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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...


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...


A History of Animal Print in Interior Design

by | Saturday, April 7, 2018

Vintage, traditional, or modern? Animal prints can be such a versatile accent that it's difficult to say! Animal hides, exotic leopard, cheetah, and zebra prints, and even taxidermy have all had their day in the design world. Let's take a look back through the history of animal print in interior design, starting with... Hunter Gatherers We can thank cavemen for starting the animal print trend we know today. Animals furs and pelts were originally worn as protection from the elements. Over time,...


2018 Trend Alert: Moroccan Mood

by | Saturday, March 31, 2018

This spring, we’re embracing the bold look and rich details inspired by Moroccan style! There’s an undeniable energy and life that comes along with Moroccan patterns and colors, and what could be better as we head into the spring season than a lively update to all areas of your home? This trend is all about cultivating the feel of the Moroccan style in your own home with bright and bold new additions. From furniture to pillows or home décor, there’s a way to add a little Moroccan flair to...


Just In! New Magnolia Home by Joanna Gaines | Spring 2018

by | Saturday, March 3, 2018

We’re so excited to introduce the new additions to the Joanna Gaines Magnolia Home collection. Known for its simple yet timeless and fresh style, the Magnolia Home offers a variety of stunning rugs, pillows and new throw blankets. Joanna Gaines, lead designer and co-founder of Magnolia Home says, “I think my favorite part about designing a space for a client is adding in the final touches; the things that really make the room come alive.” The Magnolia Home line provides these ‘final touches’...


2018 Trend Alert: Floral Prints!

by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

With spring just around the corner, we’re getting ready for the arrival of all things floral and printed! Coming out of the cold winter months, the best way to bring new life and energy into your life is with the addition of some fresh and fun prints. Floral prints bring the energy and vitality from the outdoors into your home. If the thought of prints makes you fearful of mismatching or overcrowding your space, fear not, because we’ve got the perfect guide to ensure tasteful and classy print...


Ultra Violet - Pantone's Color of the Year 2018

by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Living in a world that requires empowerment and imagination, Ultra-Violet is a color that is creative and artistic. It is a blue-based purple that has been associated with royalty and elite status. With that being said, Ultra-Violet is 2018's Pantone Color of the Year, a year for power and stability. Purples are often thought of as a symbolic and spiritual color and has been featured by well-known musical artists, including Prince, David Bowie and Jimi Hendrix. Ultra-Violet isn't just a color...


Ways to Cozy Up Your Living Room

by | Saturday, December 9, 2017

As the temperatures drop and the cold seasons set in, there’s nothing better than a cozy living room to make everyone feel welcome. Super soft throws and pillows make your couch even more comfy and assure your space makes everyone feel welcome and warm. When colder months mean staying indoors, combat the cabin fever with a warm and welcoming living area fit for parties and gatherings. Shown Here: Loloi Area Rug How do you achieve the perfect cozy environment? Start with your feet! A soft rug in...


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...


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...