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Outdoor Oasis: How to Style your Patio Space

by | Saturday, July 13, 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 | Saturday, July 6, 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 | Saturday, June 22, 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...


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...


Spring Cleaning: What Should You Let Go?

by | Monday, March 11, 2019

Holly Welles is a home improvement writer and the editor behind her own blog, The Estate Update. She believes that anyone can create a beautiful space, no matter their living situation. Subscribe for weekly tips! And follow her on twitter @HollyAWelles This spring, do your home the favor of getting everything cleared away. The annual spring cleaning rubdown doesn't have to be a massive chore, especially if you already work regularly to keep the home in tip-top shape. Sometimes, all it takes is...


Staff Favorites: Morgen's Interior Design Style

by | Saturday, November 17, 2018

Morgen - Creative Director "I consider my decor style more industrial with a hint of artisan flair. I lean more towards timeless furniture and lighting pieces while focusing on geometric forms, neutral color palettes, dark woods, iron accents and metallic pops of gold or bronze. I keep the use of color to interchangeable pieces such as throws, pillows and artwork. That way I can keep curating my space to match my ever-changing style without the need to frequently invest in or update large...


Staff Favorites: Matthew's Interior Design Style

by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

Matthew - Graphic Designer "I would describe my style as a celestial colorful creation. I have a flair for geometric decor and sequential chromatic exploration. Instead of expressing myself through larger furniture pieces, I tend to customize my space through unique smaller decor. I currently enjoy anything that has stars on it and I'm just now exploring the floral print trend. My walls are covered in small triptychs of art with a similar theme crafted from the same artist. While black is...


Staff Favorites: Anna Laura's Interior Design Style

by | Saturday, September 15, 2018

Anna Laura - Marketing Co-ordinator "I would describe my style as colorful eclectic. I tend to be drawn to geometric patterns and bright, happy accent colors. I like to keep larger pieces a solid or coordinating color, and then add whimsical accents and artwork that brings me joy. I love fresh flowers and anything with a floral print or motif. I'm currently loving bumblebee and honeycomb inspired design. Hot pink and navy are two of my favorite colors, and I like to mix metallic accents to...


Staff Favorites: Jaci's Interior Design Style

by | Saturday, August 18, 2018

Jaci - Store Manager "My style is more organic, linen based, with simple lines. I lean towards a coastal/comfortable lifestyle without getting too "beachy." My furniture and style is livable and unadorned. I gravitate towards neutrals complimented by shades of blue and green. I am a water sign, so my preferences tend to be more fluid and easy going, like lazy waves lapping the shoreline. I definitely combine all types of materials, like wood, glass and metal. I connect the old with the new and...


Bold and Bright: A Guide to Colorful Home Decor

by | Saturday, August 4, 2018

Bright, monochromatic hues are all the rage in 2018 and are well-needed after years of beige and neutral trends running the show. However, jumping on the bold color train of extreme, vivid furniture pieces can feel a little risky. It's highly important when using this form of decoration not to go overboard. When adding bold and bright color palettes to your home, you will first want to identify the neutral tone you would like to pair your saturated decor...