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Give Your Home Office a Mod Makeover

r January 28, 2014 | B Blinds.com Styled By

With more and more people telecommuting regularly, it’s vital to have a dedicated work space at home – and even better to have a stylish one.  Make your home office a place you actually want to work with this uncluttered design. Modern Industrial Home Office Decor Designer Ann Ueno from House & Host brings us bright colors and sleek furnishings that are gender neutral enough for a shared office space. Unassuming pieces like this stand alone book case and Lucite desk will allow you to carve out an office space in the corner of the living room or a spare bedroom. A bold geometric rug like this one from CB2 will allow you to visually define the space. A clean-lined roller…

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At Sea! Boy Nursery Decor – Blinds.com Styled By House & Host

r January 20, 2014 | B Blinds.com Styled By, Home Decor

Lots of little ones will be arriving come spring time, and that means moms-to-be are in full on nesting mode. There are so many adorable nursery themes out there, but it’s important to think about style and safety when decorating. Check out these Nursery Safety Tips before you start shopping. Boy Nursery Decor Ideas: This nautical nursery theme by interior designer Ann Ueno of House & Host will ensure that your little guy has an adorable place to call home. Who wouldn’t want adorable little whales on their windows and bedding? Other seaside accessories like a color blocked oar, sailboat mobile and life preserver make this room decidedly boy-ish and will transition easily as he gets older. Shades That Make a…

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Starting the New Year with Style – Here’s How!

Glamoured Master

To officially commemorate the new year, what could be better than trying out a new look? The fresh and clean colors of this luxurious master bedroom make us swoon. Looks like our buddy Ann Ueno over at House & Host has done it again! If you missed the last room she styled for us check out her take on a ladies’ living room. Glamoured Master This master bedroom’s stunning color palette of aqua, gold and blue will make you rise & shine cheerfully with its uplifting hues. When creating a high-end look like this, it’s best to keep the artwork simple like shown as it accentuates the color scheme while giving the impression that all the room pieces were designed…

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Lady Living Room or Ma’am Cave?

It’s Monday mood board day with designer Ann Ueno of House & Host. We can’t stop thinking about her anything-but-boring neutral living room from last week. Here’s this week’s feminine creation: Lady Living Whether you’re a woman living alone with the freedom to decorate with over the top girliness, or if you’ve carved off a space at home to be your “ma’am cave” this metallic pink space is perfect. It can be tough to pull off a pink couch, but with an otherwise neutral backdrop, it works. Luxe metallic accessories call for equally sumptuous window coverings. The Cameo Deep Cowslip fabric is heavier weight, so it holds volume beautifully, but as a silk blend it retains a slight sheen. Add…

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Natural Living Room – Blinds.com Styled By House & Host

Interior Designer Ann Ueno is serving up a slice of inspiration every Monday as a part of our Styled By series. Check back every week to learn how to style blinds and shades with a pretty mood board. This week’s gorgeous creation is: Natural Living (Room) This space infuses classic mid century style with natural richly textured fabrics. Neutrals don’t have to be boring when you have a fuzzy rug, voluminous draperies and pops of orange. A diverse art collection stays unified with matching, minimalist frames. We can’t get enough of this Laura Ashley drapery fabric. It’s called Cameo Cassia, and has a linen look with a slight sheen – absolutely gorgeous. It’s also available in Roman Shades. Order a free…

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Energizing Yellow Bathroom Design – Blinds.com Styled By House & Host

r November 25, 2013 | B Blinds.com Styled By, Home Decor, Styled By

Interior Designer Ann Ueno is serving up a slice of inspiration every Monday as a part of our Styled By series. Check back every week to learn how to style blinds and shades with a pretty mood board. This week’s gorgeous creation is: An Energizing Yellow Bathroom If dreary winter weather has got you down, brighten up your morning routine with this lively palette. A storage ladder like this one from West Elm will corral towels and toiletries to add storage to even the tiniest of bathrooms. Natural teak accessories will make an all-white bathroom feel warm and welcoming. The Norman Premium Wood Shutters are available in 16 paints and stains, so you can coordinate the finishes perfectly. These shutters have…

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Vintage Bistro Kitchen – Blinds.com Styled By House & Host

r November 18, 2013 | B Blinds.com Styled By, Home Decor
Blinds.com Styled By House & Host - Gray Vintage Kitchen

We’re partnering with Ann Ueno of House & Host to bring you a lesson in home decor and window dressing every Monday. Tune in for a fab new mood board every week as a part of our Styled By series! Vintage Bistro Kitchen Retro shapes look of-the-moment in an industrial color palette. A painted brick backsplash is timeless, while vintage posters add color and charm. Get feel of dining out at home with a bar-height table and galvanized stools. Levolor Cellular Shades come in hundreds of colors, and Slate, pictured here, matches the soft grey accessories perfectly. The crisp pleats will give this space a tailored look for years to come. 1.  Art.com – Gourmet Magazine Covers 2.  inmod –…

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A Well Traveled Office Design – Blinds.com Styled By House & Host

r November 11, 2013 | B Blinds.com Styled By, Design Links

We have a fab new friend who we’re dying to introduce you to. Ann Ueno is the editor of House & Host, a new blog about interior design and dinner partying. By day, Ann is the jet setting Director of Marketing for Starwood Hotels, so international influence plays a very apparent role in her design style. She designs warm, classic spaces to give a weary traveler a safe place to land when they finally make it home.   We’ve partnered with Ann to bring you the first installment of our Styled By series. Every Monday you’ll get a lesson in window dressing with a mood board from Ann. Get inspired and learn how to cover your windows stylishly and seamlessly. A…

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