Home Decor

January 1, 2016 | Mimi

Like wallpaper but don’t want to commit on doing a whole wall. Framing wallpaper might be the solution. Use your favorite bold colorful pattern and place it in a contrasting unique frame. It’s that simple and a great alternative to expensive artwork.  

December 30, 2015 | Mimi

  Clutter can often be the creator of unnecessary stress. This is especially true when it comes to the bathroom since it contains the indispensable items you use on a daily basis.   Towels on the ground, make-up left on the counters, toothpaste in the sink, and overflowing cabinets are definitely not pleasant to the eye.   You can keep your bathroom Read More

Painted Campaign Dresser Inspiration While redoing my daughter’s bedroom, I’ve been scouring Kijiji and other classifieds in search of the perfect dresser and nightstand. I only needed one nightstand as I plan on eventually putting my girls in the same room and having two twin beds. My search was a success! Not only did I Read More

You don’t have to be a florist to make beautiful floral arrangements at home. In this DIY, you’ll learn how to create a grid that will keep your flowers in place. The final product will result in a beautiful arrangement that is sure to impress. Simply follow these four steps: Fill your vase with water. Read More

October 18, 2015 | Mimi

  Lights, camera, action!!! When I decorate a new room I want it to look movie star ready. I want it to pop and be bold and ready for any event I throw its way. When my guests see it, I want them to think that one: I am just so incredibly sophisticated and two: Read More

  A new trend in Halloween décor is white pumpkin a chic twist on the traditional orange. You can use them as a flower vase, table arrangement, decoration to name a few. How to paint a pumpkin: Make sure pumpkin doesn’t have cuts, wormholes, or soft spots or blemishes that may rot, and that the Read More

October 1, 2015 | Mimi

Let’s start the week on a good note by talking about linen, one of the oldest textile in the world. From upholstery, decorative pillows to bedding, linen has always been an elegant way to decorate. It will keep you warm on cold days, yet linen is perfect for summertime. In addition, it’s that kind of Read More

September 29, 2015 | Mimi
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A good hostess is also a good housekeeper and good housekeeping means a clean and inviting home environment. So what’s more calming and inviting than the pleasant aroma of lavender? Not only is lavender one of my most favorite scents, but many people swear by its therapeutic benefits. This multi-purpose herb can be used in Read More

September 23, 2015 | Mimi

I was recently online looking for a monogrammed Fall wreath when I had the idea of making my own initial that could then be used with any wreath for any season. A simple change of ribbon would be all you need. You could also use the initial it on its own, as a door hanger. Read More

August 28, 2015 | Mimi

I keep going from one obsession to another!  Lately, I’ve become enamored by Chinese Guardian Lions, often called Foo Dogs (or Fu Dogs) in the West.  They are a common representation of the lion in Pre-Modern China, and there they guard gates and entryways into large buildings and temples in China (where they are called Read More