• Advice,  Design

    Shop The Look: Fall Into Fall Decor

    It’s that time of year. The seasons are starting to change. School is back in session. Routines are starting to take shape as we adjust to the start of the busy fall season. That’s a lot of change! As you start to hunker down and enjoy the cooler weather why not switch it up a little bit on the inside? Just because the weather is cooling down does not mean your color palette needs to go into hibernation! Now is the time to start to embrace bold colors and rich jewel tones. For those of you that are a little color shy, it can be as easy as a new…

  • Design,  Lifestyle

    Happy Birthday Dayziner!

    My what a difference a year makes! Today we are celebrating a special occasion!  Blow out the wallpaper candles…September is our Birthday month! That’s right we have been providing our readers all things Interior Design from home styling advice, trend watches, trade show coverage, and custom curated E-Design service for a whole year! We are so excited to have you apart of our design community! While we we be celebrating all month long, today we are taking  a look back at what we have been up to! 1.High Point Market Twice a year the home furnishing world descends upon High Point, NC for its biannual furniture show. Here new products…

  • Design

    Lovely Lilac Living

    Move over Gen Z Yellow, Lilac has taken over as a MAJOR home decor trend for 2018. Instagram feeds everywhere are filled with this fresh and springy hue. Many designers had their doubts when Pantone named Ultraviolet as the 2018 Color of The Year. (In case you missed it, check out our Ultraviolet post HERE) Now that we are halfway into 2018 it seems like the deeply saturated and mysterious color has yield to its lighter, brighter and cheerier cousin. Trust us, we are NOT complaining! We love seeing Lilac on everything from subtle pops, statement ceilings to full on wall color! In fact, we pulled a together a round…

  • Design

    Saluting Patriotic Home Decor

    This week we celebrate the Independence of our nation. Cookouts, fireworks, family and if we are lucky enough, a day off from work! While we may be ready for a holiday, but, is our house holiday ready? If you are like us then, probably not! We may not have time to adorn our spaces with the signs of the season, but we can certainly salute the homes we adore! We love the range of decor behind patriotic inspired red, white and blue spaces. We have seen everything, in every design style, from the traditional flag to patriotic furniture. The best part of decorating in this colorway is that you simply…

  • Advice

    Interior Design: It’s Not That Serious

    How often do we painstakingly deliberate over paint colors?  We review paint swatches, order samples, decide and then re-decide in agony trying to select that perfect hue. We want to get it just right. After all, paint is expensive, time consuming and an over-all life disrupter. If you tried painting a wall yourself, then you know just how frustrating painter’s tape can be!! But what if it didn’t have to be that way? After all, there are people making various design selections everyday day for a living, so it can’t be that bad? Right? Absolutely! At the end of the day, it really isn’t all that serious! And that’s exactly…

  • Advice,  Design

    Shop The Look: Pink, Gold and Glam

    Oh, the luxe life! At our core, we love to create glamorous, sophisticated spaces and at a price that you can afford. We recognize that design doesn’t have to at a luxury price point in order to feel luxurious. It’s about turning your house into a home, defining your unique design style and celebrating YOU! Make a space where you are the star. Where your room is filled with all of your favorite things! That was our inspiration exactly for our newly designed and Oh-So-Glam Living room. References of classic and feminine fashion houses such as Coco Chanel are mixed  with a touch of old Hollywood glamour. The color palette…

  • Design

    Shop The Look: Eclectic Bohemian Living Room

    Is your space in need of a refresh? With summer fast approaching it’s time to break free from dark, drab spaces and let the light in! Looking for some design inspiration? Try this color infused Eclectic living room! Eclectic takes its name from the word “Collected.” It celebrates the collection of artifacts from global travel overtime. Nowadays we don’t have to wait until we actually travel the world to collect our relics. We simply shop online! Inspirational Image The inspiration for this space begins with the selection of the bold area rug. The tribal pattern in the rug represents a global influence and is a perfect background to incorporate a…

  • How to Move Beyond the Mood Board
    Advice,  Design

    Moving Beyond the Mood Board

    We love to get inspired! How often do we steal a few moments to refresh our Instagram feed or add a few new pins to our Pintrest board. We get sucked into the social media ether with dream images of all of our new swoon worthy spaces. Mood boards are meant to inspire us. They set the tone for the look and feel of the space. Keep in mind that you don’t have to mimic everything you see in its entirety, you just have to capture the essence of the space. So how do you move away from your social feed and move into reality. What do you actually do…

  • Design

    Bohemian Inspired Cocktail Party with Wayfair

    ‏We are officially into the start of the spring season, even if the weather may not feel like it!  We have been gearing up for the warm weather for quite some time now, from our Front Door Styling Tips for Spring to our Nautically Inspired Shop The Look Feature. Now we are collaborating with Wayfair for our take on a Outdoor Fantasy Cocktail Party! We love bohemian inspired spaces with rustic touches, a splash of glam and a hint of femininity. Wayfair’s vast inventory has a little bit of everything and is very easy to shop. One of our favorite Design Tools is the Virtual Idea Board. As designers we…

  • Advice,  Design

    No Green, No Problem: How to Decorate for St. Patrick’s Day

    St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner. Soon our drinks, our food, even our rivers will be awash with green to celebrate the day. Want to throw the best St. Patrick’s Day party or decorate your home to celebrate, but green isn’t your favorite color? Fear not! Keep in mind that the best, most successful designs don’t simply recreate an image or idea, but Capture The Essence of the inspiration. Stay true to your design style and create a look that is classic and sophisticated but still shows hints and references to the holiday. Allow for some green moments but compliment it with other colors, bold prints and accessories…