Another year, means we’re already a few weeks into another season of The Bachelor. We don’t know about you, but a lot of us ladies at HQ can’t get enough of this iconic reality television show (although, some of us are more willing to admit our guilty pleasure than others). So, we’ve put together a cozy, ultra-feminine … Continue Reading

It’s January, which means White Sales! White Sales were started in the 1800’s by a department store owner who wanted to move linens. Not unlike other holidays that were created just to sell stuff (we see you Valentine’s Day), White Sales are another promotional time period that we’re totally fine taking advantage of. What better … Continue Reading

Lighting is all about proportion. Getting this right is tricky, but there’s a handy way to figure out what size light fixture will look great in your room. It all starts with a little bit of math. Scale To determine the proper diameter for your room, first measure the room’s length and width in feet, and … Continue Reading

After the holiday-season launch of Hearth & Hand, we’re totally obsessed with the new target line’s simple, understated sophistication. So, we were pretty excited to hear that new pieces would be hitting our local Target this month. While everything is pretty drool-worthy, we picked a few of our favorite items so your shopping trip is just … Continue Reading

We get tons of great design questions on our free chat service Design Quickie, but often the same issues pop up again and again. For 2017, we picked some of our favorite, most-asked questions to republish. Pulling together a space is hard, we get it. Read on for some fundamental design advice! Q: How do I … Continue Reading

The new year is a perfect time to look ahead and plan for the year. For interior designers, that also means thinking about the trends they’re noticing in the home space. While some things are just classic , other elements have a definite ebb and flow. So, we rounded up some of our favorite emerging … Continue Reading

Cozy winter cocktails certainly aren’t a new thing, but we love switching up our bar-cart selections for the new year. One of our recent favorites is a simple recipe that packs a punch, all in a drink that looks as festive as it tastes. It’s called the Rosemary Tuck, and its ingredients bring a warm … Continue Reading

  Every winter, Pantone announces the “Color of the Year”, a shade they predict will make a big impact in homes and on runways in the coming months. While sometimes we totally agree with their color expertise, this year’s color Ultra Violet was a little controversial. There are just so many better colors out there. … Continue Reading

It’s the time of the season for gift-giving! They say it’s better to give than receive, but we think it’s even better to receive a beautifully wrapped gift. With a little bit of creativity, any gift can be an utter showstopper. We’ve compiled a list of our favorite tips to kick your wrapping game up … Continue Reading

We used our crystal ball to design the perfect Sagittarius space! Hey Sagittarius, we didn’t forget about you! While we admit that your design horoscope is coming a little later in your season than your astrological neighbors’ did, we promise it’s because our predictions for your space are our very best yet. With your dates … Continue Reading