Guest Post: As an African American interior designer, I feel it’s important to support other designers in this industry; especially if they look like me. In the spirit of Black History Month, here are a few we would like to recognize. Cecil Hayes, Coconut Creek, Florida   Quote: “My decorating talent allows me to see a


It’s national Inspire your heart with art day friends.  Enjoy this lovely guest post from a very special young lady. There are quite a few definitions of “art” but generally it can be defined as “The conscious use of skill and creative imagination especially in the production of aesthetic objects.” -Merriam Webster As we all

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  I have hated the wallpaper in our basement, from the moment that I first laid eyes on it.  My husband has somehow talked me into keeping it, because  in his words, “it’s grown on me, and it’s not that bad”. which essentially means, he doesn’t want to spend money to change it. I’m not sure how I


Today is National tin can day! Who knew? Did you know the reason we have the tin can today is because Napoleon held a competition to see who could make food last longer in the army? The troops were getting weak due to lack of food, and hence in 1810 the tin can was patented.

The new year is in full swing and so is the anticipation of the 2016 spring color collection.  Pantone is back again with the top 10 colors for Spring 2016. This season, inspiration was taken from the beauty of natural resources evoking a feeling of tranquility and relaxation. Think: Rose Quartz, Peach Echo, Serenity, Limpet