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How to Decorate Your Christmas Tree Like a Pro

by | Monday, December 4, 2017

The Christmas season is quickly approaching and it’s finally time to take the boxes out of the attic, wipe off the dust, and deck your home with plenty of holiday spirit! There’s nothing more central to Christmas decorating than the Christmas tree. We've all seen the intricate trees on the glossy magazine pages and Instagram feeds that don't seem real, but it's totally possible to make a stunning tree you can be proud of! Whether you prefer your tree perfectly coordinated with a stunning color...


History of Downtown Duluth & Peace, Love & Decorating

by | Saturday, November 18, 2017

Peace, Love & Decorating is proud to call downtown Duluth the home base for our company and local storefront. As we participate in Small Business Saturday, we’re taking a look back at the history of our city and our brick & mortar! We understand the importance of supporting your local small businesses, and we love to share the humble story of how our store came to be! Source: DuluthGA.net Source: DuluthGA.net The city of Duluth traces its history all the way back to 1821 when the Cherokee...


Party Planning Like a Pro: Holiday Entertaining Made Easy

by | Saturday, November 11, 2017

It’s finally November, and with the arrival of these festive months comes guests and plenty of parties with friends and family! Hosting a party can create all kinds of stress. From questions of how to decorate to wondering what to serve, it’s easy to get overwhelmed when it’s your turn to host. But with the right amount of planning and preparation, you can be fully prepared for any gathering! As the holiday party circuit begins, follow these tips and tricks to ensure every party you host is...


Peace, Love & Pumpkin Decor!

by | Saturday, October 28, 2017

Header: Alice & Lois There's a cool autumn breeze in the air, pumpkin patches are the place to be, and everyone has a pumpkin spiced something or other. It's finally fall! Whether you've already started your fall decorating or are still searching for the perfect theme, the time is now to get inspired! Jack o' lanterns are always a fun option, but pumpkin decorating has evolved over the years. Glittering gold paints, floral accents, and gorgeous autumn accessories can really elevate your...


Create Your Fall Tablescape

by | Saturday, October 21, 2017

With the arrival of fall comes the excitement (and possible stress) of fall entertaining! As the temperatures drop and families and friends come indoors for the season’s holidays, it’s more important than ever to create an inviting space for everyone to gather. There’s no reason to stress when you follow a few basic steps to perfectly set your table this fall. Leave your table simple and warm to evoke the perfect fall feeling and keep your guests coming back for more! Source: Julie Blanner Blog...


Home Decor Trend Alert: Globe Lighting

by | Saturday, October 14, 2017

When it comes to home decorating, lighting is essential. The right lighting choice can elevate any interior to a new level! This season, we’re going global with the sleek and modern look of globe lighting. Whether you’re looking to update your kitchen or add some interest to your living room, globe lighting offers a striking element to any space. Shown here: Regina Andrew Lighting Globe Pendant Dating back to the 1800s, this well-rounded lighting choice got its start as gas lighting began to...


How to Decorate for the Fall Season with Faux Fur

by | Saturday, October 7, 2017

As the leaves begin to change and the first signs of fall finally arrive, we can’t contain our excitement for the coziest season! From pumpkin patches to warm candles and watching plenty of football games in the living room, fall is the perfect season to get cuddly and cozy by the fire! And there’s no fabric that screams cozy fall weather more than fur. The luxurious look and feel of a fur is undeniable. Whether you’re all wrapped up in a hayride or staying warm in the stands at a high school...


Light a Candle Feed a Child: Bridgewater Candles

by | Saturday, September 9, 2017

PLD is proud to carry brands that are dedicated to making a difference while meeting passion with purpose. Bridgewater Candles, a leader in the fragrance and candle market, is committed to providing meals to orphaned children through their unique Light a Candle Feed a Child program. In 2010, Bridgewater Candles, founded in South Carolina, partnered with the Rice Bowls organization to create a program that donates funds from each candle sold to feed a child for one day. When a customer purchases...


Behind the Scenes with Puppies! A Harry Barker Photoshoot

by | Monday, August 28, 2017

After a grueling morning of being smothered with puppy love, we sat down with our talented photographer, Sarah Cofer (@tinytroubles), to get a behind the scenes scoop on the latest Harry Barker photoshoot. We asked about some of her favorite Harry Barker pet products and begged for her secrets on how to capture the perfect puppy pick... Shown here: Harry Barker Dog Toile Bed, Harry Barker Red Good Dog Toy Bucket Shown here: Harry Barker Classic Stripe Dog Bed Tell us more about our two models!...


Bring Home the Beach | Coastal Decor

by | Sunday, August 20, 2017

Do you spend your days dreaming of the airy homes dotting picturesque coastlines, salty sea breezes floating in through open windows while the sunset dances off cresting waves? You're not alone, this summer has been full of hazy days spent longing for an ocean view, so we put together a list of ways you can turn your home into a coastal paradise. It just might be the next best thing for those of us who can't pack up and move there! Driftwood Nothing says ocean like driftwood. Driftwood accents...