This gorgeous weather has me on my back patio every chance I get…but what color is most patio furniture? Yep, tan or brown…all great neutrals, but let’s get real y’all – a patio space is supposed to be fun! Start with some outdoor pillows in exciting colors. Add an indoor/outdoor area rug with a whimsical […]
It’s warming up outside, and it’s the perfect time to get your hands dirty. Start brightening your yard with spring blooms! But maybe you don’t have an expansive yard space… that’s ok! Here are some pointers for the small garden space. Make good use of container planting; you can get several different heights and colors […]
Let’s talk about wallpaper…yes, I know some of you envision gaudy patterns that take you back to your Grandmother’s kitchen…but it has come a long way since then! Brightly colored geometrics, textured vinyl wall coverings, and updated takes on multi-colored patterns are taking over areas like the dining room, powder bath, and laundry room. Even […]
It’s the week of love…Valentine’s Day! Here are some tips to help you LOVE one of everyone’s most dreaded tasks – laundry! Lots to fold? No problem! With a front-loading washer and dryer, consider installing a solid counter space on top of them. If your laundry space is just plain drab, paint it a bright […]
Have you heard about Pantone’s “Color of the Year”? It’s a beautiful shade of purple called “Ultra Violet.” We saw it everywhere at this year’s market. Now before you curl your nose at this one, let’s talk about beautiful ways to incorporate this unique color into your home! It is a versatile color that can […]
With a new year comes new … you guessed it … resolutions! If one of yours is to get more organized this year, this tip is for you! Tackle junk mail and other papers immediately instead of letting them form a messy pile; throw out what you don’t need and file the rest. Being organized doesn’t […]
Does decorating for the holidays totally overwhelm you? Don’t let that dim your Christmas spirit; here are a few ideas to keep it simple, but beautiful! Some folks don’t like Christmas everywhere in their home; if this is you, keep it easy by decorating one main area, like your foyer or living room. Another idea […]
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Is your home feeling a little drab and “blah”? Here are a few easy ways to bring in a little color without breaking the bank or going through a total re-do!