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 […]
Playroom Necessities for Kids & Adults If your child’s collection of toys, Bratz dolls, Ben 10 paraphernalia and other latest ‘n’ greatest toys are taking over every nook and cranny in your home, it’s time to start thinking about a playroom space. Not only will a well-designed playroom give your children a space of their […]
When approaching a new space, interior designers focus on function, mood, and personality. While these design concepts are a little bit harder to grasp than straight forward rules and paint color regulations, designers always assess their ideas on how well they improve function, mood and personality. Some designs may be dazzling, fun, and totally you, but […]
In the battle to preserve your floors, entryways and hallways are the frontlines. The space in front of the appliances in the kitchen and near the furniture in the living room take a beating, as well. How do you decorate an area that sees daily use? This guide will help you choose the type of rug, weave, […]
While we love neutrals and solid tones, there’s nothing like a pattern to boldly assert your design confidence and make a statement.
Why decorating with leather rugs is good for your home
Rugs endure spills and other catastrophes, and it is important to know how to deep clean your rugs without damaging the fibers. Most people just buy a carpet cleaner from their nearest cleaning aisle and get to work on the rug. While it may damage your carpet, it may also do something worse – like damage […]
From the oldest rug ever discovered to the modern carpet markets in India and America, learn about rugs, their function, and their meanings.
6 Do’s and Don’ts of Decorating Your Home Office Kids are back in school and routines are back to normal. It’s time to buckle back down to work, especially if you’re all alone in your newly-emptied house. A home office is hard to maintain – especially if it’s more of a home corner, instead of […]