Published at Monday, April 30th 2018, 19:04:11 PM by Alair Moreau. area rugs. KARIN BLAKE. My rooms are architectural and spare so I prefer to use antique area rugs as accents. I don‘t like to waste them under beds or couches. People should expect to spend $5,000 and up for an antique rug.
Published at Wednesday, March 14th 2018, 21:02:24 PM by Gwidon Jankowski. bookcases. Go local for great books.“Some of my favorite places to sleuth for books for clients are Bookmarc in New York and Los Angeles and Book Soup in L.A.,” says John De Bastiani of John De Bastiani Inc., an interior design firm with offices in both cities. Head to your own neighborhood shop where there’s an inventory you like.
Published at Thursday, March 15th 2018, 19:24:41 PM by Gaetane Marchetti. Coffee Tables.
Contemporary furniture with layout assemble a retro―inspired tone palette, all integrated by a single painting in the pleasant style of 70s graphic design. While the furniture in this living room is perfectly up‐to‐date, it mimics the low‐slung forms trendy in Mid Century Modern homes. The wall‐panels to the right have a touch of "Art Deco" style.
Published at Tuesday, January 30th 2018, 11:16:29 AM. area rugs By Nunzio Monti. ELLIE CULLMAN. We look for beauty and durability. Every rug should be well made with color fast dyes and good yarns and straight seams regardless of whether it is hand made of silk or machine made of wool. For bedrooms, a good rule of thumb for size is to leave approximately 12" of floor space between the edge of the rug and the base molding.
Published at Thursday, January 18th 2018, 22:11:19 PM. area rugs By Nunzio Monti. The shape of the carpet is entirely dependant upon the shape of the room and the layout of the furniture. Sometimes you like the carpet to appear as an island in a hard space, supporting the furniture, and sometimes you like it to fill the entire space. There are no rules.
Published at Wednesday, January 17th 2018, 19:04:39 PM. area rugs By Garlan Fournier. While allowing my imagination to wander before choosing a carpet for my studio, I considered the most beautiful carpet I have ever seen (the carpet on the chapel balcony at Fontainebleau - Savonnerie(?) and inquired about the cost of such a carpet). Reality, of course, set in.
Published at Friday, January 05th 2018, 22:12:39 PM. area rugs By Garlan Fournier. PENNY DRUE BAIRD. Scale and design. Try to have no furniture half on half off the rug and leave an ample border around. The sky is the limit.
Published at Tuesday, December 26th 2017, 21:58:39 PM. area rugs By Garlan Fournier. For living rooms rugs, we would leave about 18"-24" off the wall depending on the size of the room and whether or not the room is shaped or if there is a hearthstone. We don‘t shape rugs around hearthstones. From simply bound sisals in a catalog to precious antiques at a good rug dealer, rugs come in an enormous range of prices and styles.
Published at Friday, December 15th 2017, 22:24:50 PM. area rugs By Rainor Becker. Constructed from various materials found in nature, some tribes would focus on skinning animals for their hides, whereas others would use reeds and plants that they would weave together into a rug. In some areas, these rugs were handed down from one generation to another, and were often the family’s most prized possession due to the work and energy it took to make one.
Published at Monday, December 11th 2017, 18:05:31 PM. area rugs By Cira Sanz. MITCHELL TURNBOUGH. When choosing an area rug, rich color and a good hand that feels nice under foot (barefoot) are essential. When determining the size, I personally prefer that all of the furniture sit entirely on or entirely off the rug —never half on or half off. Spend what you can afford.