“Color can be achieved inexpensively. In addition to flowers, artwork is another great way to add color. Plus, you can easily change up décor such as coffee table books or pillows from season to season and it really alters the look of the house,” Claire says.

An Organized Downsize: Part 4

 Organization is the hands-on way to make a fresh start in the new year. Make 2014 the year your home is transformed from cluttered and haphazardly organized to well styled and welcoming. This month we have featured Claire Hooper’s home … Continue reading

Interested in learning how to master the art of an organized home? Here is a taste of Claire's well styled organization. Learn more from her experienced tips as we tour her home.

An Organized Downsize: Part 1

 Organization is the hands-on way to make a fresh start in the new year. Make 2014 the year your home is transformed from cluttered and haphazardly organized to well styled and welcoming. This month we will be featuring Claire Hooper’s … Continue reading

Lights are a must-have for holiday decor, but ensure your home is as safe as it is bright by following these safety tips.

5 Things Electricians Wish You Knew About Holiday Lights

 You may be tempted to light up your whole neighborhood with your home’s luminous display this Christmas, but you should resist the urge to rival the Griswolds. The following five tips from electrician Jeff LaCarrubba of LaCarrubba Electric in Fairless … Continue reading

To achieve a closet such as this, taking the time to hire the right contractor is a crucial step.

Create Your Dream Closet

  You use it every day. You store clothing, shoes, bags alongside boxes of mementos and those random things that don’t have a home otherwise. You start your day in this space. This, is your closet. If yours is unorganized, … Continue reading

For a more sophisticated holiday, try decor that is delightful instead of frightful.

HAPPY HALLOWEEN: Give Your Home Sweet Touch

 With the night of spooks upon us, create a Halloween that will have fewer frights and more delights with sweet treats and rustic touches.  Not every All Hallows Eve celebration needs to feature over-the-top special effects and frightful ghouls. This year, … Continue reading

Well Styled Flea Market Garden

3 Steps to a Flea Market Fabulous Garden

 Flea marketing and gardening make a heavenly pair; digging for great deals and digging in the dirt are close cousins—and you will always enjoy the fruits of your labors. If you lack a green thumb and your landscape shows it, … Continue reading

Well Styled Southern Home

House Tour: Vintage Finds in a Smooth Southern Style

 Nothing feels better than finding an incredible piece at a steal, but how to do you combine your new favorite antique with your home’s decor? Take a tour of these stylish rooms, filled with flea market finds, for great ideas … Continue reading

A well styled bookshelf features special treasures while adding eclectic charm and cultured taste to the room.

The Curated Bookshelf: 3 Tips to Create Your Own

 Bookshelves are an opportunity to create your own art display in nearly any room of a well-styled home. Display collectibles, vintage treasures and modern finds alongside one another with effortless style by putting into practice these design tips.    Create simple groupingsThe … Continue reading


6 Simple Tricks for a Comfortable Home

Yvette Dobbie offers tips on how to use décor to add comfort to any space. Check out a recent house tour, featuring her beautiful seaside home.      1.   Arrange your furniture to create intimate seating areas for two … Continue reading


How to Create a French Aesthetic

An attention to quality, understated and unique, is the essence of French style. Find out how to get the look:   In France, personal style is revered. Rich, textual elements abound through motley accessories, such as architectural elements, dress forms, … Continue reading