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Design Lessons2018-10-08T14:39:14-04:00

Design Lessons

FOLIO BELIEVES AN EDUCATED CLIENT IS AN EMPOWERED CLIENT WHO WILL BE ABLE TO CONFIDENTLY SPEAK ABOUT THE TRANSFORMATIONS IN THEIR SPACE.

ELEMENTS OF INTERIOR DESIGN

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Light

Light Whether it’s natural or artificial, light plays a key role in guiding the way through a living space. Light acts as [...]

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Scale/proportion

Scale/proportion Scale and proportion entail two relationships: the relationship between a human being and a space and the relationship between a space’s [...]

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Form/shape

Form/shape Shapes and forms make up the outline of any two or three-dimensional object in a living space. Shapes are 2D and [...]

2018-09-24T12:37:19-04:00

Space

Space Acting as the foundation, space plays an essential role in interior design. While building an interior design plan, a designer must [...]

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Colour

Colour Besides establishing an appealing connection between objects, colour is responsible for setting a mood in a space. Choice of colour depends [...]

2018-09-23T16:33:12-04:00

Line

Line The important role that lines play in the world of design is clear – they form the foundation for some of [...]

PRINCIPLES AND TOOLS OF INTERIOR DESIGN

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Balance

Balance Achieve a visual equilibrium within a space by obtaining a balance between elements. When equal visual weight of the elements is [...]

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Texture

Texture A surface’s look, feel and consistency is determined by its texture. All textiles (such as bedding, wallpapers and drapes) have a [...]

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Repetition/Pattern

Repetition/Pattern By partnering with colour, patterns add liveliness and energy to interior design. They can act as a natural transition within a [...]

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Unity

Unity When several design elements are used within a living space, an interior design arrangement or “unity” ensures that a sense of [...]

2018-10-08T14:34:02-04:00

Movement/Rhythm

Movement/Rhythm When different elements of interior design have a connected movement, the term “rhythm” is used. Since a living space can be [...]

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Contrast

Contrast When objects stand out from one another, different luminance or colour is used – referred to as contrast. Colour, form and [...]

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Emphasis/Focal point

Emphasis/Focal point Emphasis, which involves a central object captivating inhabitants of a certain living space, works closely with focal point, a space’s [...]