Thibaut(pronounced Tee-Bo) is a wallpaper design firm in USA established in 1886 (yep!). We had a chance to browse their collection of some really nice classic themed wallpapers which they have put up on their website. Images follow:
Thursday, April 23, 2009
Reading nooks are those nice little nooks in your home where you don’t mind spending a whole day buried up reading a novel or catching up on magazines. The design of these places can be tricky, as usually, focus on comfort overrides aesthetics when you create these spaces. But that doesn’t mean these reading nooks need to be untidy or unappealing to look at.
This is not from a home, but you got to love the atmosphere here. Courtesy:Barbara Slavin
If reading means more of the virtual thing for you, this setup would suit you:
Tuesday, April 21, 2009
Originally, the Interior elements created for one main function, now has another function that not less important. One of which is the curtain. Today, the curtain is not only as window coverings, but can also give a nuance or distinctive accent for interior and exterior element of the house. It is the secret:
First, choose the curtain in match with character and design of the house. Then, determine style of windows covering that suitable in terms of both material and design. When choosing a style of curtains, consider all the elements of design should be reflect with the suitability of the form window, wall colors, and the typical house design. Examine every detail, such as how the shutters of hung, and the location of bracket and the rope up and down the cover. This is important to installing curtains later.
Do not forget to pay attention about display of curtains when viewed from inside or outside the home. Sometimes they did not realize that the color of curtains just good from inside the house only. Before buying the material for curtains, notice also the thick or thin of the material. Is that suited of the light conditions in the room of your house? It all depends on your mind.
The couch plays a central role in living room decor. Often it acts as the focus and an entire room gets designed around it. Your couch needn’t be made of special leather or have antique value, simple is sufficient provided you know what you are doing. Take a look at this great set from Pottery Barn to see what we mean: