Decorative Pillows


James Saavedra shares his thoughts on pillows! >>   A pillow is just a pillow… I can not tell you how many times I get to see an ah-hah moment in person or hear it over the phone when I say to clients – your home is meant to be lived in.  Yes, it is …MORE

Fall Decorating


Interior Designer LeAnne Bunnell shares inspirational images and ideas for fall decorating!—> Autumn is making an entrance Fall always feels more like the ‘New Year’ than the first of January for me. As summer fades away and children settle in to school days, it’s time to look again to our homes and get them ready …MORE

Foyer | Three Ways

Designer Lisa Ferguson National Post Homes Foyer

Designer Lisa Ferguson styles a foyer three ways. Playing it safe, bolder choices and…. wild! Do you know your decorating preference? Featured in the National Post this week, Lisa helps you identify your decorating comfort zone and shares tips on how to take a vignette to magazine ready completion! You can find the full National …MORE

Styling, The Final Chapter

Jennifer Brouwer Design

Jennifer Brouwer, principal of Jennifer Brouwer Design shares the inside scoop on styling interiors. >>> Quote of the Day: “The final judge in decorating, as any wise decorator knows, is not the “logic of the mind, but the logic of the eye.”  – Billy Baldwin – What are accessories, and do you really need them …MORE

Mixing Styles for a Curated Interior

Dining Room lighting design Kati Curtis Nirmada

Mentor Kati Curtis, Principal of Nirmada, spills pro tips and tricks for for mixing styles.>> A common mistake professional designers and amateurs alike often make when designing interiors is what I like to call the “Garanimals syndrome”. Perhaps I’m dating myself here, but when I was a kid you could go to the store and …MORE

Holiday Decorating with Children

Holiday Christmas Decorating LeAnne Bunnell elle design

Mentor LeAnne Bunnell, Principal of elle design, shares insight into holiday decorating like a pro, a space with children. >> I have children.  And while they are no longer really little, they once were, and I remember being torn between including them in decorating the house, and quietly doing it myself while they weren’t watching.  …MORE

Tips for a Welcoming Foyer


Jacqueline Corea, principal of Corea Sotropa Interior Design, shares insider styling tips for a welcoming foyer! >>First impressions are immediately made by your guests as soon as they enter your foyer. For this reason, it is important to ensure that your entryway is welcoming and provides visitors with a little taste of what the rest …MORE

Signature Pieces | Make A Statement


Michelle Mawby, Principal of Lucid Interior Design, shares how she makes a statement with signature pieces in her own home. >> When designing and decorating a client’s home, I truly believe that it should reflect them.  Your home should be a personal space surrounded with things you love and complement your personality.  One of the …MORE

A Stylish Entrance For Fall


Nyla Free, Principal of Nyla Free Designs and designer mentor shares fall decorating ideas for your foyer! Creating a stylish entry way is easy to pull together and fun to infuse additional bits of spook as Hallow’s Eve approaches. Fall items such as pumpkins, gourds, leaves or branches are easy to access at markets, grocery …MORE

Summer Party Decorating Ideas


Mentor Nyla Free of Nyla Free Designs shares her top tips for party decorating ideas. Ah, summer! Time to break out the bbq and celebrate the long and lazy days with friends and family. Even with an impromptu gathering it’s easy to pull together a look that is sure to impress your guests without leaving …MORE