How to Decorate With Brown, Black — or Both

Black is best for engineered materials; brown works great for textures — and more designer tips for working with these two classic colors. Brown and black are seemingly on two opposite sides of the neutral coin: Black can be considered bold or brash, while brown…

Stretching Small Spaces with Tile

You don’t need to physically increase square footage to make a small space live larger than its dimensions. Strategic color choices, thoughtfully selected furnishings, and expertly designed premium surfaces visually expand the tiniest of rooms. When creatively laid out on walls and floors, natural stone…

Design Styles Defined

Learn about the most popular decorating styles in interior design & discover which one fits your home best.   Coastal This style is inspired by the ocean. It evokes a light and breezy feel by way of airy fabrics for window treatments, and the emphasis on nautical…

9 Tips for Mixing and Matching Tile Styles

Get acquainted with the basics of combining different shapes, colors and finishes for a symphony of tiles. For tile fans such as us, the more tile, the better. But though I’d happily cover every surface with it, there are certain things to consider when combining…