Tag Archives: Interior redesign

Fall Pops of Orange

Well, I hate to say it but fall is fast approaching. Injecting rich oranges into your decorating scheme can add a lot of coziness to a your home.  You can add orange with accessories, to one wall or an alcove or get brave … Continue reading

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Inexpensive Art Ideas

These tin embossed ceiling tiles make an attractive art arrangment.  You could spray paint them any colour you wish.  I would choose the less expensive options. Pottery Barn Set of Three Decorate Tiles $99.00

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Painting Wood Floors

If you have wood floors that are not in perfect condition you could paint them to achieve a light and airy effect.  Stripes on the floor make a room look larger. In this picture they painted the whole floor but if you … Continue reading

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Home Accessory Bargains

Glass Buoy Ebay.com $9.98   Do you like a good bargain?  Why not look around at flea markets, ebay, garage sales or maybe your Grandma’s house.  Here are bargains you can get on vintage accessories!

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Cottage Style Decorating

Better Homes & Gardens Cottage style decorating is one of the most popular decorating styles today.  If you do not have the time or money to go on a relaxing holiday you can at least incorporate these elements that bring … Continue reading

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More Cottage Style Elements

Better Homes & Gardens Clawfoot tubs,  faucets with traditional lines and natural wooden blinds are all elements used in cottage style. Better Homes & Gardens Vintage perfume glass bottles make great flower vases.     Seashells, beadboard, blues, greens, glass chandeliers, … Continue reading

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Stencilled Kitchen Floor

I love this DIY.  It is cool and inexpensive.  Check out the how to at http://www.backtodomestics.blogspot.com Stencilled Kitchen Floor

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Yellow & Purple Complementary Colour Scheme

Yellow is a cheerful balance to purple which has a tendency to be oppressive.  Purple is very deep and rich and can sometimes be overwhelming.  Yellow lifts the mood and is a perfect counterbalance. Yellow is the symbol of warmth, … Continue reading

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Red Green Complementary Colour Scheme

In this room the stimulating colour of red is supported by green’s clarity.    Red stimulates mind & body. It excites the brain and arouses passion.  Red can be used to call attention to architectural details in a room. In China … Continue reading

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Complementary Colour Scheme

One colour scheme that is widely used in decorating a room is using a complementary scheme.  In this  room the decorator has used a primary colour, (blue) and a secondary colour, (orange) to produce an interesting look. Blue – Using … Continue reading

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