Does your home reflect you? Your likes? Your creativity? Is it livable? All good questions to keep in mind when you embark on the journey of decorating or designing the rooms in your home.
When you are decorating the rooms in your home you will encounter all sorts of design rules. Use them as guidelines, as a starting point for your own creativity Even when working with a professional designer make sure they are in tune with your creativity so it is you that shines in the end result.
Look for a design that makes you smile when you walk into that room. Perhaps most importantly is the comfort factor. You and your family need to feel comfortable in the room. You need to be able to live in it.
If you can meet those two criteria when designing the rooms in your home you've succeeded in keeping it real.