SIMPLE FARMHOUSE STYLE - StoneGable
My mantel is one of the first things I decorate each season. I should say “tweak” when talking about the mantel in my family room. I have a default mantel decor that suits my room and usually changes very little. For winter, I am keeping all my decor clean and very simple. It’s like more »
White Washed Brick Fireplace~Tutorial
Before sharing today's DIY project, I wanted to announce that my E-Book "DIY Interior Design For Real People" is currently available in a gigantic bundle of 76+ DIY related E-books ($34.95 for the complete bundle) for the next five days only. Please click here for details. A few weeks ago, I shared a living room before and after. Since the post, I have received requests for a tutorial on the fireplace transformation. Ask and ye shall receive. Meet Sarah and EJ (the homeowners)... I've…
Floor to Ceiling Brick Fireplace - Transitional - living room - Hickman Design Associates
Traditional yellow & gray living room with vaulted ceiling, stone fireplace flanked by built-ins, TV, jute rug, pair of mustard yellow chairs, light gray linen slipcover sofa, blue throw, espresso chunky cocktail table, wall of French doors & transom windows and iron chandelier. Designer: Hickman Design Associates @ Home Improvement Ideas
Properly Paint a Brick Fireplace
If you're remodeling a room and the new colors don't match the brick fireplace, painting the fireplace is an inexpensive upgrade that make a huge difference in modernizing your interior design. Make sure you buy around twice the amount of paint you'd think you'd need as porous brick will soak up a lot of paint.
Audra's Version of Property Brothers - Part 1
Let's do some math!!! What do you get when you combine: A lifechanging, major purchase + Pregnancy Insomnia + A person who watches WAY too much HGTV = A pregnant woman who has come up with a comprehensive design scheme for a house that she doesn't even own full and clear yet. Ok, so let's just say that, hypothetically, we bought this house: Well, non-hypothetically, I have spent hours upon hours coming up with a design scheme for this hypothetical house that has beautiful bones but an…
For Your Inspiration Board: 15 Ideas for Decorating with Typography
I’m a graphic designer by trade, so of course I love type. But you don’t need to work with it to appreciate how beautiful it can be and want to decorate your space with it. There are about a million different ways you can use type, but it’s important to remember that however you use it it should be intentional, something you chose specifically for that space and not just some random letters.
The Best Paint Colours to Update a Brick Fireplace - Kylie M Interiors
Paint colours are some of the best to update and go with a brick fireplace. Whether it's a red brick, orange, pink, purple or gray - these paint colours will update any room