By Merlene Bilderback. interior. Published at Monday, August 06th, 2018 - 13:51:51 PM.
Make use of a rustic or vintage craft projectAnother way to decorate with antiques is to go for a deliberately rustic piece. The photo above shows how a designer creatively combined cowboy photos with a rustic windowsill.You might also find some rustic shelving to house antiques and combine them with distressed furniture. Old heirloom furniture could also receive a distressed paint job.
We’re sure if you give them a fair shot you’ll easily see what a difference they can make.The 3/3 vertical ruleThe newest addition to the bunch. the 3/3 vertical rule comes to us courtesy of designer Mark McCauley. who outlined the concept in his book. Color Therapy at Home: Real-Life Solutions for Adding Color to Your Life.
In particular. three seems to be the ideal number for a grouping as opposed to one. five. or even seven because the former might feel too simple while the latter two run the risk of appearing overly cluttered.When selecting items to go in your grouping. you want to ensure that they’re different enough to create visual interest while still having a common thread to tie them together.
This results in a lack of structure and an overworked mind.Underestimate and over promise: Do you underestimate your own skills. beating yourself up inside despite your talents? Or perhaps you underestimate the time required for jobs? Do you over promise to your clients. regretting it later? These are all natural flaws thanks to the workings of a creative. innovative brain.