7 Ways to Decorate Your Home with Art

Building an art collection is different for every person. Some prefer to choose pieces that speak to them, finding a spot for their art later. Others are led by necessity – choosing a work to suit a particular spot and decor scheme. If you’re working with an interior designer, the latter will certainly be more the case as they work to create cohesion in your home. 

However, at some point, you might either find that you’ve run out of space, or you want to switch up your art. When this happens, you’ll need to get creative with the spaces you choose for your art. We hope you’ll find this guide inspiring as you go about the process of transforming your walls.


Home Decor Ideas Inspired by the South of France

Lavender fields forever. As we look to the summer, we can’t help but dream of the south of France, with its sunny coastlines, quaint cafes, flea markets, and golden yellow building facades. Drawing upon the region’s rich history, vibrant landscapes, and artisanal legacy, the South of France design style is marked by a pastel color scheme, natural materials, and a blend of vintage treasures and handmade pieces. 

Let’s explore together how you can bring the joie de vivre of Southern France into your own home.


6 Charming Breakfast Nook Ideas for the Kitchen

While we love a formal dining room, designing a casual breakfast nook for relaxed meals is a wonderful complement to any kitchen. Especially in an open-plan kitchen, a well-designed dining nook can provide a cozy corner to enjoy your morning coffee. Here are some creative ideas to bring to life a delightful breakfast nook that radiates charm.


Inspiration and Ideas: Styling Your Coastal Dining Room

Dreaming of the coast? As our stores are located in beautiful Charleston, South Carolina, we consider ourselves masters of the coastal design aesthetic. However, you don’t need to be by the beach to bring its serene elegance into your dining room. Let’s take a deep dive into the natural materials and laid-back furniture styles that make a coastal dining space one to remember.


What Makes Luxury Furniture Worth the Investment? 

Timeless, well-made luxury furniture is always worth the investment. We’d argue that you’ll end up spending more over time if you go with cheap furniture because you’ll have to replace it frequently. While aesthetics are a big factor in why people invest in luxury furniture, the benefits go far beyond good looks. 

If you’ve been on the fence as to whether you should spring for higher-quality furniture, this list will hopefully convince you to take the plunge.


Home Decor Refresh: What’s Inspiring Us This Spring Season?

Lately, the world of interior design has been abuzz with spring decorating ideas. From a butter-yellow color scheme to playfully scalloped edges, the current trends are making us feel more excited to get outside and enjoy the warmth and sunshine. 

We’ve rounded up some of our favorite decor ideas to inspire your home projects this spring.


The Case for Indoor/Outdoor Rugs

Thanks to their durable nature, indoor/outdoor rugs are experiencing a surge in popularity in every room in the house. These versatile rugs provide modern homes with a resilient and low-maintenance option for flooring that not only looks great but also endures over time. Provided that they complement your decor, these rugs are a practical and adaptable alternative to conventional rugs for any setting – indoors or out.


The Ultimate Spring Cleaning Checklist

The annual season of renewal has come again, meaning it’s time to make a list of spring cleaning chores. While everyone is in the process of vacuuming and doing laundry, there are a few spots that we frequently see missed. As you make your spring cleaning checklist, let’s take a deep dive into the small details. After a long winter, give your home the proper cleaning it deserves!


Cozy Glam: Making Comfy Chic

Creating a space that is chic and upscale should never mean sacrificing comfort. We believe you can express your flair for the dramatic and glam while still creating a space that is cozy and liveable. Whether you’re looking to transform your living room into a luxurious retreat or create a swoon-worthy bedroom sanctuary, our interior designers have rounded up some ways to elevate your home to new levels of sophistication.


How to Design a Welcoming Guest Room

Whether you are hosting guests frequently, or just a few special times a year, having a beautifully designed guest room will make your visitors feel right at home. Entertaining friends and family can be stressful, which is why it helps to have a room set up with all the essentials in advance.

From the number of beds to the small details, like linens and flowers, here are some expert tips on how to make their quarters comfortable for their stay.


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