Big Holiday Gifts for the Home That Keep on Giving

Once upon a time a misguided soul came up with the idea of spouses not exchanging holiday gifts to save money. But “I won’t get you anything, and you don’t get me anything” is a recipe for disaster!

One of the two won’t live up to the bargain and will buy a heartfelt gift.
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Spruce Up the Entryway for the Holidays

Spruce Up the Entryway for the Holidays

If your entryway is strictly utilitarian without regard for style or it’s not really useful at all, maybe it’s time to turn coming home into a special moment with an attractive and highly-functional custom entryway or mudroom. Even a small space can be infused with color, style and beautiful […]

Enjoy a Labor-Free Labor Day with an Organized Home

One of the biggest advantages to an organized home is that you can take a day off every now and then without worrying about chaos taking over. You can even take the entire Labor Day weekend to enjoy the fruits of your labors the rest of the year. Sit back and relax and enjoy a […]

10 Back To School Organization Tips To Save The Day

Since back to school rolls around once a year, every year, you’d think it wouldn’t be a surprise. But, just like April 15, Tax Day, some people are never quite ready. The whole family scrambles at the last minute to get kids up and dressed, lunches made, backpacks loaded, and teeth and hair brushed as […]

How to Properly Care for Your Summer Wardrobe

Summer wardrobes are for fun. More than any other time of the year, shedding your work clothes and getting into something comfortable is the high point of the day! Bared shoulders, lacy tank tops, shorts, faded denim and gauzy cotton dresses make summer the height of carefree fashion. But unless you’re a Kardashian (who undoubtedly […]

Design a Mudroom or Entryway to Take the Bite Out of Winter

Entryways and mudrooms serve two major functions, points of entry and pick-up/drop-off areas. As a point of entry, you want them to be inviting for family and friends and make a positive impression of your home. As a pick-up/drop-off area, they need to be “full service” for your family, assisting with organized comings and goings. […]

New Year, New Look: Get Inspired With the 2018 Colors of the Year

Every year end, all eyes turn to the color experts for what hues will be trending in the New Year. Leading the way is the Pantone Color Institute’s Spring Fashion Color Trend Report for New York Fashion Week. They release the color palette that will drive fashion for the next 12 months, ultimately choosing one […]

Jan 18, 2018|Categories: Seasonal|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

2017’s Favorite Tips to Organize Your Whole Home

Before we say a final goodbye to 2017, let’s take a look back at some of the favorite Tailored Living® blogs on home organization and gracious living. Decluttering homes and garages and calming household chaos are always popular conversations, and they just happen to be some of the things that Tailored Living’s whole home organization […]

Jan 5, 2018|Categories: Seasonal|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Get Your Garage and Home Ready for Winter

There’s no denying that winter can complicate things. From increased energy bills to icy sidewalks and wet streets, wintertime demands some preparedness measures to avoid common problems that can plague the coldest months.

Shorter days mean less daylight, resulting in dark garages and shadowy walkways
Rain and snow make indoor and outdoor surfaces slippery
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Four Tips for the Perfect Winter Closet

In most parts of the country, the changing seasons mean changing wardrobes. This is the time of year we start looking for where we stored our sweaters, wooly socks and fluffy scarves. Major closet congestion can occur as wardrobes collide—sundresses, shorts and sandals competing for space with cold weather fashions, boots and coats.

Before the full […]