February 10, 2012
There's more than just one type of window coverings. Many people think of a window covering as curtain panels while others think of shutters or screens. All of these things are right in relation to ..
February 09, 2012
Plenty of people want the inside of their bedroom to reflect their style. Nevertheless, for some reason, they think of every detail but when it comes to their window treatments, they hang up ..
February 09, 2012
Window shutters could be an invaluable addition to a home's security and appearance. Exterior shutters are believed to have originated from ancient Greece, where they regulated the amount of light ..
October 07, 2011
My favorite part of designing my own home is the ability to use everyday objects for unique purposes. And with costs of home goods seeming to constantly be on the rise, it helps with the budget as ..
June 29, 2011
On the bow of a ship, a single sailor stands at the ready. The ability of the tool he takes out is to let him see things at a very far location. On the open ocean that seems to go for endless miles, ..
June 24, 2011
Over the clear waters of a deep, warm southern ocean a ship skips over the waves. This ship’s speed and grace is something to be admired. Though this ship is not a crew ship, it was used as a ..
June 23, 2011
In a quaint cottage near the ocean, the sea is always roiling with waves and the dance of light on the water. When someone decorates such a shack, they tend to gravitate toward items themed after the .
April 20, 2011
The Home Hallway A home hallway, the pathway within - can be quite long or may be less than eight feet but it always leads people into your house and often generates the first impression. Decorating .
April 07, 2011
An overall view of the sea is breathtaking, and when viewed with a telescope, the view becomes detailed as well. Telescopes were mandatory pieces of equipment in most occupations that centered around .
March 31, 2011
The harsh waves pound against the hull of a small boat as it twists and turns through the stormy ocean, a row of portholes protecting the people inside from the water and wind. In some portholes are ..
March 17, 2011
Atop the lip of a swirling, sandy dune, the wooden frame of a beach sign stands, weathered by salt and years of age as it watches the ocean. The wonderful endurance of the beach sign enables it to ..
March 10, 2011
Weary with the fatigue from a day at sea, the crew of a ship crossing the Atlantic piles into solid chairs and digs into a hot meal placed on the honey colored table. The furniture in the mess hall ..
February 25, 2011
When people think of lanterns, an out of date device that is entirely unusable today, comes to mind. The Fact of the matter is that lanterns have served a special purpose with regards to lighting for .
February 23, 2011
Mention the word adventure and the image of pirates amidst the high seas comes to mind. It is not often that an oil lantern conjures up images of fun, excitement and adventure. Yet, this seemingly ..
January 29, 2011
At the time of its conception, the compass revolutionized navigation as we knew it. A must-have on any journey, a compass was the mainstay of travelers on foot and on sea. While the compass has ..
January 11, 2011
We have all been in the situation where the lounge needs decorating – there are chunks out of the wall and the ceiling is looking particularly old. You look at it and the prospect of getting ..
December 27, 2010
A final package of a thing contributes to the decision of a person to buy it, whether be it a gadget, equipment, tool, dress, shoes, other garments and especially food. The way a restaurant or a ..
December 20, 2010
A good presentation of food is a big matter that should not be neglected. Having the food presented nicely, it adds up to the taste of that food. That is why there is a course that will help people ..
November 23, 2010
Model ship collecting is among the oldest hobbies on earth, along with knitting and button collecting. The beauty behind ship model collecting is the cultural unity within it. As a hobby that spans .
November 19, 2010
Strands of twinkling Christmas lights are one of the most commonly used kinds of holiday decorations. We have all seen them on display and the majority of us have put them to use in our own holiday ..
September 25, 2010
Back to Fundamentals for Traditional Cottage Design Many designers attempting a particular Cottage style for the first time frequently overdo it. Together with the best of intentions, they often end .
August 28, 2010
Low-cost balloons usually provide versatile options. They are the fastest and easiest approach to decorate a home or even a hall for an event or possibly a party. The reality that the latex they are ..
August 23, 2010
Decorating your home doesn't have to break your bank account. It is perfectly fine to decorate with unoriginal works of art (aka replicas). Who says that a well decorated home has to follow one idea ..
June 17, 2010
Upon entering an area in your home you are able to instantly determine whether the furnishing within that room suits our taste. But what led to our facial expression upon seeing the design of the ..
April 11, 2009
You are now in college and living in student housing. You have a dorm room of your own and excited to be part of the college life. You look around your empty dorm room and wish you had some fantastic .