Category: Decor Ideas

How to Design a Modern Farmhouse Gallery Wall and Living Room

This living room refresh has a modern, but French farmhouse vibe that’s cozy and inviting. Sandra Downie of The Rustic Life used a mixture of modern and vintage pieces to make the space come together. Read on to see how Sandra balanced the look with her modern farmhouse gallery wall. How to Design a Modern Farmhouse... The …

Styling a Bookcase in Three Easy Steps

Alex Evjen of Ave Styles wanted to include more storage in her guest bedroom, while also adding character and height to the space. After contemplating building her own shelves, she found the perfect set of bookcases to do the job. Styling a bookcase like Alex has can add character and depth to any room. Find out... The …

How To Hang Large Artwork

Hanging large artwork or photography in a space can add lots of personality and visual impact.  With the right hardware, it’s easier than you think. How To Hang Large Artwork Materials OOK Professional Picture Hangers Ladder (optional) Painter’s Tape (optional) Tools Hammer Measuring Tape Pencil Level (optional) Step 1: Mark Artwork Placement Once you determine... The …

Family Room Makeover with a Mid-Century Modern Vibe

This family room makeover has a mid-century modern vibe that’s comfortable, welcoming and totally kid-friendly. The styling is by Alex Evjen, who writes the AVE Style blog. She explains how she focused on varying the shapes and textures of the various decor pieces to make her new family room visually appealing. A Spacious Family Room Makeover Life... The …