home decor

7 Backyard Tablescape Ideas For Your Next Outdoor Party

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Before you can throw a backyard bash at your home, you’ll have to dust off your decorative pillows, give your furniture a fresh coat of paint, and deck out your décor with bright summer shades. In order to host a dazzling dinner or pretty tea party, your table must be the center of attention.... read more

6 Ways to Work with Summer’s Hottest Plant

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Oh, humble cacti: though they might pose safety hazards, the spiky little guys have been climbing out of deserts and into our hearts for the past few months now. Available in prints and on fashion items galore, we knew it was just a matter of time before they made it into our spaces. It turns out,... read more

8 Swimming Pools We Want to Jump In Right Now

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We’re officially in the dog days of summer. It’s hot, sticky, and everything is melting. Besides a frozen cocktail drink in hand (obviously), a dip in the pool is just what the doctor ordered for this sweltering heat. Here are eight that we’re currently day-dreaming about diving into. Use them as inspiration for your own... read more

5 Expert Tips on Blending Two Styles in a Shared Home

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by Mark Cutler, Chief Designer at nousDECOR  As a designer, I am constantly faced with the problem of melding the two styles of two people who live together. It is rare that a couple will share the exact same design perspective, so over the years I have developed a few tricks that... read more

6 French Home Blogs To Inspire Your Decor Decisions

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There’s a lot of things the French do well: cheese, museums, romance… the list goes on and on. They’re also an inspiration when it comes to style, especially home decor. If you’re looking to channel a comfy French chateau or super chic space for your home, we found six blogs you need to check out:... read more

7 Tips for Designing the Best Outdoor Kitchen

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An outdoor kitchen expands your living space and allows you to cook, eat and entertain without having to book a reservation. Summer is the time for backyard BBQ’s and grilling; but a well designed outdoor kitchen should allow you to enjoy cooking outside beyond the summer months. Incorporating interior kitchen ideas to your... read more

Ooh La La! 6 Modern Ways to Work with French Toile

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French toile—or fabric printed with repeating patterns of country scenes—immediately brings to mind old world Europe, colonial America, tiny woodland cottages, and perhaps even a few pieces at your grandmother's house. In other words, it's not exactly the kind of thing you would want to decorate your home with today—or at least, so you would think. Officially titled Toile de Jouy (literally meaning... read more

8 Rooms That Have Mastered Oversized Art

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Out with the gallery walls, and in with oversized art! Large artwork is making a comeback. Just when you got all of your frames hanging perfectly on your wall, the latest trend is turning to large art pieces that make a statement. Whether you have a favorite poster, mural, or photo that you... read more

These Chic Pet Bed Stylings Will Give You Paws(e)

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Integrating your pet into your home is a breeze (and like, the most joyful thing ever). But integrating your pets' extras into it? Not always so much. This is especially true for pet beds, which, while useful in preventing tons of fur from taking over furniture, don't always mesh in well with the rest of... read more

4 Expert Ideas for Transforming a Space Through Color

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by Mark Cutler, Chief Designer at nousDECOR 

There are lots of ways to transform a room, and, sad to say, most will require a lot of time, money, and effort. But often people overlook one of the most simple things you can do—change the color of it! There are many ways... read more
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