· Never use big furniture in small rooms.
· Stick to one style, one color thread, and one period throughout your home.
· Pink is only for bedrooms and bathrooms.
These age-old rules are over. Personalization reigns. These days we are taking control of our living spaces and molding them to our every need, mood, and last-minute flea-market find. Whose is it, anyway? Yours, remember? That old adage “rules were made to be broken” is tremendously liberating.