The Distinctive Cottage

Month: September 2012

Color Board: Reds, Greens & Blues
Coastal & Beach House

Color Board: Reds, Greens & Blues

With so many colors to choose from, the design schemes are endless! A pop of red on an accent chair, a deep blue cabinet, funky green lamps – what would you choose? Our Reds, Greens and Blues color board is sure to inspire you and your home. #colorboard #red #aqua #green #cottagestyle

Autumn Oranges
Cottage Style

Inspiration Board: Autumn Oranges

Cottage style inspiration board inspired by Autumn Oranges. #inspirationboards #decoratingwithorange #cottagestyle #slipcoveredsofas #paintedfurniture

The Braided Rug: An American Tradition Old & New

The Braided Rug: A Tradition Old & New

A staple of the country or cottage home, today’s braided rug is reminiscent of earlier days evoking memories of hearth and home. With sophisticated colors and patterns, braided rugs are now ‘at home’ in any setting from county cabin to urban contemporary. These are not your Grandma’s braided rugs!

Design Tip: Bring The Outdoors In
Design Tips

Design Tip: Bring The Outdoors In

Mother Nature can often be an inspiration for interior designing. Bring natural elements into a space for instant depth and beauty in a room. As shown in this room, simple colors and outdoor elements lend themselves to a care-free sophistication.

Jennifer's Living Room
Coastal & Beach House

Staff Picks: Jennifer’s Living Room

Living room choices from one of our designers including a sofa, chairs, rug, lamp and artwork, inspired by coastal cottage design. #coastallivingroom #beachhousedecor #slipcoveredsofas #cottagefurniture