Have you ever seen a room that was perfectly put together but couldn’t quite understand why? It’s all in the layers, Matching a coordinating patterns and textures together is the key to making your rooms stand out.
Be Locally Inspired
When designing your home, Look at your local area for inspiration. You might be surprised by the architecture and history of your area. Incorporating historical pieces from your region always makes for an interesting conversation starter.
Upholster Antiques With Modern Fabric
Using modern upholstery with antiques creates a unique and eye catching blend of style and taste. Blending the two styles can create something completely new.
Buy Two New Pieces Per year.
Instead of renovating your home all at once try collecting a couple of quality pieces each year. In 10 years you will have an amazing collection of 20 pieces and a story behind all of them.
Buy From Reputable Sources
You might think it would be hard to fake antiques but the art of copying is being mastered in places like China. If you’re going to buy an antique make sure you get it from a reputable source. Charlotte Nail Antiques at the Houston Design Center has been in business since 1991 and is a local leader in french, Italian, and Spanish antiques.