• Eclectic Design Trends of 2012

    While each eye catches different interior design trends, in 2012 I personally have seen a huge boost of the "eclectic" in design. In both furnishings as well as design, mixing patterns, textures and styles has become increasingly popular and has been done incredibly well this past year. This...
  • Home Accessories for a Scandinavian Style Christmas

    Last year I visited Copenhagen during the holiday season. Already smitten with Danish furniture and lighting design, the trip cemented my obsession with Scandinavian style, especially in wintertime. Early sunsets make for long dark days, hence the practice of washing everything in white and light. Unlike...
  • The Pantone 2013 Color of the Year is Emerald!

    Emerald green is the new Pantone color of the year for 2013! An emerald green lamp and decorative green throw pillows are two ways you can work emerald hues into your living space. Emerald is "lively, radiant, and lush. A color of elegance and beauty that enhances our sense of well-being, balance...
  • The Must List: Jonathan Lo of Happy Mundane

    We recently profiled Jonathan Lo of Happy Mundane fame - he's a blogger, home decor expert, and Pinterest enthusiast with an eye for home styling and great ideas for decorating small spaces. Jonathan is back on our blog today sharing his four current must-have picks for the home: 1.There are two...
  • 2013 Design Bloggers Conference Scholarship Winners!

    Our judges have poured over the pile of amazing entries, we're pleased to announce the 5 winners who will each be awarded a scholarship to the 2013 Design Bloggers Conference! Judged by Lisa Ferguson of Décor Mentor , Anne Sage of The City Sage , and designer/HGTV Host Emily Henderson , applicants...
  • Using Fall Colors in Home Decor

    Using fall colors in home decor is not about plopping a few orange placemats on a table surrounded by ceramic squirrel figurines and hope you have captured the essence of Captain John Smith (or any meaningful Colonial Style). Fall colors can be a wonderful design element throughout the year in any home...
  • Which Modern Home Decor Style Are You?

    The word "modern" often acts as a catch-all phrase in the design world, but there's not just one type of modern design out there. Which modern home decor style are you - funky modern, or industrial modern? Funky Modern : I think we can all learn from (or at the least be inspired by...
  • Get The Look: Khloe Kardashian’s Bedroom

    Recreating celebrity interiors can be daunting and expensive. Getting the look of Khloe Kardashian’s bedroom from the set of “Kourtney & Khloe Take Miami” is the exception. Set decorator Brandi Creason created an interior that effortlessly brought Hollywood glamour to South Florida...
  • Valentine’s Day Decor

    February 14th can either be super romantic or a super drag. My thoughts are to take the romance out of it and think of it as another excuse to decorate. Fiery red Valentine's Day decor will certainly last longer than flowers and is much less caloric than candy. Don’t get me wrong, the world...
  • Decorating Ideas with Animal Prints

    No matter what your decorating style, there's room for a little leopard or cheetah, zebra or giraffe. Treat animal prints like a neutral and work within your existing aesthetic when you incorporate these decorating ideas —a vast range of options exists for every design sensibility. I've...
  • Get the Look of Designer David Jimenez - Part 1

    The VP of Visual Merchandising and Store Design at Hallmark Cards in Kansas City, Missouri, interior designer David Jimenez continues to wow the world of interiors with his style. A colleague of mine when I worked at Hallmark, Jimenez couldn't be a nicer guy. His interiors (usually for his own homes...
  • Create a Dreamy Bedroom Style

    26 years...That’s the amount of time each of us will spend snoozing over a lifetime. 11 years...That’s the amount of time we spend watching television. Since we don’t think twice about buying the latest and greatest flat screen tv, why not put the same thought into our bedroom style...
  • Spring TeePee Design Ideas for Everyone

    The snow is starting to melt off and longer, lighter Spring days creep closer. What better way to kick off this magical time than with a stunning teepee design round-up! Indoor or outdoor, masculine or feminine, chic or rustic - teepees are a fantastic way to express creativity and embrace spring...
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