Updating a Traditional Dining Room

Updating a Traditional Dining Room

How to Refresh a Dining Room Redecorating a dated dining room the easy way. Sometimes, less is more when it comes to styling a formal traditional dining room. In this case, I removed the tablecloth and just used a simple sophisticated runner. The biggest change was...
Design Tips for a Guest Room

Design Tips for a Guest Room

Are you lucky enough to have a guest room or guest suite? Learn tips on decorating a room for guests. The first tip is that the design of this room is not for you, The room is for guests. You might like vibrant colors or frilly bedding, but maybe that is not...
4 Easy Steps to a Cohesive Room

4 Easy Steps to a Cohesive Room

The decorating process is the key to a stylish room. Sure, decorating is an art and a creative endeavor but the decorating process has a specific method. Using a systematic approach cuts down on mistakes, anxiety, and not loving the outcome. In this example, the color...
Decorating Tip: Coordinate Art & Pillows

Decorating Tip: Coordinate Art & Pillows

Here is a no-fail, easy decorating tip for you. Let the art be your guide. Look at the art above your sofa. What are those colors? These are your inspiration. Use the colors of the art to pull color down to the sitting area level. You want to transfer color around the...
I  heart Mission Style Decorating

I heart Mission Style Decorating

mission style lamp on table I heart Mission Style Decorating. This style is also called Arts & Crafts. It is my personal favorite decorating form. I love the straight lines, honest construction, and skilled workmanship. I appreciate that the grain of the wood is...