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The beauty of decorating with posters

Decorating a home with posters is both cost-efficient and original. In a way you feel like a teenager again but you also see the whole process in a completely different way. Of course, when we say posters we don’t refer to portraits of singers and stuff like that. That could also be an option if this is what you prefer but something a little more neutral and artistic would still look lovely on the walls. This could we your next project. All you need to do is figure out what theme to adopt and decide on some colors and dimensions. Finding the posters shouldn’t be too difficult. An option could also be finding them on the internet and printing them on a special type of paper.

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Now let’s see how exactly you can integrate the posters in your interior design. First figure out which room or area you want to redecorate. Then decide approximately how many posters would fit in that space and whether you should opt for a large poster of several small ones. It would be useful to make a sketch like a sort of map of the wall on which you can indicate the heights of the furniture and the location of any wall-mounted shelves of fixtures. Also, pay attention to the colors already existent in the décor.

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Posters can be used for all sorts of purposes. They can add color to the room and they are a very beautiful choice for minimalist interior decors. They are just the pop of color the room needs. Posters can also be part of a theme and can help bring together a room. They can also serve as art pieces and they make great decorations. Moreover, some posters can actually be useful. For example, you can have a calendar poster or one with recipes in the kitchen, movie posters and so on and so forth.

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Modern posters can be very eye-catching and artistic. Modern art can be presented in various forms and this is one of them. Posters can help you create an unconventional and original interior décor and they can be the accent feature your home needs. You can buy them online or in decorating and craft supply stores.

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You can also find them in gift shops, museums and cinemas and it other specialized locations according to the theme you choose. Integrating the posters into the décor is easy. Just frame them once you have made up your mind regarding the colors and theme. The frames should be as simple as possible as not to take away attention from the actual poster.{picture sources:1,2&3,4,and 5}.

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Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice on March 5, 2012

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Simona Ganea
She may not be very fond of people, finding them annoying most of the time, but she still enjoys helping them from the shadows. Her attention to detail drives others crazy yet remains her most appreciated characteristic.

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