pile on the style…
pillows make a statement

Want a fast, easy way to add color and flair to any room? Update the accent pillows. Express your personal style, update your décor for the changing season, or create a fresh new look just by adding, or changing, the pillows.

Pillows can be used in small doses, to add a single pop of color or texture, or they can be layered on for cozy appeal. Aim for a blend of colors and textures to make a personal statement, but don’t pile on so many pillows your guests have no place to sit.

  • A couple of colorful pillows creates more drama than an entire pile of neutral ones.
  • Look at your color palette, then turn to the color wheel as a guide. For high drama, choose contrasting, or complementary colors. To keep things more soothing, stick to analogous colors.
  • You can place larger pillows around a coffee table or fireplace to invite floor lounging.

Warm up your space

A mix of warm, spicy color and touchable textures makes this pillow assortment work.

mastering the art of the bedroom…
claiming your sanctuary

Your bedroom is perhaps the most personal space in your home; it’s where you relax, and really unwind. It’s often the last room to be decorated, but it’s really the most important room in your home. Your bedroom is the place to really let your personality shine. So what’s your personal style? What kind of bedroom makes you feel like kicking your feet up and relaxing? Continue reading

making the bed with style…
our favorite looks

Bedroom part 1

A good night’s sleep—it’s a necessity for feeling good the next day. Your bed should feel good, with cozy, welcoming organic bedding that makes you want to crawl between the sheets for a few zzz’s. But style plays a part as well. Making the bed may not be your favorite task, but it’s the fastest way to have your bedroom looking neat and tidy. And a freshly made bed is inviting; it’s relaxing and soothing. We’ve said it before, you don’t have to make hospital corners and bounce a quarter off your sheets. There are many, many attractive ways to make a bed, and you can certainly combine techniques. Here are just a few of our favorites… Continue reading

bed linen decoder…
the language of linen

Bedroom part 1

Just looking at bedding options can seem overwhelming. There are so many different things to choose, from the type of sheets, and whether or not to use a dust ruffle, to different types of pillows and whether to use a blanket, quilt, spread, duvet, or… the list seems endless. Understanding the basic terms is the first step to sorting it all out and getting down to what’s really important, a well-made bed! Continue reading