Kitchen looking a little washed up? Hit the refresh button fast (and inexpensively) with hand towels that speak their mind with style and attitude. Here’s how to give everyone on KP duty something to talk until the last dish is dried. Continue reading
Right now, many of us are spending more extended time at home than ever before as we collectively hunker down to help stop the community spread of coronavirus. Staying tuned into media reports is important, but so is taking an occasional break and doing something that’ll make you feel a little better right now. Like decorating in ways that can lower your levels of stress and anxiety. Continue reading
This Spring, prepare to be enamored with enamelware—a classic gone contemporary. Made of lightweight metal with a durable porcelain finish (as it has been for centuries), today’s enamelware is all about clean lines, simple silhouettes and a sophisticated use of color. Understated, chic and versatile, this is a look that’s at home everywhere from urban lofts to modern farmhouses and renovated ranches in the ‘burbs. Continue reading
With a wink (and in the blink of an eye), Dolly Parton has happy’ed the world up with her recent “Dolly Parton Challenge,” posting a four-photo mosaic of prospective account photos of herself for LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram and Tinder. Now Dolly’s post has gone viral as millions of people rise to the challenge with photos of themselves that fit the style of each social media platform: LinkedIn/professional, Facebook/family-friendly, Instagram/stylish and Tinder/sultry.
While clothes may make the man or woman, decor makes a home and the moods within.
As the new year begins, the best of intentions surface again as many people resolve to do better at everything from health to housekeeping. While I can’t stop you from choosing donuts over kale (please—I can barely stop myself), I can spotlight some stylish ways to make your home nice and neat all year-round. Continue reading
This month, we’re about to have “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood” as Tom Hanks steps into the world of beloved children’s tv host, Fred Rogers. Although the show debuted over 50 years ago, its lessons about kindness, honesty and friendship are still relevant for the times in which we live today. So, too, are key elements of the original show’s set design which created a warm, comfy vibe that viewers loved then and designers love now (with an updated twist). Want to experience a beautiful day every day? Invite Mister Rogers into your home with decor like this. Continue reading
Home safety should be should be a priority year-round, but especially during the holidays. Whether guests are headed your way or you’re heading out, here’s how make your home safer without giving an inch on style. Continue reading
In a surprising twist of design fate, books are the look to check out for Fall. This new spin on an old school favorite is a clever mix of classic, contemporary and high tech smarts. Here’s how to turn the page on style with a bit of literary wit. No reading required. Continue reading
This is the time of year when it’s hard to do anything indoors. So give yourself permission to leave the office early or set those household tasks temporarily aside. Kick back, relax, play. Summer’s here. Alfresco fun awaits. Continue reading
Although a design classic for centuries, birds are winging their way back into the style spotlight today. Sleek, chic and crafted in materials that are very of-the-moment, this latest spin on nature’s fine feathered friends is something to chirp about. These are birds that flock together in high style no matter what look you’re into. Continue reading