Category Archives: Interior Design

The Heart And Soul Of Decorating

In an ever-changing world it’s difficult to stay on top of what’s on trend.  Think electronic gadgets.  About the time you program, master and become proficient with the latest and greatest electronic gadget of choice here comes the newest version … Continue reading

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Kitchen Window Treatment Options

Staring out the kitchen window in the morning is one of my more practiced rituals.  I’ve stared out this same kitchen window at one time or another for practically my entire life.  Well, the same view at least.  When Dave … Continue reading

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Home Decor Inspired By The Oscars

Motion picture award season is in full swing, and Oscar buzz is all around.  The nominees were announced this morning which only generates more excitement and statue speculation. Any favorites?  Along with millions of viewers,  I will be tuned in … Continue reading

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Sightings, Prognostications and Guesstimations: Decorating Trends For 2014

Fresh beginnings and clean slates kick off a new year.  Sightings, prognostications and guesstimations of what will be on trend in the world of home furnishings and decor are everywhere, and Places In The Home is no exception. New, not … Continue reading

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10 From 13: The Best Places In The Home Posts of 2013

May I present 10 from 13:  The Best Places In The Home Posts of 2013.   The following ten posts received the most views, garnered the most social media activity and proved to be the most rewarding to write and … Continue reading

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Lighting The Way To A Few Of My Favorite Things

Favorite things tend to come up a lot at holiday time.  Gift givers and gift receivers alike have favorite things in mind and on their lists.  If that’s not enough to do it, the post production social media hullabaloo over … Continue reading

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Radiant Orchid

Pantone Color of the Year 2014 has been revealed.  Radiant Orchid delivers a stunning up close and Pantone look at the beauty of color.   Radiant orchid is no shrinking violet in the grand color scheme of  primary or accent things. … Continue reading

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Gifts For The Deck The Halls Decorista

I received a wonderful holiday delivery via email week before last.  Christmas came early to this decorista, and it was my Pinterest pleasure to create a gifts for the decorista board with all things house that make a home goodies … Continue reading

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One Kings Lane Home Decor Resource

Home furnishings and home decor bring  function and beauty to a space, but is that always the point?  Sometimes in the decorative discovery phase of design and decorating we stumble upon a particular piece that catches the eye, and perhaps … Continue reading

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Planning For The Holidays

Now that the calendar has turned to November I am no longer under obligation to avoid the elephant in the room.  I’ve contained my excitement long enough.  By all accounts we are in the presence of the Holidays, and I’m … Continue reading

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