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Jan23

We’re Into: Personalized Barware

Personalized glassware

Monogramming, once a tradition associated with the preppy set, has gone mainstream. And we couldn’t be happier about it. A monogram — the personalization of an item with initials — has a way of adding a personal touch and makes you feel like an item was custom-made just for you. In short, if there’s an option to add a monogram, we always do — from totes to towels.

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Jan22

Winter Color Palette: Leopard & Orchid

Dining room color palette with leopard print and magenta accents

Suggesting you decorate your space with leopard and magenta sounds a bit intimidating; after all, both of those are quite bold! But for this dining banquette, the final space was actually quite restrained. To do that, we used a creamy white shade on the paneled walls and then brought in lots of accents of blacks, like the Paris Bistro Chairs and the ironwork on the Arturo 8-Light Chandelier.

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Jan21

Decorating Dilemma: Elizabeth’s Fabric Scheme

Choosing a fabric scheme for a living room

Decorating Dilemmas is a weekly column in which our stylists answer your design questions, so you can tackle your home decorating project with complete confidence.

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Jan20

Decorating with Round Rugs

A round rug in a dining space

There’s something so lovely and unexpected about round rugs. They’re a welcome change from the conventional rectilinear nature of our surroundings, from floors to walls and most of our furniture. But it can be hard to know just what to do with one. Take a look at our ideas on how to pull off a round rug in any room.

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Jan16

Don’t Be Afraid Of: Faux Plants

Faux greenery is no longer faux pas

If you ask us, artificial flora and greenery have always had a bad rap. For many people, fake plants instantly conjure old, dusty rooms in grandma’s house. Others operate under the rule of thought that they’re just plain t-a-c-k-y.

But for all you naysayers out there, we say: forget what you think you know about artificial plants and take a second look at today’s tastefully made and totally realistic-looking versions. You just may find that you’re ready to go faux. And, hey, they’re easier to care for than the real thing. So if you’re ready to fake it with a faux plant, check out our styling tips below.

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Jan15

1 Fabric, 4 Ways: Black and White Dodie Print

Black and white dalmation print fabric

Top Right image courtesy of Grace of A Storied Style

When our team is coming up with our new fabric collections for a season, not only do they focus on color stories and themes, but they look for fabric options that can be used on a variety of items! After all, you can order yardage of any of our fabrics to use for your own project, so we want to offer fabrics that are versatile enough for whatever you need!

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Jan14

Decorating Dilemma: Tara’s Living Room

Decorating advice for a living room with blue walls

Decorating Dilemmas is a weekly column in which our stylists answer your design questions, so you can tackle your home decorating project with complete confidence.

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