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How To Style a Bookshelf: 10 Tips for Beautiful Shelves

Shelves are an often overlooked aspect of home decor, used to haphazardly stow books and miscellaneous objects. Turn them into an impressive display using these 10 tips:

1. Vary book orientation.

Shake up the traditional way to display books by stacking some horizontally and some vertically.

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Inspired Spaces: Watercolor Décor Watercolor Mural done by Black Crow Studios There is something so dreamy about watercolor in décor. Free spirited and effortless, this glorious design technique has the ability to bring a handcrafted look to a variety of pieces that include both fashion and home décor. Making its debut as an art form during the Renaissance, the watercolor trend has truly come a long way since. Even a soft touch of watercolor as seen in this duvet cover by Anthropologie, adds an enchanted allure to this s...
Spring Trends to Refresh Your Home Spring is a time of awakening, when nature takes a moment to yawn and stretch after a long cold winter then promptly gets to work on a gorgeous makeover. Snow gives way to mud, then soft green grass, and bare branches come to life with yellow green buds and fragrant blossoms. Birds come home from their Southern vacations and tulips burst forth to greet everybody. Take a cue from the world outside, cheerfully unfurling a fresh new look, and rejuvenate your home. Here are 5 ways to use this year...
Making the Fall Style Transition with Our Friends from Julep! Recently, we had the chance to work with our friends from Julep to design a style board around our favorite shade from their fall nail polish collection. With so many colors to choose from, we decided why just choose one color when we had 2 obvious winners? So, we decided to create two boards to show you what color trends we are into this fall and how they can easily transition from home décor to beauty and even to fashion. One look is a little soft while the other is totally glam! We'll leave i...

5 Unexpected Spaces to Wallpaper

Think wallpaper is only for walls? Think again.

In modern home decor, we’re seeing more and more instances of wallpaper transcending its name and being used in a variety of fresh ways and in unexpected spaces. Here are five creative uses of wallpaper that wowed us:

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Naturale a Fresh Wallpaper Collection from Designer Kenneth James With a designer beauty and fine texture effects, this latest addition to the Kenneth James wallpaper line is a sophisticated and delightful new collection. Naturale puts a fresh twist on boutique wallpaper, lending contemporary details to classic and transitional motifs. The designs are inspired by nature, with graphic botanical prints and an eco-chic allure. Mod leaf motifs, wide stripes, damask medallions and intriguing textures are all presented with au courant colors, sophisticated scale, ...
Happy New Year! Decorating for Happiness! DIY Clock Balloons via Studio DIY The New Year gives you a chance to reflect on the year's past and assess between both the good and the bad. It allows you to take the most difficult challenges you faced and find solutions so that you don't have to experience them again in the future. It's the perfect time to give your space a happy upgrade, for just a few simple changes can actually transform the look and feel of your home. Whether you need a place to recharge,...
Bohemian Chic Decorating Introducing the Kismet Collection By A Street Prints Isla Indigo Petite Damask We couldn't be more excited to announce this new bohemian chic wallpaper collection by A Street Prints! Glorious and free-spirited, the designs enlighten your home, bringing effortless detail to furniture and décor alike. Inspired by colorful patterns, beautiful fabrics, dye techniques, textures, happy florals and ethnic details, this exquisite assortment plays with color and design in the most poetic and romantic ...

FREE Sample Weekend!

Enjoy up to 5 Samples Absolutely Free

We’ve never had a sale quite like this one! This weekend we are offering everyone the chance to purchase up to 5 free wallpaper samples! Just in time for those Spring redecorating projects, this special sale will help you tackle them head on.

