I think sometimes quickly complicate things when it comes to picking out decor in your home ideas. By taking a fairly easy method of decorating, you can easily help your house a sanctuary you could be pleased with. Here are a few ideas to get you started.
First, start with a favorite picture or rug and make use of 1 or 2 colors derived from one of of those pieces as your main colors. Use them for your accessories. Throws, pillows, and vases placed around your room might help pull your colors together.
Second, if you’re painting your walls, go for a couple of shades lighter than your accessories. If you have a chair rail around the room, paint your darker color under the rail and also the lighter shade above. If possible invariably you could add a third complementary color to create the chair rail and possibly an adjoining room.
Third, if you are buying new furniture, the best choice is to opt for neutral colors. The reason for this can be if you ever plan to alter your paint, neutral furniture will go with anything. Tans, browns, black, and grays work well with most colors.
Finally, don’t over think everything. You can always repaint as appropriate if things don’t come together as planned. Most paint stores sell smaller paint samples so get a couple on your wall first to make sure you like them. Most paints usually look darker once you make them for the wall so keep that in mind when scouting for hues.