The Art of Bold Stripes

There’s no pattern quite so classic and versatile as a good stripe. It’s a staple of menswear and women’s wear alike, and, in the home, it can be found on everything from wallpaper to a settee to a bedspread. But while stripes may be a design go-to (especially the subtle variety) Stripes always make a big…

LIT up

Both natural and man-made lighting help with the illusion of space. For a darker room, find ways to bring in more full-spectrum natural light. If the room does not have sufficient lighting, it will feel cramped. This is worsened by close-proximity furniture arrangements, such as a coffee table, end table, sofa, chair and love seat…

The amalgamation of the Old and the New

I appreciate history but you have to bring your own experience into your rooms  What makes your home uniquely your own home are the things you have in it. Showcase your personal possessions to reveal your personality, adventures, and achievements. Mix your accessories with new and old. We all have a past, present and a…

Break the Monotony

The first rule about decorating is that you can break almost all the other rules. Something almost all decorators will tell you is that rules are meant to be broken. It is more important than the decor in your home reflects your living style and your personality than any conventional rule. It is important, however,…