Posts tagged "decorating"

Love Nest: The Coolest Wallpaper We’ve Ever Seen

Attention decorating aficionados! If you’ve never used some really cool-looking wallpaper to add some life to any and all rooms in your house, you have to get with the program. (Never will I forget the pink and green peacock-printed dining room I once had, or the trees-in-a-forest walled living room that made everything seem so…

Erin Flaherty / October 1, 2009

The Seven Deadly Decorating Sins

Metropolitan Home has come up with a list of the top design don’ts to keep in mind when tricking out your place. Basically, decorating your home is a little bit like putting together an outfit each morning—there aren’t so much rules, per say, as pitfalls to avoid, claims Metropolitan Home’s creative director Linda O’Keeffe. Example,…

Nina Carbone / July 20, 2009

I’m One Big Home Design Mistake

Nick Olsen, former Domino blogger and an assistant designer to the amazingness that is Miles Redd, came up with a list of first-timer decorating mistakes forThe Washington Post. Now, since I’ve painted and re-done my bedroom no less than four times over the past year, I considered myself to be over that beginner mistake hump.

Nina Carbone / June 19, 2009

DIY: Instant Art

Looking to make your cell of an apartment a little less depressing without pissing off your crotchety landlord? Painting your blues away will also mean kissing your deposit good bye and those N’Sync posters are kind of unacceptable at this point. So what’s a budget-conscious girl to do?

Though the options outside of boy…

Robyn Moreno / February 1, 2009

How To Buy Affordable Art

So you can finally afford an “It” bag (though you loathe the term), a vacation to another continent, and a couch that doesn’t require assembly. So why pray tell do you still have that sappy Klimt poster hanging over your bed? It’s time to outfit your pad with some REAL art. I’m not suggesting you…

Robyn Moreno / January 25, 2009

The Frisky’s Top Five Favorite Home Decor Blogs

I moved into my apartment six months ago. I have yet to hang a picture on the wall. I’m afraid of messing up! To get inspired and motivated, I’ve been reading home style blogs galore. If you’re experiencing home decorating anxiety like me, these fabulous five blogs will make you want to buy throw pillows,…

Catherine Strawn / September 17, 2008

Crave: Super Homey Wall Stickers

I love wallpaper, but I also like the idea of having a non-uniform image stuck to my wall rather than all one pattern assaulting my eyes. That’s why these stickers from Harmonie Interieure are so cool — with messages, patterns, and adorable quotes, your walls will get a much needed dose of oomph and you…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / June 2, 2008
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