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Decorating for the Millennial Generation

Millennials are moving! The verdict is still out about whether it’s to the suburbs or to more urban areas, but this specific generation has needs that are unique to their life and living arrangements. A combination of smart technological devices, transitional décor, and bold customized designs should all be able to work in functional, small spaces together. Dining There is nothing more ingenious for small spaces than
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Pastel Wall

Pastels in the Winter?! Yeah, Baby (Blue)!

Soft pinks, greens, purples, and blues! It’s no secret that we love neutrals: they’re classic colors and typically, neutrals look good with everything. In the winter season, we especially gravitate toward the hibernation colors: grays, blacks, and whites. Pastels hues are commonly associated with spring and summer, but this winter pastels are making an appearance.  And why not? We need something to cheer us up! Bring
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Scale

“Scaling” the Interior Design Mountain

If there is one struggle of decorating it’s creating the right design scale so the furnishings look like they should be in the same space and the decor flows smoothly. There doesn’t have to be a struggle…simple tips for keeping a room in proportion are below! For an interior that is scaled perfectly we must take into consideration furniture, wall art, and living room accessories like table sets, lam
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Kitchen

The New Kitchen Trends

New year, and new trends. Why should the kitchen get left out?! 2016 was a beautiful year for kitchen styles: farmhouse rustic dining tables, white cabinetry, and marble counters. And if you love those looks, they’re not going anywhere but as with every year, we can spot the new designs on the horizon. The kitchen, for many people and families, is the safe place in the home. We eat there, we gather there, we share ou
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Mixing Colors and Making It Work

Feel like your neutral is fading but not quite feeling the bold yet? Thankfully, there’s colors in between that may be just what you’re looking for by mixing colors, mixing a little more, and then tying the room together. Neutral…But Not. Some colors can be mistaken for neutral since they’re also natural hues, like blues and greens. This is because many other colors looks so good side by side with blues and greens. I
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Beige

The Color Beige: It Never Left!

Every year there is talk about the new big trends in home décor and design and in the past years there has been chatter about how beige was out, it was done, it was boring and too blah. We never agreed…and guess what? Beige is back. For us, it never left and we can’t wait to tell you why we have always loved the color. Recently, the go-to neutral has been gray and we also can’t argue with that. We also love gray. But
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100% of the Time

Decorating Tips That Always Work

Bonus: All Tips are ‘On a Budget’  Sunny-Side of Life What’s one of the rare free things in life? The sun! Don’t save the sunlight for the warm weather…let it into your home through bare windows. Celebrate the window by adorning it with a pretty valance at the top, or keeping it bare or with light colored curtains. Heavy curtains or drapes scream winter so if you’re winter opposed keep the window treatments fresh. (A
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Happy and Creative Year

Home Décor: Trending in 2017!

New year, new you, new home! And lucky for us there’s new trending looks that are design ready for your 2017 home! If you are creating or building your own home now might be the time to consider open concept spaces, for example a kitchen the flows into the living and dining room area without the barrier of any walls. This is an idea that won’t go out of style either, especially if you love spending time with the peop
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2017

For Your Kind of New Year’s Eve

The new year is right around the corner and it’s time to celebrate the end of the very long year, 2016 and prepare for 2017. Whether you are simply relaxing with a small group on the eve or on the first day of the year, do something, eat something, and drink something that makes you feel good. Some pleasures are simple and others can be a little more elaborate and luxurious proving that celebrating the new year can b
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Bold Rug

Laying Down Bold Rugs

You know what is a great gift for the holidays? An area rug. Think about it…It’s needed (to tie the room together), and it’s usually something that someone may not purchase for themselves (sometimes it’s an expensive buy). But if you’re going for it a bold rug, much like a bold lip, can make a huge statement! Rugs with a pattern and/or a bold color, while amazing and recommended, can be daunting to think about decora
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