The Contemporary style is the most elusive, mostly because it’s always changing. Contemporary literally means, “of the present time; modern.” What the dictionary doesn’t tell us is that Contemporary and Modern style are not the same. The modern interior design style can probably be referred to as retro, now. It features rounded edges, plush rugs […]
10 Easy Ways to Make a Lived-In Home Feel Like New It takes some time for a new house to really feel like a home. The good news is that you can fast-track the settling in process with a few clever moves. While we may strive to look as young as we can, when it […]
How Handmade Rugs are Crafted Rugs have been made by hand for many centuries. Passed down between generations and from culture to culture, rugs have a prominent place in history. In fact, the first rugs were made by tribal shepherds who required heavy clothing to shield themselves from the wind and cold. They then began using […]
While we love neutrals and solid tones, there’s nothing like a pattern to boldly assert your design confidence and make a statement.
We use transitional spaces, like hallways, to get from one place to another – which is why it’s so easy to overlook decorating them. You’re only going to be in it for a few seconds, right? But those seconds start to add up when you have empty walls and bare floors. Take your hallway from […]
The holidays are just around the corner! Soon your friends and family will be gathering for eggnog, presents, and laughs. By now you’ve probably started decorating for the festivities. Many people feel pressured to do a lot of decorating and to make it traditional and big, like the stereotypical giant, shining, lit up Christmas trees. […]