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As I’ve been decorating my own home for Christmas, I’ve been keeping an eye on some emerging Christmas decor trends. It’s always exciting to see how trends evolve, especially during the holidays. Here are five trends that have caught my eye—perfect for adding a fresh touch to your holiday decor this year. 1. A Potted […]

Sometimes room renovations happen over the span of a few months, and sometimes they take time. Ever since painting the living room, we have been slowly making tweaks and adjustments to the layout and furnishings. The living room started off as a conglomeration of furniture and decor from our last house. But over the last […]

You saw it in Casual Friday first. We painted the living room–like all of it. I chose a trusted color, one I’ve used before and recommended to many–Pigeon by Farrow & Ball. We first used Pigeon in our home office, 5 years ago and decided it was time for it to make a comeback. I […]

We heard you loud and clear and are happy to announce that 3 rugs from our Jules Loloi rugs collection are now available in the 10×14 size! The Jules line is the most budget friendly line out of our 3 collections and up until now, the only one that didn’t have a 10×14 available. We saw […]

I’m always moving things around in our home. And even when something looks really good, after some time we learn it doesn’t always work the best. Our entry is the perfect example of this. I loved our entry that we put together last year, but as soon as we got our new front door installed (that’s much […]


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