How to Optimize Your Bedroom for Better Sleep

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When it comes to getting sleep, your bedroom decor can help or hinder the process. Everyone wants a beautiful room that fits their personal style, but the quality of your sleep is just as important. If you’re designing (or redesigning) a bedroom and better sleep is a top priority, use these tips to create an environment that will help improve...

Fantastic giveaway for a photo canvas print from Canvas Factory!

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It's giveaway time! It's been awhile since I've hosted a giveaway on Decorology so I'm really excited about this one. This giveaway is for a 16" x 20" photo canvas print from Canvas Factory.  I have to admit I was never a big fan of photos being printed on canvas but I was VERY pleasantly surprised by the quality of...

The Best Design Trends for a Restful Bedroom

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All interior design should support the main purpose of any given space. Kitchens are well lit so so you can see during food prep; family rooms have comfortable seating centered around a focal point; home offices have the storage and utility for getting work done. When it comes to the quality and quantity of your sleep, bedroom design can...

Bring the spa home and get some “me time” with a steam shower

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The fact that bathrooms are usually very small does pose some challenges, but it also brings some benefits too. It means that small touches of luxury can have a much bigger impact than they would in a larger space. Take the right approach and even the smallest bathroom can give an impression of openness and calm, so you can...

5 Things Which Make Your Living Room Look Over Crowded

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Your living room is supposed to be a place that is welcoming and easy to navigate. But, if you have a room that is way too crowded, you’ll find that you’re a lot less likely to want to associate with people. That being said, what makes your living room look overcrowded? What changes do you need to consider when...

Decor Tips for Your Home

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Are you tired of your home having the same look or simply want to mix it up by trying something new? Giving your home a new look doesn’t have to cost an arm and a leg. In fact, all it takes is a little decorating know-how and some patience and you can have your home looking showroom ready in...

House tour! An artist’s super cool Connecticut home

I'm fascinated by this home, and I can't really put my finger on why.  I would absolutely love to see it in person.  Though I would like to see more variety in the artwork around the house, it has so much character! The artist, Kerri Rosenthal, smartly utilizes neutral hues throughout her home to set off the bold color of...

California Beach Cottage – White and serene

An oldie but a goodie -- and from 2012 - I think it holds up pretty well! I will be off to the beach in two weeks, so I'm not sure how often I'll be posting. Since I will be at the beach, what's more fitting than a beach cottage house tour?   this kitchen is nice and bright - it might...

The Best Outdoor Design Trends for 2018

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About a month ago, we published an article on the Best Interior Design Trends for 2018, where we talked about such emerging (and re-emerging) decor trends as spa bathrooms, neutral colors, and statement ceilings. But decorating your home isn’t only a matter of getting the interior just right—for a complete and curated home design, you’ll also want your outdoor spaces...

Understated elegance: how to get the look

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Understated Elegance If I had an unlimited budget, I'd decorate my home in a style of understated elegance.  The elegance would come from exquisitely designed and crafted furnishings, textiles, wall treatments, and surfaces.  A girl can dream right? The quality of this cabinetry and hardware is likely top shelf.  But what I really love is that the aesthetic is clean, not...