Sponsor Spotlight: Jamieshop.com

Please welcome my newest sponsor, nationally renowed interior designer Jamie Herzlinger of JAMIESHOP.COM. JamieShop.com is an online buying service that allows you to purchase luxury furnishings that are typically sold “to trade only”. From wallpaper, lighting, fabrics, rugs, décor and furniture, you can purchase items up to 50% off retail price. Having had over 20…

10 Green Tips to Make Your Home Eco-Friendlier 

by Jennifer Riley Simone, Case Design/Remodeling Indy   You don’t have to do a full-scale remodeling project to start increasing the eco-friendliness of your home. Home ownership means regularly replacing materials over time, whether or not we choose to remodel our living spaces.   Each time you do a home improvement project it’s an opportunity…

Deep rich plum hued velvet seating…

After black, purple is my favorite hue. Not the grape shade but the deep plums and shades that look a bit bluish. I even love the pink purples like magenta and mulberry. To have velvet upholstery in the color is so rich and regal.

Decided on using sheers to dress up the windows of my new place…

{Designers Tony Ingrao and Randy Kemper Photo: Nikolas Koenig} One thing any designer or person knows is purchasing window treatments doesn’t come cheap. You can easily eat a lot of the budget by dressing the windows and although it’s important, it’s not one of my favorite things to spend money on. I moved into a…

Remember When….I blogged about this glamorous kitchen…

It was the brass hardware, antique lighting and marble surfaces that drew me to her kitchen as seen in this Indulge Daily post. I even first blogged about those beautiful door knockers below in the ways to beautify closet doors post… With durable and kid friendly fabric, a collection of feminine glamorous, blush tones, gold…

Guest Blogger: Eva Stephen of Shop 4 Furniture

{Diane Guariglia of Dyfari Interiors photographed here by Ric Marder} Aqua Sizzle There are many ways to decorate one’s bedroom. Horror movie fans might want to see werewolves and zombies on their bedroom walls, lovers of screaming colours would probably want to welcome red or purple into their sleeping chambers, but before making these bold choices, one should…

Rustic Glam + my goodwill score…

I went thrifting over the weekend. I came up empty handed at the Goodwill (which looks like the mall crowd by the way. It’s hip). With the exception of this magazine rack which was a score for $2. I plan to spray paint it a metallic bronze & either a) paint the material (same as…

Bay window curtain inspiration…

I’ve blogged about how difficult it is to hang curtains on a bay window but there are ways to make this work. Isn’t this room above dreamy? The metallic ceiling is gorgeous… First you can always get a bay window drapery rod from Overstock as Jami of Imagine Design Blog told me… Or you can…