By Elena Figaro. interior. Published at Sunday, September 16th, 2018 - 03:46:36 AM.
You can also place antiques in an inconspicuous area. like on a floating shelf. There they accent the design of the room rather than dominate and potentially clash with it. Placing an antique on a bookshelf can also work. By placing it next to a row of books. it doesn't stick out as much but still reminds you of an era you may be fond of.
Make tweaks as you go: add or take away items as necessary. until you feel you've struck an ideal balance.Choose elegant window treatments.Ways to Decorate with Antiques and HeirloomsThough antiques may carry special emotional relevance. randomly throwing them up on the wall risks making a home look outdated — or worse. trashy. But there are several ways to decorate with antiques to keep your house looking timeless.
Placement of old items is keyUsing an old photo as large wall art is a bold and stylish choice.The placement of old items is one of the most critical aspects of decorating with antiques. There are a few potential directions when placing antiques. One option is to make an antique the focal point. as in the photo above: The room shows how a classic photo can look like a piece of chic art if it's large enough.
A sleek. modern wall space is a great place to hide a bed. This photo shows how well a loft bed and small sofa go together. Integrated home officesHome offices are the trickiest beasts to wrangle into a small space. There's something that feels distinctly luxurious about them. possibly due to the belief that home offices are reserved for people with a bedroom (or bedrooms) to spare.