We…

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Introducing A Street Prints! The New Designer Wallpaper Brand for Today's Home Fresh & Hip. Modern & Chic. We are excited to introduce A Street Prints, a vibrant new way to decorate. The collections are influenced by the most a-la-moment décor trends from around the world, from eclectic global prints to bohemian compositions, and contemporary geometrics. The wallpapers speak to today’s most coveted and trendy looks. This new brand will be available exclusively through Brewster Home Fashions. Enjoy this sneak-p...
Grey Sophistication Forever Stylish & Chic Grey - of a neutral tone, intermediate between black and white, that has no hue and reflects and transmits only a little light Image via Houzz Whether you're decorating a living or dining space, or rather a bathroom or bedroom, grey will stand radiant in all four! Today's trendiest neutral, this stylish color can evoke both warm detail and cool sophistication. With the ability to dress walls, furniture, linens, appliances and much, much more, this fabulous shad...
Before & After Room Makeovers with Wallpaper Walking in to your home every day should give you an immediate sense of delight, accompanied by a serene satisfaction. Your walls are the palette for your room. Like the scenery in a play, they set the stage for the entire space. The color, texture, pattern and artwork of your walls is the fabric of the world in which you live, and the backdrop for all of your furniture and accessories. Your walls are the wardrobe for your home’s style. Dress them to dazzle! You have the power to design your spa...

Preppy Style all Pretty and Proper

6 Signs Preppy is Your Look
That look that declares I’ve just stepped off my yacht, I’m interning in Washington DC this year, Summer on Marthas Vineyard, brunch at the country club, horse back riding lessons, let’s go to the Berkshires next weekend and play tennis soon, darling. Blazers, riding…

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DIY Wallpaper Nightstand How to Create Your Own Stylish Nightstand There are so many ways to use wallpaper in your home than just giving your walls a makeover. From covering old shelves to refurbishing a nightstand, there are countless projects in which you can incorporate this stylish design solution. Today's project has such a beautiful outcome, you would think it would take hours to complete. However, as long as you have prepped ahead of time and have all your tools in place, you'll be able to have your new nightsta...
The Beauty of Geometrics Introducing Symetrie by A Street Prints!  Symetrie is a captivating study in geometrics, modern architecture, optical illusions, and visual representations of why math is the language of the universe. With a sophisticated appreciation for clean lines and uncomplicated forms, the collection is chic and contemporary. If you stop and look, you'll find that our world embraces geometrics like we embrace our bed after a long day's work. From bedding to tiles, jewelry, clothing, rugs, hair accesso...
Rustic Wood Walls A Simple & Chic Decorating Solution Get the look of reclaimed wood with this stylish faux wood wallpaper by Chesapeake There is something about the look and feel of wood. Whether it's the rustic finish or the memory of a cabin hidden away in the forest, the rugged beauty of nature or just the true simplicity of it all, there is something special about this organic decor option. Now with a variety of options on the market from different types of finishes to various colors and products, i...

Enchanted Tree Decor

Inspired by Earth Day: Tree Theme Wallpaper

The Earth is our home, and when you have a planet as spectacular as we do, Earth day is really every day. However, it is wonderful to celebrate the Earth, and to make plans for how to conserve the balance here with a…

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FREE Sample Weekend! Enjoy up to 5 Samples Absolutely Free We've never had a sale quite like this one! This weekend we are offering everyone the chance to purchase up to 5 free wallpaper samples! Just in time for those Spring redecorating projects, this special sale will help you tackle them head on. We know the anxiety that goes into picking the right wallpaper, that's why we stress the importance of purchasing a sample beforehand so that you can be 100% sure of the exact color and detail. You may also ...
Top 5 Spring 2015 Trends for the Home Home Decor Trends to Try This Year Today marks the vernal equinox which means Spring is here! Despite the actual weather calling for snow flurries here, we are delighted about the prospect of warm weather and bright days ahead. We are also giddy about all things new in color, fashion, and fun trends for the new season. Here is a list of our 5 favorite design movements to try this Spring. Bold Blue Marsala was declared the color of the year, but we have to say that bold blue is stealing th...
5 Unexpected Spaces to Wallpaper Think wallpaper is only for walls? Think again. In modern home decor, we're seeing more and more instances of wallpaper transcending its name and being used in a variety of fresh ways and in unexpected spaces. Here are five creative uses of wallpaper that wowed us: Ceiling Image via: WPS Paint & Decorating using Rustic Wood Tile Wallpaper 2. Island/Counter Image via: Eijffinger 3. Headboard Image via: Country Hillside Homestead using Texture Ash Timber Wallpaper 4...

