Rustic Glam Living Room + New Rug

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  Horse print is from HomeGoods Let’s talk about the color and pattern: The ivory color fits right into my love of neutrals and the diamond pattern adds a chic graphic look to the room! Decor tip: repeating the colors in a room will give it a cohesive designer’ look and give it flow and [...]

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 [...]

Common Mistakes when Choosing an Area Rug

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The right rug can serve as both a center piece and background for the feel and style of a room. It can inspire a mood or set the tone. It can compensate for a crack in the wall or mediocre furniture, or become the final gesture of an interior design masterpiece. It will support and [...]

Six Sisters’ Stuff Living Room Makeover

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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 [...]

Kenzie’s Room Makeover

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  Since we have wood and natural stone tiles throughout the house, it is essential to have a good rug, not only for decor, but to keep little feet happy. I’ve wanted a shag rug after seeing one in my mother’s living room. Rugs USA offers the  Standard Shag Greek Flokati Rug which is truly [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Dining Room Update & Running off to Vegas!

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Does anyone know an Elvis impersonator who performs weddings? I plan to run off to Vegas with my new rug then honeymoon on a yacht in St. Bart’s. Yes, my new pieced cowhide rug from RugsUSA gives me butterflies, makes my palms sweat and has me sitting by the phone hoping he’ll call. It’s true [...]