FINDING YOUR SIGNATURE STYLE
|Are you more modern?|
What do you want your home to be? Do you want a serene retreat? An energetic,colorful space to entertain? An eclectic space to collect your treasures?
This may seem a daunting undertaking, but write down or collect magazine pictures of what inspires you. What colors,patterns and styles do you gravitate to?
Now you have the basis you need to start decorating!
Most will start with the sofa. What do you need the seating area for? A great room serves as heart of the home next to the kitchen and dining area. Will you be watching TV?
|Make a design board!|
Doing homework or family projects? That will determine whether you need a sectional for optimal seating or a sofa and chairs. Leather or fabric? Do you have pets or lots of young children? Leather is easy care and looks good for years.
|Do you want a sectional?|
|Or Sofa and Chair groups?|
New fabric offerings of microfiber polyester imitate expensive luxury fabrics such as silk and linen, that are durable, cleanable and give a warmth to your space.
Don't expect a new piece of furniture will complete your space. Pictures, accessories, plants, area rugs and lighting are all essential elements to bring your personal style to the forefront.