Well, I've been saving what i knew would be THE BEST for last, from the assortment of vintage magazines and books sent to me by my Flickr-friend "Maria's Lovers". This is a page from the Doubleday "Book of Interior Decorating",
Flooring is one of the things that has the biggest impact on the look of a room — but beautiful floors can also be really expensive. But the good news is that, if you don't mind putting in the extra elbow grease, there are plenty of ways you can make your own.
Bohemian style has its roots going back to the 19th century. It finds inspiration in many parts of the world, and consequently appeals to people who travel, love to collect beautiful objects, and color and texture.