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Inside the CEO’s New Apartment

Inside the CEO’s New Apartment

  Dear design lovers, Here at Decorator our #1 goal is to help you make your home as marvelous as possible. We heard all your feedback and we’ve been working hard to make our app better. Our mission remains the same: We are creating a community […]

Backyard Lighting Ideas

Backyard Lighting Ideas

Independence Day is right around the corner, so there’s no better time to prepare your backyard for the summer. Lighting is key if your party runs through the evening — wow your guests as your backyard shimmers into the sunset. It’ll also create a great […]

Wall Stencils are In

Wall Stencils are In

Wallpaper was popular decades ago, then faded out of style. But like all design trends do eventually, it’s coming back! Wallpaper has been growing in popularity recently, and we keep seeing beautiful examples on Instagram.

Wallpaper is cool, but you probably already know all about it. Today we want to introduce you to its hip younger sister: wall stencils.

Wall stencil - Cutting Edge Stencils - Japanese Peonies Floral Stencil Pattern Wall stencil - Cutting Edge Stencils - Moroccan Stencil Design gray with silver mirror (more…)

The Art of the Coffee Table

The Art of the Coffee Table

There are hundreds of choices when it comes to picking a coffee table, but only a few that would really look amazing in your room. The choices you’ll have to make revolve around materials, size, functionality, and balance with the rest of the room. Here’s a […]

Summer DIY Projects

Summer DIY Projects

Now that it’s June… It’s time to start working on your summer 2016 home decor (if you haven’t already 😊 ). Here are some great (and easy) DIY projects to get started with. 1. Nothing says welcome home better than a doormat covered in watermelons!

Rococo, Javanese, Chinoiserie, and Campaign….what?!

Rococo, Javanese, Chinoiserie, and Campaign….what?!

It’s fun to learn about new decorating styles. Here’s the lowdown on some lesser-known ones.

 

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You can think of Rococo as an anti-Palace of Versailles style, created in Paris in the 18th century. Instead of following the time’s strict design rules that required symmetry and grandeur, rococo was all about asymmetry, smooth curves, and light colors. Since it still was the baroque period, however, the style is very ornate and detailed.

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Best of Pinterest: DIY Ideas for your Memorial Day BBQ

Let’s throw the best Memorial Day BBQ ever. We scoured Pinterest to find you the best DIY ideas, so you can throw a party your friends won’t forget and start the summer with a bang! Food Decorating your serving table is a fun way to […]

Crafting the Perfect Color Scheme

Crafting the Perfect Color Scheme

Most people think creating a color scheme for a room is difficult, but we think that’s a myth. There are four categories that any good color scheme falls into. Once you understand these fail-safe types of palettes, the rest simply comes down to your personal […]

Steps to a Shabby Chic Home

Steps to a Shabby Chic Home

It’s Shabby Chic Week! So what actually is shabby chic decor? Here’s a run-down:

Look and feel: Combines vintage with luxury to create a soft, relaxed, cottage-like feel

Shabby chic living room upholstered furniture chandelier and floral patterns Shabby chic bedroom furniture curtains overstuffed bedspread

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Backsplash Tiles 101

Backsplash Tiles 101

When it comes to putting up a backsplash, you have tons of options. There are glass tiles, stone tiles, ceramic tiles…even metal panels. Some tiles are square and some are rectangular; sometimes they’re placed in a grid and other times they interlace. We have some […]