Tag Archives: home design

Our Best Small-Space Decorating Advice

You can live large, even if your apartment is less than 1,000 square feet. Small-space living is all about finding the optimal mix of textures and patterns to keep things visually compelling without creating clutter. Sheepskin atop sisal, gleaming brass atop raw wood: Mixing rather than matching textures gives petite spaces sophistication and depth. Read on […]

Make Moody Blues Work for You

Sky blue, royal blue, baby blue, cornflower blue… There are said to be more than 200 shades of blue—the result of light waves between 450 and 495 nanometers long—recognizable by the human eye. While blue is all but ubiquitous in design, the moodiest of blues have often been snubbed in favor of sunnier, simpler shades.  […]

The Surprising Vintage Design Trends Creeping Back Into Our Homes

As much as design is always evolving, there are some things that stay the same—or at least come back every few decades. The hallmark of good design is those everlasting pieces and ideas that, even if they go out of vogue, inevitably work their way back into our homes in fresh and interesting new ways. […]

Guide to Staging Your Home

There have been countless articles written in the past 18 months on whether you should sell your home and things to consider should you decide to. But while most of those discuss financing and negotiating, very few touch on how your home’s appearance can make or break a sale. This is where staging, the practice […]

New York Glam Meets Boho in Los Angeles

For Adam Hunter, this project was both an homage to his past as a Broadway performer and a commitment to his future as an interior designer. The clients—“very near and dear to my heart”—include a Broadway darling whose father is responsible for some of America’s most enduring and endearing Broadway plays. Though Adam and his clients […]

Minimalist Interior Design: An Easy Guide for Creating Beautiful, Minimal Spaces

A minimalist design is, simply put, a design that does not include any or many extraneous details. This doesn’t mean it’s lacking in character – minimalist designs can be very intricate and beautiful! In fact, minimalist home designers often use less expensive materials to show how good they are at creating beauty using fewer resources. […]

Woodland Art?!?

Woodland Art, also known as Legend Painting or Medicine Painting, is a distinct style of Native art that blends traditional legends and myths with contemporary mediums. It explores the relationships between people, animals, and plants and is rich with spiritual imagery and symbolism. What does Woodland Art look like? With its bright colours, bold lines […]

Choosing Colour and Material for Pillows on Livingroom Couch

It’s time to choose color and material pillows that suit with your home. Pillows are meant to bring extra comfort and cushion to your couch, so it’s important to use good quality throw pillows. All foam throw pillows aren’t going to be your first choice for support when you’re trying to curl up for a […]

4 Simple Ways to Save Money When Decorating

Decorating your home can become costly quickly—especially if you have expensive taste! However, it is possible to decorate on a budget and still create a beautiful home. It’s all about making smart design choices, having a plan, and being thoughtful about where to splurge and where to save. To help you make the most of […]

10 Interior Designers Share Their Best Advice That Applies to Any Square Footage

Few people in their 20s and even their 30s likely live in their “forever home.” (If you do, well done! I think we can all agree that moving is truly terrible.) And if you’re not living in a house or apartment that you’ll plan to live in for many years to come, you might find […]