Below is guest post discussing how rustic and modern design elements can work beautifully together. S Interior Design sometimes refers to this blending of styles as ORGANIC CONTEMPORARY. This mixture can deliver a warm, inviting design outcome. There are a lot of opportunities to create spaces with unique design elements included when you work in this design spectrum.
Some think a little red goes a long way. Other’s cannot get enough and feed off the energy that the color red evokes. S Interior Design was surprised and happy to see that one of our living room designs that features red as the accent color was chosen to be a part of a recent design article published by Shutterfly.
Just remember, red is not only for use in your interior design at Christmas time!
The Color Red
Red is the color of energy, passion and action
The color red is a warm and positive color associated with our most physical needs and our will to survive. It exudes a strong and powerful masculine energy.
Red is energizing. It excites the emotions and motivates us to take action.
It signifies a pioneering spirit and leadership qualities, promoting ambition and determination.
It is also strong-willed and can give confidence to those who are shy or lacking in will power.
Being the color of physical movement, the color red awakens our physical life force.
BELOW IS AN INFO-GRAPHIC THAT COVERS SOME BASIC IMPORTANT DESIGN AND DECOR IDEAS IN AN EASY TO READ FORMAT. COURTESY OF https://www.choicefurnituresuperstore.co.uk
S Interior Design has been an avid fan of wool as the fiber of choice for area carpets since day 1. This past week we attended an educational seminar on the benefits and characteristics of wool carpeting/rugs. It was a good reminder of all the reasons you should consider purchasing an all wool product (hopefully New Zealand wool) the next time you are shopping for an area rug or even your wall to wall carpeting.
Here are the reasons why:
Take this fun quiz to test your interior design knowledge! (This post was originally provided by Chais Lund)