Shelf Styling Made Simple
Fall has officially arrived, so it is time to start switching out your home décor for seasonally appropriate and festive pieces! Shelves can be tricky to style no matter the season, but there are some easy strategies you can use to tweak your shelf décor for the perfect autumn look. It is all about strategic styling with the right color palette and simple fall accessories.
Shelf Styling Made Simple
Shelf styling can be one of the most challenging and most intimidating parts about decorating your home. Over the years, I have learned some helpful tips and tricks while styling my own home, and it has become one of my favorite ways to showcase and highlight my favorite décor items and found treasures. There are ways to achieve that magazine-ready, designer look, and it is definitely something you can learn to do all on your own!
Beautiful and lovely, scented candles are often used to create a cozy atmosphere. The following information strives to break down some of the components that work synergistically to create them. Waxes The type of wax from which a candle is made dramatically impacts how that candle performs. The melting point is important, determining the number of burning hours that it will […]
Planning the Perfect Picnic
When the sun is shining, everyone wants to head outdoors. Alfresco dining becomes an obsession when the weather warms up. Charming Picnics suggests setting up a backyard picnic! Whether it is you and your better half, your kids, or simply yourself, a backyard picnic is a simple way to get some fresh air and sunshine […]
Summertime in Texas is the perfect season for entertaining friends and family outdoors. Warm temperatures might be discouraging, but make the most of them with cool and refreshing libations, relaxing games, and an enchanting atmosphere. Spritz It Up Whether guests are sipping on freshly squeezed lemonade, Southern sweet tea, sangria, or sparkling water, spritz it up […]
A Patriotic Picnic
A Fourth of July picnic is ideal for sharing simple foods, celebrating the country, and enjoying time with family and friends. As hot as the weather may be, there is no need to sweat the menu or the decorations. These tips will help you create a simple, memorable patriotic picnic that everyone will enjoy! Focus on finger foods that […]
Sitting at the Kids’ Table
Should your formal Thanksgiving dinner include children on the list of invitees, nothing pleases parents more than a separate kids table, where young diners can make messes and enjoy a special meal while the adults get a few minutes of grown-up conversation. The key to a successful kids table is planning.
Custom Homes of Texas: Waxahachie
This beautiful home designed by Ambrose Furniture Works bring old-world Italian elegance to Texas. They display a stunning collection of unique antiques that seamlessly blend sophistication, history, and practicality. A custom-made backsplash, custom mixed paint colors, and hand-hewn wooden beams give life to the homeowners' vision of a dream custom home.
Design Styles Explained: Part 1
While the written theories, history, and explanations on interior design could easily fill a library, there are many terms often used when it comes to home décor. With the prevalence of home décor shows and publications available to help anyone achieve their perfect, dream-home aesthetic, terms get thrown around that can be confusing, and even incorrect.
Interior Design Trends of 2019
Like with most things, it can be immensely helpful to bring in a professional for guidance about how to remake spaces in our homes that are both trendy and classic. When it comes to interior designers, Texas boasts some of the best. Far from creating stereotypical all-white, completely unlivable rooms, these designers work tirelessly to create gorgeous custom spaces for their clients to revel in, show off, and enjoy. Some of the best designers in the state have given us a peek at what they foresee as 2019’s top home trends.
Cozy up Your Home
Texas's dropping temperatures, the reemergence of boots, and pumpkin-flavored everything signal fall. Just as each seasonal change introduces an updated wardrobe, homes deserve the same attention! To ease the pain of losing long summer nights and sunny days by the pool, transition your home to reflect the beauty and coziness of the fall season.