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Decorating Tips:  Check Color

Vibrant colors bring excitement to a room while neutral colors are more calming. Which do you prefer?

The artwork in this small dressing room echoes the neutral tones found in the window treatment, table skirt, and chair seat. For a more exciting feel the pictures could have been matted in red to crosslink with the bedroom wall color.

Decorating Tips:  Hang an Art Shelf

Popular art shelves are a great way to add interest and take up very little space. Artwork can be hung on the wall over the shelf as well as set onto the shelf with other decorative objects. (Photo Credit: Happy at Home)

Decorating Tips: Relate Art to Furniture Size

In general, when hanging art over a piece of furniture it should not be longer than the width of the furniture. The artwork shown in this photograph relates to the size of the table below it, and keeps to a general principle of being about 75% of the table’s width.