Vintage Chalkware Wall Art from Miller Studio

It’s no secret, I’m a lover of vintage housewares—I collect dishes, glassware and old picture books. Much of my artwork takes inspiration from things I’ve seen from other eras. One of the items I see often are these charming chalkware hand-painted wall sculptures by Miller Studio. [..]

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Vote: February Room Finalists

We know you’re on the edge of your seats, awaiting our selection of February room finalists. The time has come to announce our favorites, and readers, we now need to hear from you. Everyone did a fabulous job, and we’re very impressed with what we’re seeing these days in the gallery […]

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Rooms and Parties We Love this Week

We hope everyone had a wonderful Valentine’s Day celebrating the ones you love. Speaking of love, it’s time to announce our four favorite projects in the gallery this week. From colored and patterned ceilings to thoughtfully planned wall art displays, we saw many excellent, creative ideas. […]

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Design Reveal: Silver Safari

Safari is a classic nursery theme that I happily get requests for over and over. Gentle giraffes and adorable elephants are images many parents (and I!) love to see in children’s rooms. Traditionally, my work consists of carefully painted images complete with meticulous shading and detail, like my classic Safari landscape mural below. […]

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Trendspotting with Sam: Graphic, Green & Gold

Design is constantly evolving. We take what we love and build upon it with a fresh look or twist or maybe we move in a completely new direction. Keep your finger on the pulse of design with me, and check out my forecasts for what will be chic and neat in 2013 nursery design. Trend: Dimensional Graphic Pattern For the

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A Look Back at the Nursery Trends of 2012

Since we just wrapped up 2012, I thought it’d be appropriate to review the top nursery trends of the year! There’s no question that color played a big role in nursery design, but we definitely saw a few trends emerge in decor too. With so many wonderful rooms uploaded this year, I wanted to pay tribute to the trends that

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