By Erline Lofton. interior. Published at Wednesday, October 03rd, 2018 - 02:34:42 AM.
one stunning statement piece of anything always makes a better impact than many busy small items just creating visual clutter.” — Charmaine Wynter of Charmaine Wynter Interiors Inc. in Southlake. TXInvest in uplighting. Opt for lifted lighting“In smaller spaces. flat areas like the floor and table tops are at a premium. so consider lighting solutions that hang in the air like wall sconces by your sofa and pendant lighting by your bed.
Most of us would agree that small space living requires a certain amount of flexibility and creativity. However. when done right. there's no reason why even the tightest of spaces can't showcase a design worthy of acclaim. To help you get the most out of your space. we asked interior design pros to share their best advice for helping compact rooms shine.
— will pull your style together while continuing to let it feel open.” — Dee Schlotter. Color Expert. PPG Industries. Inc. in Pittsburgh. PAUse multi-functional pieces wherever possible.Make it multi-functional“Regardless of your style. the most important thing to decorating a small space well is to invest in pieces that can be used for more than one thing.
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.