Carpeting just feels wonderful against your bare feet, and instantly warms up a room. But before you and your spouse pick out a new carpet, here are a few things you should keep in mind: 1. You have options While it might be very enticing to have an entire room fully carpeted, there are some […]
Want to channel your inner sailor year-round? Decorate your home with one (or more) of these fun nautical throw pillows. Which one is your favorite? Making a statement in soft blue and ivory, a large anchor design adds instant seaside charm to the scene on this hooked pillow.
Have you ever come upon a photo or painting that you just can’t take your eyes off of? It grabs you and makes you want to look closer. Maybe you feel at home in the painting, or are comforted by the colors? Or maybe it just shows a favorite place or person. Whatever the reason, you just know that you love it. Why not use it as inspiration when designing a room?
Looking to spruce up your house for the winter season? Decorate your home with one (or more) of these fun holiday pillows. Whether you are looking for Christmas, snow, or even animal pillows, you are sure to find at least one to love in this list of holiday pillows! Which one is your favorite?
Retro modern style is a mix of old styles and new pieces, or new pieces with old materials and finishes. Most often, you will see decor items from the 50’s or 60’s mixed in with modern styles. The bright colors and fun shapes of the 50’s and 60’s make for a room that doesn’t take itself too seriously.
As I’ve mentioned before, I am currently crushing on chalkboard paint and labels. I have shown you my DIY mason jar toothbrush holders and personalized beverage tub. I just can’t get enough of chalkboard! Maybe it is the former teacher in me? Whatever the reason, I have been searching for fun ways to use it […]
Original Design Credit: Beach Style Bedroom by Chicago Interior Designers & Decorators Tom Stringer Design Partners I love the punch of green in this bedroom, and the lamp is one of my favorite designs. Here I have recreated this look for less with items from a few of my favorite stores. All of these stores are easily […]
A light and airy spring eat-in kitchen Now that winter is in full force here in Pennsylvania, I have started to dream of spring. I can’t wait to open windows and smell the fresh air throughout our home again. With this in mind, I have put together some pieces I think would be perfect for […]
This post contains affiliate links. Fall is in the air! The temperatures are getting cooler, the leaves are starting to change colors and it’s time to store away flip flops and shorts. I’ll be honest, this isn’t my favorite time of year. I usually get down in the dumps with a case of Seasonal Affective […]
When hockey is playing on the pub’s screen, men wear kilts because it’s Wednesday, and young women speak to each other in Russian on the sidewalk I know I’m not in my home state of California anymore. But does that mean that I change radically to fit in? No. But borrowing cool best practices, gradually, […]