Enliven Your Walls and More with Wallpaper

Wallpaper has come a long way and it is still one of the best ways to add character, glamour and finesse to your walls.  You can wallpaper an entire room or use it to accent just one wall.  Wallpaper can be used to enliven bookshelves and furniture.  Textured, glossy, shimmering or novelty, the variety of wallpaper available makes it...

Versatile and Durable Acrylic Furniture

Whether you’re looking for an alternative to glass or just want something different, acrylic furniture is an inspired choice for your home.  Acrylic furniture is durable, functional and fashionable.  Seen in interiors both modern and traditional, acrylic pieces are becoming increasingly popular. Acrylic is a great alternative to glass for many reasons.  It is highly durable and stands up well...

Live Close to Nature with Rustic Decorating Style

Fresh mountain air, cool lake breezes, whispering pines and rustling leaves.  If these things mean home to you, rustic decorating is the style for you.  Natural elements take center stage with exposed wood beams, knotty pine paneled walls, wide plank wood floors and furniture with natural wood finishes. The foundation for decorating the rustic home interior begins with wide plank...

Decorating with What You Love

Legendary interior designer Bunny Williams once said, “If you love something, it will work. That’s the only real rule.”  These are excellent words to put into play when decorating your home if you want a space that is warm, welcoming and makes you happy. Childhood mementos, collections and keepsakes from every part of your life are the items that...

The Allure of Decorating with Glass Jars

Glass jars and canisters are making their way out of the kitchen and into other areas of the home as decorative display vessels. These highly versatile containers make the perfect decorative element in the living room, home office and bathroom.  They hold treasures, office supplies, soaps and are perfect for displaying collections and plants.  Available in a variety of...

Festive Ideas for Decorating the Holiday Table

The days of family gatherings and joyful hustle and bustle are upon us. Here are some inspiring ideas for decorating your holiday table to get you in the spirit. A themed table is a fun way to decorate your holiday table. If you have a holiday collection, such as nutcrackers, angels or snowmen, you can incorporate these into your table...

Free-spirited Bohemian Interior Design

Bohemian decorating style is carefree, relaxed and free-spirited. It allows you to mix color and pattern with vintage pieces for a warm and whimsical space.  Bohemian style exudes warmth and embraces the wandering spirit for a worldly look that is chic and adventurous. Furnishings for a truly bohemian look should be vintage pieces found at antique stores, yard sales and...

The Revolution of Industrial Decorating

Reminiscent of city dwellings where warehouses are converted to residential lofts, industrial decorating is now creating a buzz of mass appeal in spaces of every type. Industrial style is characterized by mechanical, utilitarian elements such as exposed beams, pipes and ductwork.  Decorative objects, furniture and fixtures have a distinctive industrial character. You can achieve the industrial look in your home...

Well Blended: Transitional Interior Design

Transitional is a blend of traditional and contemporary design style that results in interiors that are classic and timeless.  Transitional interior design presents a very clean and sophisticated room that complements a wide range of architectural styles. Upholstering traditional shapes and styles of furniture in contemporary fabrics is one way to make the transition.  Mixing contemporary furniture with traditional is...

Decorating with Purple

Purple is associated with royalty and spirituality.  Derived from red and blue, purple is both warm and cool, making it a highly versatile color to use in decorating.   Deep amethyst purple is sumptuous and mysterious, eliciting a regal air when applied to walls and furnishings.  Light lavender is romantic and feminine, lending a soft elegance to a room.  Decorating...