If you have the extra space, creating a home office is a great addition to a home. Whether you work from home full time, or just like to catch up on things over the weekend, designing the perfect workspace will help you be more productive a... Read more »
Decorating the Oval Office isn’t all that different from decorating your own home. While the shape of the room and nature of the business conducted there make it more complicated and high-profile than your own home office, the space s... Read more »
Before you choose wallpaper, buy upholstery, or open a gallon of paint, take a moment to review a little about color theory. Even just the basics — how colors blend or clash and the effects that different combinations have — can... Read more »
Interior designer and author Sharon Hanby-Robie has an interesting take on color preferences. She maintains there are two groups of people – those who prefer blue and those who go for the green. She believes that roughly 70% of us are... Read more »
A small teddy bear sits in the corner of my bedroom. A wonderfully strange iridescent violet, it’s the first thing you notice in the room. Just an accent, a toy really, yet it stands out dramatically against the white and blue room, b... Read more »
Red is vital, ambitious, and audacious, a passionate color with intense symbolism. Think of the true love of a red rose, the speed and sex appeal of a racing car, the urgency of a fire engine, the danger of a red alert, the rage of seeing r... Read more »
Mention yellow and you probably think first of bright, crayon yellow. Think orange and you get, well, an orange. Because these youthful, high-impact colors have such strong emotional appeal, you might be concerned they lack sophistication o... Read more »
Picking the perfect accent chair can take endless thought and consideration. When you find the right chair, it can define your space, giving your room the kind of personality, function and breath of fresh air that you’ve always wanted... Read more »
Once dismissed as simply decor for college students, the minimalist look is actually based on a philosophy many find beneficial. Minimalism uses the bare essentials for modern living in a pared down and sophisticated way, preferring simplic... Read more »
Whether you're a magazine reader, blog surfer or devourer of novels, something good to read and a few uninterrupted hours can make daily stresses just melt away. The best way to loosen up with a good read is to devote a space in your home, . . .
Childhood is a magical time and one great way to encourage your kids’ imaginations and inspire their dreams is to create a themed bedroom. No matter their age or your budget, you can create a room to ignite their interest. . . .
Sleek, modern and stylish, many people choose platform beds based on appearance alone. However, there are many advantages to choosing a platform bed for your boudoir in addition to the cool, contemporary look that this unique bed style crea . . .