Dip Dyed Furniture

Lately dip dyed furniture is all the rage; gracing high style interiors in glossy design magazines, in the furniture line ups of my favorite brands and all over Pinterest.  A statement dip dyed piece adds a playful element to a room and is suited to spaces with an overall modern style rather than a transitional or ...

Colorful Front Doors

The other day my mom mentioned to me that she wanted to paint her front door (which is currently black) a different color. I love how she is always changing things up around her house and isn't afraid to try something bold. She's fearless! But what else would I expect of someone who has been ...

Designer Camo

Yep, you heard that right...camouflage is popping up in the design world.  This military print is getting a new makeover and is being used in all sorts of inspiring ways including upholstery, artwork, wallpaper, lighting and furniture.  Stylized versions of this pattern can create drama and interest and are certainly causing a buzz. I think the ...

Obsessed With Ombre

The ombré effect is a trend you cannot ignore.  It's a wonderful way to incorporate bold and muted tones of your favorite color in home decor and design.  The French word ombré is defined as colors or tones that shade into each other where the color is graduated from light to dark.  DIYs and new products ...

Smooth Like Velvet

I have found myself taking notice to velvet upholstered chairs and pillow lately.  This could be because velvet is on the trend alert this year and it's making a name for itself!  It's always been there, but now I feel it's taking notice with saturated colors and striking patterns.  The soft  and shimmering hand give ...

Tapestries in Translation

A hot new trend is the use of tapestries or tapestry-inspired fabrics in home decor.   A mixture of modernized styles and colors is transforming the tapestry from its traditional design and giving the decorative treatment fresh appeal.  As tapestries were traditionally used as "transportable decorations" and a form of insulation in cold wintery months, they now ...

Moroccan Flair

I’m definitely intrigued by Moroccan-inspired designs.  Bright colors, warm textures, and geometric and traditional motifs provide a vibrant and exciting atmosphere.  It is the merging of comfort and luxury that attracts many people to this design style accompanied by Morocco’s rich history and exotic flair. Plush rugs, draped fabrics and an abundance of pillows, what’s not ...

Color Block Trend

Color blocking has made it big in the fashion industry, as and usual, has introduced itself into interior design with excitement.  Color blocking displays contrasting and bold mixes of color, and pattern takes a back seat to clean and solid hues.  This is bold interior statement with pairings of colors on neutral backgrounds.  I feel ...

Drab or Fab: Sea Life Decor

It's summertime, so one can't help but long for the beach and some cool breezes!  One popular trend that we're seeing is the incorporation of sea life motifs and accessories in the home.  It's light-hearted and whimsical and definitely helps to recreate a summer beach getaway.  I like the collection of shells and coral to ...

Drab or Fab: Accent Walls in Black

Black may not be the first color you think of when you’re contemplating accent walls colors, but I think it definitely deserves some consideration in the right application.  Now, while most of us would worry about the space being too dark or drab, it is amazing to see how black walls can create a sophisticated look that can actually ...