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Feb
01

Interior Design Ideas – How To Create A Color Scheme – Furniture Color Follows Fashion Colors

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Interior design ideas are fun today. Your color scheme can be created by looking at your fashions. Take a look in your closet and see what colors you Love! If they look great on you when you wear them, they will look great around you when you sit on them, or stand against that wall or even lay on that pillow or area rug. It would be great to break this down into 3 sections. Section #1 is neutrals, section #2 is favorite colors, and section #3 is love that color but i would not want a whole outfit of it (accent).

Your fashion color scheme first segment is neutrals. Note what you wear the most, stark whites or creams. If you wear stark whites, you more than likely have cool undertones to your skin. If you wear creams, you more than likely have warm undertones to your skin. Black is a basic for all and can add drama to any color scheme if you like elegant interiors. Greys, beige and taupe are other

neutrals that come in both warm and cool tones.  These are some of the interior design standard neutral colors. Many neutrals can go with both warm and cool colors. Choose your light colors as a base and decide if you want a dramatic elegant interior by adding blacks or greys.

The second segment for your color scheme is the colors you LOVE! Read More→

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Jan
24

Interior Design Color Tips For Your Home Or Office, How Lighting, Paint And Textures Affect Your Color Choices

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Color is fun, exciting, can evoke emotions and can be difficult to work with successfully.  Color is a science, it is a huge subject, but I will write about it as simply as possible and will give some great tips today that  will help.  Let’s talk about light and color, choosing paint colors, artificial light (lamps, can lights in ceiling and fluorescent lighting), and texture and how each one can affect colors.

One of the very most important things about color is lighting.  Without light there is no visible color.  That is why it is absolutely essential to view all your selections in the room, if possible, in the lighting that they will ultimately be in.  That is also why interior designers order color samples of fabrics, carpets, paint chips, even wood chips before final selections are made.  Of course, if there is more natural light in the room, the color will be more brilliant.  Conversely, as the natural light becomes less the color dulls.  It is like on a cloudy day Read More→

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By wisdom a house is built, and by understanding it is established; And by knowledge it's rooms are filled with all precious
and pleasant riches. Ps 24:3