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Looking Ahead At The Future Of Home

This has been a tumultuous year!  Am I right or am I right?!?! From a pandemic that locked us down, to riots that showed us we can love our black friends but "black lives matter" is bigger. Gender identity, equality and acknowledgment are a focus of attention. We've witnessed several once in a lifetime, catastrophic storms and fires that have changed our landscape for a very long time. How does this influence home design, decor and lifestyle trends for the future? I'm entrusting in some of the big guns in the industry to bring the details home to you. Sherwin Williams is my paint expert, Pinterest, The Italian Bark and Melissa Penfold are my industry experts. They have already shared their...

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Transitioning Your Decor From Summer to Fall

  If you were with me last Fall, you'll remember I transitioned my home from Fall to Christmas. We had twinkling lights for Thanksgiving and Christmas slowly emerged over time. I love how this form of decorating was gradual and truly enjoyable.  This year I'm transitioning from Summer to Fall in the same manner. What is transitioning? It's more of a gradual change from seasons. Instead of Fall appearing in one day it appears gradually over time. The trend across the pond and finally emerging in the US is bringing the outdoors in.  My friend Ellen from @featherglass has been doing this forever and does it better than anyone. I'm showcasing her home in this blog post to show you...

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What Does Your Coffee Table Say About You?!?!

Did you know there's a piece of furniture in your home that says a lot about who you are. You walk past it every day; you likely use it every day. It sits in the middle of your home, you and your friends gather around it. It holds pizza & popcorn; it sometimes actually holds coffee & it paints a picture of you are. What am I talking about? It's of course, your coffee table. The way you decorate & keep your coffee table, says a lot about you as a person. How? Lets have some fun and explore the ways! According to my friends at Apartment Therapy: If It’s Always Neat - You’re likely a perfectionist, and you believe that everything in...

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Decor Styles & Trends For The New Year & Beyond

Happy New Year! 2020 is going to be a fun year in decor & design. We're kicking off a new decade & I know you'll love what's in store. I've spent a couple of months researching stylists predictions. Remember these are predictions & trends that can be included/excluded & incorporated into your home in numerous ways. Before we get started, let's define a couple of terms: TREND: A general direction in which something is developing or changing. It's also considered the latest style of popular culture.  PREDICTION: A forecast for things to come. Usually based upon experience or knowledge. I'm so excited, let's have some fun!!! First, the easiest prediction - Color! Sherwin Williams introduced Naval as it's 2020 Color Of The...

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