Sunday , 19 September 2021

Plaid Decor

In spring we turn towards Gingham. But autumn is all about plaid. And like gingham, plaid was initially a kind of material, not a pattern. Historically, plaid was the type of garment or material while the checked pattern was called tartan. A plaid was actually a large long scarf – usually 10 by 5 feet – in fact the kilt …

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Outdoor Summer Decor Ideas

With summer approaching, it’s time to think about and plan your summer outdoor decorations. Summer decor ideas for the outdoors are a great way to make the most of your space during the summer months and to make your garden a luxurious place to play and enjoy, where you can spend time with your friends and family and still sit …

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Hamptons Home Office Redesign

Nobody wants to work on their weekend getaway, but sometimes it’s inevitable. When NYC interior design firm Décor Aid was asked to set up a home office in a Hamptons vacation home, they made sure to create a relaxed Hamptons vibe. The room in the attic of the house combines bleached reclaimed wood, reminiscent of driftwood, with tubular Wassily chrome …

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Top Boston Interior Designers

To bring you the best of personalized, local interior design services, we’re always looking for top interior design talent in the greater Boston area to help bring your home to life. Whether you’re doing a simple upgrade in a room in your home or planning a drastic colon renovation, we’ve rounded up a list of the 10 Best interior designer …

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Jean Prouve Newly Reissued Designs

The French architect and designer Jean Prouvé brought technical sensitivity to his design work. He is famous for saying, “Never design something that cannot be made.” And unsurprisingly, his work is an exercise in the practicality he advocates, but they are amazingly creative in their simplicity, too. Prouvé began making metal furniture in the 1920s and worked with great French …

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New York Vacation Rentals

A couple of weeks ago we shared some stunningly beautiful London vacation rentals. The founders of Décor Aid, Sean and Markus, met many years ago in London. But this week we thought we’d return our favor to our London friends and share some of the design worthy places to lay your head here in New York City, where you can …

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Best Interior Designers Hamptons

As an interior design company serving both commercial and residential design projects across The Hamptons, we’re constantly looking for the best interior design talent in town while drawing inspiration from The Hamptons casual sophisticated style. And in an area as diverse and vibrant as The Hamptons, we’ve rounded up our local decorators to help you upgrade your home with the …

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San Francisco Home Decor Shops

San Francisco has some serious design credibility, and when it comes to homeware stores it becomes a shopping destination. Whether your style is luxurious and traditional, elegant and modern, or vintage and eclectic, we’ve rounded up the must-see stores. Even if you are just looking for inspiration and guidance on the design, we urge you to return from the City …

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Best Toronto Shopping Districts

Toronto offers some of the best decor shopping in the country. Just ask a Décor Aid interior designer – if you know where to look. It’s true what they say, Toronto is a city of neighborhoods, and that includes those devoted to decor shopping. Each shopping district in Toronto has a different specialty. Depending on your needs, you should be …

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Area Rugs

Despite being one of the top home purchases, carpets are often overlooked when redesigning. And with all the options out there, settling for the second can be easy. So don’t go alone. Our skilled designers consider how to choose a rug. size One of the most important aspects of an area rug is its size. Think of a rug as …

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