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Color Inspiration for Your Home: Lilac Gray

Pantone recently released the 2016 Color of the Year, and for the first time it’s not one, but two shades! Serenity and Rose Quartz are both gorgeous, but I want to highlight another Pantone color that falls right in between—Lilac Gray. It’s predicted to be one of the top colors this spring, and it’s definitely one […]

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New Year, New View

Instead of thinking new year, new you—why not try a new view? Elevating the look and feel of your home for 2016 can be as easy as updating your window fashions. Installing new shades or blinds can drastically change your view and even offer perks like UV and glare protection, temperature control, and sound absorption, […]

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A Very Copper Christmas

While we often stick with reds, golds, silvers, greens, and whites at Christmas, this year things are getting mixed up! And for the better. More and more, people are mixing metals this holiday season—still using the classic tones of the season, but also incorporating copper! Copper is making a comeback; let’s check out some of the cutest […]

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How to Bring Scandinavian Style into Your Home This Winter

Scandinavian design is really popular right now, and winter is the perfect time to incorporate some Nordic style in your place. After all, Scandinavian winters are super long, so they know better than anyone how to combat darkness and beat the winter blues. Want to apply some of those principles to your own home? I’ve rounded up some simple […]

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A Modern, Feminine Christmas Color Palette

Who says you have to decorate for Christmas with red and green? I pulled together some girly Christmas ideas inspired by a few beautiful Bali fabrics to show that a nontraditional color palette can still be festive and fun. I love this combination of blush pink, camel, and gold! It’s modern, soft, and classy…and while some consider pink a […]

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4 Style Tips for Minimalist Windows

The minimalist design trend has been around for awhile, and it’s taking root because of its versatility across styles—rustic, chic, modern—and its tendency to simplify life. Sometimes it’s difficult to translate a trend into our homes and, because it’s clear that minimalist design will be around longer, I’m going to share some top tips for keeping […]

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Hanging Your Drapes: High and Wide

In my last post, I shared some examples of rooms where the drapes were hung tight to the windows. Today, I want to show you what a difference it makes to hang your drapes as high as you can (all the way up the ceiling!) and as wide as possible—overlapping the window by a few […]

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Personalized Wood Slice Napkin Rings

Thanksgiving is right around the corner, but it’s not too late to create a tablescape that will make your day extra special.  One of my favorite ways to kick any place setting up a notch, is by adding customized place cards and/or napkin rings.  For this project, I was able to combine both of those […]

Six ways to use pumpkins on your Thanksgiving table

With Thanksgiving coming up so soon, I wanted to show you some ways to use those real pumpkins you might have left over from Halloween! While fake pumpkins have some benefits, there is just something so much more special and appealing about real pumpkins. Between regular-sized pumpkins, huge pumpkins, small ones, and, my personal fave—fairytale […]