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7 Ideabooks by The Yellow Cape Cod
Host a Laid-Back Girls’ Night in Your Own Backyard
Ever feel like getting away with your friends, but don’t have the time, money or energy to plan an excursion? Bringing interior design elements outside for a few hours allowed me to create a chic setting for a summertime girls’ night around...
To Chop or Not to Chop?
Karate-chopped pillows pop up in design photos all the time — to the delight of some, the dismay of others. Here's why
Even though pillow chopping is often referred to as a trend, it’s a topic that has stirred the design pot for quite a few years and is still alive and well here on Houzz. As a regular Houzz reader, I’ve noticed the debate over chopped pillows in...
Tracy and Chad
Guest Picks: Take Your Family Photo Wall to a New Dimension
Looking to freshen up your family photo wall? Is it feeling a little flat? Adding dimension to your display will take it from flat to fab in no time. In this ideabook, I’m sharing some of my favorite ways to enhance your personal photo gallery...
Touchdown! How to Host a Winning Super Bowl Party
Score with football fans by offering great seating, viewing and snack options and a touch of team spirit
Coming from a family of football lovers, it pains me to admit that I’m not the biggest football fan out there (unless we’re talking about my kids’ league — then you can totally give me that title). I do, however, love big game days like...
Got Hand-Me-Down Dinnerware? Make a Memorable Meal
They might be mismatched and not your style, but those inherited plates and forks can help bring meaning to your table
I’m not one to hang on to everything, but there are certain things that have been passed on to me from loved ones that I can’t let go of. Recently, while organizing our storage room, I came across a box of milk glass dinnerware...
Guest Picks: Step Up Your Shelf Displays
If one of your New Year’s decorating resolutions happens to be sprucing up your shelves, this ideabook is for you. As a professional home stylist, I commonly get asked to help clients style their shelves. Whether they have a built-in display space,...
Shine Up Your Holidays With DIY Mercury Glass Globes
Get expensive-looking decorations for the cost of paint and glass, with blinged-out orbs you can make at home
As a professional home stylist, I’m always on the lookout for interesting and unique accessories. Decorating for the holidays is no different. After all, this is the time of year when we want our homes to look their best. Finding distinctive...