You might think you spend a lot of your day in the kitchen or your living room, but did you realize that it is your bedroom where you spend the most time? As much as one-third of your life is spent sleeping. Add an hour before and an hour when you wake up, and that’s a lot of time you spend in the one room that gets the least attention when it comes to decorating. That’s no surprise because it is one room that can be difficult to furnish. Take a look around your bedroom right now. Does it look a little basic? Would you like to give it an upgrade but don’t have the budget to be too reckless? Here are some suggestions that won’t break the bank.
If you’re turned off by cookie-cutter morganite and diamond engagement rings, you are not alone. It’s no secret that the glass display case engagement rings found in most jewelry retail stores are mass-marketed, machine-made products. Once upon a time, if you wanted to buy an engagement ring, you would visit a small jewelry retailer that offered a unique selection of handcrafted artisan rings. Today, the growing market trend toward custom designed engagement rings reflects a return to this old-fashioned sensibility. Renewed demand for distinctive, irreproducible pieces suggests that more couples are seeking personalized ring designs that stand out from the crowd.
If you’re thinking of designing your own garnet engagement rings, the first thing you should know is that the process is easier than you probably think. Many reputable chain stores and online retailers take custom orders, and there are also jewelry manufacturers that specialize exclusively in custom, handcrafted engagement rings. Furthermore, if you go online, you will find that professional jewelers frequently have computerized applications on their websites that allow you to design your engagement ring from the comfort of your home. These virtual ring design platforms or systems allow you to select the stone cut, setting, metal type, finger size and other specifications of your ring. The virtual applications are image-based so you can visualize every aspect of your ring design before placing an order.
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Having the chance to enjoy spending time in the backyard is important to many homeowners. You put hard work into maintaining it, from using your electric lawn mower to keep the grass neat to weeding and watering your plants regularly. That said, it’s hard to enjoy your space if you lack privacy.
If you are moving into a new house, then there must be a lot of things going in your mind. The first step is to be organized and think of various ideas before you think of shifting there. You can read various magazines, check different websites to look for inspiration. Given below are some novel interior design furniture ideas that you will love:
Home is where the heart is. It’s also where you have a chance to create the design makeover you have always wanted. Don’t settle for anything less than what you and your home deserve. Consider the design elements below to get the most out of your budget and time when crafting your redesign plans.
Whether you work in the restaurant or the hotel industry, it is important to understand that your staff members are the main ambassadors of your business. The way they present themselves is just as important as the services that they deliver, so you need to put a lot of consideration into designing an elegant staff uniform that suits the image of your business. In what follows we will discuss a few important factors that you should consider when designing your staff uniform.
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Contributed by Lizzie Weakley
Fresh flowers and plants have been used in interior design for many centuries. They are still an essential part of home decor that can add a sense of fresh air and a splash of color to any room. They can be used to enhance the best features of your home, but do you know how to choose the right ones?
It is no secret that many people believe a home should be your sanctuary, but finding peace is not always easy. You have to work to ensure your home is the cozy and comfortable haven it should be. The following are four easy tips to help guide you in this endeavor.
One thing you can do is start introducing furry and warm textures around your house. What you want to consider is cozy fur throws or carpets. There was a time when fur was not welcomed in many homes, but that is slowly changing. More people are loving the idea of using this warm and natural texture at home. Remember to care for your fur because it is as much a decoration as it is an investment.
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Deciding to buy a home is one big time decision. This might involve your life time savings and thus you need to plan and go about this in a systematic and organized manner. Purchasing an old home from its previous owner can be beneficial only in the price factor. Apart from the paper works and understanding the location, you also need to calculate the price and also the additional features of the home, before you go for a venture to buy a new home. As you intend to stay in the new home for a considerable amount of time, you need to consider the location, facilities available and the space offered before making a decision.
Some benefits of a New Home:
Freedom of Design:
This home is your ‘dream home’ and thus needs that specialized treatment. Your requirements should be given a priority. This is not possible with ready-made homes. Only if you start a new home from the scratch you find this comfortable to the highest extent. You have a set of architectures, designers, plumbers and all the other professionals who understand your requirement and work around it.
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The kitchen is typically one of the most frequently used rooms of a house. In addition to being a place to prepare meals, it’s often a gathering place for family and friends. This is a room that you can easily personalize to reflect your interests and showcase your personality.
There are specific places in a kitchen where lighting is necessary in order to make meal preparation and clean up easier. Lighting over the sink and above an island can be considered functional lighting. Pendant lighting and chandeliers are two examples of functional lighting that can be found in amazingly unique styles. Let your personality shine through your lighting selection. Mood or colored lighting underneath an island top or under cabinets is another way to express your flair for design in your kitchen.