As you plan your interior design layout, keep it realistic.

Look for interesting pieces and themes to inspire a new collection.

If you can decorate your home any way you want, you are not in the company of many.

Use area rugs on cold types of flooring.

Rotate them to minimize the wear to any one rug.

A collection is a grouping of items that is at least three of the same type.

Three pieces of art work are considered a collection.

When designing your furniture scheme, understand that guests will flow in and out.