What do you think of when you hear the word 'home'?
Laura Ingalls Wilder said that, "Home is the nicest word there is." It's hard to argue with that. When we think of 'home' we think of feeling safe, welcome, and free. How lucky we are to feel that way!
Now more than ever, our definition of home is changing. For some, home is now a place of work, a place of worship, a place of study, and a place where we are all spending increasingly more time.
Because of this, our team has been recently graced with some beautiful home makeovers. We've seen all of our friends starting projects that they've been putting off simply because they have more time or maybe they've run out of excuses.
Imagine this, you arrive home from a long day at work or a long trip to the grocery store. You are welcomed with a space that you truly love - cue the sighs of relief! That is what your entryway should feel like.
Like a first impression, your entry is arguably the most important part of your home. We recommend a few things to make your entryway pop:
For over 25 years, Stray Dog has been rockin' bright and funky colors. As of late, design trends have gravitated towards minimalism and neutral tones. We love this because there's even more opportunity to add pops of color into your home.
By now, you've heard of the psychology of color. It has a huge impact on your mood! So choose colors you love and don't be shy. You've got no one else to please but you and your family!
Not sure where to start? Think about these tips:
De-cluttering is so IN right now. Just think about Marie Kondo and the Minimalist movement. People are really starting to see that less really could be more. Who knew?!
When it comes to clearing out the clutter, don't be afraid. With this, taking small steps can lead to big results:
Even doing these four things could make your space feel lighter and more spacious. Who doesn't need that?
Stray Dogs don't shy away from statement pieces - heck, our whole brand was built on them! The foundation of your home decor can be built on basics but don't forget to be fearless with the pieces that make your space POP!
Not sure how to make a statement yet? Think about the easy add-ons: