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5 Ways to Increase Natural Light in Your Home

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5 Ways to Increase Natural Light in Your Home

One of the seven elements of interior design is light, with natural light being Mother Nature’s generous contribution to our homes. Entire rooms can be optimized for harnessing the sun’s rays, making the area feel spacious, bright, and refreshing. Use these five ideas for capitalizing on natural light to take your space from feeling cramped and dim to airy and energized. 1. Light Colors Light-colored objects appear bright because they are quite literally reflecting most light wavelengths. A design color scheme that mainly features shades of white, soft grey, taupe, or pastels will bounce back their brilliance and fill the...

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How to Embrace Sustainable Living Throughout Your Whole Home

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How to Embrace Sustainable Living Throughout Your Whole Home

With an influx of people opting to stay in over the last year due to the pandemic, the earth has shown signs of much-needed R&R, from clearer waters to purer air. However, simply staying home isn’t a long-term fix to ensure that we do our part on living sustainably. Green living can seem daunting and even trendy or overly-expensive, but with these useful and cost-friendly tips to embrace a more eco-conscious lifestyle, we can keep the sustainable-living momentum going within the walls of our own home, one small step at a time! In the Kitchen When it comes to the...

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How to Style an Entryway to Impress

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How to Style an Entryway to Impress

While first impressions aren’t everything, the threshold of your home is the gateway into your sanctuary, and your first and sometimes only chance to showcase your personal flair and sense of interior style. The entryway is your view with each hello and goodbye, so it’s important to curate a scene that will bid you farewell and welcome you home in style, warmth, and with a sense of personal proclivity. It may seem easy enough, yet styling a foyer or front room often requires an artful and tactful approach to ensure that your entryway inspo aligns with your available space, desired...

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7 Steps to a Spring Refresh

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7 Steps to a Spring Refresh

Glistening droplets of fresh morning dew cling to blades of grass, birds sing blithely outside your window, and flower blossoms peak out from their blanket of soil. Spring has sprung, and the change in seasons invites a change in decoration. As the earth reawakens from its winter slumber, here are seven ways to breathe new life into your home. This Year’s Color Palette If you’re tired of the same usual set of pastels, look to this year’s spring Pantone colors. Each year, the Pantone Color Institute designates seasonal colors and an accompanying theme that designers of all sorts look to...

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The Science Behind Color Schemes and Mood

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The Science Behind Color Schemes and Mood

Ever wonder why you feel more productive in one area of your home verses another? Or perhaps you feel incredibly relaxed in your own bedroom while the laundry or children’s rooms evoke a slightly more chaotic feel. While small collections of clutter might have a little (or a lot) to do with that, the color schemes you’ve chosen to display throughout your space can actually play a large part in affecting your mood, productivity, or emotions. Color theory encompasses a broad spectrum of sciences behind the mixing and matching of different shades, however it also delves into how different shades...

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