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Room for Style: Decorating | Dressing for the Holidays

Room for Style: Decorating | Dressing for the Holidays

Let’s get your home ready for the holidays! Whether you are having one or a dozen guests for dinner you need to enjoy yourself too! Plan your menu ahead of time so you are ready and organized, that includes setting your table the night before! Now let’s talk about decorating. Like fashion there are so…

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By Jackie, November 20, 2014
Room for Style: Decorating | Completely Covered

Room for Style: Decorating | Completely Covered

An area rug defines a space. When selecting a rug you need to consider the floor plan, what furniture you want on and around it and the balance of the two. Before shopping for a rug look at your space. Measure or tape off the area to give yourself an idea of the best size…

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By Jackie, November 6, 2014
Room for Style: Decorating | The Glam Factor

Room for Style: Decorating | The Glam Factor

If you have flare for the dramatic then you need to pay attention! This Schumacher Wallpaper just made this room glamorous! Glam can be accomplished in many ways, it all depends on how far you want to push it! Wall color is an easy way to bring a little drama to a room. I never thought…

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By Jackie, October 16, 2014
Room for Style: Decorating | Clean & Simple

Room for Style: Decorating | Clean & Simple

I don’t know anyone who LOVES doing laundry, but since you have to do it, might as well make it as pleasant as possible! If you’re lucky enough to have a laundry room think about making it a multi-purpose room. Make it a cheerful and organized space. If you only have room in a closet,…

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By Jackie, October 2, 2014
Room for Style: Decorating | Bright Ideas

Room for Style: Decorating | Bright Ideas

Let’s talk about lighting! You must pay attention to the light in a room. Lamp style is important, but so is the quantity. The way you light a room will completely change a space and having multiple lighting sources allows you to control ambiance, mood and how you use the room. Using dimmers can also…

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By Jackie, September 18, 2014
Room for Style: Decorating | Farmhouse Chic

Room for Style: Decorating | Farmhouse Chic

The casual farmhouse chic look isn’t for everyone, but if this laid back, mismatched style is for you it is so easy to accomplish! Everyone should have a spot to hang their hat, coat & umbrella! Here is a painted piece of furniture that helps keep an entry neat and organized. I just love the…

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By Jackie, September 4, 2014
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Room for Style: Decorating | A Few of my Favorite Things

Room for Style: Decorating | A Few of my Favorite Things

These are a few of my favorite things… Headboards Every bed needs a headboard, it just gives the room a focal point! It doesn’t have to be bought with your set & it should definitely stand out! Some of my favorites are plush upholstered pieces, industrial metal or wrought iron headboards & unique DIY creations!…

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By Jackie, August 21, 2014
Room for Style: Decorating | Into the Blue

Room for Style: Decorating | Into the Blue

In terms of temperature, blue is a cool color. It can be a very serene color to add to a room. The same way the ocean relaxes someone, blue color can create a calm atmosphere to a room of your home. I love the look of earthy or sandy color paired with a soft blue….

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By Jackie, August 6, 2014
Room for Style: Decorating | Back to Basics

Room for Style: Decorating | Back to Basics

Decorating 101 Let’s get back to the fundamentals for decorating. Color: The Color Wheel is a great tool to help you navigate color combinations. (Don’t miss past posts on monochromatic, complimentary & triad color schemes) If you find the color wheel difficult to use than find an object, such as a pillow, to help you…

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By Jackie, July 17, 2014
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Room for Style: Beachy Keen Decorating

Room for Style: Beachy Keen Decorating

It’s the season to visit the beach right? But why not bring the beach home with some decorating tips! When I think of the beach I think light and airy. No heavy fabrics, texture is important and of course the cool blue color of water! Love how easy the look can be accomplished with accessories….

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By Jackie, July 3, 2014
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