Paisley can be an excellent way to decorate outdoors. It’s always modern, but also classic. The pattern originated in Persia, then migrated to Victorian England. New paisley designs are taking the original Persian pattern to innovative heights. Mixing different color schemes, pattern sizes and arrangements into uniquely modern statements. Bringing paisley outdoors can be as simple as adding a few pillows to an existing color scheme. Listed below are 25 ideas to help you get started. Continue readingYour screened-in porch is your sanctuary. In fact, it’s the perfect place to cozy up with a good book and a cup of coffee to unwind after a long day, and it’s ready and waiting for you regardless of the weather outside. With that being said, the screened-in porch can be one of the most challenging spaces to decorate, as it’s often small and features wall-to-ceiling screens, which can make designing a bit more difficult than usual. The best way to make your screened-in porch feel as luxurious and cozy as the interior of your home is to revamp it using patio pillows and cushions, tailored to your unique sense of style. Continue readingAs the weather begins to warm up, more homeowners begin to think about making the most of their outdoor spaces. Whether you have a small patio or a vast backyard, there are design solutions to suit any space. Creating a comfortable and relaxing sanctuary in your outdoor living area is a fabulous way to enjoy lazy summer evenings and weekends with friends and family. Outdoor living areas should be considered an extension of the indoors; as such, they need to be treated in the same way by using some of the principles of interior design to create an outdoor space that is functional, stylish, and inviting. Using smart design features and space planning to design your outdoor living area gives you the opportunity to create the perfect getaway at home. There’s no limit to how creative you can be with your outdoor space. You only need to consider the size limitations of your outdoor area, and then let your imagination run wild. Continue readingTake a moment to think about the spaces that fill your home. Imagine the living room, the patio, and the kitchen. Are the styles of your home reminiscent of a past decade found in the patterns, color scheme, or architecture of your rooms? Does your décor favor retro charm and vintage décor over modern minimalism? Continue readingA beautifully decorated home gives family and friends a welcoming and festive place to relax and catch up during the holiday season. Too many think that decorating our living space to reflect the wonderful spirit of the holiday season is something we can’t afford and don’t have time to do. Getting your home in fantastic shape for the holidays isn’t as daunting a task as you may think. And it doesn’t have to break your bank account. The secret to successful holiday decorating can be summed up in one word: planning. Continue readingThere is little doubt that most people prefer a living space that is bright, cheerful, and comfortable. One of the easiest and most affordable ways to make any room or space more inviting and enjoyable is by investing in colorful and whimsical throw pillows and decorative cushions to create the perfect living spaces throughout your home and in your outdoor living space. One thing that you can be sure of is the fact that, once you find the joy in using pillows to make a happy space, you won't want to stop! Should you happen to become a pillow addict, it can become difficult to say "no'' all the beautiful pillows and seat cushions that you find. Throw pillows are always fashionable and functional for both indoor and outdoor use, and help make the investment you've made in your outdoor furnishings last longer. Understanding how the colors can impact your mood or the pervasive feel of a room is the first step to creating your pillow haven. Continue reading
Summertime calls for long days spent soaking up the sun. Whether that’s poolside or beachside, you’ll need a few things to make your fun in the sun that much better. A good hat and a cute pair of sunnies are always necessary. Not to mention, the sunscreen to protect your skin from harsh UV rays.
One thing that you can be sure of when it comes to textile design and style is that many trends that were popular in days past are often brought back for a renaissance every few years. Here are some of the patterns, colors, and designs from days past we foresee making a comeback in the coming days:
During the warm and balmy days of summer, it’s fun to add decorative elements that reflect the relaxed spirit of the season. These cute pillows are perfect for indoor and outdoor spaces, bedrooms and living rooms - even a cozy window nook in the kitchen. Add these accent pillows to your deck, patio or backyard and enjoy the vibe of summer year round.
Backyard patios are a summertime staple. What’s great about these outdoor spaces is their versatility. Whether you wish to gather with friends and family or have a place to retreat to for some relaxation, a patio is up for the task. They are a place to entertain guests during the long summer nights, and to curl up with a steaming mug and good book.