Published at Sunday, June 10th 2018, 14:45:27 PM by Ronson Thomson. bookcases. Bookcase, piece of furniture fitted with shelves, often enclosed by glass doors, to hold books. A form of bookcase was used in early times: the illuminated manuscript Codex Amiatinus (ad 689–716) in Florence contains an illustration of the prophet Ezra writing in front of a cupboard with open doors that reveal shelves holding books.
Published at Sunday, March 18th 2018, 21:26:17 PM. area rugs By Gaetane Marchetti. I like it when a room looks as if it has evolved over time. I buy almost all of our antique carpets at auction because the mark-up at most rug dealers is really high!
Published at Thursday, March 15th 2018, 19:24:41 PM. Coffee Tables By Gaetane Marchetti.
Traditional Asian supremacy contains a layout that senses almost futuristic. Although "conversation pits" are still uncommon, they were occasionally comprehended in high−end houses in the 50s also like the notable Miller House by Eero Saarinen. Mid−century ingenious chairs in bright lemon−yellow append a touch of vintage charisma to this characteristic living room. Sometimes diverse era houses need only one affirmation section to make a point.
Published at Wednesday, March 14th 2018, 21:02:24 PM. bookcases By Gwidon Jankowski. This trend was less pronounced by 1750. Decoration could be elaborate, but, as Thomas Chippendale suggested in The Gentleman and Cabinetmaker’s Director (1st edition, 1754), “all may be omitted if required.” By this time, too, most large examples were blockfronted.
Published at Tuesday, March 13th 2018, 20:15:49 PM. area rugs By Irmine Wagner. CECIL HAYES. I usually choose hand knotted area rugs in my installations because of their durability. A good rule to follow when selecting a size is always choose a rug that is between 1/2 and 3/4 the size of the furniture grouping. The average cost for an 8‘ X 10‘ area rug is $3,000 to 3,500.
Published at Friday, March 09th 2018, 17:48:55 PM. area rugs By Irmine Wagner. The rug, a beautiful and richly designed piece, is believed to have been made in Mongolia, featured a hand-knotting technique called Ghiordes that is still in use today. Even though it is argued by some historians that the first woven pile rugs were made in Mongolia, it is widely agreed that it is the Persians who perfected it.
Published at Thursday, March 08th 2018, 10:12:11 AM. area rugs By Irmine Wagner. For most of our projects, I tend to look for interesting patterns that work with our color scheme. Scale is everything! Keep details of the room in mind; such as door swing and furniture leg placement when selecting size. A new carpet be around $15-20k, an antique will run approx $50-lOOk.
Published at Monday, March 05th 2018, 21:01:45 PM. area rugs By Cira Sanz. WILLIAM GEORGIS. I look for character when choosing or designing an area rug. I generally look for a rug which leaves between a 6" to 15" wood border, depending on the size of the room.