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Aug25

Get the Look: Living Room in Jewel Tones

By |Aug 25, 2016|Decorating, Fall, Get the Look, Tips & Solutions|0 Comments

Jewel toned living room from Ballard Designs Fall 2016 catalog

Every season, we love exploring new color palettes, and for Fall 2016, we were inspired by jewel tones. There’s something about them that just feels so cozy, welcoming, and luxe. And who doesn’t look forward to a little luxury once the colder months come around? Candlelit dinners, fireside chats, cashmere sweaters, and leather boots? Consider us in! And for an evening like that, we think you need to spend it in a room like the jewel toned living room in our Fall 2016 catalog. Get the look below:

 
Aug24

Decorating Dilemma: Allison’s Awkward Living Room

By |Aug 24, 2016|Decorating Dilemmas|2 Comments

Creating a room layout for Allison's awkward 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.

 
Aug23

Bringing Modern Pieces into Your Home

By |Aug 23, 2016|Decorating, Featured, Tips & Solutions|0 Comments

Adding a touch of modern to your home

Our philosophy at Ballard Designs is to infuse every room with an eclectic mix of furniture pieces and styles to create a look that’s uniquely yours. That’s why we’re always bringing together antique-inspired pieces with funky accessories, patterns galore, and more and more modern pieces too. Every home should have a little touch of modern; here are our favorite ways to incorporate it:

 
Aug22

4 Ways to Give Your Storage a Quick Update

By |Aug 22, 2016|Decorating, Storage & Organization, Tips & Solutions|1 Comment

Easy ways to make your storage solutions more stylish

Where would we be without baskets and bins? They help control the clutter by storing your stuff in plain sight while also adding major style with just the right amount of warmth and texture. So whether you’re in desperate need of storage containers or you’ve used the same ones for years, now’s the time for a quick update that will give your space a new look.

 
Aug17

Decorating Dilemmas: Shawn’s Large Family Room

By |Aug 17, 2016|Decorating Dilemmas|0 Comments

Helping Shawn choose the right size orb pendant for her large family 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.

 
Aug16

Quiz: Which Chandelier is Your Spirit Animal?

By |Aug 16, 2016|Decorating, Lighting, Quizzes|1 Comment

Which Chandelier is your spirit animal?

Unique lighting can elevate your room from perfectly pretty to downright gorgeous. It’s that final touch that really makes a space sing and feel complete. But it can be tricky to figure out which style works for you? Take our quiz to find out which chandelier is your spirit animal.

 
Aug15

Fall 2016 Desktop Wallpaper

By |Aug 15, 2016|Back to School, Decorating, Fall, Tips & Solutions|0 Comments

Fall 2016 desktop wallpaper from Ballard Designs

We’re prepping for Fall. Yes, yes, we hear you. It’s still 90 degrees outside, but we’ll admit to getting our Fall wardrobes ready, polishing our favorite boots, and yearning for sweaters and falling leaves. We love this quote from Emily Bronte and wanted to capture the warm ochre colors and rustic touches that remind us of fall. We hope you’ll enjoy this pretty new wallpaper.