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Removable Wall Decal Art
Are you looking for an updated form of style and sophistication for your home? Or maybe you rent instead of own? There's a solution for all of you.... removable wall decals! Stylish wall decals are perfect for adding personality to any room, whether you're upgrading your decor or making a...
May 16, 2014
Modern Country Interiors
As much as I’m a fan of modern homes, I’m starting to love modern country interiors. There is something appealing about a fresh take on a nod to the past. The Zhush always has beautiful pictures and I found great examples of this new design aesthetic there. So much in creating this look...
May 15, 2014
10 Quick Decor Updates for Spring
I don't know about you, but with the change of each season, I want to clean everything out, start fresh and update for Spring. Not only with my closets and junk drawers, but also with the decor and feel of my home. An easy way to freshen up around your house each season is by switching out the...
May 13, 2014
Home Decor for the Kitchen
Absolutely every room in your house needs home decor. Kitchens are no different, in fact, we probably should fill them to the gills considering the amount of time we spend in them every day. Lonny has a triumphant amount of images of stylish kitchens that inspired this very post. From distinctive kitchen...
Mar 5, 2014
Kitchen Wall Art With High Style
The kitchen where everyone always seems to congregate so it’s a great place to add some fun, colorful art. Whether we’re cooking up a giant pot of Sunday sauce, making brunch for a crowd or raiding the fridge for a midnight snack. Whether the kids are trying to figure out the square root...
Feb 3, 2014
Glamorous Home Office Decor with Mirrors and Metallics
If you spend any time at all browsing interiors on Pinterest, you probably are acquainted with the phenomenon that is "glamorous home office decor". No longer is a nook next to the kitchen counter an acceptable HQ for running a busy life. After all, we're blogging, styling, and curating...
Dec 5, 2013
Home Decorating Ideas Inspired by the Australian Outback
I have been lucky enough to see many sides of this big world. One of the most beautiful and serene places I have visited recently was the Australian Outback - a vast area that is mostly uninhabited. The colors, textures and lighting of this magical open space are so inspiring. Here are some home decorating...
Jul 26, 2013
Do You Have a Juju Hat?
Juju hats have officially made a comeback in modern spaces and their impact in a space is not to be ignored! The traditional headdress makes for an impressive piece of wall art and brings great texture to the room! I'm particularly loving the juju hat in white feathers. It pops on a dark wall and...
Jun 10, 2013
Easy Budget Decorating Ideas
Unless you've just won the mega-millions lottery, one factor will always be a consideration when designing your space: budget. However, great expense doesn't guarantee great taste, and these easy budget decorating ideas will be your best friend for a stylish and livable home. Much beauty can...
May 22, 2013
Getting a New Look: Restyle What You Have
Getting a new look can cost you nothing. How? Restyle what you have! By reusing items around the house and yard you can instantly change the look of a space and be kind to the environment. I seriously can’t get over the reused crochet afghans re-purposed as a tent. Ingenious, colorful and the...
May 2, 2013
Three for Thursday: New Wall Art Styles
New wall art designs giclee birds with bags art on burlap shadow box art
Jan 6, 2011
Creating an Art Gallery at Home
Most people like art. At least I think they do. Heaven knows there are always throngs of people at every museum I attend. Hence, if we go on that premise, one must assume people like art at home. I’m a firm believer that people should buy what they love unless of course it’s on velvet! Your...
Dec 22, 2011
5 Design Tips From Hotels to Transform Your Home
I love to travel -- maybe it is because I grew up in a military family where we moved all the time. For me the trip starts as soon as the ticket is booked or the route is mapped. I start researching the places which might be of interest. I ask for suggestions from friends via social media. However...
May 31, 2011
How to Hang Pictures & Wall Art Like a Pro
So, you have viewed the vast array of pictures and hand painted wall art and selected the perfect piece. Now you need to know how-to hang the picture or wall art on the wall. Ever wonder how the pros seem to hang pictures or wall art the very first time and without making the wall look like swiss...
Jun 1, 2012
Home Decor Inspired by 2012 Emmy Nominees
The 64th annual Emmy Awards are just around the corner. Some of the 2012 Emmy nominees have amazing production design, even featuring some Lamps Plus products on set! Here are some easy tips on how to get the look of Emmy nominated home decor. Comedy Series: Comedy sets are usually contemporary, light...
Sep 19, 2012
Mix and Match Interior Design
What's the most important thing to remember about Mix and Match Interior Design? Things don't have to make sense! Mix old with new, mix materials, or follow runway trends and mix up patterns - anything that isn't necessarily an obvious fit can work when it comes to mix and match decor. ...
Feb 22, 2012
Design Your Own Artwork - New!
We've added a new feature to our popular Design You Own custom lighting tool - artwork that you can customize with your own colors! There are dozens of customizable images for you to choose from. My favorites are the abstracts and geometric images. If you're a fancy designer-type, you can...
Oct 1, 2010
Make a Staircase Your Own with Wall Art
One of our readers, April Force Pardoe, has a great guide to hanging photos above a staircase. These handy tips to hanging photographs can just as easily be applied to decorative wall art or your own design from our exclusive made to order giclee canvas print program . Let us know what you think...
Mar 2, 2009
Paradoxymoron Wall Art
Something fun for Wednesday! This fascinating piece is the work of British artist Patrick Hughes, and hangs in the lower reaches of the British Library, in London. It's a regular wall painting , but a trick in perspective makes it appear 3D as you move around it. Click the image above or this...
Aug 25, 2010
Picture Hanging Tips
For our money, hanging a framed picture or painting on a wall is one of the most challenging decorating tasks. It's not hard, but it's tricky to get it to look right! Here's a good rule of thumb to follow: when hanging a piece, measure the overall height of the frame, then divide the frame...
Oct 30, 2007
The Forgotten Room: Wall Decor in the Kitchen
It's not fair. When it comes to wall decor, the kitchen is often overlooked, while living rooms and bedrooms get all the love. Because it's such a functional space, the desire to keep clutter to a minimum is understandable. However an abundance of wall art can nicely augment a few carefully chosen...
Nov 7, 2012
Creative Wall Treatments
With spring in the air, I am ready to start some new projects. Okay, maybe I’m being a little ambitious with the use of the plural, but one project I do like to tackle periodically is changing the appearance of my walls. I prefer to focus on one wall in a room where everyone seems to congregate...
Apr 19, 2011
2013 Color Trends
You can all finally relax because the 2013 Color Trends are out! Now, I know these color trends seem to be designed for fashion, but fashion and home design are truly linked and let’s face it, if something is hot on the runway it’s bound to be sexy at home. I have put together ways in...
Jan 24, 2013
Rethinking Wall Tapestries
When you hear " tapestry ", do you think of a busy pattern on ratty fabric hanging in a dorm room? Before they became de rigeur decoration for musty fraternity rooms, great woven tapestries hung in grand churches and palaces. It's time to rethink the sophisticated genre of woven art...
Sep 30, 2009
Free Printable 2013 Calendars
Happy New Year's Eve! If you weren't lucky enough to get a calendar covered in adorably cute puppies in your stocking, don't you worry - I've rounded up some great (and free!) printable 2013 calendars. Above: If you've ever dabbled in the crafty collage-style creation of a mood...
Dec 31, 2012
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