Eclectic BedroomEclectic Bedroom, Chicago
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Call in a neutral. Using color effectively can be one of the most powerful tools in interior design, particularly if the designer is confident enough to use opposites in a room. To be effective, however, there must be balance, and this is commonly achieved by using a neutral color to moderate any potency. Here, the intensity of the red and green is broken up by lots of white in both the striped wallpaper and the bed linens.
“Velvet” is synonymous with “special.” Don’t red velvet cupcakes sound more alluring than plain cupcakes? Velvet slippers feel more luxurious than a cotton pair. “Velvety smooth” is even a common expression used to describe anything soft or flowing.Velvet has been around since the eighth century and sprung out of Baghdad and Cairo. While clearly not the new kid on the block, it has become increasingly popular in the past few years. If you’re considering this posh fabric for your home, here’s what you need to know.