Brittney Smart

Brittney Smart

Staff Writer
Brittney is a wife, a mom of four young children, a writer and editor (B.S. degree in English/Technical Writing), and a lover of interior design. She thrives on finding inexpensive ways to DIY her own home into a stylish yet family-friendly space.
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Posted in Interiors | by Brittney Smart, on August 2, 2018

Beat the Blues with Shades of Blue

Blue is naturally a calming, reassuring, and confident color. Whenever you might not be feeling calm, reassured, or confident, perhaps you could take a cue from this hue in your surroundings. Whether on a large scale or small, shades of blue color in your interior décor might be just what you didn’t realize you need....

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Posted in Bathroom | by Brittney Smart, on July 23, 2018

Critical Considerations for the Best Bathroom Layout

The best bathroom layout can be a somewhat elusive design concept, primarily because the ideal bathroom layout is going to be completely different for each family and existing bathroom space. It can be hard to know, in the midst of designing the ideal space, if what works on paper will actually work in real life....

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Posted in Interiors | by Brittney Smart, on July 17, 2018

Indigo is a Color, Too!

Indigo is the second to last color of the traditional rainbow ROY G. BIV spectrum (red, orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo, violet), but it often gets omitted because people move straight from blue to purple. But this deep, moody color is such a staple for decorating one’s home for a number of reasons. We’ll look...

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Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Brittney Smart, on July 11, 2018

How to Decorate a Kids’ Bedroom: Easy Ideas for Every Style

While many people spend a lot of their décor thought and effort on public rooms, such as the living room and kitchen, it is in the bedroom that purposeful and effective décor really has an impact on a homeowner’s well-being. In this article, we’ll look at a variety of styles of and methods for how...

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Posted in Interiors | by Brittney Smart, on July 9, 2018

Using Analogous Colors on a Smaller Scale in Décor

Analogous colors are often used as room color schemes in interior design. This is due in large part because the closeness of the hues on the color wheel (analogous colors are color wheel neighbors) tends to make them harmonious and soothing. But analogous colors don’t have to cover an entire space for the beneficial aesthetic...

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Posted in Interiors | by Brittney Smart, on July 3, 2018

Be Brave with Bold Color

There’s something about summertime that makes us crave bold color. Maybe it’s the bright sun in a vibrant blue sky shining down on vivid green grass. Or the flavor-topped sno cones and happy flip-flops and printed t-shirts. Whatever the reason, summer is the perfect time to be brave with bold color in our homes. Primary...

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Posted in How To Clean | by Brittney Smart, on June 28, 2018

How to Declutter a Vanity

We’ve all been there – the vanity in the bedroom starts out fresh and clean enough. But it slowly, over time, becomes a dumping ground for all the stuff we don’t know what to do with or whether or not to get rid of or keep. It’s normal and happens to everyone; I think there’s...

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Posted in Interiors | by Brittney Smart, on June 25, 2018

The Benefits of a Pastel Color Palette

It may not be bold. It may not be invigorating or exciting. But in its own way, a pastel color palette can be a gorgeous, unique interior design scheme. Styling your space with a softer side has all sorts of advantages, both aesthetically and physically. Here are just some of the primary benefits of decorating...

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