Home Design Trend: Striking Semi Precious Stones Bring Beauty Home

Pink Stone Architectural Minerals | TheDecoratingDiva.com The timeless beauty of Earth’s natural stones are enjoying a stylish renaissance in fashion and home design. Taking its cue from the runways and in part spurred forth by Chanel’s lovely stone influenced jewelry for fall, home fashion is embracing the art of the stone in various forms from decorative objects of art to functional design elements.      Blue Agate Antolini | TheDecoratingDiva.comMesmerizing and captivating – Antolini’s striking blue Agate stone panel leaves no doubt of nature’s beautiful artistry.Colored Stones & Onyx | TheDecoratingDiva.comInlaid Onyx stones, in a romantic palette of blues and varied green-browns, is set against a grayed-white Onyx background to create an elegant and unique surface material for the home.

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At the Decorating Diva, we believe that creating beautiful home interiors, that resonate on a very personal level, is heavily influenced and shaped by our experiences and exposure to a multitude of inspirations from travel to art to architecture to fashion to beauty to interior design and to those everyday moments that give us pause and takes our breath away.Our mission is to share those beautiful inspirations from the worlds of design, lifestyle, everyday life and travel with you – to share those diverse sparks of creative inspiration and perspective that will undoubtedly ignite, fuel and continuously nurture your inner decorating diva as you embark on creating the home of your dreams – either with the help of a professional interior designer or on your own.