When Susan Kostelecky of SK Designs in Houston, Texas needed to design a slipcover for a little girl’s room, she took creativity to a new level when she designed a ”ballerina” slipcover. Decked out in tulle, satin, embroidered flower buds and ribbon, an old wooden rocker with a cane seat has been transformed into the belle of the ball. Not surprisingly, this is the favorite piece of furniture in the room.
If your family room already has a monochromatic color scheme, use other colors. Move away from standard accessories for color and add a chair, a bean bag or a rug that is full of color which brings a new energy to the room. You can add a study table with book shelves or a TV theatre system, whatever the add-in it should be vibrant and should appeal to the whole family complementing the color scheme at the same time.
Slipcovers 101. Fabric- Not all fabrics make a great slipcover. Consider the objective of your slipcover – are you going for a ”look” or a protective piece? You have a lot more flexibility when you are just trying to achieve a certain look; basically any woven fabric could work. If you are looking for something to withstand the neighborhood kids, choose a close weave fabric like duck, poplin or denim.
The improvement and development in real estate industry has also played a major role in booming the interior designing career. One likely find himself capable enough to do interior designing at his own, but if one wants to pursue a profession in this field is strongly recommended to earn at least a degree in the same filed. He/she may not be aware of the differences that a proper course and training can bring to his talent.
When you are looking into decorating your home one of the most important things that you need to purchase is furniture. Interior furniture makes all the difference when it comes to the overall look of the room and it needs to be something which will last for years to come also. It does need to be given a lot of thought if you want to create the right look and feel in any room.