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How to Design Your Dream Game Room

November 09, 2018

Game rooms aren’t just for kids! Adults can (and should) get in on the fun! Thinking about designing a game room but not sure where to start? Max Humphrey, a Portland-based designer at Decorist, taught us how to create a fun-packed, laid-back space. Let the Games Begin The most important part of the game room,…

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Wallpaper 101

October 31, 2018

You don’t have to be an expert to apply wallpaper. Tackling a wallpaper project on your own can seem daunting. But fear not! Max Humphrey—interior designer extraordinaire of Decorist—shows how to easily achieve the wallpapered room of your dreams. Peel and Stick vs. Paste Paper Consider your living situation and level of commitment when deciding…

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Mirrors 101

October 15, 2018

A mirror can be just as much a work of art as it is a reflective surface. We’ve geared up with Max Humphrey, a Portland-based interior design guru, to show you how to make the most of mirrors as both a design element and functional focal point in your home decor. Balance Function & Style…

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Get the Look: A Hygge-Inspired Home

October 11, 2018

Get ready, get set, get cozy. Scandinavians know how to kick back and relax. So much so, they have a phrase for it: Hygge—a state of mind and decor trend that welcomes everything wellness, comfort, and contentment. (It’s pronounced hue-gah by the way. Don’t worry, we had to ask too.) Max Humphrey, one of our…

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Style Spotlight: Goth Halloween

October 05, 2018

Go to spooktacular extremes this holiday! A palette of pure black sets the mood for the season of shivers, tingles, and dark romance. When it comes to Halloween decor, there’s nothing wrong with your standard-issue black and orange. Except that it’s a little…basic. This is a holiday that demands drama, so why not pile on…

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Get the Look: a Refined, Coastal Living Space

October 04, 2018

It’s time to leave behind the seashells, Hawaiian prints, and on-the-nose nautical accents. The new look of coastal decor has arrived, and according to Max Humphrey, an interior designer based in Portland, Oregon, “It’s all about comfort and a stylish beach house vibe.” Follow his tips to create a coastal living space that is as…

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How to Create a Gallery Wall in 3 Easy Steps

October 03, 2018

Here are some pointers to make sure your pieces are hung correctly on your first try. So, you’ve decided to create a gallery wall. Nice! It’s a great way to feature a variety of artwork and photos, and you don’t need a large space either. However, creating a gallery wall has its own set of…

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5 Under $25: Doormats

September 15, 2018

They say you only get one chance to make a good first impression. In the case of your home, your doormat is that first impression. It’s important to do it right, and the great news is, you can get one that’s both functional and great-looking without breaking the bank. Here are a few of our…

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5 Under $25: Desk Lamps

August 13, 2018

If you’re reading this, we assume you’re not a vampire. Because you’re not a vampire, we believe you’d probably like your living space to be well lit (ideally with good quality lamps that don’t break the bank). We can help. Here are five of our favorite desk lamps, all under $25.   Promier LitezAll Utility…

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