Creative Ways to Decorate a Teen Girl’s Bedroom

Every teen girl loves to have her bedroom decorated stylishly while flaunting her personal choices, tastes, and even her personality! You can achieve this creatively without exorbitant cost while making the entire decoration fun all the way. It may carry a theme or be a nice assortment of mismatches to ooze a perfect imperfect vibe! Few innovative ideas for it are –

• Adding a canopy over the beds and adding light to it will not only create the magic of a princes’s room but will also be extremely functional and illuminate her bed well to read in bed just before retiring.

Pom pom cushions are a perfect addition to any young girl’s bed. They ooze a romantic, flirtatious and fun vibe while are extremely handy as additional support, to add some dramatic effect and just shriek about the young girl’s playful nature.

• Let the room make a stylish statement with lovely painted votives arranged on any shelf or even above the bed. Adding a candle or LED flames to it will enhance it dreamy, romantic vibe!

• Geometric pattern curtains are a perfect choice for any girl’s bedroom. They look fun without being chaotic and allow you plenty of flexibility in decorating the rest of the room.

• Mason jars are an awesome idea to use in her bathroom. Not only would it give her plenty of space to place all her toiletries but they look extremely adorable and chic.

• A folding screen can be a wonderful camouflage to the study area while making for a perfect item to make the room feel complete. It would be the right piece to take from old movies where girls used the screen for changing and bathing purpose.

• Give one of its walls a bold, dramatic color like blue, purple, red, maroon, etc. You can then decorate it with end number of items like photographs, wall hangings, picture frames, etc.

Across the curtains or on more innovative ways, the girl’s favorite memory photographs can be hanged in string lights or plain strings. They look extremely becoming and unique.

Consider The Various Available Options In Outdoor Cushion Fabrics

Billy-Purple-New1-408x408Outdoor furniture is exposed to the harsh weather elements like heat, rain and winds. As such the furnishings and cushions placed on them tend to get damaged and faded. It is hence important to choose the right kind of materials for cushions to be placed out-of-doors.

In order to protect outdoor pillows from the natural elements, it is advisable to choose water-proof fabrics. In addition, fabrics which resist fading when exposed to sun (Fade-resistant) may also be preferred. It is also recommended to ensure that the filling in the cushions is waterproof or cannot absorb moisture, as this can make them last longer.

Types of outdoor cushion fabrics

There are several types of fabrics available, which may be used for cushions placed on patio furniture. Few of them include:

Cotton canvas

This is basically a woven fabric and a preferred choice for outdoor seat cushions. The fabric is durable and yet quite affordable. You can choose from amongst prints and solid colours, which have been pre-dyed. The biggest advantage of using this fabric is that customized designs may be painted on it using fabric colours.

Duck cloth

Also known as duck, cloth duck or duck canvas, this fabric is quite similar to cotton canvas. The difference lies in the tighter weave and smoother texture when compared with cotton canvas. The tighter weave makes it more durable than cotton canvas. However, the fabric cannot be customized, easily.

Textilene

This fabric is made of woven polyester and also has a PVC coating. The fabric is flame retardant, mould & fade resistant as well as waterproof. These features make it extremely durable and well suited for garden cushions. However, being made of polyester, it may fail to provide the desired level of comfort.

Olefin fibre

The synthetic fibre also known as polypropylene is well suited for both cushion covers and inserts. It effectively resists wet weather, sun, heat and mould and may hence be used for garden seat pads.

Vinyl

Vinyl or PVC is quite popular as it is easy to maintain. It is durable but being made of plastic, often feels unpleasant and uncomfortable on the skin.

Besides selecting the right materials for outdoor cushions, it is also important to pay attention to other aspects like outdoor fabric slings and straps. While selecting materials for this purpose, it is advisable to evaluate their durability.

