Q & A — What Window Treatments For Ashley’s Living Room Windows?

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Ashley has four windows in her living room that have created quite a decorating challenge for her.  Here's what she says: I recently found you on Facebook and I'm so glad I did! I found your post for Andrea's windows, and it inspired me to take another look at my living room and attempt to finally tackle my windows. I always avoid dressing … [Read more...]

Q & A – How Should Andrea Dress Her Corner Windows?

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Andrea needs help with deciding how to dress her corner windows on either side of her fireplace. Here's what she said: How do I dress these 4 corner windows flanking my fireplace? Do I just use a corner attachment to attach the rods,since the windows are so narrow? I don't like it when there is so little space and decorative finials are … [Read more...]

Q & A–Decorating Ideas For This Small Living Room?

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Denise is looking for some help with her living room... Here's what she says: I have a very small living room and I've been thinking of ways to make it functional. I'm not sure what colors to choose or decor that would fit great in the space . Any tips would be very helpful. Kristi's suggestions: First, it looks like you already have dark … [Read more...]

Q & A–What Window Treatments Should I Use?

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Jennifer in South Carolina is having trouble deciding what window treatments to use in her family room.  She seems to suffer from the same thing I do--a need for everything to be perfectly symmetrical.  Here's what she wrote: I have a wall of windows (and one door) that I need to cover but the door is causing an big headache. I just don't know how … [Read more...]

Reader Question: Can Different Plaid Fabrics Be Used In The Same Room?

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Mark in Ohio writes: I have a red/gold/taupe color scheme in my living room.  I have plaid drapes with those three colors.  The drapes are a large plaid (almost a buffalo check).  I am looking at purchasing two club chairs upholstered with a smaller traditional plaid pattern in the same three colors.  The drapes are attually brighter and warmer … [Read more...]

Reader Question:: Will This Window Shade Color Work With My Furniture?

Rebecca in Chicago writes: In my living room, I have dark wood floors as well as chocolate brown furniture with alternating tan and brown cushions and pillows. I have two accent ottomans that are brownish but have a bunch of circles on them in tan, light blue and chocolate brown. I recently purchased muted gold colored honeycomb … [Read more...]