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Custom Wallcovering is Like Art!

Private Residence 
Claire Coles Design
Check out this amazing UK designer Claire Coles.  Her specialty is in custom couture embroidered wallpapers.  She creates the masterpiece by using fragments of hand-sourced vintage fabrics.  This private residence space is simply amazing! What a piece of art. Instead of investing in artwork you could invest in custom wallpaper? Check out some more of... Read more »

Fun Outdoor Items for Under $60.00

Best Foot Forward Friday

As the weekend arrives and Fall is here, I hope you take the time to enjoy the weather outdoors & put your Best Foot Forward into a new week!  REST_FRESH AIR_& FALL TREATS photos via bonesliketimber, emmawho

Where to Wednesday?

Where to Today?  Mecox Gardens in Chicago located on 406 N. Clark One of my favorite shops in Chicago by far! They carry amazing accessories along with furniture, lighting to die for and the best side tables.  It’s a great source for a knick-knack collector or someone who loves to add great pieces to their... Read more »

Pure Green Living

Pure Green Living Magazine I Love this new organically green magazine Let’s support the good cause and invest in our future by living sustainable! 

Transform Your Wall

Transform Your Wall
Many people always ask me is wallpaper is out of date, where should it be used, should I use a large print or small print? Here are some very sucessful and easy ways to use wallpaper.  *Entry ways always need an impact!  This simple black and white diamond patterned paper adds the right amount of... Read more »

Best Foot Forward

Friday’s Best Foot Forward.  As the weekend approach’s let us leave our baggage at the front door and enjoy quality time with one another! I know I have had a busy summer so far traveling, planning my wedding, work, ect. I haven’t had too many weekends with nothing going on.     via mary ruffle Which... Read more »

Color in the home

This is my new home for my blog Design Roots which is about interior design, decor, home projects, and lots of design inspiration! I am a practicing Interior Designer on the North Shore who has a strong passion for what I do and hope to inspire others. So let’s get started!  Take this successful Living room, here the... Read more »