Category Archives: interior design
Thank you again for all of your kind wishes! It worked. I’ve been testing negative sinceView full post »
Happy Mother’s Day!
My mommy and me the summer of 1958, Evansville, Indiana.
This is a specialView full post »
Although I no longer take interior design clients, I did for 24 years, counting the years working for others.View full post »
Hope you’re all doing well. I’m on a plane flying to Nashville! I’m going toView full post »
Last Sunday, we looked at staircase decor, design, and mistakes.
Today, I will share more relatedView full post »
Happy Easter and Passover!
A while back, I received a real Dear Laurel note asking aboutView full post »
Please don’t ream me out. I’m just a meek little housewife with three kids— and aView full post »
Yes! The Laurel Home Blog is exactly ten years old today. And, while I’ve removed orView full post »
Oh, I’m sure this is going to be boring for you. I am soon to be married (for the third time)View full post »
Guess where I am on this early spring day in Boston?
I won’t leave you in suspense;View full post »
Yes, the post is a day late. And even then, I’m struggling. Oh, not in a bad way. TheView full post »
20 Timeless Kitchens – eh?
Nothing like going out on a long limb to say that a room that could very wellView full post »
Today, I have a special treat to share with you.
Now, some of you definitely know about the Boston Athenaeum.View full post »
Hardwood floors. This subject is so broad that one could have an entire blog devoted to hardwood floors, notView full post »
Common’ Laurel. Is that a trick question? EVERYONE knows that rooms with light walls appear to beView full post »
On Sunday, after the last post came out about my favorite decorating trick, Ramona asked some compelling questions in aView full post »
And why don’t they want you to know this decorating trick?
Well… I can’t speak forView full post »
It’s been a while since I’ve written about one of my favorite styles of furnishings, GustavianView full post »
I’m a fairly new reader. I found you when I looked for information about great sources forView full post »
I love your posts about gallery art walls. However, I don’t think you’ve done oneView full post »
Before we get into my favorite kitchen backsplash, several of you have asked what’s happeningView full post »
I love the blog and have been a fan for years. One item I’ve never seen you cover isView full post »
Today, I have a special treat for you. Last week I had the privilege of sitting down with WendyView full post »
It’s February, and that means Valentine’s Day is coming up! Therefore, in honor of the day of love,View full post »
I was going to do a different post today, but then I felt I didn’t have enough information. So,View full post »
In some of your recent posts, you’ve mentioned something about bloated, puffy living roomView full post »
Recently, I’ve read that the gray trend is over and, gasp, we are going back to beige. Do youView full post »
Thank you so much for your kind comments from Sunday’s post about the five British designersView full post »
How are y’all doing this mid-January weekend? It’s been either freeeeezing or mild thisView full post »
Some of you begged me to do a post about vaulted ceilings.
However, there is a three-year-old post about problemView full post »
***Please note at the end of this post is an important deadline***
Well, here it is. This isView full post »
Happy first day of winter. The sun is returning!
In a bit, we’ll get to an idea I’veView full post »
Today’s post is more of a newsy-type blog post. You know, how people sometimes call blogView full post »
I know you’re busy right now. Well, me too!
My party is Thursday night, and I still have aView full post »
Greetings from Boston on this unseasonably mild but rainy afternoon.
Today, I’m going to share someView full post »
Do you ever see the same furniture terms over and over, particularly with antiques? Well, come to think of it,View full post »