Quickly Learn the Differences Between Most Home Design Styles With This Chart
Whether you’re hunting for a new home to rent or buy, real estate listings love to use specific design terminology like “traditional ranch,” or “craftsman.” If you have no idea what those mean, Part Select put together an infographic that runs you through the basics.
Design Guide: How to Style a Sectional Sofa | ConfettiStyle
One of the design consultations I had recently got me thinking about the do’s and don’t of styling a sofa. Not just any sofa, a sectional sofa. I think a lot of people are attracted to sectional sofas because they offer abundant seating and because they seem to provide a bit more comfort than a...Read the Post
The best sofa to buy | Laurel’s #1 pick!
Sometimes a client will ask me what is the best sofa to buy? Great question. I can fully understand how confusing it can be.So, what is the number one sofa style?Please forgive me, I have to interrupt myself. sorry. I just have to post this old photo. I am going to be starting to do this…
The Property Brothers' Design Cheat Sheet That You Need
The HGTV hosts reveal a few essential measurements—from area rug size to chandelier height—that'll help you decorate your space to scale.
Choosing Shutters for your Home
The most important aspect when selecting shutters is to make sure that they fit your style and represent what you are attempting to represent, be it traditional and meeting historical designs, or truly showing off your personality and interests. With so many possibilities, there are some guidelines that may influence your choices such as colors, styles, and options. Traditionally, shutters were purely functional in nature, before screens and even paned windows, so protection from t…
How to: Selecting a Lamp Shade
I've wanted to post about this topic for awhile, but I've not had the time to give it the proper focus. In my opinion, selecting the proper lamp shade can be very tricky. Now, understand, it's not a monumental mistake - like the financial ramifications of a bad sofa choice or a weak moment when selecting the tile of your bathroom. But, it can kill the look of a room just as fast. Why so tricky? There are lots of the factors to consider - the shape of the lamp, the shape of the shade, the…