The Look for Less

February 2009
Timber Home Living;Feb2009, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p45
The article offers some suggestions in achieving an interior decoration without spending too much. Ceramic pieces which are found in flea markets and specialty shops for small details such as door knobs and other fixtures is proposed. Spending a substantial amount of money on a major piece that is unique and classic and which can be used as the focal point of the room or the house is suggested. It also recommends the use of less pricey imitations of the real thing, like laminates instead of hardwood floors.


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