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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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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Contemporary Style Decorating Ideas

If  Contemporary Styling is your choice in home decor, you are in good company. You probably don’t go for the vintage inspired looks that can include lots of layering, collectables and displays, perhaps a feminine touch with lace and crystal…no…that’s not for you. Your contemporary preferences take a different decorating turn:     Clean lines in…

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