By Magan Deitz. interior. Published at Saturday, June 02nd, 2018 - 00:41:52 AM.
Take a second to think of all the mirror images you've seen in interior design. More than likely. the images you're thinking of are stately living rooms that feature double couches or a long dining table with two rows of identical chairs. This rigid duplication of symmetrical design has a tendency to present as more formal and even a little stuffy.
Take the picture above as an example. While the room features a consistent color palette. the same number of chairs on either side of the coffee table. and even a symmetrical layout. it was probably the fireplace that caught your eye first — and held it. Asymmetrical elements are a good tool to use when you want to call attention to a feature of your design.Asymmetrical design can make your interiors feel more casual.It's more casual
How to Decorate Your Rental Walls (and Still Get Your Deposit Back)Here's how to decorate rental walls without forfeiting your deposit.Rentals can be tricky. On the one hand. you want to make the space feel like home while you're living there. On the other. you don't want to make it so homey you kiss your security deposit goodbye. In particular. choosing to decorate rental walls can feel like walking a fine line.
Though this list is by no means exhaustive. here's a quick rundown of some options:Use S-hooks and decorative rope to hang pictures from your molding.Enlist the help of wash-tape.Get some of those removable wall hooks.Opt for some Velcro.In this case. being satisfied with the method of installation and the final look of your pieces is key.