Casey Watkins

Staff Writer
Casey is a freelance writer, wife, cat owner, houseplant collector and coffee drinker. She loves browsing Pinterest for new recipes and decorating ideas, and rearranging her many gallery walls. If you have a decorating problem, she'll probably direct you to IKEA to fix it.
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Posted in Interiors | by Casey Watkins, on May 19, 2017

The Case To Paint Your Whole House Mint Green

Pastel shades have come and gone and come again. It can be hard to decorate with those pale pinks and soft blues without making your space look like Marie Antoinette designed it. But slowly, we’ve been figuring out how to mix our pastels with other colors. Complementing colors in various shades will make your space feel rounded out...

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Posted in DIY Projects | by Casey Watkins, on May 18, 2017

12 DIYs to Get Air Plants On Your Wall

As you scroll through the articles that tell you what elements will bring personality and life into your home decor, you’re bound to run across the houseplants suggestion. So many times however, we have good reasons for forgoing the leaves. Whether it’s a lack of surface space for a potted plant or a leaf eating...

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Posted in Kitchen | by Casey Watkins, on May 15, 2017

18 Colorful Bar Stools For Your Family Kitchen

When you have children, it seems only natural that you lean towards certain kinds of decorating. With the hectic life of raising little ones, decorating with purpose is key. But while you are focusing on simplicity and function, you need not leave out a little color. Especially in the kitchen! Yes, the dining room chairs you...

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Posted in Interiors | by Casey Watkins, on May 9, 2017

15 Luxurious Black and Gold Bedrooms

Who among us doesn’t love a little extra comfort in the bedroom? The fluffy pillows to hold your head. The floral framed mirror above the dresser. The soft rug underfoot. Even the minimalist goes for the sheets with the higher thread count. That’s because we spend about a third of our lives in the bedroom....

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Posted in Outdoor | by Casey Watkins, on May 1, 2017

20 White Brick Exterior Walls to Envy

In the last several years, with the rise of open floor plans and the chase for natural light, we’ve seen color trends moving from all shades of brown to bright whites. If something is too dark or heavy, paint it white. If you need a quick solution on the cheap, paint it white. If a...

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Posted in Lighting | by Casey Watkins, on April 21, 2017

12 Hanging Candle Chandeliers You Can Buy or DIY

Everybody knows that before electricity was invented, people hung chandeliers with candles on them for light. You might think that this is an outdated and somewhat dangerous practice when in fact, it is a decor trick that can still be used to bring another element to a room. Candlelight is one of the softest most...

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Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Casey Watkins, on April 3, 2017

15 Ways to Organize Your Laundry Room

Laundry rooms come in all shapes and sizes. If you are lucky enough to have your own washer and dryer, they can be stored anywhere from a small closet to a whole room. No matter what size you have, there are lots of laundry room ideas to encourage you to make your even your laundry...

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