Posts Tagged ‘home accessories’

March 11th, 2014 No Comments

nautical inspired home accessories

We’re loving the nautical influence this spring from fashion and home accessories, like this Rope Bowl, $40, from OKKNOT on or this Top Rope Mirror, $219, from Land of Nod. Rope Table Lamp (base), $150, from Pottery Barn.  Rope Tie Back, $14, from Ballard Designs. Or these Rope Tie Backs, $56-$80, from Restoration Hardware that come in different shades and with different color hardware. There are lots of nautical home accessories to choose from on Hand Crafted Nautical Decor, like rowing oars in various shades, patterns and painted colors.

January 10th, 2014 No Comments

quick tips for freshening up your home

Feel like making a fresh start in the new year? Here are some quick changes you can do to freshen up your home. Above, Invest in crisp white sheets for your bed, then layer in soft neutrals like grays or creams with your blankets and throw pillows. I have some beautiful Belgium linen duvet covers, pillow cases and blankets on my shop. If your bedroom feels too dark, try a fresh coat of Benjamin Moore’s China White for the walls- it’s a great neutral white with a bit of gray in it. Below, something as simple as treating yourself … Read more

October 25th, 2013 No Comments

create a luxurious setting with faux fur

Cold nights are upon us and an easy way to create a cozy and luxurious feel to your rooms is simply to layer in a faux fur throw or blanket. Drape a throw on your sofa or fold a faux fur blanket on the lower end of your bed and it’s as if you have transported yourself to a small luxury hotel. Pictured above, Ombre Faux Fur Throw Gray, $119, from West Elm. Below, Faux Fur Blankets and Throws, $79-199, from Restoration Hardware and Ivory Faux Fur Throw with Belgium linen backing, $395, from Calypso St. Barth. (Enjoy … Read more

March 21st, 2013 No Comments

bored with a neutral room? citrus colored accessories & flowers are a fast, simple solution

Do you have a room in your home that all of a sudden looks really bland now that spring is here? Painting or purchasing a large piece of furniture can be timely and costly. And what if you realize on Monday morning that the green walls that took you all weekend to paint- just isn’t for you? If you are looking for quick interjections of color just try adding pillows, throws and even flowers in the color you’d like to test out. This is far less of a commitment and it’s a small step if you are afraid of making … Read more