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Union Jack wall mirror art

Union Jack Home Decor

Decorative items featuring the flag of the United Kingdom are all the rage around the globe. Earlier this week Canvas Color Kitchen featured a counter top to ceiling Union Jack motif, but not in the Union Flag’s usual color scheme.  The original is red, white and blue, as depicted inside the heart of this striking […]

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reproduction vintage bark cloth pillows from Daytrip Society

Fun Holiday Gift Ideas

For the “I can’t believe I’ve waited this late!” people, a few last minute gift suggestions. Only ten more shopping days until Christmas!  Children, teenagers and (most) adults love balloon animals, so unleash a few balloon dogs under the tree.  Sold as bookends, they would be a whimsical touch anywhere at home. ($37 each) Earworm […]

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blue and tan ikat designer lumbar pillows from Pillows by Dezign

Decorative Designer Pillows

Pillows add color and personality, and are a finishing touch to a project. I’ve featured numerous husband and wife teams, but this is the first mother-son duo.  Marian LaFrance-Silverman convinced son Brian to join her at Pillows by Dezign.  Their goal is to offer affordable designer fabric pillows with an average price of $59.  This […]

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orange home decorating accessories pillows and rugs

Citrus Color Twists

Breathe life into an old space with a punch of color. Decorating inspiration can come from a variety of sources; a favorite painting, a souvenir purchased on vacation or a well-worn quilt….but I never expected to find inspiration for a design post in a bag of M&Ms.  The complementary candy colors of saturated orange and […]

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handmade embroidered Mexican pillows from The Loaded Trunk

Artistic Handmade Pillows

Vintage garments are repurposed into colorful pillows. A global network of artisans and designers work together to create unique pillows, coverlets, throws and more for The Loaded Trunk.  The pillow above, featuring cross-stitching and indigo block printing, was recycled from vintage garments once worn by Hmong women in Vietnam. Deconstructed vintage sarongs are remade into […]

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