Tag: Home Design

Six Essential Furniture Pieces for Your First Home

 Whether you just tied the knot or are moving into your first apartment post-college, there are sure to be plenty of furniture items you will need to purchase. For people looking to do away with mismatched dining chairs and that old couch with the sunken cushions, you are probably wondering where it is best to… Read more »

How to Use Mirrors in Your Design

Why are mirrors sometimes known as a decorator’s secret weapon? Done right, they can make a room look larger or brighter, frame views and add interest to any room. Here’s how to use mirrors in your home’s design: Let there be light Placed next to or opposite a window, a mirror can amplify the natural… Read more »

How Social Media Has Changed the Way We Decorate

Many of us remember spending weekends walking through furniture stores and inspecting throw pillows in department stores. We spent hours in hardware stores looking at paint swatches and silver faucet heads, trying to put together a vision that we could so easily picture in our heads. In 2016, we have Pinterest, Tumblr, Instagram, among many… Read more »

Opening Up About Open-Concept Floorplans

While open-concept floorplans may be all the rage in home design these days, the challenge is creating this floorplan in a way that is unique to your personal style, and ensuring that your design flows within your space. You also want to be sure your open floorplan is inviting and cozy. Here are a few… Read more »