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Get The Coziest Bed Ever – Dorm Room Decor

In college it’s important for your bed to feel cozy. You’ve left behind your ‘real’ bedroom, but with warm bedding, cute decor and the perfect bedside accessories, your dorm room bed will be feeling homey in no time. Here are our favorite dorm room decor ideas for the bedroom (or the corner that serves as one). Image via Little Booklet. Get Comfortable The first thing to buy when planning out your dorm room decor is a comforter. Find one you like and work off of its color scheme and style as you do the rest of your shopping. Here are a few we love: Dilan Confetti from Urban Outfitters A Good Bright’s Sleep from Mod Cloth Dreaming Porch Quilt from Mod…

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Manly Wall Art That’s Not A Scarface Poster

r April 11, 2014 | B Home Decor

Man cave decor doesn’t have to be limited to cheezy neon signs, old posters and a La-Z-Boy. We’ve come across some manly wall art ideas that guys will think are awesome, and more design savvy friends and family won’t cringe at. First Up – Fishy Business Many bedeck their walls with big taxidermied sea-dewllers. If you’re not an accomplished deep sea fisherman, you can still get the nautical look with a painted version. We love this marlin painted right on wood planks. We can’t explain why this giant catfish painting makes us so happy. This whiskered guy is the perfect fit for an eclectic seating area. Give Your Room an Aerial View An off-center window gets some balance with a…

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5 Ways To Welcome Spring into Your Home

r March 20, 2014 | B Home Decor, Seasonal Trends

It’s Bloomin’ Spring! Welcome in the first day of the season with these beautifully fresh spring decor ideas. 1. Freshen Up a Wall with White Platters Winter white, be gone! For spring, mix white with neutrals and bright green to keep the look lively. Another variation: Use vintage floral china and create a wall bouquet! Via The Inspired Room. 2. Be a Nest Fairy Did you know that yarn is the perfect nesting material for birds? Ask your favorite knit-a-holic for 4-8 inch yarn scraps and fill up a bird feeder. Keep an eye out for feathered friends weaving colorful nests. Via Fiber Farm. 3. A Surprisingly Simple Centerpiece How easy is this? Throw some artificial eggs in a vase, and…

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Happy Birthday to the King of Pop Art!

r August 6, 2013 | B Design Inspiration, Home Decor
Traditional Dining Room

Today marks the 85th anniversary of one of the most influential figures of the visual art movement: Andy Warhol. In celebration of this pop art legend’s birth, we’ve browsed Houzz for the coolest ways to accent your home with a pop of color. Here’s our 5 Favorite Ways to Display Pop Art in Your Home: 1. Bring color to an urban-industrial room Because this metropolitan loft has such an industrial style, adding the colorful Marilyn Monroe pop art brightens up the room while adding a fun, modern vibe. It’s the perfect touch of color to an otherwise monochromatic space. 2. Balance a classical style with modern art Despite this dining room’s very classical style, the pop art painting above the fireplace…

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Manly Decorating – Man-Up Your Home’s Style

r January 20, 2013 | B Design Inspiration, Home Decor

For newlyweds and anyone starting a new home, it can be a struggle to balance the decor styles of both partners. Having the chevron rug and the purple couch in the living room may cause the overall look to skew a little too girly. Go crazy with all that in the ma’am cave. Bring some gender equality to your home by incorporating a few manly decorating elements in the areas you both use the most.  Even if one half of the couple is the designated design guru, take steps to make your home reflect both of your personal styles and interests. Here are a few tips to help man-up your home decor while still maintaining a stylish look. Map it Out…

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Manly decorating! Create your Dream Man Cave

Many couples struggle to find a feminine-masculine balance in home decorating. Today we’re bringing manly decorating ideas that can be used to create the ultimate man cave, or bring more gender equality to girly spaces in the home. Learn how to man-up your home in this post. The key to modern manly decor is a stark, deep colored space with industrial accents like chrome couch frames and a coffee table on casters. Who needs accessories with the uber-chic architectural touches in this room?  The glass elevator and spiral staircase are the only conversation pieces you need.   The ultimate industrial manly window coverings are our 2″ Faux Leather Blinds from Carra. The exposed hardware and chrome cord tassels create a retro…

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Dream Dorm Decor: Deck The Walls

Now that you’ve settled into the dorm are your walls looking a little bare? In any small living space it can be a challenge to find a wall covering solution that is proportional to the size of the room and conforms university restrictions. We have several ideas that will help you cover up that bad paint job and surround yourself with things you love. Don’t forget to keep your eyes out for our Dream Dorm Question of the week! Leave an answer in the comments and you’ll be entered to win one of our Dream Dorm Prize Packs! Arrange a Gallery Wall image via mattersofstyleblog.com A gallery wall will make a sophisticated statement when frames in gold and black are…

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