What goes around comes around, especially in fashion and home decor. Some trends are revived that arguably could be left alone (looking at you macrame) and others are given a fresh take. The current trend for terrazzo is the latter …Read More
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Spring brings thoughts of greenery, indoors and out. While nature often takes care of a beautiful outdoor show, indoors, plants and greenery are one area we often neglect. We leave the plant in the container we bought it in, we set them in a corner by themselves, we stop thinking of them as an integral part of your home's feel and look.Read More
I just can't quit the blush pink. It's such a beautiful, soft, comforting color. And as the items in this board clearly show, it's not just a color for little kids. It can be romantic, glamorous, or cozy. Or all of the above!Read More
Sherwin William Hunt Club green is a classic on the lines of British Racing Green. It's a deep, mature color that can add drama and depth to your space. You can go bold with a deep color on your walls (or thing fireplace mantel!) or use it around the room to create stunning touchesRead More
With colder weather is setting, it's the perfect time to think about getting cozy indoors. But cozy doesn't necessarily mean country. You can create a warm and inviting space while still hanging on to your urban style.Read More
Why is choosing color so difficult? It's not like you step in to the paint store only to be confronted by 100 different shades of white...
Exactly. It's those hundred shades of white that make choosing colors a task that can stall a decorating project before it has even started. It's often helpful to start small, so let's take a look at four colors that four different companies have chosen as their "Color of the Year."Read More
As a new year rolls around, many of us begin thinking about resolutions that will offer us a fresh start. This year, rather than imagining you will make a big behavioral shift in yourself (AKA I really don't want to give up wine for a month, thanks) why not take some time to focus on the spaces around us, and see how to use these to make little shifts in how we approach things. After all, it's far more fun to redecorate than it is to diet, am I right?
With that in mind, we've got a great new free guide to giveaway ...Read More
Current trends in kitchen design favor a little color and I'm a fan of this. Monochromatic, all white kitchens have their place, but painting your cupboards is a great way to add some color without coating your walls. And if you anchor the room with color on the lower cabinets, you can still have a clean, light look from the counter top to the ceilingRead More
It's the time of year when we think about gifts for that friend who loves to entertain, or even for your own home. This holiday season, make anyone's home merry and bright with some of the beautiful gifts that have made my Dear Santa list this year.Read More
I've been working on some style boards for a client who lives half way across the country. While it may seem strange to some people to work with a decorator who will never enter your home, it's actually a simple process - and one our clients love.Read More