Decorators and stylists know that rugs can be as effective off the floor as they are on it. Used in photo shoots and catalogs as wall hangings, rugs tend to be a secret weapon in the mission to create beautiful interesting rooms. Hanging rugs on a wall can be a great way to create a statement. […]
Interior design is all about creating one look out of multiple, separate pieces. However, sometimes, a space needs a little pizazz. In order to prevent too much busy-ness or conflicting patterns and colors, many rely on a statement piece. A statement piece can be anything; a rug, accent wall, larger furniture items, or even light […]
We layer our beds with blankets and comforters and we layer our clothing to get cozy. So what about our floors? That’s right, it’s time to conquer the great layering frontier for that boho chic look! All it takes is a little thinking outside the box. When it comes to rugs, mix them up, match […]
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 […]
Put the last finishing touches on your room with a small artistic arrangement. Beautiful arrangements of flowers, artful stacks of books, and carefully selected knickknacks are the icing of the design world, making a curated personal design statement. In true DIY spirit, many of us are looking to create these tiny design stories for ourselves. […]
Bathrooms are no longer causally referred to as “the second door on the left.” They have evolved within the interior design community to be points of decorative interest. They have become a major space of focus and design opportunity. Whether you use your bathroom to show off your small collection of kitchy Mickey Mouse figurines […]
Wear and tear, scratching, fur build up, accidents, and dirt are just a few of the difficulties associated with pet ownership.
In the blues and jazz alike, it is the wrong notes that give it soul. There is an old guitar adage that says “you are never more than a half-step away from the right note,” meaning a slight bend of the string is all that is needed to change a “mistake” into a “cool effect.” […]
Having a new rug on the way can be very exciting. To make sure everything goes well, take the time to properly prepare for the arrival of your new rug.