Hearts, lace, and cherubs are what we think of when we imagine Victorian ephemera. From greeting cards, postcards and labels to enterprise cards and posters—photographs of Victoriana grace them all.
By manipulating the layers and opening and shutting them based on the location of the sun and direction of the wind, you can enhance (or lower) the temperature of your house’s interior. Mixed with the efficient use of double hung home windows and transoms this is a practical, natural way to enhance the consolation stage and decrease the power used in your home.
DIY bloggers are superior and I really like being in this blog genre, but often I think we’ve to reel ourselves again in and bear in mind the purpose behind what we do. That is doing it for family. I firmly imagine that decorating needs to be a course of married to organization, and group needs to be for the betterment of us as folks. Believe it or not, I do not make a pretty, well organized space just for seems to be…I imagine in making a space that features to make some facet of my (and my household’s) life less complicated, and enable us as we attempt to form constructive habits.
For Fall, I change out pillows (going from navy and cream in linen and cotton) to burgundy, winter white and deep blue in velvet and some textures. I change the accessories that are my mantle and on tables and many others. Again, going from a light grey, navy, cream or crystal/white bowls etc.. to a richer palette of dark grey, burgundy with blue accents with silver items. I swap out throw blankets too.
I used a foam brush versus a bristle brush, as a result of it helps hold the color a bit of extra even, particularly when you have an unsteady hand like I do. It is important to keep in mind to go along with the grain of the wooden when staining. The grain of the wooden will probably be within the course that the little lines and curves in the wood are going (check with the picture on the right for reference). If you happen to stain towards the grain, your stain traces might be noticeable and it’ll look actually unhealthy when it is dry.