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Style So Simple’s – Must Try Christmas Decorating Ideas

Hello Everyone! I have been majorly MIA over the last month 🙁 I was away on a project in St. Louis and did not get a minute to think about blogging! I am heading back [...]

By | November 27th, 2017|Categories: Christmas Decorating, DESIGNER TIPS & TRICKS|10 Comments

Designer Tips and Tricks: How to create a great designed living room not just a good one.

How do you elevate your living room from good to great? Do you need to buy new furniture and decor.. and basically change the whole thing....Nope 🙂 Most people do have all the items they [...]

By | November 27th, 2017|Categories: DESIGNER TIPS & TRICKS, Interior Design Tips and Tricks, Living Rooms|0 Comments

Tricia’s New Bright Kitchen

Today I am going to do a blog that is slightly different from any of my others to date. I am going to share with you behind the scenes of a kitchen redesign completed in [...]

By | September 26th, 2017|Categories: Before and After, Kitchen, Style So Simple Redesigns|0 Comments

Style So Simple’s – Top 5 interior design trends for Autumn 2017

A few months ago I did a round-up of the interior design trends for 2017 and also how to make them work in your home for summer. But now as we say goodbye to Sammy [...]

By | September 15th, 2017|Categories: Autumn Trends 2017, Interior Design Trends 2017|6 Comments

10 Different Ways To Style Your Bedside Table

The bedside table often gets forgotten when designing our homes. It usually ends up as a storing space for books that you definitely will get around to reading, one or two empty glasses, headphones, chargers [...]

How to Make a Rental Your Own…Without losing your deposit!

There can be nothing worse than having to live in a home that you can't change or put your mark on. Well, you could change it but it may bite you when you go looking [...]

By | September 1st, 2017|Categories: Interior Design, Renters, Style So Simple, Styling Tips, Tips and Tricks|0 Comments

What Are The Best Furniture & Decor Stores? That Are Budget Friendly!

As I am a renter and not a home owner I really do not like to spend a huge amount on furniture and even decor knowing that I will most likely have to leave or [...]

By | August 25th, 2017|Categories: Accessories, Furniture, Furniture & Decor Stores, Interior Design|2 Comments

Everything You Need To Know About IKEA’s New 2018 Collection.

I promised I would do a blog on IKEA'S new products once they arrived in stores, and as of the 15th of this month, they are here and I am loving them. So, I have [...]

By | August 17th, 2017|Categories: Ikea|0 Comments

How To Make Your Home Brighter And More Inviting

So it is the last month of summer 🙁 and although we get amazing long days in Ireland during the summer months, we also get super short days in the winter 🙁 (major sad face!) [...]

By | August 10th, 2017|Categories: Interior Design, Interior Design Blogs|0 Comments

How To Make IKEA Look Expensive..Designer Secrets

I spent the month of July in Ireland and had no less than five yes FIVE trips to the lovely IKEA and as I was yapping all last week about their new collection. Why not keep [...]

By | August 2nd, 2017|Categories: Ikea, Interior Design|0 Comments

Breaking news: The New IKEA Catalogue Is Here, and its kinda amazing

Stop Everything!!! IKEA has just released the first images showcased in its 2018’s catalogue…. and YUP it's amazing!!!! It's no secret that I am a major IKEA fan and maybe get a little bit too excited for [...]

By | July 26th, 2017|Categories: Ikea, Interior Design|0 Comments

How To Create A Beach Haven In Your Home..Perfect For Summer!

So, guys, I have just finished a design for a teen boy and I have to say I have learned soo much from it! At first, I found it slightly trying purely because I had [...]

By | July 17th, 2017|Categories: Beach Interior, Bedrooms, Interior Design, Summer Trends 2017|0 Comments

How To Add Texture To Your Home For Summer 2017

So I have been yapping on for weeks now about the best 2017 Interior Design trends and how to use them in your home for summer.  I have loved every minute of it! I actually [...]

Make Your Interior Pop For Summer 2017 With Tropical Prints

With Pantone choosing vibrant greenery as the colour of the year for 2017, to Pinterest revealing that the houseplant trend has been one of the most shared interior trends for 2017, and now tropical prints making their way [...]

