How does your home make you feel? If the answer is anything other than fantastic, then you have some work to do. Why? Because, when all's said and done, your home is your greatest retreat from the trials and tribulations of daily living.
(Image: David Estreich) IN YOUR SEARCH FOR ART, DO ANY OF THESE QUESTIONS APPLY TO YOU: • Where do I start? • What do I choose? • Whe...
As we all celebrate the New Year we typically take the time to reflect on the past year and look forward to what the next 12 months holds. With the 'pop, clink, cheers' of New Year's Eve firmly behind us and the Champaign buzz a hazy memory, comes the obligatory and often much dreaded resolutions making.
Add a touch of Hollywood glamour to your holidays this year with our chic roundup of cinematic-inspired décor,certain to take your New Years Eve cele...
Deck the halls and then deck your walls with this holiday approved collection of 20 winter wonderland inspired wallpapers certain to add a little touch of glamour to this winter season. From distressed wooden finishes to glittery damasks this fabulous round up is sure to wow your guests and take your holiday décor game to the next level.
Before we embark on the how's and why's, it is important to define the difference between carpets and rugs. Douglas notes that the division mark is 6" x 9" with anything smaller than is considered a "rug" and anything larger than is considered a "carpet." A long narrow rug is called a "runner."
The ceiling may be considered the forgotten plane, according to Angelo Donghia, yet it is integral to creating a fully aesthetic and functional space. All the great architects through centuries past have 'looked up' and found an interesting surface to adorn.
From the catwalk to Christmas, we've put together five fashionable runway-inspired holiday décor looks to help you celebrate this year with high style.
Unusual paint applications and techniques are the clothing of the interior design world -- they can distinguish your home and style, creating a unique, fashionable space. There are many different techniques for applying paint, including Venetian plaster, ragging, sponging, and illustrations.
Introducing differently shaped rooms creates better circulation/flow and enhances a space's function, beauty, and ambience. By shaping a room in an individual way, a more proportionally sized room is created for that specific function.
While Indianapolis, Indiana can be proud of its sports accomplishments, particularly the Indy 500 and the Indiana Pacers basketball team, it can als...
The technologies industry has changed the way we approach office design. The traditional office model -- where executives inhabit the big corner offices and smaller spaces are carved out in proportion to employees' status -- is becoming a thing of the past.
Want to create an airier, more open look in your home without the benefit of having additional windows? There are several options to create more light in your space without actually breaking through the exterior walls.
Despite what horror enthusiasts might have you believe, when it comes to Halloween décor scarier doesn't also mean better. Rather, for the design savvy out there, Halloween is all about striking that right balance of glamour, goth and drama.
A new paint job is one of the best ways to get the most bang for your buck: It can be fast, easy, inexpensive, and achieve big results!
Have you ever looked at the home interiors inside glossy shelter magazines and wondered what secret stores those folks know about that you don't? Or why you never spotted that coffee table, console or sofa when you were on the hunt? It turns out, you're not alone.