Design Inspiration: Living Coral

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I must admit, when I read that Pantone had announced Living Coral as it’s colour of the year for 2019, I had a bit of a groan to myself; but let’s back up a bit. Each year, around December, Pantone announces it’s ‘Colour of the Year’ for the following year, a prediction of one colour […]

Design Inspiration: Hamptons Style

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The Hamptons, on the eastern end of Long Island, NY, have a such a reputation that an entire style of decor has been born from this iconic area. The Hamptons are predominantly a coastal holiday retreat for the wealthy and the decor very much matches this vibe. When doing Hamptons decor, you want to think […]

Design Inspiration: Room Divider Curtains

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With the rise of the internet, we have also seen a surge in entrepreneurial spirit amongst the general populace. The average person can now easily run a small business from home without the need for a separate premises. It is usually desirable to have a separate area to work in, but many people do not […]

Design Inspiration: Modern Tropical

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When you talk about ‘tropical decor’ it probably sparks memories of kitschy (or even downright tacky!) interiors that now are just laughable, but fear not! Tropical decor is back in a big way – and it’s all grown up Emerald & moody turquoise tones, foliage and other natural elements combined with gold or brass details, […]

Design Inspiration: Matte Black

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Matte finishes in general have made a huge comeback lately, but if you want to be ultra chic, then black (and dark charcoal) is the way to go. It may seem intense, but black home decor can give a beautiful sleek and elegant touch to otherwise everyday decor. With it’s current popularity, there is a […]

Design Inspiration: ‘Wabi Sabi’

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Interior design inspiration can come from many places, and it definitely helps to have some references (or even a mood board) when designing a space to make the look cohesive. But what if you can’t describe the look you’re after? When searching for images online it can be almost impossible if you don’t know what […]

How to Clean & Maintain Your Curtains

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When investing in quality home furnishings, you want to protect that investment by maintaining them properly. Here is a short guide to help you easily maintain your curtains and extend their life. Washing Sheer Curtains This category of instructions applies to curtains that have been made without any blockout lining. If you are at all […]