50 Shades Of Blue

Did you know that there are over 50 shades of the color blue? From the lightest icy shade of  "Alice Blue" to one of the richest, 100% saturated "Oxford Blue",  this magnificent color stays sincere and honest. The color blue commands a room and without being fussy or confrontational.  It's like a best friend that ...

Ways To Infuse Orange Into Your Home Décor This FAll

Marking the beginning of Fall, pumpkin spiced lattes have made their presence in our favorite coffee shops and fall festivals have begun with their variety of fun filled activities. The shades of Fall such as orange, yellow and brown make for bewitching accents for the home. This week I want to focus on how the ...

Do you know Shagreen?

I love Shagreen and during our most recent visit to High Point Furniture Market in North Carolina we saw a lot of it. From light to dark, it's being used in a fashions.  For those of you that are not familiar with shagreen, it's the skin of small sharks and stingrays in it's natural state. ...

5 Ways To Add Color To Your Winter Blues

The air is crisp and darkness falls upon us sooner in these winter months. Bare branches as outward fingers freeze in the breeze. Visions of the warm sun glistening off the oceans horizon seem to be a faint memory. The anticipation and excitement for the holidays have long gone.  Our steadfast motivations and resolutions may have ...

Corduroy for the Interior Design of your home

Corduroy isn't just for pants and jackets anymore.  Many designers are bringing corduroy into their focus for interior design this year.  It's a great alternative to velvet.  Bold statements are being seen in upholstery with wide audacious bands of cord.  It appears to be a growing trend that will be seen throughout the rest of ...