessary pairing? Absolutely not, in our book.

MOD DECO

The “modern” most often associated with furniture and decor is probably of the midcentury variety. And sure, we love an Eames chair as much as the next person,

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Decorating ideas for family room | Interior Design Ideas

Piece that appeared not domiciled in the last century, the family room is now an indispensable part where the space will be allowed. Practical and sophisticated at the same time, it is not far from the shelter as a television. Here are to give you decorating ideas 5 examples of family room. Salon - Decorating ideas for family room Not confined to the basement, family room can be for more than used only watching TV. Bar or game room, a place to relax and read a book or play a friendly game of cards, must adapt this piece several needs. To unify these different activities under one theme with a color palette of the single furniture. Also, add an emphasis on the wall like wallpaper. Source: Inspire my house pretty idées déco - Decorating ideas for family room For sleek decor, opt for a symmetrical arrangement of the furniture, to create a balance in the room. Use the TV as the center of attention, but
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20 Vintage Kitchen Decorating Ideas

Checkerboard floors, farmhouse sinks, and scalloped accents. Yep, we’re rounding up the best of vintage kitchens—as modeled on modern renditions.

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Vintage Appliances

Why buy any old appliance when you can get one with decorative charm, like this ’50s-style Smeg fridge? Bonus: They take up less space!

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Farmhouse or Apron-Front Sink

With or without the curtain underneath.

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Checkerboard Floor

These floors are fit for a ’50s diner.

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Vintage Wallpaper

One easy way to throw it back? Throw up some wallpaper, whether the polka dot backsplash of the ’50s or the bold, busy prints from the ’60s.

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Vintage Tile

We love the look of vintage-inspired backsplashes, like this green glass tile.

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Statement Floors & Beadboard Paneling

Encaustic tiles like the ones shown here have been around since medieval times, but they’re making a major comeback in modern kitchens—and we can see why! On the

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23 Best Christmas Window Decorating Ideas 2019

When it comes to Christmas decorations, there are a few essential areas to cover. Of course, you want your living room and porch completely decked out in Christmas lights, holiday garlands, and other knickknacks, but there’s something you might be overlooking when dreaming up ideas: Christmas window decorations. You may be wondering, “Why are windows so important?” But we encourage you to think about how gorgeous your home will look, both inside and out, after adding one or more of these ideas.

If you can’t bear the thought of buying another Christmas decoration, you’re in luck. These Christmas window decorations can be completely DIY and make the perfect craft project when it’s too cold to go outside. There are decorations for windows of all shapes and sizes ahead, like wreaths, garlands, Christmas trees, and hanging fixtures with handmade ornaments. And because most of these are DIY, we also suggest getting

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Homestyler – Interior Design & Decorating Ideas for Android – Free download and software reviews

Currently building and remodeling? Working on several home renovation projects? Or simply love home decorating and home design apps?

Among all the interior design apps and games, Homestyler is the only FREE home decorating app that can help you achieve your dream of becoming an interior designer.

Thanks to our community of interior decorating lovers from all over the World, you will be able to experience home decorating in a very easy, relaxing and fun way. Join us!

Create Your Home Project

Create your own do-it-yourself (DIY) design projects. Save them and share them with friends, family members and home professionals.

Build your interior design profile. Get likes, comments and followers.

Take a photo of your room, upload it from your Camera Roll or use one of the many templates we provide.

Scale our three dimensional (3D) furniture and check how they fit your floor plan.

Design with thousands of

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