Color Crush: Pop of Yellow

Color Crush: Pop of Yellow

No matter what time of year it is, a burst of sunshine is always welcome. And there aren’t many colors that say “sunny” better than yellow.  Yellow is considered the most happy color in the spectrum, because it is shown to cause your body to release more serotonin (the” feel-good” brain chemical) when you are around it. [...]

10 Favorite Ideas for Painted Pumpkins

10 Favorite Ideas for Painted Pumpkins | Decorating Files | #decorating #fall #Halloween #DIY #pumpkin

Fall is my favorite time of year. I love the weather, the scents, the changing leaves, the boots, the decor ─ it’s such a fun season overall. I get so inspired, especially for the holidays. Pumpkins are one of the best and most versatile symbols of fall. You can dress them to fit the general season, Thanksgiving, [...]

Towel Racks: 10 Fun and Functional Alternatives

Towel Racks: 10 Fun and Functional Alternatives | Decorating Files | #bathroom #towelrack #towelbar #towelholder

Towel racks are one of the features in a bathroom that allow you to get very creative. The function of a towel rack is pretty simple, so even the DIY options usually require very little work. This makes your towel rack one of the easiest things to switch out in your bathroom.  And they can add so [...]

Displaying Collections in Style

Displaying Collections in Style | Decorating Files | #displayingcollections #collections

Most of us, at some point, have had a collection of something special to us. Part of the pride we take in having a collection is putting it on display. Not only can we enjoy it, but we can share the joy it brings us with others. From a decorative standpoint, though, sometimes collections can make a space look cluttered. [...]

Bathroom Vanities with Creative Flair

Bathroom Vanities with Creative Flair | Decorating Files | #bathroom #vanity #vanities

The vanity is one of the best spots to get creative with design in a bathroom. Since there are few major components in this space, bathroom vanities can easily become the statement piece. There are so many interesting directions you can take it in. It can have its own personality that inspires the rest of the space [...]

Creative Alternatives for Wall Art

Creative Alternatives for Wall Art | Decorating Files | #wallart #diy

One of the most important finishing touches on any space is the wall art. It adds a polished layer of color, texture, and character. There are myriad ways to dress up your walls. I love looking at some of the creative, out-of-the-box ideas some people have implemented in their homes. Great design doesn’t have to come [...]