Prepare your home for spring: Must-do cleaning list

Winter is the period of the year when we naturally get drowsy, grumpy and dull. The mood that we are is often reflected in our home. Only a few people have a will and nerve to cope with more demanding home cleaning duties during winter. Of course, you cannot leave your home turn into a …

Photography As Part of Interior Decoration

Did you know that hanging and organizing photos on your wall can be a work of art? Pictures and photos of all kinds used to be hung in a straight line, parallel to others. Today, we can group our photos in many ways, forming various shapes and creating interesting effects. Here are a few simple …

Design 101: Make It Personal

Personal touches can transform any living space from blah to beautiful.  Your home should always reflect who you are and your character.  Create a space that is comfortable and inviting.   When it comes to living spaces, some say less is best. Substance, not flash, is what’s fashionable.  Good design is about what you don’t see in …

Stay at Home Weekend: Comfortable Media Room Decor Ideas

Not having to work on weekends – even though this is supposed to be the thing that comes by default – sometimes really makes you feel special. You’ve just lived through another horrid five days, had a lot of tasks to take care of, did a lot of good work and got as tired as …

Living with Art: Decorating with Artwork Inexpensively

Many of my readers and clients have asked the question, “How can I decorate with artwork inexpensively?” They want the luxury of having art in their home, but not the high price tag.  Can it be done…of course?  By simply placing art on the walls can actually make quite an impact on space that lacks luster or …

Modular Kitchens: Not an Easy Job to Design and Maintain Them

Kitchens are now being considered to be an important part of the house which needs equal attention as far as style and comfort are concerned. In fact, kitchens have gone on to become multi-functional areas which not only denote an area for cooking but a comfort zone, dining space, showpiece of the home or a …

Creating a Home Office with Your Signature Style

In today’s fast paced high tech world, working from home is the “new normal”.  Turn working at home into a stylish experience whether you have a room or a designated space in your home.  Begin by thinking through your needs and how you will be using the space.  Make a list of things you’ll need to …

Creating a Signature Style for New Couples

Furnishing a Home You Both will Love You are starting a new life together as a couple and you are excited about creating a home you both with love and enjoy. You want your dwellings to be comfortable, cozy and inviting. Here are a few tips and suggestions to help both of you find your …

Floor Decorating Ideas: Stylish & Elegant

The new age of flooring design is coming. It is more likely that we will be seeing different patterns in future instead of the old monotonous looks that we used to have in the previous years. People are attempting to simplify their living space with less furniture and to have more “air to breathe”. This …

8 Lavender Spaces

Hello, everyone! Mari here! I’m so happy to be with you at Curated Lifestyles by Signature Designs with a guest post from Arcadian Home blog. It’s a fabulous place to find interior design inspiration including great decorating ideas for everything from beautiful buffet lamps and chandeliers to a lovely array of rugs for the floor. …