Introducing A Street Prints!

The New Designer Wallpaper Brand for Today’s Home
Fresh & Hip. Modern & Chic. We are excited to introduce A Street Prints, a vibrant new way to decorate. The collections are influenced by the most a-la-moment décor trends from around the world, from eclectic global prints to bohemian compositions, and…

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Inspired Spaces: Watercolor Décor Watercolor Mural done by Black Crow Studios There is something so dreamy about watercolor in décor. Free spirited and effortless, this glorious design technique has the ability to bring a handcrafted look to a variety of pieces that include both fashion and home décor. Making its debut as an art form during the Renaissance, the watercolor trend has truly come a long way since. Even a soft touch of watercolor as seen in this duvet cover by Anthropologie, adds an enchanted allure to this s...
Decorating Ideas to Bring a Touch of Autumn to your Home New England in the Fall via Etsy If you've ever experienced New England in the Fall, you know the vibrant beauty that seems to suddenly appear out of nowhere, transforming busy highways and cottages by the sea into picturesque scenes of color. From gold toned leaves to the comfort of a fireplace to crisp cool nights spent in cozy sweaters, these are the things that make Autumn one of our favorite seasons. So why not invite some of the warmth and magic of the harvest season into your own home...
Discover the Beauty of Jade A New Grasscloth Collection by Kenneth James Enter into the world of Jade, where beautiful textures take stage. This eco-chic wallpaper collection by Kenneth James lets you decorate your home in an array of exotic weaves and finishes that exalt walls giving them a perfect shine. Coral Foil Grasscloth This natural assortment includes a medley of lush grasscloth weaves both tight-knit and flat, allowing you to choose your level of impact. With options such as gold and turquoise and fin...

Top 5 Spring 2015 Trends for the Home

Home Decor Trends to Try This Year
Today marks the vernal equinox which means Spring is here! Despite the actual weather calling for snow flurries here, we are delighted about the prospect of warm weather and bright days ahead. We are also giddy about all things new in color, fashion,…

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Harmony in Décor Peaceful Living for Your Home Image via Moon to Moon Blog Imagine feeling at peace each and every day. Awakening at first light with the sense of being refreshed and renewed. Although we may strive our whole lives for this special calm, by bringing harmony to your home you can start to set your self on the right path. From natural elements to Asian decor, global chic charm and bohemian inspiration, create a home that both inspires and soothes with these beautiful Zen theme decorating ideas!...
Color Love: Glistening Copper How to Easily Incorporate into Your Décor  DIY Copper Pipe and Wood Table via Fall for DIY On our trend radar for the past few years, it seems the more this pretty red-brown metallic sticks around, the more we fall in LOVE with it. From sleeker and more contemporary to rustic and unrefined, copper can take on a few different faces yet somehow continues to keep that chic industrial vibe that makes decorating with it so easy. With the ability to mesh into a variety of different style décor, c...
Autumn Home Décor: 5 Ways to Warm up Your Space! Fall Inspiration via Pinterest It's officially the fall season, the season where warm knits, tall leather boots, cozy scarves and a pumpkin latte in your hand is on trend and stylish. We easily change up our wardrobe with the passing of seasons, so why shouldn't it be the same for our home décor? Don't think you have to totally rearrange the look of your room, instead think of it as adding on some layers. Just like layering our wardrobe, we can easily layer in some key pieces to our décor th...

DIY Wallpaper Nightstand

How to Create Your Own Stylish Nightstand
There are so many ways to use wallpaper in your home than just giving your walls a makeover. From covering old shelves to refurbishing a nightstand, there are countless projects in which you can incorporate this stylish design solution. Today’s project has such a…

