How do you find the best color choices for a specific area when according to the bagua of your space, you should use specific feng shui elements and colors, and according to the function of the space you should go for different colors?
If your bedroom is in the North, would you use a predominantly blue color scheme in the bedroom? (Hint: blue color is never a good feng shui choice for the bedroom, unless it is a very light, sky blue in the nursery)
Plus, how do you take the compass reading if you live in an apartment building – is it from the main door of the building or is it from your own main door? Read more at the feng shui forum.
Starting with the Chinese origin, Asian home decorating is called Feng Shui which gives the idea of object positioning and space. Asian home decorating relates the house with health and wealth.
Decorating with Feng Shui principles involves the movement of energy and moving blocked areas so energy moves at a balanced pace around the entire home. [...]
Chinese FengShui and Room Color Choice: (Chinese to English by Google Translate) [Read more →]
August 13, 2009 2 Comments
Besides white, Blue and green are my favorite colors, when choosing color for your room, related color schemes result from combining secondary and tertiary colors. For instance, the colors blue-green and green will evoke a calming effect because there are no jarring changes in color.(White decor)
Venetian mirror and blue commode.
Gray green sitting room with a blue green secretary.
Photos: John Kernick/House Beautiful
Red, white and blue living room, a relax space.
Living rooms are where the stories of our lives are, well, lived, and the easiest way to revise those stories is with color. How to decide a color scheme for your living room?
Colorful Home Decor – An Italian Apartment
May 19th, 2009 ·
Orange in Kitchen
This is an Italian [...]
A modern room color scheme is simply a coordinated effort amongst all the colors in the room to create a group, or scheme that is noticeable from a distance.
Feature wall: A striking wall turns an ordinary room into an exceptional one. The intense richness of Redcurrant Glory on the fireplace in this image works brilliantly [...]
Knowing how color will affect your emotional response will come in handy when choosing the mood of your living room. If you’re lucky enough to live in a period property with original features, painting the woodwork blue is actually an authentic look – just choose a colour from a heritage paint range. Furniture and accessories. [...]
July 29, 2009 3 Comments
Orange in Kitchen
This is an Italian apartment, colorful decorating. Imagine the bright cheery colors all around your house, what a colorful house, what a colorful happy life.
May 19, 2009 3 Comments
Gold bedroom decorating， Retro Modern style and luxury decor.
May 10, 2009 No Comments
Colorful, Romantic And Cute Home Decorating pictures collection.
Old sheets, linens, or clothing could be patch-worked together to create a shabby-chic shower curtain like the one above.
We don’t all have the space for a luxurious chaise in the bathroom, but even a chair can provide a little glamor.
Try and collect items within a color palette you decide on – or based on what you have the most of already, and the clutter won’t look so chaotic, but cute. For example, all the kitchen wares in the above pictures are pastels, and therefore, even when things aren’t put away, the chaos looks intentional.
Every room has its own background color, with korea interior style, modern style, it is the of Eastern and Western culture.
May 6, 2009 3 Comments
I have just made a post Contemporary Red And White Dining Rooms, and collected some beautiful dining rooms with red and white colors, then I found this beautiful modern interior design in sochicinteriors. I really love it!
The dining room adjacent to the living room is more ‘intimate’ with the dropped ceiling and brightly-lit lacquered cove. I especially like the coral-painted shelves that elegantly show off his clients’ collections. The dining table and leather chairs are also his own designs.
Blue and gold
The guest room pictured below is sumptuously decorated in turquoise blue and gold accented with red cushions on the divan/bed, which is set into an alcove framed by thick draperies.
I love the simple design staircase.
The long corridor was given his signature bold treatment colouring one wall in high-gloss red and ‘opening it up’ by using 3 large mirrors ending in tall draperies tied back to foreshorten it.
All photography by Scott Frances. For more on this project go to original article by Wendy Moonan published in Architectural Digest.
A small apartment decorating photos.
This is a apartment from china, 90 square meters, Mediterranean style, in combination with Neo-classical,
simple and plain. Color: Blue and white.
Decorative house plants is a welcome addition in home interior decorating, let’s see some designer’s work.
An indoor garden will make your room full of vitality.
What did ancient chinese homes look like?
April 29, 2009 1 Comment