Transform your home into an environment that makes you feel more alive. Using the principles of feng shui--the ancient Asian practice of arranging furnishings and accessories to optimize the flow of energy--you can create a living space in which you feel safe and comfortable and that also helps you embrace life more fully. Gorgeous full-color photos of stylish rooms illustrate how easy it is to incorporate feng shui into your dAccor. Begin by establishing safety in your home through retreat and secret spaces, connecting to nature's grounding, and other techniques. Now you are ready to encourage expansion in your life. Design spaces where you can be alone, as well as shared spaces that promote harmonious relationships. See how to balance your home's yin and yang and tap into the power of the five essential elements. Work with lighting, color, textiles, furniture and object placement, wall space, accessories, and more.By tying the color scheme into the brick wall and the green plants, the paint colors themselves feel more organic. The overall vibration of the home rises whenever you bring greater harmony to a combination of parts by drawing them together in a way that allows each ... For example, you might use burgundy on your living- room walls, on the tablecloth in the dining room, and on the rug in your hallway.
|Title||:||Feng Shui Living|
|Publisher||:||Sterling Publishing Company, Inc. - 2003|