The most common decorating mistake is a dark room or not having adequate lighting in the room. Even the most beautiful of rooms can be thwarted by bad lighting. The most welcoming spaces are filled with soft layers of flattering lighting at various heights (a chandelier, floor lamp, desktop lamp, etc.), not just one harsh light source. If […]
The history of slatted blinds is not completely clear, but it is believed the concept was invented thousands of years ago by the Egyptians, although they were probably only made of fixed slat material. After that, it is thought that the concept and design moved to perhaps Persia, China or India. As legend has it, the […]
Check the blinds to see if there are any spots or stains. Step1 Remove the stains by rubbing a paper towel on the affected area. If they are difficult to remove, then you may use a wood cleaner before moving on to clean the blinds. Step2 While using the wood cleaner, dab it on […]
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Get a great result even without an experienced touch by following these basic design guidelines Judith Taylor February 29, 2016 I hate to break it to you, but designers don’t follow a secret rule book. There are no hard and fast laws governing what we do. We are creative types by nature and love […]
The pier at Umhlanga as been named the most beautiful pier in the world, by CNN. It is easy to see what makes it stand out from the other thousands of piers; Good decor… … Doesn’t your living space deserve the same treatment?
When it comes to decorating, large areas of unbroken colour can be monotonous. Too much colour, on the other hand, can be busy and distracting. So how do you achieve a balance between the two? That’s where the 60-30-10 Principle comes in. The numbers refer to the ideal distribution of colours in a room, by […]