By Gerald Bridgett. interior. Published at Saturday, October 06th, 2018 - 20:36:25 PM.
Home libraries featuring a built-in daybedIf all you have to work with is one wall. add a built-in reading nook for relaxing.A small narrow room features bookcases on either side with a daybed. framed by the window with a gorgeous view.Home libraries that make the most of the spaceThis studio may be small in square feet. but it features tall ceilings that the homeowner has cleverly taken advantage of.
Now that we've discussed why negative space is so important. it's time to talk about how to make it work in your own interiors. Every space is different. so the exact steps you need to take will vary. but we have a few tips to help get you started.As you put together the rooms in your home. keep the following in mind:Start with function: Functional elements like your furniture are most important. Let them form the basis of your design.
There's a psychological basis for our reasoning. According to Gestalt Psychology. every time we enter a new space. our brains process the room as a whole first. It's only after we are able to categorize the room by its function that we're able to truly focus in on its aesthetic or the individual design elements themselves.
Now that we've covered the psychological reasons for white space in your design. it's time to move on to the functional reasons. Put simply. these spaces are much easier to use than ones that are hampered by a lot of excess design elements.First. let's consider the flow of the room. At some point. you've probably experienced the feeling of working your way through a cluttered space.