High Point Enterprise Newspaper Archives Jan 2 1974, Page 70

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High Point Enterprise, The (Newspaper) - January 2, 1974, High Point, North Carolina 4b Hick Point Enterprise Wedie toy january 21174 your family decorator begin new year with decorating resolutions in Home your family decorator by Carleton Varney president Dorothy Draper co inc its 1974 and time to begin following through on All those resolutions make lots of decorating resolutions Why not make a Check list of every room in your Home Check out the floors Walls ceilings up hols teries lamps and shades in each room accomplish one thing at a time do not be overwhelmed remember you cant decorate a Home Over night carry through your decorating Check list into every room of the House Start with the living room ask yourself some of these questions does my room need repainting or papering if your room needs painting make the appropriate notes on your Check list Check everything in your living room do you need new curtains or perhaps you might find that your existing draperies will do just Fine along with a new Valance and a new drapery lining in one of my decorating projects in reusing my clients beige silk draperies but in having the draperies lined in new Melon fabric and the valances will be made of a Melon and Green Floral print Check the carpeting a your living room does it need cleaning or replacing perhaps you can have the carpeting made into an area Rug consider cutting Down the Emerald Green Wal Towall carpet to a 12 x 15 size you might sew onto the Rug a 14 Border of chocolate Brown carpeting for a new look what about your sofa upholstery use these guidelines n rating repair shops by Sidney Margolius women news service new Yor complaints about car repairs usually Are at or near the top of every government Agency consumer grievance list they also head the gripes received by most better business bureaus the complaints usually Are of three kinds inadequate warranty service charges which May vary sharply among different shops and sometimes Are Steep indeed faulty repairs and sometimes even unnecessary replacement of parts even if charges at Best Are bound to be High since the shops pack All their administrative and other costs under labor still How do you at least pick a reliable shop first of All in today relatively precise cars everything must synchronize one component can throw others out an automatic transmission May fail to up shift promptly because the engine itself needs a tuneup or a Carmay creep not because anything is wrong with the transmission but because mechanics sometimes Advance the idling Speed to offset stalling caused by improper Carburettor adjustment or faulty ignition among the questions to ask in selecting a repair shop Are does the shop use modern test equipment a Well equipped shop should have and use Voltmeters engine operation and vacuum gauges distributor gauges and fuel mixture testers does the shop look Well organized mechanics themselves judge service shops by their appearance they know that a clean Well organized shop is better Able to handle a car efficiently does the Serviceman diagnose carefully a careful Mechanic makes adequate tests before he will say what the trouble is a Les skilled or Les careful Serviceman is More Apt to give Flash diagnosis for example if the difficulty is insufficient Power in a comparatively new engine a careful Mechanic will either use a dynamometer which simulates Road conditions or at least hand instruments and also Road test the car cd lab frames in styles we display the widest selection Ever of mod wire Frame styling optical co Westchester mall phone 8834315 open to one hour Mait Onizine the most in dry cleaning for our customers who missed our sunday 1 Price and Good Only at one hour Martin izing bring this Coupon with clothing and receive off All dry cleaning on wed thurs Fri Jan 2 3 4 offer Good with Coupon Only Cut and save Money 5 shirts 25 3 locations 2351 English re beside Anderson drug Fairfield Plaza 2406 n main St beside varsity drive in does it need to be replaced or per Hap youll consider new slipcovers for a Happy 1974 plan ahead on the decorating resolutions list when considering slipcovers Why not think of some new Lemon yellow and use a print Geometric or Floral for Welting the design will be lost that True but the different colors will show i often use prints for Welting Check put the conditions of your end tables consoles Coffee tables perhaps a table top needs refinishing or if you dont think its worthwhile refinishing that console table Why not paint it a color to work with your decor there is nothing wrong with an Emerald Green lacquered console table and when writing your 1974 decorating Check list consider new shades for the lamps there Are so Many pretty lampshades on the Market some opaque and some transparent you can even make a Patchwork lampshade Ive seen Patchwork lampshades in colonial living rooms and they were hand some dear family decorator my husband is finally let Ting me decorate our dining room my dining room set is Early american since the dining room is adjacent to the living room id like to decorate it in the same color scheme As the living room red White mrs e t paint Walls and ceiling Cerulean Blue and the trim White Lay a fire engine red carpet draperies can be a Floral design of sky Blue Cerulean Blue lipstick red and Fern Green on a White background for added in Terest decorate your dining table with a White Wicker Basket filled with fresh greenery dear family decorator our apartment is carpeted throughout with Blu Egrey carpeting our sofa is a Gold Tweed and furniture is mahogany please suggest a color for Walls draperies and chairs mrs f l dear mrs Al paint Walls a deep Mustard Gold and All the trim White hang a Vine like designed fabric at the windows the Vine print can be Mustard Gold lettuce Green and White for club chairs id suggest lettuce Green accent your Gold sofa with lettuce Green White and Blue pillows dear family decorator i need a color scheme for our master bathroom floor and Wall tiles Are White Tures Are Gow and cab hits Are Black lacquered mrs my dear mrs my paint Walls bittersweet Orange and trim and ceiling White Lay a Lime Green carpet use bittersweet Orange Lime Green and Gold towels or Varney welcomes mail from readers but cannot give a personal reply he will answer the most interesting questions from readers on his column Sale starts thursday january specials the fashion stores buc suede jackets fashion Coats 59 90 originally 7500 natural leather jackets with brushed finish in assorted styles including snap front and safari choose from Navy dark Brown Brandy Blue and Green sizes 5 to 15 Junior Wool pants originally 8500 to 14500 just one from a great group of Coats wraps fitted Trench and other styles White Green Navy red Blu plus tweeds and plaids sizes 6 to 20 i famous name bras ont hero jackets Reg 4200 to 5500 sketched Are just two from a Large group of Wear anywhere jackets Brights and Earth tones in Wool blends and Cotton suedes sizes 8 to 18 Reg 200 and 250 White Cotton with Crescent stitched undercuts for firmer support sizes 36a 32b and 44c regularly 200 129 46d regularly 250 169 50 6 8 i were 900 to 1300 Silky soft lightweight spandex extra control panel on sides and Back leg Hose holders and also with garters White Only so Lxi to a xxx Short average tall off off i sleepwear Sale Reg 1800 to 2100 a great assortment of colors in solids and plaids 5 to 13 closed today shop thursday through saturday 1 i i i i i i i i 8 v Reg 350 to 8001 gowns pyjamas and Robes in fleece Nylon Tricot Perm press fabrics fashion color Blue Pink yellow mint and beige with lace trim embroidered yokes and appliques sizes so Lxi 3 and 3240 3 i sportswear coordinates Reg 800 to 2500 Slacks some vests blouses rollover and Cardigan sweaters Many colors sizes 820 and sol

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