By Harmony Wagnon. interior. Published at Thursday, August 30th, 2018 - 12:22:39 PM.
The open architectural look may be gorgeous. but not always practical. Being able to have a private bedroom or a way to divide the living space from the dining room would create a more functional feel to a home.So how can you add a little intimacy or privacy to a room without closing up your space permanently? By getting creative and adding a room divider that can open and close as needed. or moved to another spot.
If space is an issue. think about investing in multi-functional furniture like a set of nesting tables that can double as a coffee table. A desk can also function as a buffet when entertaining. or even a bench can be a coffee table. extra seating.” — Lisa Melone Cloughen of Melone Cloughen Interiors. Inc. in New York. NYUse these tips to get the most out of small space living.
How about a fun teen space. complete with study area?Provide plenty of seating.Consider a bold color scheme for your playroom. Give the kids (or grandkids) a bedroom of their ownTextiles make an attic bedroom feel cozier.You may want to build a combined bedroom and playroom. all in one. In a guest room. put function first. Go big with a studio or in-law suiteIf you have the space. give the studio a kitchenette.
After you give these ideas a try. invite some friends over for dinner and see what they notice about your new look. Then. as always. let us know your favorite guest reactions in the comments.Mexican-style boho chic is all about color. Layer plenty of bright patterns and colorful flowers on your table.For a festive Cinco de Mayo feeling. hang colorful and whimsical paper flowers or crafts like these over your table.