romance your décor…

Romance isn’t just for lovers, and it shouldn’t be reserved for Valentine’s Day! Creating a romantic environment in your home makes the space feel softer, warmer, more inviting—for you and your guests. Romance isn’t all about frills and ruffles, either. It is about being comfortable and soothing, and creating a home that embraces your senses. Romance transcends decorating styles—even a minimalistic home can feel romantic with the right touches. Continue reading

Finding your sanctuary…
in a sustainable home

The saying goes that your home is your castle. Is your home also your sanctuary? Finding a place of peace and restoration in today’s world isn’t easy. Home offices, shared spaces, kids, pets, the hustle and bustle of life all get in the way. Every now and then, it’s important to take a break and recharge. It’s easy to create a quiet space in your home—it’s more about attitude than location. Continue reading

home for the holidays…
creating atmosphere

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You’ve cleaned your guest room, stocked up on linens, planned out the menu and even tackled the table. Getting a jump on all the prep well before the annual holiday family invasion begins is a great way to ensure things go smoothly and with as little stress and hassle as possible. Now that you’ve got your space all spruced up, there’s one more thing to think about before guests start arriving, and that’s atmosphere.

You’ve decorated and dressed, cleaned and organized, primped, primed, and prepped everything you possible could, what else can there be? Creating the right atmosphere seems like a small thing, but in reality, it’s that finishing touch that ties it all together. After spending so much time and effort on everything else, you don’t want it to all fall apart for lack of a scented candle.

How can you create a welcoming, holiday atmosphere? Oh, that’s easy. Continue reading

finishing touches…
it’s the little things

You’ve done the big stuff, bought the furniture, found the right area rug, even handled the lighting, window treatments, and wall art. So what’s left? Why doesn’t your space look fabulous? Chances are, you’re missing those little finishing touches that give any room that boost of a little something extra. How can you get that feeling in your home? All it takes is a little creativity and know how, and we can help. Continue reading

daybed delights…
practical and versatile

Start talking daybeds and images of college apartments or children’s rooms spring immediately to mind. But the fact is, a daybed can be the most versatile, functional piece of furniture you own. Their dual nature makes them ideal for small, open-plan homes or multi-purpose rooms that serve as home office, craft room and guest bedroom. So how can you make a daybed work, and not look like you raided a dorm? Continue reading