3 Top Tips for Decorating your Christmas Tree

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Holiday decor emits coziness, warmth, and cheer. It is a great opportunity to enhance your living space with added color and shine. For many homes, a Christmas tree is a prominent feature that can be visually stunning. With a little planning and creativity, it can be a wonderfully stylish focal point for the season.

Here are 3 main elements to keep in mind when decorating your Christmas tree!

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Online Design and Technology: Chatting with Kelli Ellis

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Celebrity interior designer, Kelli Ellis inspires both designers and decor lovers everywhere. As HGTV Hostess, Design Psychology Expert, Author, Wife, Mom and so much more, she comes into the design world with valuable experience and a heck of a lot of knowledge. Her designs have been featured in publications like CA Magazine and Riviera and she’s a familiar face on youtube with countless design videos.

Throughout her career, Kelli has incorporated technology as a tool to share design further. Like us, she is a self proclaimed “tech geek” and we recently had the opportunity to chat about design + tech. 

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Before & After: Transitional Online Interior Designer Bedroom


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How do you make a room feel cohesive and beautifully designed while incorporating existing furniture pieces? This is a common question people have when seeking online interior design help. Often times, some key existing pieces are in place, but the room stills feel incomplete.

In a Victorian home with decorative molding and ceilings, a couple recognized they had pieces they liked but they didn’t seem to fit together. At a loss of “where to go from here”, they used online interior design service to get professional help. 

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Celebrity Designer Spotlight: Peti Lau

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“You can always live life in a beautiful way.” -Peti Lau

Modern Renaissance woman, Peti Lau, inspires not only as an interior designer but a lifestyle guru as well.

With a background rich in culture, travel, and the arts, Peti immerses her energy and passion in everything she takes on. Her entrepreneurial spirit has led her to experiences as a restaurant + bar owner, an international clothing line designer, and eventually, a renowned interior designer.

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Design Trend: How To Find Your Vintage Rug

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If you are following recent interior design trends, you know that having a great vintage rug is a must! While adding color and pattern to the overall design, these floor coverings also introduce character and classic appeal.

For design lovers, part of the fun in finding the right area rug is heading to the local flea market and score some killer finds! The flea can be overwhelming and knowing how to spot rug gems is a trained skill.

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Online Interior Designer Spotlight: Tiara Machado

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“Interior design is like fashion; all in good balance and proportions with the touch of unforgettable details.”
 
With an Interior Architecture education at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco, Tiara Machado followed her passion for design. Her experience has included residential and hospitality projects in the U.S. and internationally. Working in collaboration with California based designers including Antonio Martins and Jaimie Belew, enhanced Tiara’s ability to create sophisticated and eye-catching spaces.
 

As a Decorilla online interior designer, Tiara loves the whole process; from the mood boards to furniture and finish selections to 3D renderings…everything. “It’s all and exciting ride!” For her enthusiasm and exceptional design skill, we shine the spotlight on Tiara.

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Before & After: Online Interior Designer Bedroom

Bedrooms tend to beg for smart layouts that include many storage ideas along with a cohesive design. With clothing, shoes, and personal items, it can be tricky to create a space that is both functional and a relaxing haven.

So, how do we optimize a bedroom design to make it storage savvy and beautiful?

With the wish of “investing in smart storage because of limited space”, a newlywed couple decided to try a new online interior design service to solve their decorating dilemmas. In addition to merging design styles, their focus was on a floor plan that would efficiently accommodate their belongings. The result is a transformation of a cluttered and uninspiring space to an organized and comfortable online interior designer bedroom.

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10 Top Los Angeles Interior Designers

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With their finger on the pulse of all the hottest trends and design innovation, it’s no wonder that Los Angeles interior designers are a source of design inspiration around the globe. From celebrated interior designers to up-and-coming talent, LA is the place to watch! It’s sprawling nature gives birth to eclectic hubs like West Hollywood, Santa Monica, and Malibu where interior designers experiment with glamour, boho chic, transitional, and beach styles.

The Decorilla team is lucky enough to work with some of the best up-and-coming interior designers in Los Angeles, but we also love to discover the ones to watch! Inspired by the Southern Californian mega city, here is our list of top Los Angeles interior designers to look out for.

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