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Writing about experiences, news, projects, and life as it relates to the world of interior design and decorative painting.
Urban Threads Home Decor is a drapery and bedding boutique owned by Interior Designer Jane O’Donoghue so you know their stuff will be awesome! I have had the privilege of knowing Jane through local Decorator show houses and can attest to their impeccable style.
Wallpaper--some people love it; other people cringe when they see it. This begs the question: Should wallpaper be used in your decor? While there is no straightforward answer, here are four common misconceptions about wallpaper that you should know before making a decision.
So I’ve been sitting here for two hours drinking coffee trying to get motivated to write. I was feeling overwhelmed with all of the ideas I had for topics. Finally, I decided to write about how these emotions affect me, and I am sure you as well.
Welcome to the third and final installment in this series. At this point you’ve luckily found your perfect work of art, possibly met the artist, and now its time to hang it. Where do you start?
You finally found it! Its perfect! It speaks to you, it calls your name, it works so well in your (insert space here) You must have it! Now you have to buy it. Here are some things to consider now you have found your art.
The answer is to invest in what you love because there is no right or wrong answer to this. It doesn't have to be expensive. Many people feel intimidated about how to approach art for their home. The only thing you have to worry about is whether or not it speaks to you.
It dawned on me the other day that 2018 marks the tenth year that I have been doing decorative painting full time. In 2008 I left the security of my teaching job behind and embarked on the most terrifying and rewarding journey of my life.