Styling & Design Tips For Your Bedroom

Whether your bedroom is large or small make sure you have the basics covered. A bed, nightstands and a place for your clothing. Once you’ve got the essentials you can personalize with bedding, art and accessories. – Spruce Up Stylist, Fiona Kelly of Fiona Finds Furniture Scale Consider furniture proportions and scale when putting your room together. A bed frame can easily make a room … Continue reading Styling & Design Tips For Your Bedroom

Styling & Design Tips For Your Dining Room

Choose a table that works in your space.  It may seem obvious yet it’s surprisingly common for well-meaning people to purchase a lovely table that is simply not the right scale for their dining area. Remember to consider clearance for dining chairs and general movement in the room. A good rule of thumb is to have 36″ around the table at minimum. – Spruce Up … Continue reading Styling & Design Tips For Your Dining Room

Styling & Design Tips For Your Bathroom

Some bathrooms are built with generous storage but for those without, be sure to include organizational items to store your everyday products and tools. – Spruce Up Stylist, Fiona Kelly of Fiona Finds Lighting Good lighting is a key element. Unless you’re soaking in the tub surrounded by soothing candlelight, you want a bright bathroom so you can tend to your grooming rituals in the … Continue reading Styling & Design Tips For Your Bathroom

Spruce Up Predicts 2020 Trends

Trends from 2019 combined with the what we are forecasting for 2020 have inspired us to coin a design term, Eclectic Minimalism. It is the perfect phrase to characterize a blend of understated design with eclectic details to establish a vibe that is both deliberate and inviting. It’s a style that combines clean modern lines and a stripped down aesthetic with just the right amount … Continue reading Spruce Up Predicts 2020 Trends

Spruce Up 2019 Year in Review

Gathering information from our style quiz, which thousands of you have taken, we’ve got home-grown data about what brought you joy in home design this past year. 2019 saw a continuation of the minimalist aesthetic that’s been prevalent on instagram. Lots of white, furniture with clean lines, wood accents, texture and greenery.  You’re drawn to the relaxed and warm feelings that come from natural materials … Continue reading Spruce Up 2019 Year in Review

How To Style Your Tabletop Using A Mix Of Holiday & Everyday Pieces with Cassandra Lavalle of Coco Kelley

For this project, I teamed up with a company some of you may have heard me mention before, called Spruce Up. They were perfect to partner with because their service is like having access to that good friend who is also a designer. You know, the one you’re always telling, “Hey, I need to have you over to my house to help me figure out what to … Continue reading How To Style Your Tabletop Using A Mix Of Holiday & Everyday Pieces with Cassandra Lavalle of Coco Kelley