New Ideas for a Crappy Cedar Closet

I am really starting to get excited about my closet project!  I loved all the ideas and advice you guys offered here.   Since my bedroom is a grayed-down lavender,  my closet is going to be something similar.  I really love the feminine colors of this little bathroom,...

Decorating Trend: Back in Brass?

Over the last week, I have been conversing with a lively forum of redesigners and stagers about how many current trends in design are “coming back.”   It all started with a comment on brass being the hot “new” finish for lighting and plumbing...

The Truth About Men & Decorating

I have been married for fifteen years and have spent a lot of that time decorating the homes I’ve lived in during that time.  My husband and I have restored four old homes during our marriage, doing everything from gutting and rebuilding a kitchen on our own,...

Butterfly Wallpaper, Oh My!

Ok, wallpaper is a big commitment.  But this winter weather is getting me down!  I *heart* this wallpaper from York – it would be so cute in my kitchen!  I just love the avocado with the blue and yellow, don’t you?   This is part of the kitchen where there...

Create Your Own Designer Wall!

You can create a stunning accent wall like this one for about $75!  Isn’t it gorgeous?  I’ll tell you how:   This project was featured in last month’s edition of  This Old House magazine.    You download the templates (for free), cut them out of...