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Aug14

Trending: Bold Drapery

Emerald velvet drapery panels

Lately, we’ve been wanting a dash of bold color in every room. But we all know how labor intensive, not to mention heavy on the commitment, a fresh coat of paint can be, so we’ve found a different way to satiate our craving through the use of bold drapery — and we love the look.

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Aug13

Fall Color Palette: Spicy and Gray

Mix a spicy orange/red with shades of gray for a room that feels energetic and cozy

We’re totally smitten with the happy shade of Spice you’re seeing all over the pages of our Fall 2015 catalog. It feels warm, fresh, unexpected, and it coordinates beautifully with any neutrals you may already have in your home (like grays, beiges, blacks, and even navy!).

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Aug12

Decorating Dilemmas: Sima’s Living Room

Decorating a large open 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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Aug11

We’re Into: Iridescent Glass

Mercury glass lamp with glittery side table

From the runway to the Oscars, iridescent fabrics have been lighting up the fashion world, so it was only a matter of time before the dreamy sheen made its way into home decor. And we must admit, we’ve taken quite a shine to it. A lightened up version of the metallics we love, iridescent glass combines that familiar shimmering effect with the whisper soft color of translucent glass for a cool, atmospheric look and feel.

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Aug10

Our Sofa Style Guide

European-inspired sofa styles from Ballard Designs

With so many sofa styles out there, how can you possibly decide which one makes the most sense in your space? The options can be overwhelming, so we sat down and did the hard work for you.

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Aug7

1 Fabric, 4 Ways: Rayna Coral

Rayna coral fabric, used 4 different ways

We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again: one of the easiest ways to give your home a bold, new look is through the use of fabric. A burst of color and a show-stopping print can instantly breathe new life into any room. And with the end of summer in sight, now’s the time to start thinking about fabrics that effortlessly transition into fall. It just so happens we’re mildly obsessed with a new fabric from our collection that’s perfect for right now and later on when you’re craving a little warmth.

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Aug5

Decorating Dilemma: Lynn’s Family Room

Design plan for Lynn's open 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.

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