Category Archives: Inspiring Home Decor Ideas

A collection of decorating ideas that give your home that signature Balsam Hill elegance

Dagmar Obert | Balsam Hill Design Consultant

Home Transition: From Winter to Spring

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The enchanting beauty of snow blanketing the earth is one of the reasons many people love winter. But the breathtaking colors and splendor of spring is also a welcome sight. Take your cue from the surrounding landscape and transition your home from winter to spring with these decorating tips and ideas.

Forget Red, Think GREEN

Step out of winter by rotating out pieces of red décor that warmed up your home during the cold season. While this color still provides nice contrast in mid-February, it will look and feel tired when March comes around.

Mirror the emerging color outside by adorning your home with green décor items. Start introducing decorations that can last through May, such as a spring moss topiary and a leafy centerpiece.

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Dagmar Obert | Balsam Hill Design Consultant

Home Color Trends 2015: Bold, Bright and Subtle

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The year 2015 presents a number of exciting options for home decorating, especially when it comes to color schemes. The year of the radiant orchid, which served as a calm, distinguished presence in the home, has paved the way for a more earthen hue. As we welcome Pantone’s 2015 Color of the Year, let’s take a look at other palettes that can give your home a fresh and updated look.

Warm Tones

Warmer colors are starting to come back into vogue. A rich, reddish-brown, Marsala is a subtly seductive shade that has some grounding. The Pantone Color Institute describes it as a color that enriches the mind, body, and soul, while exuding confidence and stability. This comes from the fact that is often found underfoot, I imagine.

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Dagmar Obert | Balsam Hill Design Consultant

My Balsam Hill Home: The Perfect Place for Man’s Best Friend

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The holidays are best enjoyed with loved ones, which sometimes include the furry creatures that are part of the family. Always willing to give their love and loyalty, pets deserve nothing less than our care and affection. This season, make your dog feel loved and comfortable by adding special touches to your home.

Create a Relaxing and Comfortable Space for your Dog

Cozy Microfiber Pet Sofa from Balsam Hill

Keep your dog comfortable at all times with the Cozy Microfiber Pet Sofa from Balsam Hill

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Dagmar Obert | Balsam Hill Design Consultant

Creating a Woodland Themed Christmas Tree

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The woods offer a lot of hidden treasures that give a whole lot of meaning to beauty. From the vibrant greeneries, to a buzzing ecosystem, the breathtaking forest is a great source of creative inspiration. I drew some ideas from this landscape to design a woodland themed Christmas tree that will add life to any space.

Ornaments to Use

Woodland Ornament Set by Balsam Hill

Capture the enchanting vista of the woods with Balsam Hill’s 35-piece Woodland Ornament Set

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