Design magazines have long been around to arouse decorating dreams. Now iPhones, iPads, and Androids have decorating apps available to instantly stimulate the imagination. These applications bring motivating photos and ideas to inspire décor decorating. Apps have become part of everyday activities. People have become very dependent on apps to assist in their daily lives. Apps bring the wonderful decorating ideas, which used to be only available when purchasing a magazine, right to the fingertips
Take advantage of great apps to inspire you as you take on your decorating projects.
Irodori by RustyRaven; Free iTunes
- Ever see magnificent colors in an object that you wish you could replicate? “Irodori” will analyze a picture and pick up the characteristic colors from it. You can then store the colors to refer to when choosing paint and furnishings.
Remodelista; $2.99 iTunes
- “The Remodelista App makes it easy to browse Remodelista’s daily content, including inspiring architecture, stylish DIY projects, 10 Easy Pieces product roundups, and Steal This Look. Take control of your next remodeling or design project with the Remodelista App for the iPad and iPhone.”
Houzz Interior Design Ideas; Free iTunes
- “Houzz has the largest database of home design ideas on the net, with over 200,000 high resolution photos. Browse photos by style, room and location and save them to your virtual idea book — it’s the equivalent of clipping design magazines to a scrapbook — making ideas easier to search, save, and share.”
Dream Home HD; $1.99 iTunes
- “Dream Home HD is designed specially for you to help you integrate the latest interior design trends into your home. Explore the immense variety of décor solutions from professional designers for your entire home, browse through hundreds of real photos and navigate through the extensive menu of colors, styles and room types. From tiny efficient accents to the most sophisticated interiors, Dream Home HD contains a top class collection of ideas for the home of your dream.”
Home Interior Ideas HD; $1.99 iTunes
- Home Interior Ideas allows you to browse hundreds of photos of actual homes designed and decorated by the top Interior Designers. Get inspired to design the living room, bedroom, kitchen and dining room, bathroom, and even the pool house and Jacuzzi. Gather inspiration for a Japanese home interior as well.
SnapShop Showroom; Free iTunes
- This app uses a photo of your own rooms to place new furniture that you are considering in place so you can actually see a sofa or chair that you like in your own room.
- Use your fingers to literally place furniture in your iPhone camera or photo albums – using augmented reality! Share your photo creations with friends and link to the store’s website
Enjoy browsing and getting inspired to plan out your beautiful new decor. Have fun exploring and never be afraid to dance!
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