It’s time for summer lounging!

It’s warming up out there and the days and weekends spent by the pool and hanging out in the backyard are upon us! The days of outdoor furniture being just metal or teak are gone! Add some drama to your outdoor living space with some of these fun lounge pieces!   Lounging Details: Walter Lamb Chaise: Design Within Reach. This chaise brings out a hint of...

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Paint colors-Beach Inspiration

Colors that Inspire you! With the weather warming to a balmy 85 this week, it has me thinking of vacations, beaches and relaxation.  When I found this picture, my first thought was “This is a place I want to be.” If you are sitting at your desk right now enjoying another day at work…like me, join me as we daydream our way into the soft colors of Spring...

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5 Favorite Table Lamps of 2016

Table Lamps can be fun.  They can be an accent piece or blend into the surroundings as a purely functional piece.  Here is a list of our Favorite Table Lamps for 2016: 1. IC T1 High Table Lamp from Design Within Reach   We are in love with this lamps unique angels, yet it sports a functional quality for general task lighting in a more contemporary living or office...

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Outdoor Living – Part 3 – Accessories

Accessories are the name of the game in today’s final entry in our Outdoor Living Series. Once you have bought your main, outdoor items–the big furniture pieces, nice lounge chairs, etc–you can move on to the fun, decorative items. There are endless ways to spruce up your exteriors and give them a personality! 1. Pots and Plants From modern, rustic...

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Outdoor Living – Part 2 – Lounge

The weather is great!  It’s time to get your Lounge on! Today we are continuing our Outdoor series with our favorite aspect of outdoor living–lounging! Once again, lounge chairs and lifestyle furniture sets for your exteriors are not what they once were. From hanging beds to cushioned swings to illuminated sofas, the options seem to be almost as expansive as...

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Outdoor Living – Part 1 – Dining

The beautiful, Spring weather is here in Texas and it’s our favorite time of the year to be outdoors! It is that season where we spend more evenings on the back patio with friends and family , or mornings on the front porch sipping coffee & reading the paper. This means that it’s also that time of year you might want to consider replacing your worn out...

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Paint color of the Year-All of them

When it comes to Paint colors, do you ever wish all of the powers that be would gather in one room and make a decision that for everyone to share? NO?! You are right! That would be boring if everyone thought the same. Variety is the spice of life, correct? I will admit that when the list of “Color of the Year for 2016” starts to roll out, I too give an...

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5 Favorite Office Guest Chairs for 2016

Office guest chairs are a dime a dozen. They are often shapeless, colorless and boring. We are here to show you that they don’t have to be! Here is a list of our favorite office guest chairs for 2016. Whether it is sitting across your desk in your office or home office, one of these chairs is bound to catch your eye.   #5 The Orion Chair by...

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The Paint Colors of Mardi Gras

The Color Inspirations of Mardi Gras! In honor of Fat Tuesday’s Mardi Gras celebration here is a color/paint inspiration board to get us all in the mood. The colors of Mardi Gras are bold and fun. Maybe not the colors of an entire room, but definitely an awesome choice for an accent wall or ceiling. What color are you drawn to? Is it the Purple that represents...

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Umbrella Stands both Stylish and Fun

Umbrella stands are a necessary evil. They are mostly utilitarian and pretty darn ugly. But I am here to show you that they don’t have to be! These stands come in all shapes and sizes. They are most often seen and used in a Foyer or a Mud Room. With this new list of show stoppers, you may have to go out and buy a few umbrellas worthy of your stand! (product...

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3 Ideas for Remodeling your Fireplace

  How do you really feel about the Fireplace in your home? Taking on a remodel, even a small change can prove a little daunting for most people. Today we are talking about fireplace updates. Sometimes all you need is a change of the tile surround or a new mantle to make the area feel fresh and new. We have three examples below of fun fireplace remodels we have...

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Top 4 Resolution Ideas for 2016

Happy 2016 to each and everyone of you! We are excited to start this New Year and see what it has to offer. How many of you made at least one resolution for this year? I know I did. I have all of the normal ones: Lose a little weight, start working out, make time for a small vacation this year, etc. Resolutions are a time honored tradition. Some of them we consider to be...

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