Friday, April 30, 2010

Children's Room with an Alcove and a Hidden Bed

Check out this children's room!

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It's interesting at least for two of its features. The first thing, that grabbed my attention is the concealed bi-level bed. It's a great idea, isn't it? And second is the alcove bed. This kind of bed always gives some cosy and pretty feeling. And it's also very important and interesting for a child to have it's own corner, an imaginary little personal house for the kid.

The light and soft color palette is pleasant and calming. The furniture - which looks very smart and well-designed - completes the look. In such room kids will sleep sweet and will see only good dreams.

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Main Features of the Indian Type of Oriental Design

Eastern (oriental) style interior design receives attention of more and more people all over the world. Indian is one of the most prominent of all the Eastern styles. It is interesting for its wealth look, elegance, romance and sensuality.

[Bright oriental room with a long couch and a lot of pillows on it, with a carpet on the wall]

The following features characterize the Indian style most of all:

  • Use of natural materials
  • Hand-made furniture with a lot of carving
  • Use of commodes and multifunctional chests, bedside tables
  • Furniture is always low, without legs and any acute angles
  • Peculiar features: some furniture items can be easily transformed and often change their location
  • Quiet colors for the walls, while accessories (such as pillows, figurines, carpets) are always bright, with a sense of celebration
  • The floor is usually light (made of light wood or an imitation of it)
  • Most fabrics are of course silk.

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

A Nice and Stylish Modern Interior

Here is an example of a well thought-out modern interior. It looks very stylish and attractive. And I think that I don't even need to comment this picture, as it just speaks for itself.

[A computer-generated image of a contemporary interior]