"What, hast thou never an empty room in thy house for me?"
Shakespeare may have longed for the wide open spaces but that's because he didn't have the choices you have in today's furnishings. Explore your options and judge the tastes top designers.
A lot of people worry about the "wear and tear" on furnishings. I feel its more a matter of people treating the things that surround them with respect.
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Don't buy a bedroom suite, but collect your pieces separately - generally cheaper and always the decorator's way of furnishing.
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Furnish your room for conversation and the chairs will take care of themselves.
I see furnishings firstly as geometry - as squares, cubes, drums, triangles, and rectangles, which also happen to be sofas, chairs, tables, lamps, and paintings.
The decorator should be responsible for the design of the carpet and the textile furnishings.
La Revue Moderne
To create an atmosphere dedicated to health..to present charming interiors that will attract maternity patients...to develop distinctive decoration and furnishings that can be installed at modest expenditure - and will require a minimum of maintenance costs.
Proposal for redecorating Mount Sinai Hospital