Tag Archives: Interior Styling

Jute For A Moment or For Awhile…

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Ok…so this week I’m a JUTE RUG bender! I LOVE me some JUTE…possibly just a touch for a moment…or for awhile!

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I LOVE the texture of them!  Plus the price allows one to enjoy it for awhile and then possibly seek something new without feeling too guilty for changing it out!

Think of it as an accessory…for the room. When you’re bored or the season changes…switch to something else!

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I especially LOVE to layer them!

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I do prefer SEA GRASS, I feel that it’s stronger of all of the weaves.

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Super cool…HEXAGON!  Whether hexagon, square, round or rectangle!  A fresh feeling for any area of the home, especially in the warmer climates or during certain times of the year.   Here is the link to the hexagon rug.

https://www.wayfair.com/August-Grove-Ephemerine-Natural-Area-Rug-AGGR2797.html

One last one…for the those that don’t like the yellow undertones…there is this fabulous gray/ivory one!

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Bad Closet Doors to Bad Ass Closet Doors…

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This is such a great idea!  For those that have accordion doors…and can’t update to a barn door or just have no desire. This is such a FABULOUS idea!

Cover the doors in fabric and edge with a nail head trim. Genius!

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Contemporary Drapery Presentation…

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Installed another one of my favorite drapery hanging presentation’s.

These drapes have no rod…they’re mounted on a piece of wood…I absoulutely LOVE this look.

It’s clean, fresh and modern!

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Fabulous…

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This is a brand new Phillip Jeffries wallpaper…made with a very thin layer of wood and framed with silver foil! Asolutely stunning in person.  This is a perfect alternative to those who would like an intresting ceiling treatment but do not have the budget for major millwork.

By placing this wallpaper on the ceiling or the walls it instantly elivates the room’s level of sophistacation and presense!

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Why didn’t I think of that…

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When designing…sometimes we all get a little jaded!  But this is something that my clients have really been enjoying.

They LOVE the fact that they can have an ottoman…but when they want a harder surface for beverage placement or for something that would need a little more support.  That’s when we have put a cocktail table over the ottoman…one that has wheels on it…so you can pull it in…or to push it out!

Works for me!

 

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No Lives Have Ever Been Lost from Design Errors…

But you would think that…when a Designer creates an error even with something as simple as a pillow.  That life support needs to be on stand-by.

Here are 10 ways that Designers like to create that unique stamp on a room!HomeDesign6

  1.  Comfort is the key to Great Design.

  2.  Create Impact walls with Art not just color!

  3. Do NOT over Design the room…most importantly CONTRIVED ROOMS are BORING!

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4. Buy the BEST you can!

5. Gathered rooms create interest…something old, something new, something black, something shiny, and add lots of textures.

6. Stop doing DECORATIVE Bed…instead create FASHIONABLY Functional beds!

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7.  Layer, layer and for gosh sake LAYER…with color and textures!

8.  Try not to match Art work with room decor.

9. Books…add lots of CHARACTER to a room!

10. Buy quality main pieces…coordinate with TRENDY accents so that it’s easy to transition out…when you’re updating!

No fabric or accessory was hurt in the creation of this blog post!

 

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New Directions with Tile…

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Get your HEX on!

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Hex “old school patterns” revisited!

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Return of fire clay’s in great new patterns and shapes!

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Moroccan Zellige tiles with their texture and shine come in a wide selection of colors and they’re total show stoppers!

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