6 Steps for Updating a Room

Interior decor is like putting together a fantastic outfit. It starts with the basics and builds from there, ‘layering’ in items as you go right down to accessorizing. Decorating a room is really no different and this week I share tips on how to layer a room to get a look you that reflects your style and taste.

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3 Decor Updates You Can Complete This Weekend

I know you are often looking for ways to update and refresh your spaces but feel decor updates will be expensive or you’re overwhelmed by the prospect of starting a project. This week I am sharing 3 decor updates that you can complete this weekend – yes, you can finish 1 but all 3 are possible, trust me - without breaking the bank. Read on for tips and motivation.

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5 Easy Steps for Styling a Display

Starting an update to any area of your home may be triggered by a change of seasons or special occasion, i.e. Easter, Thanksgiving or Christmas. Sometimes it’s a special occasion called boredom that is the incentive and you are longing for an update and refresh that won’t break the bank. To help you get started, I share the following steps to get you started on the path to a new look in your rooms.

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6 Myths About Working With an Interior Designer

Perhaps you have considered working with an interior designer to assist and support you through the projects but are hesitant to engage one. You have heard the myths about working with an Interior Designer; they are too expensive; they impose their taste and style; they create a design that doesn’t work with your lifestyle or taste; etc.

In this week’s blog post I will share and debunk some of these myths about working with an Interior Designer.

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Metallic Finish DIY

You will no doubt have noticed the trend in metallic finishes with gold, silver, bronze and platinum leading the pack. But metallic finishes are now available in a whole range of other colours! Think metallic and pearlescent finishes in various shades of blue, yellow, red and green.

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Decor Doesn't Take a Holiday

I have been very fortunate this summer to have escaped not once but twice to cottages. Nothing like a change of scenery and pace to make you truly appreciate down time and summer!

The cottages we rented were beautiful and well equipped which made our stays comfortable, with lots of seating areas perfect for a calm cuppa in the a.m. or a peaceful sip of something delish late in the afternoon. The serenity is addictive and it’s always so hard to leave these places!

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Whimsical Decor for Every Style

I am so excited to share my July Guest Blogger post with you. As with so many of us, Kim Converse is a creative who has always pursued her artistic side but as a hobby. She is now able to do what she loves full time but her current creations are quite diverse from her original textile artistic productions.

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