Posts Categorized: Design

Design + Life / Thursday, 2 May 2019

How to Mix Patterns

How to Mix Patterns with Lenox Global TapestrySomething about spring makes everything bright, doesn’t it?  The rising temperatures don’t just change the weather but also my need for bright color and pattern! And I’m talking multiple patterns, GIVE ME ALL OF THEM.  We’ve outlined some great tips for mixing patterns to keep in mind when you also want ALL the patterns.

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Design + One Room Challenge + Projects / Wednesday, 1 May 2019

One Room Challenge week 5 — How to work with contractors

It’s WEEK 5, and even in its unfinished state, the room doesn’t look a thing like it did when we began!  The new windows are transformative (see WEEK 4).  And the new cabinets have somehow made the kitchen bigger (see WEEK 1 and WEEK 3).  With the final coat of paint checked off the list, we are ready to install the counter and backsplash, the kitchen sink and faucet, and all the hardware.   Read on →

Design + downloads + Life / Tuesday, 30 Apr 2019

May desktop calendar download

May desktop 2019 calendar

We’re still hard core in the “April Flowers…” mode and really hoping that this new desktop calendar from Monica does the trick. May flowers, where are you?! This desktop calendar for May is really hitting the spot! Learn how to download it below! May desktop 2019 calendar

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Design + One Room Challenge + Projects / Wednesday, 24 Apr 2019

One room Challenge Week 4: The details

We are four weeks into our One Room Challenge and the sprint to the finish line has begun.  With a tight timeline, sequencing and scheduling are significant factors, and this week we tackled four large components:

We’re going into a LOT of detail here and it’s all to help you know what to avoid and what to do in your own renovations. Let’s go!

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Design + Interiors + Life + One Room Challenge + Projects / Wednesday, 17 Apr 2019

One Room Challenge Week 3: Demo and Installation

We’re three weeks in and things are starting to come together.  Literally! This week we share everything you ever wanted to know about 1) Kitchen demo and CliqStudios cabinet installation, 2) Bertazzoni range and oven selection and tips for a seamless installation 3) GE refrigerator, dishwasher, and microwave selection. There’s a lot here so make sure you bookmark for your next reno!
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