Tag Archive | "decorating"

Punch up your home with the color yellow


By LIN ELLIS
CorneliusNews.net

The color yellow is associated with happiness, optimism & clarity. It is a color that signals activity & energy. A dose of yellow in an interior, or exterior, space can punch things up unlike any other color ~

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Turn photographs into wall art


canvas photo print

Did you know your photos can be printed on canvas for decorating?

By LIN ELLIS
CorneliusNews.net

Today I will be working with one of my clients, selecting pictures and mementos to create a gallery wall in her family room. I believe that what you select to display on a gallery wall should evolve as new memories are made and lives evolve. With the holidays upon us, most of us will be taking tons of pictures to capture the special moments, so if you already have a gallery spot in your home, consider making some changes or updates. Did you know that it is easy to take a digital photo and have it turned into a canvas print? Read the full story

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Some of my favorite links for summer 2011


By LIN ELLIS
CorneliusNews.net

Sometimes the best information you can provide for your readers is pointing them towards another authority.  Here are some awesome links from some of my favorite blogs & resources to give you your best summer.

From Apartment Therapy, the best popsicle molds, ice cream machines, blenders, juicers & cream whippers ~


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