Decor: Floating House Tour

I live near the water in San Francisco, but have always wondered what it’s like to live on the water. I think this interest was sparked by the film Sleepless in Seattle, where Tom Hanks’s character lived in a boathouse on the water with his son. Since then I’ve always imagined, if not a lifetime, […]

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Decor: Simply Details

For the love of the smaller details in the bigger picture to be enjoyed here:    

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Decor: Spring Refresh

I’ve got the urge or need to make a few changes around the house and these suggestions are some I felt the need to share as usual:

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Decor: If You Happen to Be In Paris

If you appreciate beautiful Parisian decor, from Baroque consoles to gilded wood Louis XVI style beds, and you happen to be in Paris this week, there is an auction happening  at the Ritz Paris for over 3500 pre-renovation items you might, if for nothing else, find yourself swooning over.  

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Decor: Inspired By Film Set Decor

I have to be honest, I see a film and think – I want a room just like that, or a house in that order and although some of the home decor listed here are ones I admired over the years, I have to admit, the home/set decor in Mr.& Mrs. Smith is also right […]

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Decor: What’s In Store For 2018

To veer from the subject of holidays for a few minutes is the goal here. I saw this list of decor trends predicted for 2018, and wanted to share to see if any of you decor fans or experts believe this is truly where the industry is headed:  

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Decor: Back To the Basics

I love it when a house comes together nicely – and functional with simply the most basic of things:

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Decor: Subway Tiles or In This Case Not

I am a huge fan of what we refer to in the states, back splash for the kitchen walls in between the counter and the upper cabinets. I’m not sure when the trend all started, but it is a design wonder I appreciate. So just in case you are in the mood to update your […]

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Decor: Popular Interior design by State

I have a pretty good idea of how some of the states which make up our country prefer to design or decor their homes. Of course there is a theme or a style that labels each state as well. In California we prefer transitional style  which is: Transitional style is often described as a balanced blend […]

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