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Designer Secrets to Great Rooms: It's All About Balance

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Jul 11, 2015 01:05 AM
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by Nancy Mitchell last modified Jul 10, 2015

Design Sponge Pin it Being a good designer isn't just about putting the right stuff together: it's about the way you see the world. A really important concept in design, and one that's perhaps hard to explain without concrete examples, is the idea of balance. The objects in a composition (in this case, a room) are always in tension with one another. It's the contrast between opposites — black and white, smooth and textured, heavy and light — that makes things interesting and, ultimately, beautiful. READ MORE »





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