While a lovely Valentine’s Day may include sharing a tasty bottle of wine at an exquisite restaurant and taking a walk along the beach with a loved one, there’s no shame in spending Valentine’s in your home. However, it has to be done right. This means bringing some extra life into your home beyond a
The new year is a time for change cleansing: a chance to refresh everything from the prior seasons. One way you can embrace the new year is by finding new sources of decor inspiration that will truly make your living space light up with elegant beauty. Whether you’re wanting to decorate your home or office
Over the past 2 years, most of us have probably spent the majority of our time indoors. Working from home has become the new norm, home gyms are the new fitness trend, and staying in with friends is the new nightlife. Our homes have been impacted just like every other aspect of our lives, and
New Year’s resolutions tend to fall into the same two categories: financial and health-related. At Velvet Magnolia, we think this represents a huge missed opportunity! This new year, set your sites on improving your home by completing a few of the resolutions listed below. Every New Year, countless people will choose resolutions for the upcoming
As the daylight hours get shorter, plant life dies, and the weather turns cold, many of us start feeling down and dull. Seasonal affective disorder (SAD), colloquially known as seasonal depression, affects about 5% of adults, according to the American Psychiatric Association. If you’re experiencing severe SAD this winter, consider talking with a professional about
For homeowners who love to decorate, there is no better holiday than Christmas. From stockings to string lights, the options are endless when it comes to making your home a special winter wonderland. Unfortunately, the sheer number of options can also make deciding on your decorations a real challenge! This holiday season, bring the festive
A total home makeover may not be in your budget at the moment, but color changes can be a less expensive way to get a fantastic home decor update. Every year, gorgeous new color trends are announced by the paint industry, and finding a shade you love to incorporate into your home is always exciting!
Those of us who appreciate good decor know the value of a piece of furniture that stands out from the crowd. In the age of Pinterest-houses, finding a unique piece of vintage, custom, or designer furniture that speaks to you is amazing! The only problem you may face is figuring out how to use a
The holiday season at the end of each year brings with it all sorts of fun activities and get-togethers. For many of us, our holiday season just won’t be complete if we don’t bring the holidays into our home! As fall 2021 comes into full swing, consider working some autumnal styles into your home decor.
If a person came up to you and said they were planning on renovating their home, there’s a broad range of projects they could be talking about. While simple projects like painting a ceiling might be easy enough DIY, major projects are likely to require the help of building and design professionals. Before you start