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How to Mix Design Styles Like a Pro

You dig that cool, eclectic, collected look (me too!), but if you’ve ever tried to design an interior space with that ‘effortless’ layered style you know it’s harder to achieve than it looks. By far, the most common question I get asked is about mixing design styles and how to do it successfully. No worries,… Read more »

Decorating Basics: Area Rug 101

I freaking love area rugs. The bolder and bigger, the better. (Subtlety has never really been my thing.) Area rugs are totally awesome – but tricky to get right. Do you buy patterned rugs, or solid? How big should an area rug be? Here are some decorating basics on choosing an area rug – and what… Read more »

No More Matching Furniture Sets

Remember those matching furniture sets from the 80s and 90s that came with an identical sofa, loveseat, and chair? I wish I could forget them too. It’s time for a breakup – no more matching furniture sets! Here’s what to do with a matching furniture set to update it and make it your own. Can’t… Read more »

How Long Should Curtains Be?

Back in the 90s, I was obsessed with super wide-leg jeans. (Who wasn’t?) But as a tall-ish person with long legs – I’m 5’8″ if you’re curious – finding a long enough pair was pretty tricky. Those raver-style jeans were meant to drag a little, looking all cool and beat up along the bottom. But… Read more »