New Young Ideas in Decorating Author:Diana Walton It's your scene--so make the most of it...Up against a blank wall? Cover it--with gift paper, aluminum foil, framed mirrors, album covers. Room too small? too large: too crowded? — Here's how: to decorate with color, to get rid of the "blahs", to hide a white elephant, to find furniture bargains, to get your friends to help — Start with some simpl... more »e tricks--Double the effect of your greenery by placing plants in front of a mirror; Update a chest with new drawer pulls; Hang your bracelets on the wall to add a decorative touch and save drawer space
Go on to a headboard made from salvaged ornamental fencing--a painted op-art rug--flowers on the ceiling.
Take a quick quiz to find out who you are, and then start doing your thing--with flair« less
This book was written and published in 1970...it has great ideas-- especially since a lot of that style is "in" now again. It is fun to flip through. And many of the ideas are ones you can use even if you aren't interested in kooky '70's ideas. Many of the ideas are for those on a budget, and young people just starting out will love it!