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Trending Now! Ombre Decor and Mirrored Surfaces

by | Friday, August 9, 2019

Fresh on the design scene, these two trends are here to stay! Mirrored surfaces are a key design aspect when creating a space that is visually stunning. If you’re wanting to create an illusion of spaciousness, mirrored decor is your friend. A quick way to make a big change in a room, this trend can evoke instant elegance and drama. For a small room, mirrored pieces give the illusion of a bigger space. And for a larger room, they turn the room into a breath-taking sight. If you use mirrored...


Staff Favorites: Jana's Interior Design Style

by | Saturday, August 3, 2019

Jana - Co-Owner "My personal design style is Transitional. I like to embrace comfort with a sleek, modern spin. A balanced mix of traditional and contemporary furnishings. finishes and fabrics. Never forgetting these four important elements: Pattern, color, texture and my favorite..... SHINE!" ...


Trending Now: Rattan & Wicker

by | Friday, July 19, 2019

The summer season means the weather is heating up and it’s time to get outside and into outdoor entertaining! From barbecues to parties for friends and family, the season calls for us to embrace our patio spaces and al fresco dining. When it comes to creating an outdoor space, rattan and wicker are your new best friends. The durability combined with stunning texture allows you to create an outdoor oasis without sacrificing functionality or style. Regardless of your home’s style, there’s a way...


Outdoor Oasis: How to Style your Patio Space

by | Friday, July 12, 2019

With summer in full swing, it can only mean one thing: it’s officially patio season! Summer nights and barbecues are taking over our agendas and we’re fully embracing the season by moving all of our entertaining from inside our homes to the great outdoors. Whether your patio is your favorite oasis or you’re looking to create your dream screened-in porch, there are plenty of weather-proof pieces to implement into your space that will last all season long. Shown Here: Magnolia Home Rugs by...


Let's Get Away! Vacation Homes

by | Friday, July 5, 2019

Did someone say a vacation? There truly is nothing like a summer home to provide the dream escape from reality and ultimate decor inspiration. Whether you own a vacation home or not, there’s no harm in dreaming up your ideal decor by grabbing inspiration from some of the best in the business. From a dream home in the Hamptons to a city escape downtown, create your ideal space by stealing tips and tricks from these coveted favorites. Source: CountryLiving |...


Trending Now: Organic Materials Meet Jewel Tones

by | Friday, June 21, 2019

We love embracing an unexpected combination for the ultimate effect, and this trend alert does just that! Jewel tone colors evoke a regal feel and all-things indulgence, but when you combine these heavy color tones with the light and airy feel of natural materials, the result is a room that truly stands apart. So choose a few colors from this jewel-toned palette that speak to you and pair them with natural elements for the ultimate duo. Shown Here Jaipur Rugs Jewel tones have always charmed...


Staff Favorites: Jenna's Interior Design Style

by | Thursday, June 20, 2019

Jenna - Graphic Designer "I would describe my interior design style as a happy balance between lively and mellow. I usually opt for items that bring color, texture and warmth to the space. For me, this means interesting patterns and jewel tones which create an excellent environment for inspiration. Though I will always finish off with lounge-able pillows, rugs, and alternative light to relax the atmosphere. In the end, my goal is to be surrounded by things that bring me joy and good rest." ...


Custom Furniture Your Way: Phillips Scott

by | Friday, June 14, 2019

When it comes to your home furnishings, pieces that tell a story will always stand out among the rest. Antique furniture is a go-to way to achieve this custom look in your home. Though wonderful when you find one that works, antique pieces can be frustrating when trying to find a specific piece that fits exactly where you want it to with the exact desired look. The solution to this problem? Phillips Scott’s collection of furniture that is specially crafted to look like “tomorrow’s antiques.”...


How to Work with Your Best Friend - Advice from the PLD Founders

by | Saturday, June 8, 2019

June 8th is National Best Friends Day, and as you may know, at Peace, Love & Decorating, we are all about friendship. Our co-founders, Jana and Jennifer, were best friends before they became business partners. The main tenets of their personal and professional relationship: respect, collaboration, and support, set the culture by which we all live at PLD. To celebrate National Best Friends Day, we sat down and asked them some questions about their friendship and working relationship. Jana...


New Magnolia Home by Joanna Gaines 2019 - Latest Rugs, Pillows & More

by | Saturday, June 1, 2019

For years, Joanna Gaines has been partnering with Loloi Rugs to create beautiful, comforting area rugs, woven throws and colorful pillows, and the 2019 seasonal collection is no exception to the quality of these home accessories! The latest (and possibly greatest?) additions to the Magnolia Home by Joanna Gaines line feature more colors and more character for a warmer, brighter, lighter feel, all while maintaining woven textures and the same handcrafted...