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Trending Now! Ombre Decor and Mirrored Surfaces

by | Saturday, August 10, 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...


Trending Now: Rattan & Wicker

by | Saturday, July 20, 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...


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...


Trend Alert: Brass Accessories & French Decor

by | Friday, May 24, 2019

When it comes to home decor trends, we’re always looking to embody la dolce vita! The combination of French chic decor with brass accents results in a look that’s both timeless and tasteful. French country style embraces all things rustic and antique while still accenting with bold and ornate details. Where better to find these fun and bold accents than with a bold and brass piece! Shown Here Aidan Gray Seating To truly embody that French-chic style, start with basic pieces that encompass the...


Our Top Ideas for Interior Decorating with Beads

by | Sunday, March 17, 2019

Texture is trending and beads are back! Reminiscent of artisan and hand-made trends, beads are a clever way to add detail and texture to your living space. Many of the brands we adore are embracing the bead trend as well. From Aidan Gray to Currey & Company to Regina Andrew, there are plenty of elements to choose from to update your space with the latest trend. One of the many benefits of beaded pieces is their unexpected flair of sophisticated funk. A shabby-chic detail like beads sets your...


2019 Trend Alert! Point of Interest

by | Saturday, February 23, 2019

For Spring 2019, this decor trend is all about perspective. Point of interest means directing the eyes to a central burst of radiance and pieces that help bring drama and radiance to a space. Powerful at best, this trend combines contemporary Baroque inspiration with art deco motifs. From Regina Andrew to Wildwood and Arteriors, plenty of our beloved brands are embracing the Point of Interest trend this spring. From lighting to decor pieces and sculptures, you can spot this sunburst concept in...


Pantone 2019 Color of the Year - Living Coral

by | Monday, January 28, 2019

Meet Living Coral, the Pantone Color of the Year for 2019! What is "color of the year" you might ask? Each year, Pantone forecasts a color they believe encompasses the trends and influences for the coming year. For the past twenty years, Pantone color experts have researched the entertainment industry, art collections, fashion trends, and even socio-economic conditions to determine which color with earn the coveted title for that year. This chosen color will go on to affect product development...


PLD 2018 Recap: Our Favorites & Yours

by | Monday, January 21, 2019

Happy 2019 everybody! Or as some have been saying, the year of positivity and re-energizing. In lue of those sentiments, our team sat down this year to think back to some of our favorite elements (and your favorite elements!) of the past 12 months. Here is what we discovered! Our Favorite Trend from 2018: Maximalism The brilliant expression of Maximalism took its place in the spotlight throwing a whirlwind of colors, patterns and a mismatch of era specific pieces across our households. In a...


2018 Trend Alert: Take it or Leaf It

by | Saturday, December 1, 2018

We’re all about bringing a little bit of the outdoors in, and what better way to do that than with a little leaf inspired home décor? It’s finally starting to feel a little bit like fall, and with the weather starting to cool down it’s time to embrace the changing of the leaves and seasons. From covering your floor with a stunning leaf-patterned rug, to leaf-detailed platters and trays, there are countless ways to embrace the leaf and botanical trend. The trend of all things foliage is an...


2018 Trend Alert: Into the Woods

by | Saturday, December 1, 2018

With winter quickly settling in, it’s finally the season of bonfires and flannel. There’s nothing better than a chilly night warming up by the fire, and a cozy living space is the perfect place to start. The charm of a rustic cottage is hard to deny, and we’re all about embracing the feel of a “grandma’s cottage” with a little dash of luxury. Shown Here: Mayo Furniture Sumter Stone Upholstered Sofa So how do you go about creating the perfect rustic home space? It’s all in the patterns. Plaid...