1. I’m an overstuffed couches and farmhouse dining tables kinda girl. My fiance is all about modernism and sleek angles. I’m pretty sure that, when we move in together (again), our house will be completely mixed, too! Can’t wait for those fights… I mean, those opportunities for compromise? haha :)

  2. Megan says

    I’m with you, I love when things aren’t too matched. It gives the space more personality. I’m also a fan of neutral base colors like grey with pops of color. Similar to the top left photo! I think I may have that photo on my pinboard as well.

  3. I love a mix, but I stick to a limited color palette. I think it’s important to mix warm and cool tones, too. Not just colors. All grey appears icy, but if you add in some camel or warm leather or bronze, it keeps it interesting.

  4. I really need to straighten up my Pinterest boards. At one point, I had them in order, but I’ve added new boards and needing to delete others than I’m not adding to as much as I thought I would.

  5. Oh I love this! I totally agree with making a space completely your own. Cozy and lived in with eclectic personality. Perfectly inspiring.

  6. Yes, I’ve been doing that too. Really helps to at least write one little thing about what you like or the reason you pinned the picture. Even if it’s as simple as “lots of light.” I hate it when people just put a period or empty space in the comments area. It also hinders searching.


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