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Sep 15

We’re Into: Cachepots

By |Sep 15, 2014|Decorating, Entertaining, Tips & Ideas, Tips & Solutions|0 Comments|

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In case you haven’t noticed, we’re kind of obsessed with containers! What’s not to like? From trays to baskets to bowls and more, they’re the ultimate decorator’s trick. They tidy up or dress up any surface that needs a little help. One of our favorite kinds of containers for just about any occasion is a cachepot.

Sep 12

Decorating with Dark Paint Colors

By |Sep 12, 2014|Decorating|0 Comments|

Decorating with dark paint colors

Interior Design by Brian Patrick Flynn; Photography by Sarah Dorio

If you’ve seen the cover of our August 2014 catalog, you’ve probably noticed that we’re digging dark paint colors this season. It’s certainly a different look than you usually see in the catalog, and a dark wall color can feel intimidating! Which is why we sat down with the master of using dark paint colors himself, Brian Patrick Flynn of Flynnside Out Productions

Sep 10

Decorating Dilemma: Vicki’s Family Room

By |Sep 10, 2014|Decorating Dilemmas|1 Comment|

Design plan for family room with breakfast area

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.

Sep 8

12 Paint Colors We’ve Tested and Loved!

By |Sep 8, 2014|Decorating, Tips & Solutions|0 Comments|

Paint color ideas

Anytime we decide to repaint a room, before any excitement can set in, there’s always the dreaded task of picking a paint color. How’s anyone supposed to make a selection when there are thousands upon thousands of options out there? Couple that with the fact that paint can look completely different from a paint chip once you finally get it up on the wall. Whew, we’re shaking in our boots just thinking about it!

To take some of the guesswork out of the process, we polled our most stylish employees to find out what colors they used in their home and love! Of course we still recommend painting a swatch for yourself before making your final decisions, but at least this will help you narrow down the field!

For more paint color ideas, see what shades we’ve used in our recent catalogs for inspiration!

Sep 5

Fall Color Palette: Charcoal & Olive

By |Sep 5, 2014|Decorating, Tips & Solutions|0 Comments|

ting with olive and charcoal

We couldn’t help but swoon when we saw this gorgeous bedroom in our Fall 2014 catalog. From the heavenly olive velvet Louis chair to the rich wall color and the pair of bedside pendant lights, it all blends perfectly. We’re going to break down the look for you.

Sep 4

Decorating Dilemma: Mary Ellen’s Craft Room

By |Sep 4, 2014|Decorating Dilemmas|3 Comments|

Help decorating a craft 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.

Sep 3

4 Ways to Blend Your Style with His

By |Sep 3, 2014|Decorating, Tips & Solutions|0 Comments|

Blending His & Hers Styles

So you and your partner are ready to take the next step in your relationship: moving in together. Whether you’re getting married or merely testing the waters, there will be some challenges ahead. One of them is combining your respective design styles. Fear not! We have a few tips that can help ease the transition and make your home a happy, stylish one.