Jewelry and lighting have noticeable similarities. Adding the right lighting to a room can have the same effect as adding a fabulous necklace to yourLittle Black Dress. (LBD!) Think of lighting as the rooms jewelry. The combinations are endless!
Our kitchens get a workout at holiday time. In addition to planning and preparing the special meals and extra baking, we need to feed the masses that are on school holidays and guests who are visiting. This is a time when it is easy to see the short comings of our kitchens and start dreaming about what we’d like to improve. But why, oh why, do kitchen updates cost so much? What if we show you a fantastic updated kitchen that is really budget friendly?
A big thank you to the blog, Minimal-Lol , this week for mentioning that she reads our posts as a brief respite from decluttering as she talks about how a minimalist lives with a maxi-list!
We starting thinking about how to get all the gifts where they need to be, got ready to spread Hanukkah greetings and we are ready to host the party with these ideas saved to our Pinterest boards this week. So many interior design and home decor topics await. Pick The Pinterest Boards You Want To Follow HereIt’s like your own private magazine!
The Best Christmas Decorations To Use When You Love Your Home!
It’s very hard to improve on a decor that has been lovingly curated over 20 years. Especially one where the owner, our client, has the “touch” when it comes to the finishing touches that make every house a home. So when she asked us to make some suggestions on how to freshen up her Christmas decorations, we had to tip toe outside the design box …again.
Boy, is that a blast from the past! Is tinsel a part of anyone’s holiday decorating anymore? Did your parents ever “save” the tinsel from year to year making it your job to pick it off the tree? Regardless of whether or not you use the coveted shiny “icicles”, we bet you have some serious holiday decorating traditions of your own.
Yes, to finish off the week, we are still talking about displaying art, pictures, photos, and gallery walls. However, today we would like to officially kick off the Christmas month with a small challenge. And don’t worry, even if you don’t know the answer, you can have the festive recipe for a Christmas Sangria by kjandcompany anyway!
“What do a holiday recipe and a gallery wall have in common?
A few weeks ago a reader suggested we do a post about how to hang pictures. This morning, with the sun streaming into our home, I took a few extra minutes to look at a few of our art pieces. Sometimes art needs to be hung with precision. Other times, the way pieces are grouped together is part of the “art” itself. Today, let’s talk about all the ways to create a Gallery Wall.