Monthly archives: September, 2017

Kevin O’Gara’s Dorm Room Decor Makeovers

Kevin O’Gara from Thou Swell here, and I’m excited to share two dorm room designs I worked on with the help of some stunning Mohawk Home rugs. First up, a blue and white room for my friend Colesy. This room is actually a double, so I went with an 8×10 size that would cover the …

How to Arrange Furniture Around an Area Rug

An area rug is the anchor in a room. The furniture is either arranged on top of it or around it, and it forms the base of a room. The right furniture arrangement can make all the difference!     So, how do you know the best way to arrange furniture around an area rug? The …

How to Throw a Glamorous Emmy Party

Whether it’s the Emmy’s, Oscars, Grammy’s or Tony’s, we just love award shows!  It’s so exciting to find out which of our favorite films or actors will win an award for their inspiring performances. When watching the award shows, what better way to celebrate than having a glamorous themed watch party with some of your …

Top 10 Tailgate Party Ideas

If you’re a football fan like me, every summer, you start counting down the Sundays until September when college and pro-football resume.  In our house, the kids know homework has to be done before kickoff and all game day appetizer requests are made before the teams take the field. While we haven’t been fortunate enough …