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Cotton vs. Linen -- The Definitive Guide to Choosing Quality Sheets

If you have not given much thought to the sheets you use or wish to learn the differences between cotton and linen products, you have come to the r...
Don't Let Patterns Intimate You. Own Them!

Don't Let Patterns Intimate You. Own Them!

Stripes, hexagons, floral themes or checkered fabrics may send many homeowners running for the hills, but incorporating patterns need not be a desi...
How to Pick the Best Curtains for Any Room

How to Pick the Best Curtains for Any Room

The curtains are an important piece in every home, both for practical and aesthetic purposes. Curtains protect the indoor space from cold air that ...
Quick and Affordable Ideas to Revamp Your Bedroom

Quick and Affordable Ideas to Revamp Your Bedroom

Ah, the bed, one of the few places in the home where, if you’re lucky, you can get a little peace and quiet as you relax and unwind. Your bedroom s...
Plush to Proper - Which Couch is Best for Your Style?

Plush to Proper - Which Couch is Best for Your Style?

A sofa is more than just a piece of furniture - it reflects lifestyle and serves as an investment in the practicality and aesthetic of your home. W...
Your Bed Wants a Makeover Starting with it's Headboard

Your Bed Wants a Makeover Starting with it's Headboard

Headboards are designed in various shapes, sizes, and colors, adding a striking focal point for the bedroom. Many underestimate the impact that a h...
Thread Count Be Damned

Thread Count Be Damned

Let’s say you’re trying to get in the best shape of your life for that upcoming beach vacation. You take a quick look at what the internet says is ...
Color of the Year in Your Home

Color of the Year in Your Home

Pantone's new color of the year for 2017, Greenery, brings life to any of your living spaces.  Get rid of those winter blues with a fresh pop of th...