Sep 19 2019

HOW TO DECORATE YOUR FIREPLACE MANTLE FOR FALL 

As the outside gets colder, it’s time to warm things up inside, and by that I mean - our fireplaces are switched to on, and ready to go! But before we do that, we have to make our mantles match the season, and match the new cozy feeling that comes with putting on the fireplace. Whether you have an electric fireplace, or a wood-burning, or gas-burning, all fireplaces are amazing and provide that super comfy cozy vibe, that the fall...

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Sep 04 2019

HOW TO : Creating an Amazing Nook

Nothing is cozier than cuddling up with your favorite book, sipping on a nice hot cup of coffee or tea, and throwing a blanket over you as you let all the stress of the day melt away! Ah-hhhh. Doesn’t that just seem like the absolute perfect way to end the day? Well, in order to have this every day, you need to create the space for it! Creating a nook is something that is SO necessary if you ask me....

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Sep 02 2019

HOW TO : Creating an AMAZING Vignette

Guys, Vignettes are literally one of my go-to decor tricks. Why? Because they’re one of the easiest ways to add a complete and polished space to the look while incorporating a bunch of decor elements into one. If you’re confused about what I’m talking about - let me explain. A Vignette is a way the objects are arranged. It can be the way your wall art is displayed, or the way your plants on the floor are displayed, or even...

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Aug 29 2019

HOW TO : ART DECO (1920-1930) TRENDS

Along with Transformation Tuesday, we’re starting this bi-weekly topic of Throwback Thursday, where we’re going to take y’all on back to the design before our time! It’s hard to imagine interior design before it is what it is right now, but believe it or not, a lot of our trends and aesthetics of today, come from the past! Obviously, here at MegMade we are all about bringing past furniture to life, and its only fitting that we feature some of...

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Aug 26 2019

HOW TO : Decorating Your Front Porch for Fall!

This weather guys, I mean, come on! AH-MAZING! It has been so beautiful here in Chicago, the brisk air, the swift breeze, the sweater weather nights… fall is quickly arriving, and I am so here for it. If only it would stay like this, right? But while we have this awesome weather, let’s take advantage of it, and get going with our front porch fall decor! It’s the time where things get cozier, the nights get earlier, the air gets...

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Aug 19 2019

HOW TO : DECORATING WITH MIRRORS

Mirrors are an awesome decor element for your home. Mirrors are beautiful, versatile, and add character to the space, but they also provide function - which you know we love here at MegMade. Not only do they let you see your beautiful self, but they also provide function in some of the darkest or smallest spots in your home! Why? Because they literally make the space feel brighter and larger. I mean they literally reflect all the best things in...

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Aug 14 2019

HOW TO : MODERN DECOR

The word modern and modern decor is a term that’s often thrown around. Of course, technically speaking, anything today is “modern,” but, believe it or not, there’s a whole decor style that is - well, modern. Modern decor is often confused with contemporary decor. And although the two are often used interchangeably, they couldn’t be more different! Contemporary is whatever design is happening in the moment. Modern on the other hand embraces the past elements and has an actual set...

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Aug 12 2019

STYLING YOUR BOOKCASE

If any of y’all have a bookcase - it’s time to give it a makeover! Although its purpose is to technically store books, bookcases have revolutionized into an actual decor element for your home. They have become a way to display, like a display case if you will, and now can be a featured element in your home! Bookcases come in so many different styles to match any aesthetic, and can be used for storage, decor, and display!  Today, we’re...

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