Journal

2018 trends (4)Amy schuermann interiors (27)Amy youngblood interior (2)Amy youngblood interiors (20)Amy youngblood schuermann interior designs (3)Art (5)Art deco (4)Atmosphere (23)Awards (3)Ayi team (6)Back to school (3)Basement (1)Bathroom (3)Bathroom organization (1)Bedroom (4)Bench seating (1)Brass (1)Children's room (2)Christmas (7)Cincinnati (14)Cincinnati home (1)Cincy lifestyle (2)Classic design trends (5)Color trends (10)Commercial design (1)Condo (1)Cozy (6)Cubbies (2)Decor (27)Design (10)Designbuildcincy (2)Durability (4)Entertaining (18)Entertainment (1)Entry rug (1)Entryway (4)Event (1)Events (20)Fabric (4)Fall (12)Family room (2)Fashion (2)Gallery wall (2)Gifts (1)Granite (2)Green design (3)Halloween (1)Hearth room (1)High point (2)Holiday planning (8)Home renovation (30)Houzz (1)How to get started (21)Hyde park (5)Hygge (1)Indigo hippo (1)Indoor plants (3)Inspiratiom (3)Inspiration (80)Interior design (80)Interior design trends (43)Junior league of cincinnati (2)Kids bathroom (1)Kitchen (4)Laminates (1)Leed (1)Leed design (1)Light fixtures (3)Lighting (9)Living room (5)Marble (1)Metallics (6)Midcentury modern (5)Mt.lookout (2)Mudroom (2)Natural (5)Nature (7)Neocon (1)Neutral (7)Nonprofit (2)Office (3)Office space design (1)Organization (7)Organize (1)Otr (1)Outdoor (6)Over the rhine (1)Paint (8)Palette (11)Party (9)Patio (4)Pattern (5)Philosophy (4)Pillows (1)Powder room (2)Projects (3)Publications (9)Quartz (2)Relax (1)Remodeling (4)Renovation (9)Rug (2)Rugs (2)Spring design trends (4)Storage (5)Style (61)Summer outdoor entertaining (3)Thanksgiving (4)Tile (4)Tour of kitchens (3)Trends (31)Wallpaper (7)Walnut hills (1)Winter (6)Wood flooring (2)

Blog Entries - tag: 'Decor'

Pillows, The Perfect Solution!

We have heard the following from some of our clients, and I'm pretty sure this has happened to you too… "One day, I was walking around my home and had the feeling that something was missing in my living room. Something that could brighten up the room,

read more …

Thanksgiving Décor

The Thanksgiving holiday is opening this week! Our tradition is to have family and friends gather together to enjoy the company of good friends and family and a delicious feast. For those that are having guests for this coming holiday, I will show you some

read more …

How to Kid-Proof Your Bathroom?

When it comes to remodeling your house or just designing the house of your dreams, you may have to make a list of the things that are more used for you and your family. Especially when you have kids you might want to have a kid-friendly environment that will

read more …

Want to be Happier? How Improving your Interiors Can Enhance your Mood” as Seen on Fox19 NOW with Jessica Brown

It’s a proven fact (even Oprah once said it!) that the interior design of your home can evoke positive or negative feelings in people. Your home is ultimately a place where you want to feel secure, relaxed and even inspired. Not to mention, a lot of

read more …

Our Top 5 Fall Interior Design Trends as Seen on Channel 9's CincyLifestyle

I was recently a guest of Allie Martin on Channel 9's Cincy Lifestyle show, and shared our favorite Interior Design Trends for Fall. Let's check them out!     ART DECO The art deco style is back and pushing boundaries in

read more …

How to Incorporate the Color Black into Your Interiors

When I have asked people about their thoughts on incorporating black into their interior space, most of their answers were negative. They think using an enormous amount of black would look Gothic. Some think it wouldn't be appropriate for a living space,

read more …

Light Up Your Interior Space

Light in our interiors is a priority. You can completely change the atmosphere of a room by the color of the light, by how soft, strong and dramatic it is, or by the position of it. For this new post we will show you our top 5 types of interior

read more …

Submerge your Home in Nature!

If you haven’t already, it’s time to consider adding some greenery to your home. Houseplants will elevate your favorite space at any moment and it's the perfect accessory for our interiors!  Below is a list of our top five houseplants that

read more …

The Wave of Wallpapers is Making a Comeback!

Wallpapers are slowly making a comeback into interior design trends for 2018. The resurgence of modern wallpapers brings new ideas to highlight your personal style in dramatic ways without breaking the bank. Isn’t that awesome??? In this blog, we will

read more …

Get in the Ethnic Mode!

Rugs are one of the best decorative accessories, especially in these months of transition when temperatures begin to fall and living spaces gradually require more warm, inviting and cozy tapestries and decorations. Also, rugs serve to cover our floors,

read more …

What's Up with Your 5th Wall?

