3 Tips to help you decide if you should tackle a DIY project

To DIY or not to DIY is the question! With DIY projects everywhere (hello Pinterest) it’s kind of hard not to want to try your hand at one. But is is really worth it? What if yours doesn’t end up looking as good as the picture on Pinterest? Here are 3 tips to help you decide if you should tackle a DIY project. […]

By | August 16th, 2017|DIY Projects|0 Comments

The Best Paint Colors For Your Home

No need to go on an endless search the next time you want to paint your home! I’ve put together a list for you of my favorite paint colors per room. The paints not only make your furniture look great but they are also timeless, so you’ll save time and money at the paint store because you’ll only need to paint once! […]

By | August 9th, 2017|Colour trends|0 Comments

Decorating With A Gray Color Scheme That Isn’t Boring

Is too much of a good thing a bad thing? In décor it can surely happen! Especially when trends take hold, you have to know when too much is too much – too much DIY, too much shiplap, and too much greige everywhere! The result, if not applied properly, can be a hodgepodge of things in a bland gray room that lacks interest. Not the look you were going for I assume… No worries, I’ll show you just how to avoid falling into the trap of bland when decorating with gray, greige and neutrals! […]

By | August 2nd, 2017|Colour trends|0 Comments

How To Decorate With Wine Glasses

Summer is the perfect time to host or get together with your favourite girlfriends for a wine night! The next time you have company over impress them with some simple yet classy décor that will have them praising your décor skills ;). Here are some of my favourite wine glass décor ideas from Pinterest that [...]

By | July 26th, 2017|Décor|0 Comments

How I Learned To Quiet My Life: Why I Design & Decorate

This blog is going to be a bit more personal because Mauve Interiors is going to go through a bit of a cleanup and identity change over the next few weeks. And the direction it’s going to take is going to be based on my personal experience and those that are in a similar boat. [...]

By | July 19th, 2017|Lifestyle|0 Comments

Blogger’s makeover: Contemporary washroom

A couple months ago a did my first washroom renovation here in Costa Rica! I have to say, I did learn a thing or two about working down here :). Thankfully the washroom turned out really nice and those at the office, where the washroom was renovated, were really happy with the end product. […]

By | July 12th, 2017|Decorating Adventures|0 Comments

Decorating Checklist To Finish This Weekend!

While lately I seem to be running away from checklists, I can't deny that sometimes it's nice to have a piece of paper or a list that tells you exactly what to do and guides you through your day! This weekend, don't worry about figuring out how you'll manage to tidy up your place, just grab [...]

By | July 5th, 2017|Décor|0 Comments

Popular Interior Design Styles And How To Easily Apply Them

Starting a new decorating project and need some pointers on style? You’ve come to the right place! I’ve gathered 8 most popular interior styles that you can come across in modern homes. […]

By | June 28th, 2017|Décor|0 Comments

Small Changes That Give You Big Results!

Combined spaces, such as open concept homes, are always a bit tricky to put together and decorate as they have to match and flow together! Layout and defined spaces become extremely important factors because that is what makes the difference between spaces (kitchen, dining, and living room) that makes sense and flow together, or a large area that looks messy all the time. […]

By | June 21st, 2017|Décor|0 Comments

How You Can Make Your Life A Little Easier

You've all heard that it's the small details that make the difference, the jewelry and accessories that make the outfit. It's the same with the places we live in... the décor items are what bring the final touches that make a space feel complete, homey, and exciting. Although that doesn't mean we need to dress up [...]

By | June 14th, 2017|Lifestyle|2 Comments