Feb 07
3
Caring for Your Bed Sheets

We’ve spoken on the subject of caring for your bed sheets before, but it’s been awhile and with The White Sale going on we thought we’d do a quick refresher! First off, if you want your sheets to last longer and maintain their comfort, it’s important you buy good quality sheets to begin with. Don’t…

Feb 03
0
Living the Hygge Life

Are the cold winter months getting you down? We’ve got the remedy to the winter blues: making a hygge home! Hygge (pronounced hue-gah) is a Danish word that means finding genuine joy in making the ordinary things in life beautiful. In design lingo, it’s all about turning your home into a personal cozy haven. There’s…

Feb 02
0
Runways to Rooms: Tidy Tibi

This clean and simple look by Tibi would look so great in a bedroom! Here’s how we did it. We took our Connor Bed with it’s simple lines and organic colors and paired it with… Our Antwerp Coverlet to bring in that muted sea green color. We chose the Marlow Matchstick Pedestal as a side table, echoing the model’s hourglass figure.  …

Jan 11
2
Power of a Statement Chair

Just like Bonnie Taylor taught us, everyone needs a hero. And when it comes to decorating, so does every room. When designing a space, it’s important to establish what you want that “hero” piece to be early on. Maybe it’s some abstract artwork or a colorful rug, but whatever it is, it should be eye-catching! Using an accent…

Aug 16
0
Our Five Favorite House Plants

Earlier this month we had the opportunity to visit Studio 5 again and share some design tips with their viewers. They asked us to talk about a current trending topic: House Plants! Oddly enough, we’ve become quite the experts in this field (is “plant lady” a term?) as we’ve done our fair share of exploring the…

Apr 21
0
Our Favorite Coffee Tables

The coffee table. It tends to hold more accessories than cups of coffee, but what we would ever do without them! People shopping our showroom frequently ask about coffee tables and how to select the right one for their space. What it really comes down to is simple math and a lot of style. Let’s get…

Feb 04
1
Best of Houzz 2016

You know when you’re browsing through your social media channels and fall down a rabbit hole that inevitably leads you to browsing beautiful pictures of homes on Houzz.com? Admit it…we’ve all been there. Houzz is one of the many websites we visit regularly to keep up on trends, share our design projects, and search for inspiration. So you…

Jan 27
4
Color in the Kitchen

Last week we were tickled pink to see the kitchen of our Lakeside Loft project spotlighted on BHG.com as an unexpected way to add color to your kitchen (check out the full article online here if you missed it!). Of course, we’re all for adding color in unexpected ways, and these indigo kitchen cabinets are just one…

Nov 12
5
Rules of Scale: Drapery

We’ve been talking a lot about proper scale lately, and while drapery may seem like one of those overly-talked about subjects, we will keep pounding this in your head until the entire world gets it right! It’s a simple rule, but surprisingly draperies are one of the easiest things to get wrong. You can blame the shelf-stocked curtains…