A New Rug for the Family Room

A NEW RUG FOR THE FAMILY ROOM

    I am in LOVE with this rug and I am so excited to share my review with you today, sponsored by RugsUSA! Thank you all so much for your kind words about my Christmas home tour as part of Jennifer Rizzo’s Holiday Housewalk yesterday! Christmas and decorating are two of my favorite things [...]

How to Confidently Mix Patterns

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There are many more options for decorating a room than just using solid colors, or limiting yourself to a single pattern. When decorating an entire room from scratch, you can be more adventurous by mixing and matching your patterns to achieve any look from antique to funky. Find Your Inspiration Start with one pattern and [...]

Six Sisters’ Stuff Living Room Makeover

Living-Room

We are so excited to show you the progress we have made on our living room! When we moved into our house, the living room needed a lot of updating… I was a little hesitant to not have carpet in our living room, but because our living room, dining room and kitchen are all connected [...]

ONE FOR ME, ONE FOR YOU

Winsdor Overdyed Grove

  Hi Everyone! I’ve loved the look of overdye rugs for quite some time now. I had plans to DIY a version in our last house, but never got around to it before we moved. When it came to a design direction for the living room in our new house the only detail I knew [...]

Sarah Throws a Pool Party

Summer Entertaining

Emma’s editor-in-chief throws a pool party complete with everything from watermelons to wine. She shows us that effortless entertaining is where it’s at. And  with a few simple tips you can throw your own stress-free summer soirée. Decor: A large outdoor rug like this one from Rugs USA brings in color while creating a living [...]

How to Bring a Southwestern Flair to Your Living Room

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The heart of the Southwestern style comes from its vibrant colors and patterns. Providing a rustic and lively look, adding this style to your home can bring it just the touch it needs. From pillows to rugs to pottery, there are many ways to incorporate a Southwestern flair into your living room. Originating in Mexico, [...]

Choose the Best Area Rug for Your Kitchen

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Area rugs can be used all around the house, from the bedroom to living room and even the kitchen. Placing rugs in the kitchen poses interesting dilemmas though, with a higher possibility of stains from food and drinks, moisture from cooking and high traffic from you and all of your family taking a peek at [...]

Layered Living Room Rugs

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Disclosure: Rugs USA provided me with a rug of my choice, but I was not compensated in any other way. All ideas and opinions are my own. We updated the rugs in our living room over the weekend! k scale. It definitely has a blue tint, but I ended up being extremely pleased with it [...]

Create an Under the Sea Nursery

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Have a new baby on the way and looking to set up a nursery? An oceanic “Under the Sea” theme could be just what you are looking for. After all, the ocean, beach and sea are wonderful inspirations for a baby’s nursery. Octopuses, crabs and fish are all adorable underwater creatures that come alive in [...]

Living Room Updates

Living Room Updates

The living room is coming along a lot quicker than we anticipated. The major new things we’ve added are our new sofa, drapes, and rug, and those three things have made a huge difference. To back-track a bit, we had our walls painted before we moved in. I wanted to do them ourselves, but the room [...]