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Your Questions About Grasscloth Wallpaper Answered Can You Really Use Grasscloth Wallpaper in a Bathroom Setting?  A beautiful authentic grasscloth wallpaper in teal For today's blog post, we want to focus on a question that we get asked frequently which is "Can you use grasscloth wallpaper in a bathroom?". For those of us that are not familiar with grasscloth, then this is a very good question to ask because it is important to know before starting your bathroom makeover. Grasscloth wallpapers are hand crafted and unique, made of natural...
The Beauty of Geometrics Introducing Symetrie by A Street Prints!  Symetrie is a captivating study in geometrics, modern architecture, optical illusions, and visual representations of why math is the language of the universe. With a sophisticated appreciation for clean lines and uncomplicated forms, the collection is chic and contemporary. If you stop and look, you'll find that our world embraces geometrics like we embrace our bed after a long day's work. From bedding to tiles, jewelry, clothing, rugs, hair accesso...
FREE Sample Weekend! Enjoy up to 5 Samples Absolutely Free We've never had a sale quite like this one! This weekend we are offering everyone the chance to purchase up to 5 free wallpaper samples! Just in time for those Spring redecorating projects, this special sale will help you tackle them head on. We know the anxiety that goes into picking the right wallpaper, that's why we stress the importance of purchasing a sample beforehand so that you can be 100% sure of the exact color and detail. You may also ...

Stripes by Chesapeake

A NEW Versatile Collection of Stripe Wallpapers

” Stripes are a design staple; they are never out of style. This collection showcases the versatility of stripes, and offers a wide range of styles to appeal to the broad scope of…

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Gentlemen’s Quarters A Handsome Collection of Modern Menswear Prints Brown Wine Crate Wallpaper via Gentlemen's Quarters by Chesapeake Welcome to the world of Gentleman's Quarters, where sophistication and style are met with adventure and charm. A warm, spice infused color palette makes each wallpaper design stand out from the rest. From detailed textures including grasscloth and leather, to novelty designs that include vintage maps, wine crates, sailboats and books, this dapper and dashing collection will trul...
Perfect Precision A Collection of Balance and Beauty A captivating wallpaper print from the NEW Precision Collection A collection based on the beauty of simple form, Precision adds an effortless touch to any space. Like a soft wind rustling through your curtain windows, this lovely arrangement of textures and lines, angles and curves, brings the same effect to the interior of your home. Enlightenment Diamond Geometric in 6 fascinating shades A palette marked by both cool and warm earth tones, choose b...
Autumn Home Décor: 5 Ways to Warm up Your Space! Fall Inspiration via Pinterest It's officially the fall season, the season where warm knits, tall leather boots, cozy scarves and a pumpkin latte in your hand is on trend and stylish. We easily change up our wardrobe with the passing of seasons, so why shouldn't it be the same for our home décor? Don't think you have to totally rearrange the look of your room, instead think of it as adding on some layers. Just like layering our wardrobe, we can easily layer in some key pieces to our décor th...

Color Love: Glistening Copper

How to Easily Incorporate into Your Décor 

On our trend radar for the past few years, it seems the more this pretty red-brown metallic sticks around, the more we fall in LOVE with it. From sleeker and…

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Stripes by Chesapeake A NEW Versatile Collection of Stripe Wallpapers Belfast Galop Stripe from Stripes by Chesapeake " Stripes are a design staple; they are never out of style. This collection showcases the versatility of stripes, and offers a wide range of styles to appeal to the broad scope of personal taste in today's home." - Julie Philibert, Designer Stripes have remained a classic and timeless tradition in both fashion and home décor. From the young to the young at heart, stripes can transcend generations....
Before & After Room Makeovers with Wallpaper Walking in to your home every day should give you an immediate sense of delight, accompanied by a serene satisfaction. Your walls are the palette for your room. Like the scenery in a play, they set the stage for the entire space. The color, texture, pattern and artwork of your walls is the fabric of the world in which you live, and the backdrop for all of your furniture and accessories. Your walls are the wardrobe for your home’s style. Dress them to dazzle! You have the power to design your spa...
Shabby Chic Decorating with Salvaged Shutters Repurposed Shutters for a Fabulous New Look!  Image via One Kindesign Who knew there were so many ways to use old shutters inside your home! Adding a rustic, natural and weathered touch, salvaged shutters are not only a cost efficient home decor option but they are easily customizable with with any shade of paint. From a DIY headboard to a stunning wall mural, home organizer and vintage mirror, shutters are no longer just an outdoor item, instead they are changing shape inside, bringing a r...