Aug 012014
How to style a coffee table and keep it family friendly

Remember when your kid first started to walk? It was right around 12 months. You were so proud. You were astonished by how fast he or she was growing. And suddenly the home childproofing frenzy started. You rushed to the nearest Babies R Us and bought boxes of plug covers and foam corner protectors. You […]

Jul 022014
4th of July decorated rooms that would make any politician jealous

“Political TV commercials prove one thing: A politician can name all his good points in 30 seconds.” Are you looking for patriotic inspiration? These pictures have it. I selected seven rooms that will surely get your red, white, and blue creativity going. Plus they can all be accomplished with Hillary Clinton’s “dead broke” budget.  

Jun 272014
The ultimate guide to buying your living room sofa

It’s a great feeling, isn’t it? You set up your sofa in the living room. It feels like you are finally living there. You can claim that home as yours. Finally, your own unique design aesthetic is there for everyone to see. You jump in there, kick off your shoes and relax. You turn the […]

Jun 212014
Do you make these 5 living room lighting mistakes? Here's how to fix them

You’ve been there. You remember it well. You were still single. There was an added degree of preparation before an evening party or social event, it’s not worth denying it. You’d spend a long time trying on outfits, going back and forward to check in the mirror. Would the flats or the high heels work […]