August 25, 2019

Hygge Decor Ideas

Here’s a term you may not have heard of before – Hygge. It is a Danish word that is used to acknowledge a cozy moment or space. It is also a design trend that is sweeping the country. Hygge combines farmhouse, rustic elements with a touch of modern white and grey color palettes. It is […]

Valentines Day Dinner Ideas

Valentines Day is just around the corner. I’ve compiled a list of some of my favorite restaurants in New Haven, Fairfield, Middlesex, and Hartford Counties perfect for Valentines Day dinner.  Fairfield County Walrus & Carpenter, Bridgeport A Gastropub in the Black Rock area of Bridgeport. It offers a truly one-of-a-kind experience for southern style cooking, […]

Farmhouse Kitchens Inspiration

Farmhouse Kitchens are a huge current trend in interior design and decorating. It combines rustic furniture pieces, and modern technology in a stylish and classic way. Distressed cabinets, hardwood floors, exposed wood beams, stainless steel, brass fittings, and sunken sinks are just some of the key concepts and pieces in designing a farmhouse style kitchen. […]

Thanksgiving Decor

Thanksgiving is rapidly approaching and, like many, decorating and planning starts immediately after Halloween. Have you thought about what you’ll be doing this year for Thanksgiving decor? It’s a time to embrace ideas based on fall harvest, fall colors, and gatherings. Warm colors, floral arrangements, candles, and comfort are all great concepts to embrace this […]

McCory Interiors

Kristen McCory, of McCory Interiors, has been a stand-out interior designer I’ve been following this year. She is able to seamlessly and thoughtfully create rooms that are refined in design and personality. No two rooms are ever the same. Modern, Timeless, Classic, Unique, Sophisticated, Fresh. All great words that can be used to describe her […]

Summer Curb Appeal Inspiration

There’s still time this summer to take care of those outdoor renovation projects you’ve been putting off. Curb appeal, how your home looks from the curb, plays a big role in how your home looks and can make all the difference in the world. Today is the best day to get a jump start on […]

Good Bones Design Spotlight

From time to time an interior designer really stands out from the rest. Interior design is the art and science of enhancing the interior of a building to achieve a healthier and more aesthetically pleasing environment for the people using the space. A great designer in the New England area is Graham from Good Bones […]

Adding Exterior Color

During this time of the year, many focus on spring cleaning. Spring is the time to remove unwanted cluttered¬† and bringing in new furniture to replace something that fell apart during the winter. Often, when the snow melts, a home will be in need of a few upgrades. Due to the hard winter, some may […]

Essential Oils for Spring

Is the winter lasting a little too long? Are you ready for spring flowers and the fresh scent of rain? With another noreaster coming our way, we have a little plan to welcome the scents of spring into the home with snow still on the ground. A trend making its way into the home is […]

Spring Home Fixes

The winter months can be hard on your home and yard, particularly when the winter was preceded by a hurricane and also included a blizzard that dumped three feet of snow in one day!¬† Add into that the past year’s higher-than-average winds and our typical New England freezing and thawing cycles, and chances are your […]