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Home Trends -

  During 2014, home decorators already had enough of Pantone’s “Radiant Orchid”, which was considered to be the color of last year. The New Year has promised an entire set of new trends that are bound to make your interior spaces look exquisite for all its occupants. Here is a list of shades that accordingly Pantone and a host of other design forecasters, are expected to gain significant popularity this year– Two Hues of Blue It is forecasted that Mediterranean Blue and Seaport are the two shades of blue that will gain vogue status come 2015. Considered to a versatile...

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Round Vs. Square Dining Table -

                      vs.           A dining table  helps set the mood for meals with your family, as well as when you are hosting guests.  Dining tables come in a host of styles and sizes to accommodate your specific need.    The Benefits of Selecting a Square Table If your dining room is square, this style is a good option to consider. Square tables help maintain a balance and proportion in a symmetrical room. With choices between 4 to 8 seats, they aren’t extremely large that they end...

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Rugs -

An area rug can be the perfect finishing touch for your dining space! Rug Size If you plan on placing a rug right under your dining table, make sure that it extends at least 24” to 30” inches beyond the edge of the table. This helps make sure that the rug is able to efficiently accommodate for the dining chairs as well. Measure the width and length of the table and then add 24” to 30”  to each of the four sides to facilitate additional room for chairs. Make sure that your table leaf is included in this calculation. For...

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Family Meal Time -

Perhaps the World Ends Here  by Joy Harjo "The world begins at a kitchen table. No matter what, we must eat to live. The gifts of earth are brought and prepared, set on the table so it has been since creation, and it will go on. We chase chickens or dogs away from it. Babies teethe at the corners. They scrape their knees under it. It is here that children are given instructions on what it means to be human. We make men at it, we make women. At this table we gossip, recall enemies and the ghosts of lovers. Our...

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Social Media -

    “There is no place like home” – John Howard Payne So true! No matter where you go and what you do, home is where the heart is. A home is a place where families bond, children grow, and life unwraps in its own course. A home is not just a symbol of class and wealth, but is a reflection of your esthetic sense, self identity, and values in life. Over the recent years, the home decor industry has grown into one of the largest sectors; and undeniably social media has played a vital role in catalyzing this growth....

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