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5 Tips for Fashion Inspired Decorating

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014

Fashionista? If your closet is better decorated than your apartment, use some of your fashion sense to add a bit of flair to your living space. These five ideas will hopefully inspire you to new levels of interior design.

Catwalk Class

Love the artistically funky creations you see on the runway? Often those outfits don’t seem suitable for wearing; even less so if you’ve got a job to go to everyday. However, take what you like best and make a …

Bringing in Spring

Tuesday, March 25th, 2014

Spring is coming, whether it feels that way in your part of the country or not. You can give your apartment the fresh feeling of spring year-round by strategically decorating with plants, flowers and other natural elements.

If you have a distinctive brown thumb, don’t think you can’t breathe life into your rooms. Make a visit to your local nursery and ask for some help. Tell the staff you are looking for a low maintenance house plant and they’ll make …

Decorating Tips for Studio Apartments

Monday, March 10th, 2014

Mini, micro, compact living is all the rage, and if you’ve chosen to live in a studio apartment, you can take advantage of the reduced living space to create an efficient and beautiful home.

Before buying one thing, critically look at the room and decide what spaces you need – a place to sleep, eat, relax, work? Once you know your needs, craft the apartment to fit them. If you are able to, spend a few days in the space …

Using Oriental Elements in Your Décor

Thursday, February 27th, 2014
oriental bedroom

If you are battling with decorating your apartment, you might want to consider a look east to the decorating habits in China, Japan and Korea. Oriental design elements are all about simplicity and minimalism – perfect for when you are faced with white walls, small rooms and not a lot of decorating leeway.

An Oriental rug will not only warm the room, but also give you a base in which to incorporate other small items. Take clues from the colors …

Top 3 Etsy Picks for Apartment Living

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014

Having all the best accessories and just the right rug can certainly make an apartment cozy and enjoyable to live in, but are any of those things the key to apartment living? Being on the latest trend is one thing, but walking from desk to fridge with minimal bumping of tabletop corners and toppling the potted plants is quite another.

The most important thing you can have in your apartment is not furniture or top-of-the-line appliances. On the contrary, SPACE …