It is time for another weekly wrap up where we share what’s on the radar right now in the world of home décor. This week we will cover the upcoming Painting and Decorating Expo, the season’s hot color—pink and looking to yard sales for design inspiration.
In industry news, The Painting and Decorating Expo is coming—and very . . . → Read More: Weekly Roundup: Painting and Decorating Expo:
Whether you are a professional interior designer or simply a homeowner interested in redecorating a room or two, designer curtains offer substantial benefits. You can create a custom look for your space that gives you a chance to make a room all your own. Additionally, you are able to find window treatments for off the wall . . . → Read More: Designer Curtains at Ready Made Prices by Softline
Finding a set of curtains that provides both function and decorative factors can be a challenge. After all, most people want their window treatments to frame their decor with a curtain panel that looks lovely. A lightweight voile fabric is optimal for this. Yet curtains that do little more than look pretty are precarious for homeowners . . . → Read More: Best of Both Worlds: Sheer Thermal Curtains
Have you recently disposed of a comfortable quality piece of furniture because it was soiled or stained? Does it seem to be beyond your reach to protect your furnishings against the messy sallies of your children, pets and sloppy visitors?
It’s very wasteful to dispose of quality furnishings that seem solely designed for the . . . → Read More: Include Durability as an Essential Feature in your Next Furnishing Choice
As a single man turning thirty, I have never had much luck with decorating my apartments. I travel a lot for work and there just never seems to be enough time to find the things I need to make my spaces homier. I recently moved into a city high rise to be closer to my downtown . . . → Read More: Bamboo Curtains: So Easy a Man Can Do It
Women can be complicated, especially when it comes to creating the perfect bedroom. You want a room that’s sweet and cozy, but you also don’t want it look like something fit for a 5-year-old princess. The trick to keeping your bedroom sweet without turning it too frilly is to balance out your girly look with a . . . → Read More: How to Mix Girly with Edgy for a Super-Cool Bedroom
Your Vertical Kitchen
Even if your kitchen is super cramped, making use of more vertical areas will help extend your working and living space. TOH ‘s New York City project recommends this as a strategy that can make even tight spaces appear “positively palatial.”
Double Hung Cabinets
Popular kitchens today have the usual . . . → Read More: Morph your Kitchen into a Vertical Habitat to Increase Both Useful Space and Visual Appeal
Take a look around your bathroom. How many bottles of lotion, shampoo or soap do you see on the sink? Where are the extra towels and washcloths stored? Do you have room for all your makeup? You can have plenty of space in your bathroom when you buy bathroom cabinets and spacesavers. They offer seven benefits . . . → Read More: Seven Benefits of Bathroom Cabinets and Spacesavers
Since I was a little girl, the kitchen in my Grandmother’s house in the country has always held my sweetest memories. Grandma was always busy baking and sewing, sometimes simultaneously! Her creativity in the kitchen was not limited to cooking; the cheerful curtains that hung in the windows were handmade by her skillful hands, too. Now, . . . → Read More: Country Charm in the Kitchen
I’m a collector at heart, and I love the thrill of searching for rare items. Even better, I love finally finding those items and bringing them home. If you agree, join me this year in attending one of four antique and flea market hot spots across the country. They offer the chance to find treasures and . . . → Read More: Four U.S. Antique and Flea Market Hot Spots You Don’t Want to Miss