Make Your Home Worth More

Get the most bang for your buck, when it comes to your home. Buying a home is a big investment for anyone,  so making the most of it is a must if you are looking to sell. Here is a list that will allow you to add that much more to your house, and pocket.…

Mel’s Top Seven

Here is a quick list of my top seven favourite go to design keys in a space. This will show you emphasis on cohesiveness, function, and personal value in a space and how to achieve it.…

Moving In 101

Moving into a new place can be frustrating enough, however trying to decorate while unpacking ha you’re funny. Even the most organized of people never get this right. Let me tell you the simple honest truth, the best rooms evolve over time and some things just can’t be rushed. Even more when you have a limited budget or space. So, I have decided to throw together a few tips that will help you plan your decorating budget for your new space.…

Undermount.

Are you planning on doing a few upgrades to your kitchen, but either don’t have the time or money to revamp it all? Well, don’t worry here is one design upgrade that will 100% give you a more high end look. By this, I mean an undermount sink, it’s the one thing that you definitely should be considering. So, why is this such a great thing to consider? Well let’s have a look at some of the benefits of undermount sinks.

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Sayonara Semi-gloss

As most of you already know I always preach that paint is one of the most effective and budget-friendly ways to dramatically transform a space. However, there is far more to just selecting the right hue, that’s only the beginning. In addition to picking the right paint colour, the finish can be just as crucial in setting the tone for your space. Everyones go to finish is usually semi-gloss, I get that it is a very durable finish and can connect the space together however, there needs to be a change to this aged look. So! I am going to share with you my new favorite obsession.

The Matte Finish.

Here is the perfect break down the best ways to try out this luxe look and why you should say sayonara to that boring semi-gloss finish.…

Everyday I’m Laundering

By far my least favourite chore to do would be laundry. I mean putting the clothes into the washer and dryer is fine, but having to fold and iron them blahhhhh I rather bash my thumbs with a hammer. I blame this all on the fact, that any laundry space I have ever used has been an eyesore.  These spaces usually end up being the junk room or pushed into a dark corner in the basement. So, I have come up with beautiful designs to make you want to spend all your time doing laundry. Deep breath, even folding laundry here would be, dare I say it, enjoyable.

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Ashley Winn Design

Make Your Home Calm AF

With all this nice weather coming our way, this is the best time to do an overhaul on your home. I’ve decided to show all of you some surprising ways to declutter, decorate, and make your home feel chill AF.

Step One Succulents.

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Jenacieve Belair

Stop buying fresh cut flowers and opt for succulents. These are not only low-maintenance, they can even help purify the air in your home who doesn’t want that? So find a cut pot or glass vase and create your own succulent garden. …

Screw The Matchy-Matchy

Your home is a place where a story of who you are should be told, a collection of things you love.  The easiest way to infuse your space with personality you ask? The wonderful world of pattern! There are many ways you can use pattern to achieve a style that’s 100 percent you. Whether you play with colour, scale or design, you are able to mix and match patterns to create an amazing custom look. So, I say screw the matchy-matchy boring décor that you see everywhere and mix it up with patterns that show off who you are as a person or family.

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Pinterest Find

Pattern isn’t just for the regular eye sight lines, bring peoples eyes up by adding an interesting pattern to your ceiling. This will add a big WOW factor to your space and also give you a one up on your friends and family!…

Contrasting Them Colours.

The hardest part of repainting your home is to stick with one colour…

The struggle is real here people

If you are anything like me, you fall in love with basically any colour swatch you pick up. Lets all accept the truth here, you end up changing your mind a million times and end up with the first colour you picked. Am I right, or am I right? SO! in order to help all of you out, here are four tips for adding contrasting colours to your spaces. Picking one colour that you can manipulate in these four ways. …