Kitchen updates: Add a new look before the holiday feast

Posted by Anita Winter  in Seasons & Trends

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The holidays are around the corner, do you have plans to invite friends and family over? It might be time to rethink your kitchen area. It’s been said that the kitchen is the heart of the home so take a long hard look at what is stopping your kitchen from looking its best. Most would say they need to replace the counter tops, appliances and lighting. While this would be ideal, why not go a different route and update your chairs and kitchen nooks with custom cushions? Cushions can create an impact quickly and inexpensively, without having to renovate your entire kitchen before the holidays.

Create a fall harvest living room

Posted by Anita Winter  in Seasons & Trends

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Some of the best weather is during the fall harvest months. There are colors and textures which are incomparable to any other time of year. Even though this season seems to come and go very quickly, it is great to revel in all its glory, even if just for a moment. Decorating our homes is one way we welcome the season with open arms. Though we sometimes make decorating a difficult task, it doesn’t have to be.

What’s the right throw pillow size for your decor?

What's the right throw pillow size for your decor?
Posted by Anita Winter  in Tips & Tricks

Throw pillows are an easy way to accent any space. Toss these on sofas, chairs, window seats and more to provide color and softness to a living area with minimal commitment. Throw pillows come in all different sizes, and choosing a specific size can be difficult if you don’t know the correct way to measure a throw pillow. If you’re unsure of what throw pillow size to order, here is a brief explanation of pillow measurement recommendations and tips that may help.

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

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.