home decorating

Home decorating: An Easy Spring Home Makeover

March 18, 2017
Update your home look with new pillows | DivineNY.com

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My favorite Paint Color Trends for 2017

January 7, 2017
2017 Paint Color Trends | DivineNY.com

I’ve been thinking of repainting the interior of my home for a while now. Though I do love my current color scheme, it could use an updated look. Current color scheme: Heirloom Orchid, Baked Scone and Expedition Khaki I usually prefer neutral colors for larger spaces such as a living room, bedroom or …

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Living Room Style

August 2, 2016
Beautiful, colorful & plush pillows | DivineNY.com

When you think of a living room, what comes to mind? I know for me, my living room is the focal point of my home. It’s where I come to relax, watch my favorite show on TV or engage in a DIY crafting project. My dream living room has to be functional …

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Color Crush: Lime Green

July 16, 2015
Color Crush: Lime Green | DivineNY.com

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Pricing a Remodel with Online Help

March 29, 2015
Learn about getting online help for remodeling

Preparing for a home remodeling project requires that you budget ahead of time. When you want to reserve the necessary financial resources for your project, you can start by using online information that is now available to homeowners like you. By visiting this website, you can learn more about remodeling here and get prices that […]

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Decorating with Chandeliers

December 7, 2014
Jar Glass Chandelier | Decorating with Chandeliers | DivineNY.com

I’m obsessed with chandeliers. One of my home decorating goals is to update the lighting in every room and adding a chandelier is definitely top on my list! Chandelier lighting adds a distinct and striking visual element to any room. The name is synonymous with “class”, “rank” and “fortune”. …

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5 ways to refresh your space!

February 12, 2012

Is your home in need of a quick makeover? Before you contemplate a major overhaul, consider making small tweaks. Here are 5 simple ideas that will help you bring a static room stylishly back to life! 1. Add a wall shelf to create a spot to display a collection of photography or artwork. …

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Tips on selecting the best coffee table style!

November 1, 2011

Coffee tables add an interesting design element and can serve as a functional piece of furniture or be a decorative centerpiece of a room. When deciding on a coffee table style for your home, here are some tips to keep in mind: In a small space, rectangular or oval coffee tables work well.  Select tables […]

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Lights, camera, action…

August 1, 2011

“Lighting should be considered the jewelry of the home.  It evokes emotion.”~Marcia Zio-Priven, lighting designer   Lighting serves more than a functional purpose in a room.  It can become the focal point if done properly.   By using different types of lighting you can make your room a movie set – create a cozy, elegant […]

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Mirror, mirror on the wall…

June 30, 2011

Mirrors are wonderful decorative accessories that give lighting and depth to any room. They allow more light to enter a space where natural light may be lacking such as entryways and hallways. Below are some design tips when decorating with mirrors. There really are no “rules” so use your imagination and have fun! Use mirrors […]

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