Hypnosis + Decorating = A Fantastically Fun IKEA Experiment with Time Travel

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It’s no big secret that the mere thought of home decorating can send some people into a series of nervous convulsions. That fear of decorating can usually be traced back to the very simple fact that the act of visualization and planning can be extraordinarily challenging. That’s why there is an entire industry of fabulous designers who can take your ideas and … Read More

Ardenay Bedroom Collection by Accentrics Home: Elegantly Rustic French Style

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French elegance and rustic style bedroom from Accentrics Home | The Decorating Diva, LLC

Romantic, feminine style and delicate, carved classical details define the elegant Ardenay bedroom collection from Accentrics Home. Warm, neutral tones and sumptuous velvet upholstery seduces the senses with an intoxicatingly feminine allure and style. Tracey Gibson, the designer behind the Accentrics Home collection shares her inspiration the Ardenay bedroom collection in this video. Disclosure:  All opinions expressed in this post … Read More

My Style, My Bedroom: Express Your Style at Home

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Deco sky blue headboard with silver trim linen wrapped dresser Bernhardt bedroom | The Decorating Diva, LLC

Fashion Style #1:  Silver Screen Siren Silver Screen Siren Style Moodboard: Style Icon: Scarlett Johanssan; Star Sparkle: La Vian Pink pearls, diamonds and gold tear drop earrings; Dress to Impress: Versace 2010; Sole Inspiration: Christian Louboutin pink and silver open toe stilletos; and Style Scent:  Dolce & Gabbana L’Imperatrice perfume. My Style:  Forget Victoria Beckham, when it comes to posh you’re the one and only. … Read More

The Arabella Bedroom Collection: French Romantic Charm & Style

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Arabella French Romantic Bedroom Collection from Accentrics Home:  Elegant European Country Chic | The Decorating Diva, LLC

Arabella  BR upholstered headboard and footboard with button tufting,  curved frame and decorative molding. With a graceful nod to the old-world charm of antique French furniture, Accentrics Home by Pulaski Furniture introduces an elegantly aged, glamorous and romantic direction in bedroom design with their new bedroom furniture collection, the Arabella. What is most exciting about this collection, is the feeling … Read More

DKOR Interiors: Hollywood Décor Glamor in Warm-Pink Hues

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DKOR Interiors: Sunny Isles Turnberry Ocean Colony Interior Design Project | The Decorating Diva, LLC

DKOR Design Team Notes: A family of snowbirds hired us to design their South Floridian getaway inspired by old Hollywood glamor. Film, repetition, reflection and symmetry are some of the common characteristics of the interiors in this particular era. This carried through to the design of the apartment through the use of rich textiles such as velvets and silks, ornate … Read More

4 Stylish 2014 Home Decor Trends on Show at Bernhardt

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1920s glitz and glamour 2014 Home Design Trends | The Decorating Diva, LLC

TREND #1: Roaring 20s Art Deco Infused Glamour The moodboard above depicts fashion, beauty, jewelry and societal nostalgia for the glamorous and luxurious days of the Jazz Age. Hemlines were on the rise, Victorian and Art Nouveau decorations were being ushered out and replaced with the opulence of the Art Deco age. Gone were the chintz, the overstuffed sofas, the … Read More

Inspired Bedroom Design: Penthouse Serenity

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Elle Decor Penthouse Bedroom | The Decorating Diva, LLC

A color palette of beautiful water-color hues:  blues, soft peach, taupe and silky whites all work together to create this soothing bedroom retreat overlooking Biscayne Bay on the east and downtown Miami on the north.

Sophisticated Charcoal Gray & Orange Bedroom Design

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Global Views Sleek Leather Upholstered Bed | The Decorating Diva, LLC

Sexy, sleek and sophisticated modern bedroom style inspired by Mid-20th Century design. This 50s style bedroom is decorated with a cool, yet lush palette of silvered grays, ivory whites, satin golds and delicate orange. The leather embossed headboard adds drama and creates a strong focal point for the bedroom design.

Sophisticated Urban Bedroom Retreat

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HGTV Urban Oasis Bedroom Design | The Decorating Diva, LLC

Sublime textural wall coverings, bedroom furniture steeped in Mid-20th century modern style paired with other pieces rescued from architectural salvage yards and fashionable bed linens sporting elegant graphics are all important design elements that when combined create this exquisite urban retreat.

Living in Style London: Book Review

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Book cover Living in Style London

Living in Style London, published by teNeues, takes the reader on a private tour of 20 of London’s most glamorous, luxurious and beautiful private homes. Each home decorated in a unique style that captures the life and personality of the homes’ owners. While each of the twenty homes showcased in the book are exquisite in design, they also share three … Read More

Shabby Chic Still Chic – The Bedroom Design Sketchbook

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Rachel Ashwell Shabby Chic White Bedding Collection

Rachel Ashwell made Shabby Chic famous and in the years after she introduced the world to flea market finery there has been barely a slow down. Design styles do fade and go away with time – remember the French Country craze from three years ago. Toile was every where and frankly it started to feel overdone. Inexplicably, shabby chic or … Read More