Our home, especially the rooms we use everyday, should clearly indicate our style, color preferences and aesthetic tastes while making us feel comfortable, calm, and safe. This is why we call it home in the first place. But what if you like monochromatic rooms, and what if your favorite colors are grey and black? How… Read more »
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With homes that have both a living room and family room there is the classic design challenge of functionality. Quite often one room hosts the center of family activity while the other sits in neglect. What to do with that unused space? Kevin and his wife shared the familiar scenario of: “having moved in over… Read more »
Written by Decorilla designer, Cristina R. The gallery wall is definitely a very popular design element. It is a great way to not only decorate a wall but also to really showcase your personal style. It’s an opportunity to take a little design risk and get creative. Whether you decide to create a large or… Read more »
Not everyone has the luxury of having their own room growing up. When it comes to creating a shared bedroom for kids, there are a number of great tricks that can avert both sibling conflicts and design disasters. Below are a few tips that will enhance your kids room design and make it easier for… Read more »
There’s a reason blue is a common favorite in paint color trends. Reflecting some of the most beautiful parts of nature, it has a powerful effect on our surroundings.
When it comes to living room paint colors, we’re seeing bright, bold, and rich colors everywhere! It’s a look that brings life into a space adding vibrancy and energy that especially comes with color.Even though you can achieve this look with a wide range of colors, there’s a tendency toward cooling blues and greens: sapphires, emeralds, and… Read more »
Patterns are found everywhere in our natural and designed worlds. From the gorgeous curvy spirals of a sea shell to sharp geometric shapes of a city skyline, these repeated designs make an aesthetic difference in our spaces. But, enhancing an interior design is more than simply throwing in elements of pattern. There’s a bit of a science to… Read more »
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 »
Everyone wants their home to have a sense of harmony. Much of this desired feeling results in being mindful of creating balance in your space. This does not just pertain to having a level of symmetry in furniture placement and decor; it has to do with much more.