Learn how to make a mood board.
A handy design reference helps you communicate with your contractor, budget and confidently make purchasing decisions.
Include pictures that show the features you’d like, and also write a list to the side about what you want to incorporate.
You may not want everything in that picture, so make a note of why you included it. Including large furniture items here can also help you get a more accurate budget estimate.
Then when you come across something that fits that plan, you can snap it up, whether it’s at a flea market, by the side of the road or elsewhere.
Include products you’ve already picked and plan to buy. You can add these as you go, and not only will it help you keep an eye on your budget, but you can also see your design come together in real time.
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