denim in decor - make your home feel as comfortable as your favorite pair of jeans @HomeGoods #DesignHappy n
Denim can be romantic, rustic, dressed up, dressed down and almost always has a story to tell. For me, it was the perfect choice to bring the colors in our family room together and hint ...Continue reading
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Photo by I Don't Know How She Does It

Kitchen decor doesn’t always come first in our list of priorities and, more often than not, a beautiful flower arrangement or a couple of jars will suffice our eyes. For those of us that have lower … Continue reading

A Practical Guide to an Inspired Patio @HomeGoods #DesignHappy #NWFGS

Photo by Your Home Only Better

One of the best places to find outdoor living inspiration is at the Northwest Flower & Garden show! On the skybridge at the Seattle Convention Center overlooking Pike Street resided a wonderful design challenge, called “City Living.” … Continue reading


Photo by Deb Wolf

I’m not the only one at our house who is ready for spring. Our Cavapoo, Sadie, loves neighborhood walks and evenings on the patio. She also had a birthday recently, so I had fun giving our pampered … Continue reading


Photo by Joan Kosmachuk

I love the use of mirrors outdoors and have been planning to incorporate a few into my shady backyard garden. When I spotted this mirror at HomeGoods, I knew I had found the perfect match to … Continue reading

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Photo by Four Generations One Roof

Last week I asked my eight-year-old son to grab a container from the Lazy Susan and he looked at me and said, “Who is Lazy Susan?” I had a full circle moment because I remember … Continue reading


Photo by HomeGoods

What is your decorating style? Are you a little bit farmhouse? Mixed with some glam? And maybe a touch of rustic? I am all of those… and then some. Sometimes you might have an idea of what you … Continue reading


Photo by Cathy Mortensen Design

Spring, in all its eye-popping color, just makes you want to get outside and beautify the yard. But sometimes it’s difficult finding colors to use in outdoor living spaces that will create cohesive curb appeal and compliment … Continue reading

When Your Stylescope Changes @HomeGoods #Design Happy

Photo by Your Home Only Better

Over the past 14 years I’ve done as much as I can possibly do with pink. Pixie Dust Pink. Baby Lotion Pink. English Rose Pink. Barely Pink… You get the idea! For more on these … Continue reading

2_19 Bright and Spacious Master Bedroom 7

Photo by Gloribell Lebron

There’s always been a special lingo when we hear others talk about bedding. From thread count to duvet (I used to say, “Du-what?!?“), it all seems like an alien language. But today I’m decoding some of … Continue reading

Tobi Farley Design - Crestwood

Photo by Tobi Fairley Design

Are you beyond tired of cold weather? I’m dreaming of flowers, evenings on the patio and warm breezes. I can’t wait to pack away winter clothing and flannel sheets. While I wait, I’m grabbing my favorite design books, a … Continue reading