Start a Design Library

The following post is from Lindsey M. Roberts, a design & décor writer: I probably couldn't learn anything if I didn't read it in a book. So when I need to do decorating research, yes, I read magazines, but I also consult my favorite design books. As I wrote in a previous post, it's important…

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Splashes of Color: Decorating with Carribean Blue

The Splashes of Color series is designed to inspire you to look for ways to incorporate color in your home, regardless of your style! Caribbean blue, aquamarine, turquoise...whatever you call it, this is definitely my favorite color of the season. I bought a few new shirts and dresses this spring, and this color was calling…

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Giveaway: $100 Target Gift Card {Your Picks. Your Place.}

This giveaway is now closed! The winner is Heidi Johnson ([email protected])! Is your place in need of a style update? Everyone has his or her own unique sense of style.  To help demonstrate different design possibilities, Apartment Guide has partnered with Liz of Hoosier Homemade, Melissa of The Inspired Room,  Shelley of How Does She…

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Decorating With Brights

The following post is from Myra of My Blessed Life and The Casabella Project: Neutral spaces with colorful accessories are huge right now.  By selecting neutral tones, from ecrus and oatmeals to khakis and mushrooms, for the "framework" {walls, floors, ceiling, architectural elements} of your home decor, you create a fabulous and simple backdrop that shows off bright and colorful accents. This decorating concept is wonderful because…

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