Feminine Charm in Traditional Bathroom

  Here is a feminine style bath that is a great example of creating a color palette, selecting a style and following through to each and every detail. Creams, dusty blue and muted gray are used consistently in the space, with the fabric on the vanity chair adding a bit of warmth with it’s pattern.…

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Blend Rustic with Casual Style for a Unique Look

  When we envision a Rustic Style home, our minds tend to see a log home with huge beamed ceilings, dimensional log walls and furniture made from the forest. And that’s a cool way to go, I’ve done that myself and absolutely loved every minute of my life in the years that we loved in…

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Contemporary Kitchen is Small in Size but Big in Style

  A small Kitchen is very much like a small home when it comes to decorating. Just because a space is petite in size doesn’t mean it has to be subtle and plain in style and color. The Kitchen design shown here is not large by any means, but I love the swagger and style…

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Cool Casual Style Living Room Using Wicker

  Decorating your home in a Casual style offers so many options for colors and finishes. The Living Room decorating shown above uses wicker furnishings as the foundation with wood accents and plenty of texture. Here is what draws me to this styling: 1. The inviting space itself. Yes, it has been carefully created…no slouchy,…

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Colorful Cottage Dining Room with a Victorian Flair

  This colorful Cottage Dining Room with a Victorian Flair is unique and elegant yet very simply styled. My eye is immediately drawn to the blue washed wood  and the painted green side board. The furniture is simple yet has an interesting mix of distressed, painted dining table and chairs with a bit of elegance.…

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Rustic Style Decorating Ideas

  Rustic Style decorating can have a number of interpretations, although the first that comes to mind for many is a beautiful log home. The image above is my Great Room in our Michigan log home. I was fortunate to be able to design and furnish it as the home as being built. It will…

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Contemporary Living Room Decorating Ideas

  What is the first thing you notice about this colorful, stylish Contemporary styled Living Room? For me it is shape and color. I see the continuity of a circular theme in the petite coffee table, mantel artwork and soft curves of decorative vases. The soft shade of blue on the living room compliments the…

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Country Style Decorating with an Americana Theme

  Using an Americana Theme with Country Style decorating makes a statement in both color and style. Colorful, patriotic, casual and fun, it can give a ho-hum space personality and pizzazz. I particularly like the approach in this room, shown courtesy of MidwestLiving.com. Bold wall color creates the back drop for the room’s design, and…

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Traditionally Styled Bedroom in Soothing Neutrals

I have to be honest. Traditional Style decorating is not typically how I would design a room. For me, the stylings are usually too formal, glitzy, and honestly, just too much of the matching pairs….just not my idea of an interesting space. So now that I have said all that, I found this bedroom quite…

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Romantic French Country Style Living Room

I love the casual elegance of French Country style decor, and this photo immediately caught my eye for that very reason. What do I love about it? The eye is drawn to the window…that is the focal point of this space.Notice how the shutters on each side of the window and the iron work placed…

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Welcome to Style to Stage

Hi, and thanks for stopping in to visit. Style to Stage is all about you. You’ll find home decorating advice and tips, pearls of wisdom, helpful hints, what to do and not to do when it comes to interior decorating and home staging, and lots more! Let’s have some fun  🙂

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Family Room Decorating Ideas

I love the colorful Family Room decorating ideas found in this image. If you look carefully you’ll see so many creative uses of color. The first thing to note is the wall and trim colors. Just enough soft, subtle peach tones in the wall color to create some personality and bring out the white trim…

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