If you are visiting me, here at StoneGable, then I have a pretty good idea that you must love all things home and decorating! ME TOO! Today’s post is a clearinghouse of ideas and tips and images to help you (and me) love decorating, even more, do it more effortlessly and thoughtfully and become a pro!!! I’ve spent decades compiling a decor knowledge base by reading and trial and error and decorating my home over and over again. I have never gone to school for decor, but the time and effort I have put into this passion has honed my home decor skills. I hope you will like these references and use them in your home too!
Must- know decorating topic #1
KNOW YOUR DECORATING STYLE
One of the most helpful things you, the home decorator, need to know and get comfortable with is YOUR STYLE. I can’t stress how important it is to take the time and get to know what you really love and don’t. What you feel comfortable in and what does not float your boat! This is the first step in being a fabulous home decorator!
I have written a decorating course called HOW TO KNOW YOUR DECORATING STYLE. This course overflows with things you need to know to learn your true and unique style, how to use your style to make fabulous decorating choices and avoid costly mistakes and other important tips and details for being the best home decorator!
Take this course, find your style! It will be the best investment in your home you will make!
Must know decorating topic #2
HOW TO CHOOSE PAINT COLORS
One of the top 5 questions I get asked is about paint color! It can give us all angst! We really want to get it right! I think finding the perfect paint color is one of the hardest, trickiest and most frustrating parts of home decor. NOW, that I have said that… when we nail the perfect color it’s like winning a gold medal! It’s so so worth
Must know decorating topic #3
WHAT TO ASK YOURSELF BEFORE YOU DECORATE
I can’t tell you how much money I have wasted on decor mistakes. Buying something that I may have loved, and then finding that it really was all wrong for my home! You need to use your decorating style as a funnel to siphon down everything you love and be able to choose every the right item for a room every time!!!!
Must know decorating topic #4
HOW TO CHOOSE PILLOWS LIKE A PRO
What is a well-decorated home without PILLOWS! I confess I am a big time pillow addict! I love them!!! Many of us buy a pillow that we love, which is fine… but we do it without thinking of how that pillow will incorporate and go with the other pillows we own. So we end up with pillows that don’t always work together! HOW TO BUILD A PILLOW COLLECTION LIKE A PRO will help you create a compilation of great pillow groupings and with lots of beautiful options for using them together!
Must know decorating topic #5
HOW TO CREATE A VIGNETTE
One of the very best things we can learn as home decorators
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Today’s post is like a Decorating 101 Course!!! I hope you read each post… going through it and taking it all in!!! My sincere desire is for all of us to love our homes and create beautiful and meaningful spaces for ourselves, our loved ones and all who walk through our doors!