Vintage Furniture Shops: Great Finds

Read Carol's Coldwell Banker article to find great ways for get deals on beautiful furnishings "NYC vintage furniture finds are fun to seek out for those living a New York City lifestyle. Whether searching for a favored antique or seeking out a quirky accessory from yesteryear, decorating your Big Apple home can be a fun … Continue reading Vintage Furniture Shops: Great Finds

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Earth Month shopping at Kuttlefush: Cool recycled/upcycled marketplace

Read Carol's Examiner article to find out about this cool site to shop at and share ideas What better way to celebrate Earth Month and Earth Day than going on a shopping spree. Source: http://www.examiner.com What a cool place to shop on, check it out for inspired ideas @kuttlefish @examinercom #EarthMonth #EarthDay #shopping #decor See … Continue reading Earth Month shopping at Kuttlefush: Cool recycled/upcycled marketplace

How to add simple new fall decor touches to the abode

Read Carol's Examiner article for great tips and inspirational slide show The summer sun has given way to falling leaves and a cool crispness in the air. This is the time of year that the colors of fall are celebrated. Source: http://www.examiner.com tips to dress up the decor to celebrate fall, check out the slideshow … Continue reading How to add simple new fall decor touches to the abode

Decor fun using LEGO style for inspiration: Create furnishings for the abode

Just about everyone knows what a LEGO brick is; the colorful block that comes in various sizes geared to get kids to use their imagination as they create. The LEGO company was started in 1932 by Ole Kirk Kristiansen, but it was in 1958 that the now famous LEGO brick was patented beginning a limitless … Continue reading Decor fun using LEGO style for inspiration: Create furnishings for the abode

Tiki furnishings celebrate sunny days: Great finds or learn how-to make your own for the abode

Spring has arrived and summer is fast approaching. Manhattanites are planning their journeys to the summer communities of Long Island for some island fun. The anticipation of the beach is on most people's minds. This is the time of year to celebrate the warm weather by embracing the abode's outdoor living spaces. Bring a bit … Continue reading Tiki furnishings celebrate sunny days: Great finds or learn how-to make your own for the abode

Pro designer how-to’s for furnishing a beautiful abode: Learn the secrets

The abode is a reflection of who the inhabitants are who reside within its walls. Having a perfectly complemented designed home is what one aspires to having. Unfortunately the pocket book can keep one from thinking that they can achieve the furnished abode of their dreams. With a little design knowledge, planning and fun shopping … Continue reading Pro designer how-to’s for furnishing a beautiful abode: Learn the secrets

How-to ideas for dressing the casement windows in the abode

Casement windows are the windows that swing out vertically to let the air in. As with any other type of window they come in an assortment of sizes for different rooms and applications. These windows are elegant with a single pane of glass and not chopped in half as a traditional double hung window is. … Continue reading How-to ideas for dressing the casement windows in the abode

Transformer tables turn dining into billiard and ping-pong fun: Creative decor for the abode

Not every home has the space to fit an ultimate game room so being creative when entertaining and having fun indoors can be a fun challenge. Utilizing underused areas in the home can be key in creating a fun and decorative space that will wow guests. When one steps outside the norm entire new opportunities … Continue reading Transformer tables turn dining into billiard and ping-pong fun: Creative decor for the abode

Creative Pet Bed Furniture to Enhance Decor Beauty

Adding pet bed furniture does not mean that the home must look like a kennel. There are creative ways to mix the pets' needs with the furnishings to design a beautiful room to please every living creature in the home. All members of the home, including the pets, deserve a place to call their own to relax … Continue reading Creative Pet Bed Furniture to Enhance Decor Beauty

How to create a beautiful headboard for the abode’s bedroom

The bedroom should be a room filled with décor to promote tranquility and comfort. It is the place that we can shut out the worries of the outside world. Parents seek peace by closing the door and instructing the family to give them some quiet if only for a few moments. The children’s bedrooms are … Continue reading How to create a beautiful headboard for the abode’s bedroom