How to Decorate

Modern Coastal Sitting Room with built in window seat

Our New Modern Coastal Sitting Room

You guys! I can’t believe that today is the day I get to show you around our new modern coastal sitting room! The six weeks completely flew by and I’m…

Sonos One with Amazon Alexa

Our Favorite Whole-Home Music System Just Got Even Better

This post is brought to you by CJ Affiliate’s VIP Content Service. While this was a sponsored opportunity from Sonos, as a long time user of the system all opinions…

white Ikea kitchen cabinets

Kitchen Remodel Before and After + 11 Ideas That Add Value

Do you ever get totally hung up on all of the home projects on your to-do list? I know I sure do. It can make me all sorts of crazy,…

10 modern grey sofas with a chaise

10 Modern Grey Sofas with a Chaise

I get so many questions about our modern grey sofa. Where did we get it, where can you find one too? The questions really started flooding in when I revamped…

3 easy tips to transition to fall decor

3 Easy Ways to Transition to Fall Decor

This post sponsored by Pier 1. All opinions are my own. I have to admit, every year I’m a bit torn. I don’t live in a climate where fall hits…

casual plaid fall tablescape

Playing with Plaid- A Casual and Easy Fall Tablescape

I finally had to whip out a sweatshirt this week so I guess that means Southern California fall is in full effect and I love it! My absolute favorite thing…

3 easy ways to style your neutral sofa

How to style your neutral sofa, 3 ways

Have you ever had to decorate around something in your home that doesn’t necessarily fit your style anymore? Or maybe you played it really safe with some of your big…

We finally have an organized and creative shared office space and craft room!

Mission Office Overhaul Complete!

Well it took a bit longer than I had anticipated and I still have a few details to add, but it feels so good to say that we have turned…

Why I’m unapologetically obsessed with home decor

So the title of this post caught your attention huh? It’s a funny thing for me to make that statement because for a really long time I was a bit…

My Best Tips for an Amazing Outdoor Living Space

Summer is definitely in full swing and that means that you are more likely to find me on my patio rather than indoors. A couple of years ago we transformed…

discover, define, and implement your unique style.

Introducing my new course, Style Your Way Home!

Is there a name for the feeling of excitement, nervousness, chaos, and calm all at the same time? Well what ever it is, that is me today because I’m in…

one decorating mistake you must avoid

One Decorating Mistake You Must Avoid

In the midst of putting the finishing touches on my course, Style Your Way Home, before it launches in just 2 days I was going back through my folder of…

4 reasons your home doesn't feel cohesive and tips to fix it

4 reasons your home doesn’t feel cohesive

If creating a cohesive look in your home is something you struggle to master you are definitely not alone. In fact, I think that this is definitely the number one…

4 practical tips that will have you mixing home decor styles with confidence

4 Practical Tips That Will Have You Mixing Decor Styles With Confidence

If you ever believed any of the following about decorating you’re dead wrong… Everything has to match. I can’t add that to my decor cause it doesn’t go with my…

the trick to perfect paint lines every time

How to Get Perfect Paint Lines Every Time

Today I’m going to share with you how to paint perfect stripes on walls, the easy way! Painting perfect stripes on walls is a must!  Nothing drives me more batty…

how to define your home decor style

How to Define your Home Decor Style

Last week I had you dig deep to discover your home decorating style. By now, you should have a good idea of what you love in your space and why,…

3 things you need for perfectly styled shelves

3 Ingredients to Perfectly Styled Shelves

Today I’m putting the idea of really thinking more intentionally about my style into action and taking the time to style my shelves in a new way was definitely easier than…

how to discover your decorating style

How to Discover Your Decor Style

Everyone’s been there. You look around your home and you feel like it either doesn’t reflect who you are (anymore) or worse, you have collected so many different things over…

Suddenly I’m in need of more color! -The Plan for a Family Room Refresh.

Well color me in the mood for change right? I mean really. In the past month, I’ve changed my hairdo (cut about 6 inches off to about shoulder length,) changed…

neutral paint colors of greige and blue

Revealed: My Paint Colors

Folks keep asking, so I dug through my garage and I’ve come up with an answer! My most favorite posts to write are the ones that teach people how to…

get the look- simple eat in kitchen

Get the Look: Simple and Pretty Eat In Kitchen Nook

Ever wonder where to get all the pretty elements that create those beautiful rooms that we see on Pinterest? Me too!!! That’s why I started taking some of my favorite…

Color crush Aqua - So much amazing inspiration for adding turquoise to your home

Color Crush: Aqua + Updated Shelf Styling

You know what can make a room instantly soothing and fun? The color Aqua! Call it what you want… aqua, aquamarine, turquoise, blue-green, greenish-blue.  How about awesome? I sure think…

bathroom renovation sources

Modern Coastal Bathroom Sources

Hello there! It has been a few weeks since we finished the kid’s bathroom and word on the street is that you guys love it and I’m so thankful for…

how to plan a gallery wall

So you want to try a gallery wall?

The other day I was chit-chatting with my friend and she mentioned that she wanted to do a gallery wall in her entryway.  She made it very clear that she didn’t want…

5 tips for selecting bathroom tile

5 Tips for Choosing Bathroom Tile

Lately I’ve been up to my ears in choosing bathroom tile.  We are smack in the middle of renovating the kids bathroom and I’ve also been helping my aunt who is…

5 thoughts on “How to Decorate

  1. Sanda Floric says:

    I love your post on how to chose the perfect greige and would like your advice since I live in Europe and we do not have Sherwin Williams paints available in my country could you recommend greige color from Dulux for small south facing bedroom, the furniture is all white and the walls are white and it looks really bad so I want to liven it up a little with different wall color but can not decide. They do not offer samples to try some on the wall and stuff.

    1. Hello. Most paint stores can color match based on the name of a color. You might even try google searching the color formula for Requisite Grey and take it to your paint store to have it mixed.

  2. Pat jackson says:

    I am trying to hang curtains on my metal pergola. It is causing me pause as I don’t know how to hang the hinges for the curtain wire, it all says they need to be attached to a wall, and I have 4 metal post, please help me. I am working on a small budget and have to do it DIY.
    Thank you

    1. Hi Pat. If the posts are metal you can still hang them, you will just need the right screws and drill bit to attach your parts to metal. I didn’t use a wire, I used pipe. Did you read this post?

  3. Virginia Doherty says:

    I really like the way you presented choosing the right greige color. I have been struggling for a paint color for my room and wanted a greige color that was on the warm side.

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