Decorating Crush: Oversized Art

Emma Wall hanging- Splendid Avenue

With our living room decorating project fresh on my mind, I can’t help but look for new and interesting ways to accessorize our space. In particular, I’m talking about art. For years, it’s been all about gallery walls for me. I’ve been drawn to well-placed groupings, especially when it’s an eclectic mix of frames, canvases […]

Dining Room Furniture {An Eclectic Mix}

Meg-Adams-Eclectic-Dining-Room

More and more I’m seeing dining room furniture sets being broken up and replaced with an eclectic mix of styles and/or colors. The matchy-matchy concept first started to fall by the wayside with living room furniture some time ago. Remember the leather sofa, love seat, and chair that seemed to be common in most households? […]

Decorated With Gold Yet?

Antique Gold Chair

Are you old enough to remember the style of the 80’s? I’ve heard that if fashion is going to repeat itself, it’s usually in a 30 year cycle. If we apply this rule, then it makes sense why gold is the metal that’s showing up everywhere. {via} {via}   {via}   Although I’ve embraced gold’s […]

Is the Pouf Here to Stay?

Lonny Magazine Living Room

As I look at the changing colors outside, I would definitely say fall is here. Don’t you just love the way the sun shines a little differently this time of year, and every morning brings with it a new landscape? Having such a gorgeous weekend, I was able to finally get my front door painted […]

Do Trends Influence How You Decorate?

Elle-Decor-Showhouse

We’ve had amazing weather the past couple of weeks, but I can’t help notice that most stores have waved good-bye to summer. Displays have been changed to moodier shades and my inbox is bombarded with new fall product previews and color stories. As much as I like to stay on top of trends, I only […]

Spring Trendspotting {Florals}

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Although we had a very mild winter this year, spring is definitely taking its time to arrive where I live. Last week it snowed almost every night and today we’re supposed to get even more, combined with heavy winds- oh joy! I’m trying to stay optimistic, but it’s all becoming too much! Over the weekend […]