Redlands Daily Facts from Redlands, California on March 10, 1959 · Page 24
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Redlands Daily Facts from Redlands, California · Page 24

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Apply Co/or Psychology In Home Decorating P»f 14—Tuetdey, M«r. Id, 1»5» REDLANDS DAILY FACTS A Good Choice Like the fitted look? You'll find it in all apparel collections! Full skirts? You bet! Slender ones? By the dozen! Colors? The biggest, most exciting palette to choose from! Take a look at the new spring footwear fashions and you'U sec there's a lovely new elegance afoot! This elegance is expressed in beautiful leathers, exquisite details, pale colors and a smooth well-balanced shape. Basically, designers arc showing three important shapes: tlie T- strap, the spectutor pump and the open-back look. There are infinite variations however, in the dressiness and details of these basics. This spring, with color increasingly important in home furnishings, it becomes more important than ever to choose the right colors anil combinations to suit you and your home. Psychologists, who have made a study of just how our daily attitudes arc affected by colors, have this to say: In the living room, a dominant rose or burnt orange shade, or any of their variations create a "happy" mood and help stimulate conversation. I-'or the dining room, the "Appetite" colors are peach or red- orange. In surveys of "What looks good to cat", people most often It's the fashion 221 EAST STATE Acrott from Securi»y-Fir»t B*nk Tht Gift Shop With E»»y Parking Imagine 4 years old this month!! Thanks to YOU it's a Happy to US WE have been shopping for you again and <£j^P you will be delighted with the original and authentic Decorative Accessories from Home and Abroad — Gaily designed beverage sets and serving pieces Handsome casseroles to take from oven to buffet or patio Vases, bowls, decanters in Blenko's Living colors Ceramic bowls and ashtrays in new Hoodwink design Gerber's Legendary Steel Blade Sets boxed in walnut Hand-painted Portugal porcelain for traditional setting Symbolic designed handmade Israeli ware Monkey-pod wood servers from the Philippines Hand-woven Madras cloths from India Luscious colored Travel Accessories in washable taffeta brodcade Imported place mats in decoralor colors Easter novelties nnd raids for every occasion' "Selection Makes The Difference" Helen 'ViwUr Jetiie Vawtor pick these colors. Another choice is blue, an ideal foil (or food. A blue tablecloth, more than any other color, enhances the appeal of food. On the other hand, if you're diet-conscious, a sharp, yellow-grcon or mustard shade will effectively discourage the greedy. for the family room, or child's room, contrasts such as ennbina- lions of red, yellow and blue arc highly recommended for their lively, stimulating effect. For bedrooms, you have a choice, depending on whether it's hard for you to fall asleep or harder for you to wake up. Dark shades, such as deep blue are relaxing, while light shades, such as yellow, arc cheerful, and conducive to getting up. For bathrooms, especially for the women of the house, pink is a good choice. It not only reflects the light, but also flatters the complexion. However, the wisest rule to follow in selecting colors for your home is to use whichever shides arouse the most gratifying re- .spouse in you. In selecting new furniture and accessories, take into consideration tlte wood-shades in your tables and upholstered pieces, and the color of your draperies. Never add anything that will clash. The best yardstick for using color is to remember that light shades make a small room look larger, dark tones make even a huge room look smaller. Color fashions may change, but individual color preference remains the same. Extroverts arc drawn to bright, warm shades. Reserved types prefer cool, quiet tones. ' The best thing, is to judge your family, and select accordingly! - if**-'*}-.. .*'>c'.. -.*.v— , TRANQUIL MODERN-ORIENTAL SETTING _ A mood is created here with a combination or a Western- made, Eastern-inspired card table set and artistic wallpaper mural. The unusual paper, reproduction of an actual water color seascape, is 65 inches deep and available printed on either paper or canvas. Men will leave color to the girls this year. Fabrics are conservative, confined to oxford tones, and subdued shades of blue. Stripes are popular, shown in every variety imaginable. of .S3 You may choose from a wide and beautiful collection of DRAPERY & UPHOLSTERING MATERIALS IN THE LATEST OF SPRING CREATIONS. Just a simple phone call will bring us to your home to aid you in selection of your mw Spring materials for draperies and upholstering. Our collection of Spring fabrics is unusually fine this year so do not delay preparing for the brightest season of the year. Prompt, guaranteed service. FREE ESTIMATES, of course, tt your convenience Jack's Drapery & Upholstering 415 EAST STATE DIAl P» 3-HW

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