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:: Make The Mirror Work For You In Your Home ::


Tuesday Tips

Bright coastal chic space with a large mirrorMirrors can be your best friend or the thing you hate most. It all depends on your mood and mainly what you see in the reflection. However, mirrors that are used for decorating purposes will always be your best friend. They can add light to the space and make small spaces appear larger. If you have a small space to work with, or your home is smaller, you can make the space look bigger with mirrors. It will open the room up and make it feel brighter and larger.

By putting a mirror opposite a window or a set of windows it will bring more light into the space. It also helps to get a little scientific. You’ll want to know where the sun shines through into your home. You don’t want those mirrors turning into reflectors that constantly blind you. That will bring unwanted light into the space and make you wish you didn’t have those beautiful mirrors.

You can also put those mirror to work. Hang them opposite your favorite piece of art and have the mirror reflect the art. This will draw more attention to it and truly make it the center of the room.

Mirrors can be fun and very useful. Get started on your mirror search by coming into one of the stores or get started online at Tuvalu HomeCoastal entryway with a large octogon shaped mirror Large drift wood mirror adding a rustic beach vibe


:: Coastal Home Decor Pins #32 ::


Monday Pins

Bright coastal chic beach house with plenty of colorMonday means it’s time to add more coastal home decor pins to those Pinterest boards! That’s right! We’ve got five more beautiful coastal influenced pins that are begging to be pinned! So pin ’em and share ’em, boys and girls! We hope you have a good week and get inspired! Happy Monday!

Find more coastal home decor and ideas on the Tuvalu Home Pinterest!
Coastal bedroom with blue accents Coastal living room with boho chic style and decor Open coastal studio with boho chic influence White coastal living room with a monochromatic theme

:: Coastal Home Decor Pins #30 ::


Monday Pins

Boho chic coastal living roomIt’s time for your Monday pins! This week we have five more coastal home decor inspired pins for your Pinterest boards. So get those pin buttons ready, ladies and gentlemen, because it’s time to pin! We hope you have a good week and you’re staying cool because it’s been hot hot hot! Happy Monday!

Do you want more Tuvalu Home inspired coastal decor? Then head to the Tuvalu Home Pinterest!
Coastal chic space with black and white hues Open coastal home with lots of space and natural light Open shelves in a coastal beach cottage kitchen Outdoor coastal space with mixed woods and materials

:: Coastal Home Monday Pins #7 ::


Monday Pins

Coastal chic decor in a beach houseMonday, Monday, time for pins! Let’s celebrate another week with a couple coastal home decor pins! This week we’ve gathered photos that feature coastal chic inspired spaces. We love the bohemian influence that easily pairs with the look and we have a good feeling you will too. So no more waiting, time for pinning! Hit those boards and get the most out of your coastal home pins!

Find more coastal chic inspired pins and style on the Tuvalu Home Pinterest!
Coastal chic decor with bohemian influence Coastal chic with bohemian style infused Cute, chic coastal decor in the living room Minimalist look in the bedroom with a light and almost tropical feel

:: Spotted! Sky Blue Tie Dye Pillow ::


Feature Friday

spotted-sky-blue-tie-dye-pillow-hgtv-home-decor-tuvalu-homeLook what we found in HGTV Magazine! The sky blue tie dye pillow! This pillow is tie dyed with a sky blue and white pattern which brings a cute, boho chic look to any space. It also has brown leather stitching giving it a unique look and feel. Get a closer look at the sky blue tie dye pillow online TuvaluHome.com! Happy Friday!

:: Coastal Bedrooms For Kids ::


Tuesday’s Tips

Designing for kids is always a blast! You get to decorate with all the fun and playful options that you normally don’t get to. Dust off that crazy imagination and get ready to collaborate with the most fun clients around – kids. The excitement that comes from them participating in the design of their new space is what it’s all about. Let’s take a look a few rooms to get you in the right design space and bring out your inner child!

Colors, color, colors! You have an endless color options and palettes to work with when it comes to kids’ bedrooms. No color is off limits. Not all designers want to stray too far from the overall style and feel of the home’s decor which means they won’t go too crazy with the colors. And others will let the kids pick out their favorite colors and go wild! It’s a great way to get the kids involved and creates a fun environment for them to be themselves. You don’t want them waking up in a dark, gloomy space do you? No way! So bring out the colors!

Looking to bring a little color to the kid’s bedroom, but not wanting to go all out? Then colored accents are your new best friends! Use accent colors to bring small pops of bright colors into the space without going overboard with colors. Stay true to the home’s overall theme and still have a little fun in the kid’s room. Accenting the right pieces can be tricky, you want the accented pieces to be noticed, however, you don’t want eyes to linger on them. Start with a few accented pieces and then add or subtract from there.

You can bring fun design pieces into the kid’s bedroom that both of you will like! Do you have an extra model sail boat, vintage chest or rustic dresser that needs a home? Well, there’s no reason to count out the kids’ bedrooms. They will get a kick out of having something like a model sail boat in their room and you can finally display it instead of hiding it in the garage or attic.

Speaking of model sail boats, they are the perfect addition and decor pieces for the kids’ bedrooms. Designers beware, you may want to avoid investing in antique or vintage model because they are more than likely going to be looked at as toys and not models. We all know where that leads – broken or ‘lost’.

Not into bright colors? Here’s kids’ bedroom designed with soft, neutral colors. It’s simple, calm and inviting. There’s nothing over the top about this space and there doesn’t need to be; sometimes less is more. We love a space that looks like it was put together effortlessly and this has just that look.

:: Spotted! Surya Zahara Pouf ::


Feature Friday

spotted! surya zahara pouf room magazine tuvalu homeWe’re featured in Romantic Homes magazine special issue Rooms! In their “Gypsy Movement” section you can find the Suyra Sahara Pouf! The Sahara Pouf is hand made of 100% wool with a marvelous traditional weave. This piece embodies impeccable artistry while maintaining principles of affordability and durable design, making it the ideal accessory for your decor. Get a closer look at the Sahara Pouf on the Tuvalu Home Store!

:: Coastal Boho Chic Pins ::


Coastal living room with boho chic decorGet inspired by these coastal, boho chic spaces! Each space has an eclectic, bohemian inspired style that captures some totally chic and coastal vibes. You could just lay around in each of these spaces all day and be perfectly okay with it. So get that pin button ready because these are going straight to the boards!

Follow Tuvalu Home on Pinterest and see what we’re pinning on our boards here!
Boho chic backyard with coastal influences Boho chic patio space decorated in beauitful blues Coastal bedroom with simple boho chic influences Tropical space with a boho style

:: Coastal Moroccan Decor ::


What’s Trending Wednesday

Beautiful moroccan coastal bedroom over looking the clear blue waterMoroccan decor is bright, colorful and coastal in nature. So of course, we natural love it. It also brings a boho chic feeling without even trying. The style plays with our eyes and guides them on a tour of the space with colors and patterns. Patterns are a main theme in the Moroccan style as well. The patterns bright and bold with fun shapes.

Check out some of these Moroccan designed spaces. See how these designers paint the space with bright colors and fun patterns.
Clean moroccan coastal bedroom Coastal Moroccan Decor in the living room Modern coastal space decorated with moroccan accents Moroccan outdoor backyard space

:: The Bungalow On Marcie Taylor! ::


Feature Friday

Hobie-and-Tuvalu-Bungalow_small Just in case you haven’t gotten your fill of the Pacific Edge Hotel bungalows, we’ve got more! Check out this great write up and pictures of the bungalows, especially the Hobie and Tuvalu one, from Marcie Taylor! Jump over to her blog and read her post here! Happy Friday!