Category: Home Decor

Household Items Recycled Into Art

I love collecting art to add life to the walls of my home. I was so excited to return home this holiday season after a visit to Asheville, N.C., where I was finally able to purchase my first Michael Banks piece – an artist that I’ve been admiring forever. Every artist has their own unique [...]

10 Bedroom Updates to Transform Your Room in a Pinch

Here are a few of my favorite easy updates that are big on style yet won’t break the bank

Be Sure to Add This Color to Your Home Decor in 2014

Emerald Green is SO 2013. This year, Pantone has crowned “Radiant Orchid” as the “2014 Color of the Year.”

January 02 / 2014

The Most Beautiful Kitchens Suited for Holiday Entertaining

This is my favorite time of year. I adore being with my family and relishing in moments that I know will become some of my most fondest memories down the road. Thanksgiving takes the pie when it comes to my most enjoyed holiday, just beating out Christmas and my birthday. Thanksgiving is the holiday whose [...]

November 26 / 2013

What’s the New Green?

In a conversation the other day, a group of us started talking about how the term ‘green’ is so dated. I never thought about it until that moment but had to agree that the term hasn’t evolved much. Inevitably, we all started brainstorming what new term should replace “green” but never found that perfect word or phrase.

November 15 / 2013

Don’t Throw Stones at This House

In 2012, Nick Olson and Lilah Horwitz quit their jobs and set off to build a glass cabin in the mountains of West Virginia. Nick, 27, is a photographer who specializes in tintypes taken with a camera he made himself. He currently works for a landscape company in Milwaukee designing one-of-a-kind objects and spends his [...]

In Honor of Spirit Day: 7 Ways to Add the Color Purple to Your Home Decor

If you are wondering why you are seeing more people wearing purple today than usual then Spirit Day is a success. For those who don’t know today, October 17th, is Spirit Day sponsored by GLAAD. To honor the fight against bullying LGTB youth, here are 7 beautiful ways to incorporate purple into home décor.

October 17 / 2013

How To: Transition Your Summer Patio to a Cozy Fall Retreat

Celebrate the harvest season by turning the back yard patio into a cozy fall retreat.

October 16 / 2013

’500 Days of Summer’ Inspired Home Design

During a recent rainy fall weekend I re-watched the 2009 indie hit 500 Days of Summer starring Zooey Deschanel and Joseph Gordon Levitt. Now that I am in full fledged furnish my new home mode (more to come on that later); I was impressed with how the film used apartment design and decor to amplify the subtleties of the two main characters.

Tumblr Founder & CEO Knows All About Modern and Vintage Design

Minimalist and ultra modern design seems to be all the rave these days but it can be easy to overdue the industrial elements and create a cold and clinical feeling space. Let’s take a look at David Karp’s Brooklyn loft for some rules on how to make modern interior design feel real and welcoming.

October 07 / 2013