Go Bold: Our Salon-Style Wall in Gold

Gallery walls are nothing new, from family portraits to the traditional salon rooms of Versailles they are a beautiful way to make a statement. A melting pot of culture and aristocracy, French salons galvanized the Enlightenment period with avant-garde art exhibitions as the backdrop for literary and political discussions. Held partly to amuse one another and partly to refine the taste and increase the knowledge of the participants through conversation, a salon gathering allowed people from varying backgrounds and wealth…

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Simple Ways to Update Your Space for Spring

Follow fleurdetroit’s board springspiration on Pinterest. Spring inspires bright colors and simple edits that help bring us out of our winter hibernation. With the snow turning into rain and the days warming up it is time to start unfurling from our winter naps and begin the spring updates. There’s a reason it’s called spring cleaning, the sun feels brighter and our homes begin to feel too cluttered and dusty. Begin by packing up the last of your holiday decorations (don’t…

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Winter Inspiration

It’s the time of year where we long for warm weather while our anticipation builds for the holiday season. The last of the autumn leaves cling to the tree limbs as we begin planning our winter centerpieces and décor. This month’s workshop has us playing with the winter whites as we design floral arrangements for the holiday season. In our last workshop post we showed you the first step in building your floral arrangement and today we move on to…

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