Decorating Links Week 15

Good News we’ve been nominated for Best Interior Design Blog 2017! Voting begins this Monday August 7th!

While your here to explore our Decorating Links Week 15, Visit our shopping site for “simply relaxed” home decor.  

So when you stop at the farm market on the way home from the beach this weekend …


Decorating Links Week 15 begins with our asking you for your vote!

Our blog has been nominated for Best Interior Design Blog by Amara Blog Awards!  Voting Begins Monday August 7th, so please make sure to vote for us, it’s quite an honor and we’re all super excited!


Then we visited a new home along the Canal in the city of Phoenix, Arizona designed with a nod to its Mission Heritage.  The Canal house was designed by The Ranch Mine.

And with all our bath and tile blogs this week our Product spotlight focus is on Marble Home Decor from

Because we’ve been working at a fast pace this week, we’re grateful for our tiny office space. And as a designer I’ve always believed that workplace design is crucial for everyone.  So I applaud companies that are taking a second look around at their work environment.  Workplace design with Millennials in mind.

And here’s one amazing office space to inspire your office design from our blog, Jessica Alba’s Honest Company.

Then we just can’t get enough of vacation locations … visit 12 Modern Hotels in Historic Buildings Around the World.

And apparently that makes us hungry! Plus shopping at local farms and markets is my favorite way to shop we loved this Blog Post From Kitchn, The 5 Types of Dinner You Can Make After a Trip to the Farmers Market

After 18 months of work, Ikea’s New Catalog is now available for us as of July 31. An interesting article showing us the work behind the Ikea catalog.

Register for your 2018 Ikea Catalog …

And finally we’ll leave you with an 1800’s Center-Hall Colonial renovation located in Oyster Bay, NY.  Renovation by Elizabeth Steimberg.  And as a side note, if you like red, you’ll love the decor!


So glad you stopped in! ~ Nancy
be happy + be comfortable in your home

While your here, visit with us at
Specializing in custom draperies and home décor items, table linens, marble entertaining pieces, glassware … and gift items too!

Like our Signature Bistro Glasses, Hemstitched Napkins, Marble Key Bowl and Seagrass Placemats!


hey, we would love to hear your thoughts ...