It is a footstool. It is a chair. It is a table. One piece has many faces. Versatile, easy-going - ottomans (along with poufs and cubes) do their job without fussing. To me they are the unsung heroes of any functional room.
And it is time for some decor adjustments to make our home feel warm and cozy.
Here are a few decor ideas for the fall.
I know the idea of having a beautiful home with kids of all ages sounds attractive. But how realistic is it? Well, I can tell you from first-hand experience that it is possible to have a nice, more or less neat and functional home while kids are living in it. And I will be more than happy to share my tricks and tips.
Last week a plumber handed my friend a bill for $85 for cleaning up a clogged pipe - a job that lasted for 40 minutes. When she was telling me the story, I got to thinking: why is it that home owners have no problem paying for labor of an electrician, a painter, a carpenter or a plumber, but hiring an interior designer (even for a one-hour consultation ) in order to pull all the elements in a home together, falls into the category of luxury?