The Art of Styling Shelves

February 13, 2017

The secret to styling shelves lies in the accessories that are about to take the stage. Shelves are the perfect place to display collections — but, most importantly, they are the silent speakers of your home’s personality. … Continue reading




Use Pops of Color for a Warm, Winter Living Room

January 30, 2017

To help beat the winter chill, our living room got a mini makeover recently. Today, I am sharing the entire room and how we accomplished a cozy, warm aesthetic with pops of color. I found two … Continue reading




4 Ways to Refresh Your Bathroom

January 11, 2017

As one of the most visited spaces in our homes, bathrooms are often in need of a quick fix. And now is the perfect time to start off the year with a renewed look to make this … Continue reading




4 Must-Have Trends from Runway to Home Decor

November 30, 2016

A couple of weeks ago while flipping through a fashion magazine, I was in awe of some of the fall and winter trends for this year. I noticed how cozy yet chic most of these outfits looked … Continue reading




Transition Home Decor with the Textures of Fall

September 20, 2016

This week’s guest blogger is Amie Freling-Brown of Meme Hill Studio. She is also a regular contributor to our Happy by Design Pinterest page. As the weather gets chillier and the leaves start to turn colors, I look to make changes … Continue reading




See How to Transform an Unattractive Rental Kitchen

August 9, 2016

Stuck with a not-so-attractive rental kitchen? HomeGoods can help. My friend was skeptical when I told her that a single trip to HomeGoods could help to transform her studio apartment kitchen into something she’d love, … Continue reading




Adding Layers for a Perfect Fall Tablescape

October 28, 2015

It’s time to put a pot of pumpkin soup on the stove to simmer and layer up the dining table for fall. As always, HomeGoods is my go-to place for finding the perfect pieces for … Continue reading




3 Stylish Ways to Fire Up Your Fireplace

October 21, 2015

An unused fireplace can become the so-called elephant in the room, unless you’re willing to do something about it. When decorating for this area, there are other great options besides the typical imitation firewood logs. … Continue reading




8 Home Tours That Will Make You Fall for Fall

October 19, 2015

Autumn is in full swing, and with cooler weather and changing leaves, it’s time to cozy up with the throws and embrace everything pumpkin spice. Let’s take a fall home tour with some of our … Continue reading




A Summer-to-Fall Mantel Makeover

September 10, 2015

We’re in an in-between time of year, when the warmth of summer and the crispness of fall blend together. The days are hot and the nights can be on the chilly side. For me, when I … Continue reading