Is Subway tile outdated?

Is Subway tile outdated?

I saw someone write somewhere that they were so tired of seeing subway tile EVERYWHERE. Not just in different houses, but the SAME EXACT tile in the kitchen as in the bathroom(s). And it made me think - huh - is that so bad? Is that BORING?

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And the survey says...(your answers to design challenges questions)

I sent out a quick survey - only 2 questions - to my email list recently, because I am so interested in what people's home decor/design challenges are.

The questions were: 

1) What are your BIGGEST challenges in design/decorating?

and 2) There's a TON of info out there - what would help you with your challenges?

I got back so many fascinating, good answers. Answers like:

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Interior Trends this year...plus what I don't miss from years past!

Interior Trends this year...plus what I don't miss from years past!

I love seeing what’s trending in the Interior Design world, but don’t get me wrong: I don’t like to blindly follow trends, like fashion, I like what I like. But I love that most of what I am seeing is appealing to my aesthetic. Here’s my faves:

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It's a New Year! 3 quick ways to free up space

It's a New Year! 3 quick ways to free up space

I love a fresh, new year. There’s something special about these long winter nights, where life’s rhythm changes a bit. They make me want to do some purging and organizing and get life in order. It’s the perfect time, too, since after the holidays my house can sure use a re-set and I feel like I’m ready for the New Year.

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Stumped with your room?

Stumped with your room?

Who doesn’t have a room they struggle with, in some way or another? I know I do. It could be a room where you like your furnishings ‘just fine’, but something is off. Maybe the way the furniture is arranged doesn’t work. Maybe you have a room you just kind of ignore, because it doesn’t feel functional or enjoyable to be in at all.

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