By Gerald Bridgett. interior. Published at Tuesday, September 18th, 2018 - 21:54:40 PM.
You'll be surprised just how much of a difference a few small changes can make.Have we convinced you yet? Will you make a point of including negative space in your interiors from now on? Tell us in the comments.The Defining a Style Series: What Is Contemporary Design?What features make up contemporary design? Keep reading to find out.
Bookcases or wall shelves: This is the key item in your home library. Choose the bookcase or wall shelves of your choice. For a sleeker. built-in look. choose closet cabinetry that also features doors. drawers and other storage options.Lighting: For a high-end look. add lighting for different purposes. A reading lamp is a must.
But don't forget to add accent lighting that lights up the shelves or washes the bookcase wall with illumination. If installing recessed lights isn't possible. consider using battery-operated LED lights and light strips.Seating: A comfortable reading chair and footstool. a bench or a built-in reading nook are all great home library ideas.
In this case. however. we'd advise resisting the urge to lean too heavily on a theme. Rather than building the whole room around your passion. simply incorporate these items into the design. That said. whatever your hobby-centric items may be. give them positions of importance. maybe even make one your focal point.Whenever possible. play around with bold colors and patterns.Play with pattern