There are days that we wake up wanting to make a radical change to our home. The most practical thing to do is to change the color of your walls to give a different feel to the space. It will sound that simple but many times you ask thousands of questions

read more …

Top Summer Interior Design Trends as seen on Channel 9's Cincy Lifestyle show

While there are a lot of Hot Trends for this literally hot summer...these are my top favorites for the season: 1.  Bold Pops of Color:  One trend we are seeing is mixing 2 or more bold colors grounded against a neutral canvas  Even, if your

read more …

The Benefits of Interior Plants as Decor

Posted on: March 27, 2018
Tags: Interior design, Decor, Indoor plants

With the spring around the corner and the increasing news about health benefits, interior plants are rapidly becoming the must-have for every trendy interior space. You can place them in each room, using hanging plants for shelves and mantelpieces,

read more …

5 Trending Colors for Your Bedroom

Posted on: January 16, 2018
Tags: Style, Trends, Interior design, Decor, Inspiration, Palette, Color trends, Bedroom

It's the middle of winter and we're all feeling a bit tired of the cold weather, especially with all of the snow we have been having lately in Cincinnati! It's been one snow storm after the next and all we can think about is staying inside our warm homes and

read more …

Warm up your Home for Thanksgiving

With Thanksgiving just a week away, now is the time to give your home that cozy, warm feeling before hosting that big dinner, if you haven't started to already! Here at Amy Youngblood Interiors, fall makes us crave warmer textiles, richer colors, and

read more …

How to Create the Perfect Thanksgiving Centerpiece

Fall is in full swing in Cincinnati and Thanksgiving is now just a few weeks away! It's hard to believe that the temperatures have already dropped to the 30's and we even had some snow flurries flying around this past weekend. All this chilly and dreary

read more …

Why You Should Embrace Brass

Posted on: September 15, 2017
Tags: Style, Interior design trends, Interior design, Inspiration, Decor, Brass

I know what you're thinking: is brass really making a comeback? And the answer is, yes! It really is, and it's back and better than ever.  If you're like most home owners who bought their homes in the 1970’s through the 1990’s, you have

read more …

How to Decorate with Natural Elements

Posted on: September 5, 2017
Tags: Natural, Nature, Decor, Interior design trends, Inspiration, Fall

As September begins, fall is just around the corner in Cincinnati. And with fall, comes cooler temperatures, which means our gardens are nearing the end of their seasons. But you don’t have to forgo the beauty and greenery of summer completely if you

read more …

Tips on Selecting the Perfect Throw Pillows

Posted on: July 24, 2017
Tags: Style, Interior design trends, Inspiration, Decor

Throw pillows are the perfect accessory to add a pop of color or texture to an otherwise plain piece of furniture of space.  There are endless options when it comes to throw pillows, which makes the decision of selecting your pillows that much harder.

read more …

How to Choose the Right Mirror for Your Home

Posted on: June 19, 2017
Tags: Style, Interior design trends, Inspiration, Decor

Reflecting the beauty of your interior spaces through the use of mirrors is not only a classy way to improve your space, but it’s quite simple too! Mirrors help to enlarge a space by giving it dimensionality, while simultaneously reflecting light,

read more …

Fresh Ways to Be Festive this Christmas

At Amy Youngblood Interiors, we're moving towards a more natural holiday décor with the deep greens and golds of the season. While faux can be fabulous, decorating with plastic greenery and trees, this season calls for something a little more real.

read more …

Why Wallpaper is Making a Comeback

Wall coverings are no longer a thing of the past. Companies have updated their offerings and provide a swath of options in a variety of colors, textures, materials, and sheens.  Natural materials (linen, grasscloths) add some background texture and

read more …

How to Design a Gallery Wall in Your Home

Posted on: October 8, 2015
Tags: Interior design, Inspiration, Gallery wall, How to get started, Decor, Trends

Are you accumulating a large pile of children’s artwork? Do you have an assortment of old family photos or letters? Have you acquired a collection of interesting maps, mirrors, or artwork?  Creating a gallery wall is a great way to give these items

read more …

4 Simple Tips for a Kid-Friendly Entryway

The kids are headed back to school, and soon, they’ll be coming home with backpacks, friends, jackets, soccer gear, and muddy boots.  Instead of finding jackets and backpacks on your dining room table or one your favorite chair in the living room,

read more …

What You Should Know Before Purchasing a Rug

Posted on: August 5, 2015
Tags: Durability, Amy youngblood interior, Interior design, Decor, Rug

   Purchasing a rug can be a daunting task.  With so many options to choose from—ranging in fiber content, style, construction, and, most certainly, price—one can easily become overwhelmed.  Don’t fret; we’re

read more …

Your House for the Holidays

The holidays can be a busy time for interior designers!   With parties and gatherings abound,  almost everyone feels the need to update their space!  A lot of my clients want that new sofa or possible updated window treatments....just to name a few things.

 

read more …

Color Trends

Posted on: October 24, 2011
Tags: Style, Decor, Interior design, Trends

Wow!   I just received my latest issue of Elle Decor (in which my company is listed in the Designer Registry) and its all about color.    These are some trends I'm seeing and doing right now in color: PURPLE.  Purple is very "in"  right now.  

read more …