Guest Picks: Dreaming of Spring
Bring every shade of green indoors to beat those winter blues
These winter days are getting long and gray. Adding a few touches of green in your décor may help fight those seasonal blues and usher in nature's freshest season. — Danyelle from Dandee Designs
Switching out an existing lampshade for this green fringed style will add color, texture and a whole lot of personality.
I love the idea of freshening up even the most utilitarian items in our homes, like a utensil jar.
A little artwork goes a long way, especially one with such a lovely color scheme.
A simple lacquer tray packs a big punch.
This pretty wallpaper looks like clouds but turns into something entirely different upon further investigation. I love little bits of surprise in home decor.
This rug would help freshen up a home with a neutral color palette.
I love the idea of adding real vegetation to a room with these funky hanging terrariums.
Sometimes all you need is a simple stripe.
This is the perfect shade of green to my eye. The lines of this chair also make it a showstopper.
Even modern spaces can be springy with this geometric area rug.
I'm imagining my favorite magazines placed on the top of this ceramic stool next to a sunny window. Sounds perfect, right?
This little owl is so sweet and would look great in a nursery or child's room.
Why not bring the outdoors in? This image will help you do just that.
Positive reinforcements never hurt anyone.
This transparent pendant light is the best find! The shape is lovely and the color has me green with envy.
Adding a pretty candle to a space goes a long way. They can add color, drama and sweet scents. Throw in perfect packaging, and I can't resist!
This tea towel would be a nice touch in any kitchen.
I don't think the popular zigzag pattern is going anywhere soon. Pump up the throw pillows on your bed by adding this pop of color.
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