Archive for September, 2011

PostHeaderIcon Lending a charismatic touch to wallpaper

Wallpaper is one of the easiest, convenient and affordable ways to transform the look of a room. It lifts up the room as per the expectation of the decorator. Wall papers of various patterns, designs and colours are available in shops. Some people also choose to download the patterns from the Internet and get the wall papers custom printed.

The important part of choosing a wall paper is that it should be attractive and gives the room a welcoming feel. While some may choose glossy finish others may not. Similarly many choose colorful patterns, yet others may choose neutral and solid colours to compliment their room and its accessories. Animated characters as wall papers are very common in children room. The idea or design of the wall paper entirely depends on the room that is to be covered. It definitely changes from room to room be it living room, bedroom, dining room, kitchen, study, or bathroom.

PostHeaderIcon Selecting cheerful fabric for window curtains

Windows when properly draped tend to accentuate the beauty of the room. Using the right fabric to cover the windows not only improves the appearance of the room but also lends it a warm and comfortable feeling. Therefore, one needs to choose the right fabric of correct colours that will match the inside of the room and will compliment both room and its accessories. Window curtains come in all possible colours which leaves a wide range to choose from.

However, before making the choice on colours, it is imperative to choose the fabric. No one can go wrong with silk curtains due to its sheer elegance. These are not only beautiful but its unique patterns and weave lend a rich and aesthetic feeling to the room. However, it is best not to put silk curtains to prevent direct sunlight. In such circumstances, cotton is the universal choice. Its light texture mixed with numerous patterns and sleekness is incomparable. Apart from these, linens, both machines made and hand weaved play an important role in dressing a window. These are good for summer and give a relaxing look to the room.

PostHeaderIcon Vibrant kitchen sinks: Transform drudgery to rewarding experience

Kitchen is essentially a very important part of the house. When transforming the home décor is being considered, the kitchen cannot obviously be left out. A clean, sophisticated yet warm kitchen is an essential for all the houses. It is easy to choose the color scheme as per one preference and appliances and accessories as per the requirement and comfort; the sinks need not be boring. People can now step out of the concept of traditional sinks and think of new versions.

Sinks are now available in many colours and materials. While some still prefer stainless steel sinks because of its workability, others may prefer ceramic sinks or stone sinks. Further sinks are of different colours, sizes, patterns and even shapes. People can get their sinks custom made to fit their kitchen spaces at affordable prices. To further jazz up the cleaning area of the kitchen, usage of sink tiles and modern water faucets or taps are very common. These are available in various style and colours and add to the aesthetic factor of the kitchen.

PostHeaderIcon Assorted Persian rugs to make your floor come alive

A proper home décor makes a room more inviting and comfortable for both its dwellers and visitors. Rugs have an important place amongst all the things that can help in decorating the room. The huge variety in colours, textures, quality and its durability makes it one of its kinds. Rugs can be made up of various materials namely wool, cotton, plant fibres, silk, acrylic and olefin.

Among the numerous varieties of rugs available in the market, Persian rugs stand out. They have been in use since ancient times and the kind of appeal they have on the home décor is unmatched. They have more intrinsic designs and each of them have a different story to tell. The designs and makes reflect artistry of its manufacturers and represent traditions. There are different kinds of Persian rugs available in the market such as Qum, Nain, Tabriz, Baluch, Caucasian, Kashan, Hereke, and many more. Each has a typical specialty and come from a different province. Whenever selecting a rug, look for its colours, and patterns that would increase the home glamour and also consider its maintenance.

PostHeaderIcon Snazzy add-ons to spice up home décor

Home is special for all who live in it. So the decoration of the home too should be such that it increases the comfort level of those persons. Whenever someone is thinking up of a decorating their home, the presence of natural light and ventilation plays an important part. Apart from that, home décor can be of any style as per the preferences. It can be contemporary, modern, minimalistic, classical, vintage, and even can be based upon particular themes and colours schemes.

Anyone who is looking for things that would add on to their home décor must keep in mind the style or the look they would like to see. Usage of colours on walls, furniture, accessories and linens play an important role in improving the appearance of the room. People who are looking for cost effective way can re paint their stuff while people who are willing to indulge themselves have no limits. Adding a rug or furniture or a vase or a painting can uplift the room with minimum effort.