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Create your own cottage style with cushions and pillows

Create your own cottage style with cushions and pillows
Posted by Anita Winter  in Design Ideas   Comments Off

A cottage look is light and whimsical; perfect for those who love to live a more casual lifestyle. Although cottage style is very relaxed in feel, it can be very chic and sophisticated without being too overt. This look can be achieved by combining a mixture of color, comfortable fabric, furniture and accessories. Here’s how to get that easy-on-the-eyes, vintage appeal.

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3 Things to Consider Before Your Next Outdoor Gathering

3 Things to Consider Before Your Next Outdoor Gathering
Posted by Anita Winter  in Tips & Tricks   Comments Off

If you’re running out of ideas on how to decorate your deck or back yard, you’ll be interested to know that it only takes three key elements to complete the outdoor room of your dreams. Outdoor gatherings require lots of food, fun, and relaxation. By utilizing your space, furniture and accessories, you can turn a boring, blah outdoor space into a beautiful room that everyone will talk about!

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Here Comes The Sun!

Posted by Anita Winter  in Seasons & Trends   Comments Off

Decorating your sunroom is a must for springtime! The sun is shining, the temperatures are just right and the days seem a bit happier! There is nothing better than sitting in your sunroom and watching nature work its magic. I always tell myself, no matter how long the winter, spring is sure to follow. With March coming to an end, flowers will soon be in full bloom. Why not use this time to decorate your covered patio or sunroom so you can enjoy the beautiful weather. Here are a few of my favorite fabrics that welcome spring and say hello sunshine!

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Make Your Small Space Larger

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Most homes in the city are not known for their enormous amount of square footage. Nevertheless, it hasn’t stopped people from wanting to live there. Designing for small spaces can be quite challenging. There are plenty of creative ways to make a small room look larger and less crowded. The question is, are you creative enough? Searching for inventive and resourceful ways to add more area to a space doesn’t have to be complicated if you remember the basics of design. By using paint, lighting, window treatments and accessories you can achieve the illusion that you have a greater area of living space.

 

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