If you haven’t already heard what the color of the year is for 2018 it’s…….Ultra Violet! That’s right a purple based in blue that’s bold and sophisticated with a whim of sexy. (read more about ultra violet the pantone color of the year here) How do you use purples in your home though you ask? … Read More And The 2018 Color of The Year Is…….
You’ve probably heard me talk about textures and using them in your spaces to add personality and interest. (textures is a fancy way of saying materials.) So I thought I would break it down and share some easy examples of how I use and implement them in our home to demonstrate why they make such… Read More Creating Interest In Your Home Using Textures!
You’ve heard me talk about curating your space. You hear designers and magazines talk about curating your home. But what does it actually MEAN? Curate is defined by ole trusty Mr. Dictionary as: Verb… select, organize, and look after the items in (a collection or exhibition). “both exhibitions are curated by the museum’s director” select… Read More Curate Your Home……What Does That Even Mean?
The holiday decor began coming down after I had been having the itch to switch things up. I do this every year after the holidays and this year was no different. Although this time I had been waiting for the perfect rug to kickstart my refresh. Which brings me to my last post where I… Read More I Just Can’t Help Myself, Refreshing the Family Room…..Again!
When all the holiday decor comes down, I change it all up! Who am I kidding, I change it up every 3-ish months so it’s not just after the holidays. Anywho, I have been itching for a new rug in here for awhile. Before the holiday season, which is when I bring this one up… Read More Need a New Rug? 5 of My Budget Friendly Faves!
You want to redo a room and you have some ideas of what direction you want to go with it. You’re excited and you get to the paint section of the store AANNNNNDDDD there are 10,000 shades of every color. All of a sudden you are beyond overwhelmed and questioning the meaning of life itself.… Read More How to Pick the Perfect Paint Color
I have been doing a mini-series on seating info starting with best upholstery for kids and pets, then seating and layouts, and now I am going to talk about STYLES of seating. Purchasing pieces you love and that are multi-purpose. What do you mean multipurpose? I mean, pieces that can be moved around to other… Read More Furniture for All Spaces!
I talked last week about the best upholstery types for families with kids and pets. I’m going to expand on that and have a little convo with ya about seating arrangements and layouts. Should you go with a standard sofa? How about a sectional? Do I need side chairs? How many side tables, how… Read More Seating And Layouts…….Where Ya Gonna Put Your Butt?!
If you have kids and pets in your home you know the messes they can make. Holy mama! So when it becomes that inevitable time to look for some new furniture for your digs you are def going to be wondering what the best upholstery types for children, human and furry alike, are. Look… Read More Best Upholstery for Kids (and pets!)
I talked about trends and whether to follow them here. It’s a good idea to keep an eye on what’s hot in the design industry as there can be tons of inspo found by looking at what’s on trend right now. (although I should mention it doesn’t dictate my decisions at the end of… Read More What’s Hot Right Now! (Trends for 2017)