The Hottest Houseplants For Summer 2017 Are???

  I am heading back to Ireland in less than a week and I am sooooo excited! Ireland is amazing for greenery and scenery(see how that rhymed)...But we have one small issue in the Summer… [...]

The Perfect Trend For Summer 2017 – New Opulence

2016 was all about pastel shades and rose gold. Soft and subtle tones are still beautiful. But they have had their day in the sun 🙂 This year's New Opulence trend will feature rich velvets and [...]

How To Use Greenery In Your Home For Summer 2017

Okay, guys summer is here and the trends for 2017 are in (for a recap have a look at last weeks blog on the Top Trends for 2017 here). So, as promised, I am going [...]

Top Interior Design Trends For 2017

When I was back in Ireland last week my appreciation for a hot sunny day in our beautiful Éire spiralled. Even with living in sunny Spain for the past few months summer did not officially [...]

By | June 1st, 2017|Categories: Interior Design, Interior Design Trends 2017, Summer Trends 2017|2 Comments

12 Simple Ways To Use Satin Brass In Your Home

So Rose Gold and Copper were the must have finishes in your home for 2016 but this year it's all about Satin Brass. Featuring in Forbes ‘Top 10 Home Design Trends To Expect In 2017’ [...]

By | May 25th, 2017|Categories: Bedrooms, Furniture, Home Office, Kitchen, Living Rooms, Satin Brass|0 Comments

Interior Designers You Need To Follow On Instagram!

Before the internet, we used to rely on tear-outs from magazines to get our home inspiration.  I do still enjoy reading a good Interiors mag but thank god we now have the option of Pinterest and [...]

By | May 17th, 2017|Categories: Instagram, Interior Design Blogs, Style So Simple|0 Comments

Top 5 IKEA Hacks for 2017

  Following on from last weeks blog '8 IKEA Products Interior Designers Swear By' I have compiled a list of the best IKEA hacks of 2017. Well the best hacks so far, I’ll update the [...]

By | May 10th, 2017|Categories: DIY, Furniture, Hacks, Ikea, Interior Design Blogs|0 Comments

8 IKEA Products Interior Designers Swear By

Personally, I have a love/ hate relationship with IKEA. I kind of think most people feel this way. The prices are amazing and the Swedish giant always offers a furniture collection that is both classic and [...]

6 Easy Ways to Make Your Living Room More Luxurious Today

6 Easy Ways to Make Your Living Room More Luxurious Today If you suffer from major home interior design envy every time you open up Instagram or Pinterest...I get you...and if you are not ready [...]

By | April 27th, 2017|Categories: Interior Design Blogs, Living Rooms, Style So Simple|0 Comments

3 Blogs Every Interior Design Fan Needs To Follow

3 Blogs Every Interior Design Fan Needs To Follow If you are anything like myself and have a slight obsession with stunning interiors and décor finds, you probably already have a long list of blogs [...]

By | April 18th, 2017|Categories: Interior Design Blogs, Style So Simple|0 Comments

The Big Questions about Style So Simple

All month, I have been yapping on about Online Interior Design services from the different design houses out there, to Style So Simple - Ireland's own Online Interior Design service and Design House. To round [...]

By | April 11th, 2017|Categories: Style So Simple|0 Comments

What is Online Interior Design?

What is Online Interior Design? Online interior design is also known as e-design, remote design, or virtual design is making the interior design service accessible to clients that wouldn’t otherwise have the resources to work [...]

By | April 4th, 2017|Categories: Style So Simple|0 Comments

How to Hire and Interior Designer on a Budget

  How to Hire and Interior Design on a Budget As an Interior Designer, one of the most common questions I'm asked by friends and clients who are looking to revamp their home is ‘How [...]

By | March 28th, 2017|Categories: Style So Simple|0 Comments

What is Style So Simple?

What is Style So Simple? Style So Simple is an Irish online Interior Design company, providing personalized Interior design services for residential clients. Style So Simple works with your style and budget to transform you [...]

By | March 21st, 2017|Categories: Style So Simple|0 Comments