{Decorating} Mixing and Layering Patterns and Colors

colorful bedroom

Colorful bedroom via BHG Do you like the look of layered patterns in a room? When it is done well, I think mixed patterns can give a room a special warmth and unique personality you just can't get with a more subtle or "play it safe" scheme of … ** Read more **

Gather: Modern Throw Pillows

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Modern Throw Pillows 1. You Are My Sunshine Pillow 2. Keyhole Pillow 3. Kiva Ash Pillow 4. Trendy Embroidered Arrows Pillow 5. Dotted Trellis Modern Charcoal Pillow  * * * * GATHER features lovely inspiration put together by Courtney Michaels, a … ** Read more **

How to Fall in Love with Your Home

love the house you have

I'm living in a fairly newly built house, but I still have a crush on older homes. You may not get crushes on older houses, but I really do. I fall hard. I adore the character that comes with a charming house built before I was even born. The rounded … ** Read more **

Powder Room, Take Two {2nd Budget Makeover REVEAL!}

simple powder room makeover ideas

About three years ago, we started a few simple decorating projects in our home. It's been slow going. We've had to deal with the same issues most people do. Lack of time or lack of money. Usually both at the same time. But our small bathroom/powder … ** Read more **

New Mirror in the Kitchen {Round Mirror Obsession}

round rustic wood mirror

I love round mirrors. Maybe it is because so many things in a house are typically square or rectangle. A little bit of roundness softens things up and gives a room more interest. I recently added this huge quirky and fun round wood ship portal style … ** Read more **

I love doing laundry {not}

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Washington Post Sarah Hartill Scandinavian Chic  Bolig Pluss BHG Canadian House and Home October 2007 Issue  Claire Bock The Polished Pebble Davis Design< Laundry Rooms I love doing laundry. Actually, let's be honest. I do … ** Read more **

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