Posts Tagged: Decorating 101

Get More Sleep! Six Essential Elements of a Well-designed Bedroom

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Everyone likes having a beautiful bedroom: crisp linen, flowy curtains, plush rugs and soft lighting. But did you know that having a well-designed bedroom has numerous advantages for your health and well-being? Here is a list of the most important benefits of having a well-designed bedroom – some of these are going to surprise you!

10 Interior Design Rules to Break this Summer

Ahh summer time! The season to be a bit more carefree, to take risks; and what better place to start than your personal home? Gone are the days where you had to follow design rules to make your home be style worthy. Beautiful things happen when you step outside of the box, when you bend… Read more »

3 Valentine’s Day Decorating Ideas and Tips

Beyond the red hearts and box of chocolates, romantic interior design is a cozy and attractive style that can last year long! Think the senses. With a focus on what we can see, smell and feel, a space can be enhanced sensually and leave you feeling happy and loved. Here’s how the style breaks down:

Quick & Easy Updates to Increase Your Curb Appeal

Whether you’re about to list your house or you feel like it needs a little love, you might be wondering how to increase curb appeal without going whole-hog on your exterior. Luckily, there are plenty of quick and easy updates that can be made to your front yard that will make a big impact with a small investment…. Read more »

How to get a perfectly balanced bedroom design

How do you go about designing a neutral bedroom without emphasizing one gender inspired style over the other? Recent clients approached Decorilla, looking for a natural, fun, modern design for their master bedroom. It was to be eclectic, but also neutral. One of the biggest challenges when designing a neutral bedroom is effectively incorporating both… Read more »

How to Add Industrial Elements to Your Decor

Inspired by factories and warehouses, Industrial Design is a trendy style that creates spaces which are modern, urban and full of personality. Typically, industrial design is associated with large spaces having high ceilings, robust natural light and exposed elements. If these components are lacking in your house, there are plenty of opportunities for you to… Read more »

5 Small Patio Decor Ideas

With summer in full swing, it is great to make the most of being outdoors. Bringing the outdoors in is one way of doing this, as seen in our recent small studio design where a forest wall mural amplifies a living room space. Yet, if you’re home has an outdoor area to work with, more… Read more »

Before & After: House Decoration Project

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What’s the best way to complete a design when you’ve already picked out many of the main furniture pieces? Min made some living room decorating decisions by investing in her main furniture pieces, but she came to us asking, What’s missing? Sitting in the space together with these items, she thought now what?

7 Modern Decorating Style Must-Haves

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We often use the words “modern decor” and “contemporary decor” interchangeably when it comes to design and art. The truth is, these styles have their unique set of characteristics that give them their own identity.

March Into Spring: 5 Ways to Freshen Up Your Decor

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March is here! Seems like it was just yesterday we were fawning over the new Pantone color of the year. Yet, 2014 is “marching” ahead as spring awaits around the corner. Looking to freshen up your room with some seasonal design ideas? This beautiful living room inspires an example of a Spring look. Being mindful… Read more »