You’ve seen it done, but only ever dreamed of doing it in your own home. You probably even have random frames in a drawer and treasured pictures ready for framing in a shoebox somewhere, but never taken the plunge. I’m talking about creating the ever daunting, forever coveted gallery wall! Anyone who has ever attempted a DIY gallery wall could attest to the fact that it’s not easy. It’s nothing to shy away from, but it is a time consuming process and one where your organizational skills and patience will be tested. That said, I’ve done a few in my day and I think I have it nailed so it’s time to spill some tried and true Amaryllis tips and tricks to the perfect gallery wall. Read More
This is likely not the first time you’ve heard that a touch of black in a room is a design “do.” Black will help ground a space, draw the eye to an important element, create some drama and, conversely, keep things super rustic and casual. I often joke that a lot of my design inspiration comes from the colour combinations I see in my Cocker Spaniel, Murphy! But seriously, give me black with gorgeous shades of grey and camel with a hint of buff and I can whip up one fantastic room…all thanks to Murph! But outside of adding a black puppy to every room in your home, there are many ways to introduce black throughout your space; sure to pack a punch, revive and refresh and not break the bank.