Tips to Make Garden Furniture More Exquisite and Comfortable

jacky-pinkGarden in a household can be considered a place of refuge for the inhabitants. It can provide one with the much needed freshness, greenery, a personal space away from the rest of the hullabaloo from the rest of the house. Problematically, not all people can afford to have a luxurious garden. Sometimes money can be a problem, sometimes the availability of space can be a real issue. For those who can’t afford a plush garden side, garden furniture can be a real lifesaver. Now days, there are so many beautiful and exquisite pieces of garden furniture available, all one have to do is to choose. Here is a list on how to choose the right furniture for a garden of different size and shape.

Get Proper and Comfortable Cushions

In order to make an appropriate seating arrangement for a garden, one requires thinking about the garden chairs. To make the seating arrangement more comfortable, the garden chairs must be decked with comfortable garden cushions. Apart from making a pleasant arrangement for the guests, cushions can add beauty and style to the whole arrangement. This is why one should select the cushions, as well as the furniture very carefully. While selecting those items, it’s better to keep in the mind the personality of the owner of the house. Each item must be in sync with each other, so that nothing looks out of place.

The Armrests and Backrests of Garden Cushions

In order to make the chairs a bit more comfortable, the armrests and backrests of cushions can be added easily. No doubt these will double the comfort and the pleasure.

Place the Selected Furniture on the Proper Level

It can get very much uncomfortable, if the furniture, especially the seating chairs can’t be placed on the ground level properly. For this reason, the place of the ground within the garden must be prepared beforehand. Cement can be added to make it level or something like that. Some photographs of the piece of land can be taken while going for furniture shopping, to avoid any kind of confusion and discomforts.

Add Swing or Hammocks

Apart from the chairs, various kinds of swing seats or hammocks can be added too. Children are quite fond of hammocks and so as the adults. In case of swing seats, one can experiment with the design or structure too. Those swing seats come both in ethnic, traditional designs, as well as with the western looks.

Think About the Shade

Since the whole set-up is in, outdoor area, think about putting shades too. Sometimes it can be too sunny or rainy. In shades, one can enjoy while the weather is extreme, or can enjoy food and drinks too.

Patio Landscaping – Ideas to Improve Your Outdoor Space

Similar to interior rooms, patios also completely change the vibe and life of the outdoors with seasonal spruce-ups, fresh furniture or even its re-arrangement and fresh crop of accessories. However, while looking vibrant and lively, it should also be functional. The below mentioned tips should go a long way in helping you.

Seal the patio

The foremost thing one can do is seal the patio with a semi-gloss or high-gloss finish. This increases the finished look.
Improve the patio landscape

Plants yield a very relaxing and soft vibe to the patio. It’s best to use hanging and portable plants here which lend a refreshing change. A sitting area of just garden cushions can easily be arranged near a pot of plant which looks very inviting and warm.
Patio flooring

Not many realize the importance of patio flooring but it can dramatically change the whole look of the patio. It should not only reflect your taste and individuality but also harmonize with the theme and the elements of both the garden and the patio. Number of patio floorings is available to choose from like bricks, wood, paver blocks, concrete, tiles or even grass. The right flooring adds to the artistic look of the patio.
Outdoor furniture

Outdoor furniture is a very important element of patio landscaping. Without it, the patio would look lifeless. An outdoor sofa or chair on which outdoor seat cushions are properly and decoratively placed make for a very comfortable and cozy corner in which one can sip a hot or a cold drink and enjoy a book. Cane furniture is an excellent option here. Well surrounded by foliage, they create a wonderful cozy nook. Adding garden seat pads cushions on the floor is also an excellent way to add seating in case you are entertaining people here.
Barbecues

Gas barbecues with their covers are an excellent addition to your garden patio especially if you are used to entertaining guests regularly. For a slight chilly nights, your friends and families would live a barbecue dinner outside.

Apart from it, one can easily add stuffs like parasols and gazebos, wind chimes, water fountain, open trellis roof to provide shading etc. The choice is endless and the cost surprisingly affordable.