|Sarah Richardson suggests nightstands be the height of the mattress.|
|Ask yourself if people can easily get in and out of dining room chairs. |
This bench looks like it could be a problem.
Photo: Southern Living
|Spacing is everything. It makes the difference between a room that |
looks comfortable and one that doesn't. Sarah Richardson Photo.
|These shades are just the right size for the lamps. |
And the draperies hit the carpet gracefully. Photo: Decorpad.
Lamp proportions. The shade on a table lamp looks best when it is 1/2 the height of the lamp base. It should cover the neck of the lamp, but not disguise the shape of the lamp.