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10 Rules for Creating a Gracious Guest Bedroom

10 Rules for Creating a Gracious Guest Bedroom

You have that bedroom at the end of the hallway. It has a bed and a way of collecting discarded items from the rest of the house, but your friends called, and they are coming to visit and were hoping to stay with you.

Now is the time to clean out your spare room and transform it into a gracious guest bedroom that seamlessly compliments the rest of your home. After all, you are an amazing hostess.

When you decorate your guest bedroom, it should be calming and comfortable and compliment your design style. Eve if it isn’t used on a daily basis, decorating your guest bedroom should be done with care and consideration. A thoughtful host will leave their guests with a memorable stay.

Here are 10 hard earned rules for decorating a thoughtfully designed guest room that will leave your guests feeling right at home.

Seasonal Decorating Style Guide: Our Picks for Cozy Fall Favorites

Seasonal Decorating Style Guide: Our Picks for Cozy Fall Favorites

That crisp and vibrant scent is in the air again, its time for cozy knit sweaters, mugs brimming with warm pumpkin lattes and snuggling up by the fire after picking apples….that’s right, it’s time for a cozy fall y’all!

Nothing says fall quite like flannel plaids, bold berries and rich, warm hues. We have scoured some of our favorite sources for home decor and curated a collection that will delight and make you feel comfy and cozy just in time for fall.

How to Mix and Match Patterns

How to Mix and Match Patterns

One of the most complicated home decorating challenges we see clients struggle with is learning how to mix and match patterns in a way that not only works, but gives your home character and personality. So, today we are going to break down the art of mixing patterns into an easy to follow guide.

While many people come across this problem when adding decorative throw pillows to a sofa or bed, the same rules apply to all fabrics in a room including drapes, upholstered furniture, rugs, blankets or bedding, and pillows. To create straightforward examples, we will focus primarily on mixing pillows but the basic principles stand and can be applied to any home decorating project with fabrics.

How to Choose the Right Window Treatments for Your Space

How to Choose the Right Window Treatments for Your Space

Choosing the right window treatments for your home can be stressful. There are so many options and details that contribute to getting the look just right. When you start the process of choosing window treatments for your home, each room should be considered independently. Meaning, you can choose different window coverings for each room, they do not all have to be exactly the same. However, to ensure a good overall design flow for your house they should be similar in style.

 To get started, there are a few questions that you will want to consider to help you pair down your options for choosing the right window treatments. First, consider your space. Is the room small or large? Are your ceilings low or high? Do you have a lot of windows or just one?

Bar Cart Styling 101: How To Create a Perfectly Styled Bar Cart

Bar Cart Styling 101: How To Create a Perfectly Styled Bar Cart

Your bar cart can be sophisticated, rustic, industrial, vintage, bohemian or even whimsical, but it should always be welcoming. Its purpose is functional, but it should also be stunning to look at and something to be admired, a conversation piece. No matter your style, you can use this easy to follow guide to achieve perfect styling for your bar cart.