Thankfully we now have access to that information and better yet, brilliant people create infographics that allow us to figure it all out in one glance. Thank YOU internet and those people. (And I remember back in my old PR days when Internet was always capitalized. Old.)
So over the weekend when I was making the new bed pillows, I searched to find ideas for the placement of the pillows. I’ve never been good at the bed making thing – you know this. I ended up doing a mix of a couple of these but I did find this very helpful:
This one is helpful when actually making a “proper” bed – again, I say do whatever the heck you want with your bed and your house. But I’m nearly 40 so I figured it was about time to figure this out: Just DecorateI showed you this one when I made our tufted headboard – these are the different headboard designs:
I did the Belgrave. :)
When I do a gallery wall I literally just start placing things and moving them around till I like the way it works. Yes I end up with a few holes to fill. If you need more structure to this process then this one is helpful:
I’m hoping to take on a few tiling projects this year and I found this tile design infographic fascinating:
I get asked about paint sheens a lot – this is a simple explanation of how and where to use each one:
This one is brilliant – it compares all the various flooring types based on cost, durability and ease of installation and cleaning:
Another hard one – choosing the right rug size for your space. This one gets a lot of us, right? This graphic from World Market is helpful:
And here’s a do and don’t version:
Again, you know what I say – it’s your house. Do what you want. I believe there are no rules when it comes to your own home and you should do what you love. But these do help those of us who need a little direction sometimes!
Have you found any of these helped you out?
I shared a bunch of other tips like light fixtures sizes and heights here!