Category Archives: Interior Design 101

Complementary Colors Compliment Your Space

Color is an intense experience on its own. Jim Hodges In working to make a comfortable and stylish home, I usually select color combinations that just feel right. Unbeknownst to me, those color combinations aren’t just selections that randomly happen … Continue reading

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Declare your Independence with a 4th of July Color Scheme

Ev’ry heart beats true, ‘neath the Red, White and Blue ~ “You’re a Grand Old Flag” by George M. Cohan Independence Day is a wonderful holiday filled with family traditions and patriotic sentiments. Red, white and blue greets you everywhere … Continue reading

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How to Choose and Care for Your Houseplants

We’ve mentioned plants in a lot of our posts, from Affordable Feng Shui to Transform Your Deck, Porch or Sunroom into a Comfortable Oasis. While the idea of an interior garden sounds delightful, knowing which plants grow best indoors can … Continue reading

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Interior Design: Textures and Patterns 101

One of the most visually compelling features to any polished interior design scheme is a conscious incorporation of textures and patterns throughout the space. Texture consists of the fabrics of your furniture, curtains, decorative pillows, rugs and so on. Patterns … Continue reading

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How to Match Your Wall Color to Your Furniture

Have you kept your walls white or beige for fear of clashing with your furniture? Coordinating wall color with furniture isn’t as daunting as it seems. All you need to do is take account of a few things before choosing … Continue reading

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