the inspiration files: winterizing

With the weather starting to get frosty and December right around the corner, my mind is wandering towards cozy and warm winter decorating. Over this next season, we spend so much time indoors (at least we do here in Ontario!), so it's nice to have a welcoming and snuggly pad to come home to. My favourite things to do at this time of year are to pile on the knit throws and pillows (it's all about layers and textures!), add in lots of candles, and inject some warmer colours like burnt orange, deep reds, or gold tones. It's also nice to bring in some greenery and natural elements to up the rustic factor. Here are some pretty dreamy spaces I have been spotting lately on ... CONTINUE READING