Category Archives: Style

How to decorate colorful interiors to create a modern lifestyle style

All-white interiors are far from plain. These layered, perfected spaces beam with natural light and textural delights. In fact, when done right, a white home interior can be warm, inviting, and attractive. And with a few tips, you could be on your way to an all-white interior design masterpiece of your own! Anyone familiar with interior […]

How to decorate black and white tones that are easy to coordinate for the bathroom

Bathroom décor should be clean, simple, and representative of your personality. Don’t overlook this essential area! A well-designed home includes every space, no matter how small. Whether your bathroom is expansive and luxurious, or hardly bigger than a half-bath, you can still maximize style. You want to be careful not to overwhelm your bathroom, and keep it looking sleek […]

5 DIY Wall Art Projects for a High-End Look on a Budget

Custom artwork doesn’t have to bust your decorating budget. With some crafting supplies and a little imagination, you can create your own expensive-looking DIY wall art in no time! Plus, each of these fabulous art ideas is surprisingly low-cost. 01 DIY Abstract Art Large-scale abstract art pieces typically have equally large price tags. But with a […]

Nordic Wall Lamp – Light Layering Tips for the Fall

Progress Lighting offers light layering tips for creating a warm and cozy mood for your home this fall season. Just like dressing in layers is necessary for the fall, light must be layered to create a cozy and functional ambiance. The key to a proper lighting plan is to use a multi-layered approach that combines three types […]


 Let’s talk task lamps! Much like hand soaps, desk lamps are another item I have a weakness for. Perhaps it’s the hinged arm or their convenient functionality, but I enjoy a good looking lamp sitting atop my desk or workspace. I figured a roundup was in order! Even if your office, studio, or workspace isn’t as […]

How to Determine the Feng Shui Direction of Your House

In classical feng shui, knowing the direction your house is facing is necessary in order to determine enhancements and remedies. The only way to discover your home’s direction is with a compass, or even a compass app on your phone. The process of finding your home’s facing and sitting directions is very simple, and can […]

How to Choose a Bedroom Design Style That Speaks to You

Bedroom color and design create the overall ambiance of your bedroom. How To Choose Color and Design Interior design principles teach you to select the largest surface areas first which are typically the walls and floors. However, color scheme can often be dictated by the design choice. Before committing to a color scheme, explore the […]

Mexican Interior Design: 8 Defining Tips and Tricks

If you love the look of bold colors, rustic furnishings and Native American influences, then you might want to consider Mexican interior design for your home. Mexican design has an eclectic feel, mixing rustic wood and wrought iron furnishings with over-the-top, bright, vivid colors. The look incorporates elements from the Spanish missionaries and conquistadors who […]

Boost your wellbeing and productivity at home with these clever lighting tips

Best lighting to improve wellbeing at home (Image credit: Future PLC/Colin Poole) If you are looking to boost your wellbeing at home, load up on warm lighting options. Warm lighting was found to be the number one choice for creating a cosy and relaxed space. Almost half of the respondents said that warm lighting improved […]

Reading corner ideas – create the perfect place to indulge in a good book

1. Set the scene with a view (Image credit: future PLC/Joanna Henderson) Position your chosen chair by a window with a view to enliven all the senses – for the moments you take a break from your page too. Read along with a song to add further appeal. A soothing soundtrack can provide the perfect […]