Art Love

Our blog dedicated to all things home decor.

Here's why Xmas is a great time to decorate

What do you think of when you hear the word 'Christmas'? Is it the scrumptious taste of gravy-soaked meat and vegetables? Awful Xmas songs you've heard hundreds of times? Or is it the wonderful feeling of seeing someone open a present you got them that you just know was the perfect choice?   Read more...

How To Decorate For Christmas Without Spending A Fortune

Are you feeling it yet? That indescribable "Christmassy" feeling? No? We don't blame you. After a year like this, it's difficult to make the switch to those warm and carefree Yuletide vibes. But, maybe we can help.  Read more...

The Biggest Mistake You Can Make When Painting a Wall

So you’re looking at your walls. They’ve been the same shade of off-white for as long as you can remember. But today, for some reason, you’re tired of the bland. You need some pop. A fresh new look to update an old room.  Read more...

Introvert? Extrovert? Use this guide to choose the perfect paint color

Whether you’re a solitude-loving introvert or party-hopping extrovert, learn how to choose a color scheme that matches your mood and ensures your home is an oasis.  Read more...

Feng Shui? OK!

Feng Shui (Fung Schway) is an ancient Chinese tradition that can best be described as placing furniture and elements in a space, arranging them in a way that promotes the flow of positive energy and creates spatial harmony.  Read more...

How To Lighten Up A Dark Room

That single window (if you have one at all) casts a measly slither of light over the room, barely disrupting the gloom. Daylight? What daylight? Just like a casino, it's almost impossible to tell whether it's day or night without a glance at your phone.  Read more...

Wallpapered Ceilings: The Latest Design Trend

It’s called wallpaper, because that’s where it’s intended to go: On the walls. It's been “hanging around” for 300 years, give or take.  Read more...

How To Design The Ultimate Home Retreat

After the stresses of the day, there's nothing better than retiring to your chill zone for calm relaxation. However, for many of us, our homes are hardly what you'd call 'relaxing'. This can all change though, through the power of design. All it takes is a little bit of know-how.  Read more...

Capturing Coastal Chic With A Beachy Vibe

Let’s discuss what beach décor is not.

If you visit an inexpensive home décor store, you’ll see wooden seagulls, fishing nets, plastic lobsters, flamingos in every conceivable style, and plaques with sayings such as, “Life’s a Beach!”, “Life is Better by the Beach,” “Beach Bum for Life.”

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How the Pandemic Will Change the Look of Our Homes

Did we ever think we would be living in our homes 24 hours a day?  Read more...

These are the best houseplants for 2020

Remember spider plants? How about Boston ferns? And who can forget the ficus tree or fiddle leaf fig?  Read more...

Simple Budget Friendly Redecorating Tips with Major Impact

There are a million and one ways to redecorate your home. How and what you do really depends on a few things: your space, your design preferences, and your budget.  Read more...

Fall In Love With Your Framed Art - Again!

You’ve found the perfect piece of art, and chose the ideal frame. You put the two together, but it just doesn’t seem right.

Could it be you need to mat your artwork? Perhaps. 
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A New Decade Means New Home Design Trends.

Buh-bye white kitchens. Farewell, fiddle fig trees. Let’s take a look at what designers have in store for our homes for 2020. Navy Blue The 2020 Pantone Color of the Year is...  Read more...

There’s A Right Way - And A Wrong Way - To Hang Art On The Wall.

If only hanging art were as simple as pounding a nail into drywall.
In some cases, especially very lightweight artwork, it is.
In nearly all other cases, it’s not.
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Spice Up Your Space In A Snap!

These days, you may be spending a lot of time staring at your walls. And you may be wondering how you can change the look of your rooms without a lot of...  Read more...