Design & Style

How To: Dorm Room Size Area Rugs

Dorm rooms aren’t the most inviting; they focus on being functional rather than fashionable. But part of the excitement about going away to college is the ability to customize that small space to your liking. While many college students end up leaving behind larger size bedrooms to share a cramped living space with either friends …

Summery Coastal Cool Decor

When you hear the word, “summer,” what comes to mind? Possibly vacation, likely at the beach? Or maybe a sudden urge to sip a frozen drink by the pool. Smells of the charcoal grill burning hot, a pitcher of lemonade, running through a sprinkler, catching fireflies…summer evokes all these and more. One thing these summer …

Dorm Room Décor Trends

With the new school year fast approaching, a lot of my friends are starting to think about how to decorate for the year! Some of my girlfriends have single rooms while others will have a few new roomies, but dorm room décor is definitely one of the most exciting parts of the school year! Going …

Backyard Wedding Ideas

It’s officially summer wedding season! I got married on a hot, humid and cloudy August day on New York City’s Long Island, where I practically sweated through my wedding gown while taking outdoor shots for our wedding album.  We then partied with our family and friends in the air-conditioned comfort of a bedecked rental hall, …

How To Create a Calm and Cozy Nursery for Baby Boy

As the days draw closer to the bitter sweet celebration of our baby’s first birthday (bitter only because I’ve loved his babyhood so much), I linger a little longer rocking him, pause more to watch him crawl as he pads across the carpet and soak up the fleeting time we have left before our son, …

How To: Cottage Coastal Decor

Cottage Coastal design is a major design trend this year. In truth, all versions of coastal design never go out of style because the colors and elements of home decor are so easy to live with long term. Fortunately, it’s an easy style to incorporate into any room in your home. With just a few …

Vibrant Rugs to Spice Up Your Space

Regardless of your personal style, an area rug reflects your personality and fashion choices. With spring rapidly approaching, now’s the perfect time to make some changes to your home. Do you want to try out a completely new interior design style or would you prefer to just update some of your furnishings and accessories? However …

5 Area Rug Trends We Love

Interior design trends tend to evolve over time. Wood paneled walls and bright, shag carpets were all the rage in the 1970’s, while preppy styles, chintz and pastels dominated the 1980’s. Our homes were filled with inflatable furniture, fake plants and plenty of wicker in the 1990’s and then we thankfully emerged into this century …

Playful & Chic Toddler Girl Bedroom Makeover

Designing and decorating a room for your toddler can be a tricky task! There’s an ongoing balancing act between creating a beautifully decorated space and making sure the room functions well for your young kiddo. The process of setting up a toddler girl’s bedroom is something that takes purposeful designing, and yet it is also …

DIY Tulle Valentine’s Day Wreath

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, and that means it’s time to start decorating for the holiday that celebrates love! Put away your winter blues and greens and get out your valentine’s day reds and pinks because love is in the air! One of my favorite decorations for all seasons and holiday’s is a …

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