• Trends in Home Decor this Winter

    Author: Custom Draperies | | Categories: decor , downtownpembroke , homedecor , shoplocal , smallbusiness , style , trends

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    Are you looking to revamp your decor this winter?  We have done some research and came across some design trends that may inspire you.  Gorgeous Peacock Blue:    Peacock blue is a colour that really stands out. One of the most common ways to bring it into your home is by finding multiple accessories such as light fixtures, area rugs and throw blankets to decorate throughout your space. A peacock blue accent  wall in a mostly neutral room would also be gorgeous. When paired with grey, white or wood tones, this blue really pops. Retro is Trending:    It seems that the "Mad Men" inspired mid-century modern…

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  • 16 gift ideas for mom - Christmas 2019

    Author: Noella Stevens | | Categories: christmas , christmas2019 , gift , giftideas , holidays , homedecor , motherhood , smallbusiness

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    Christmas will be here before you know it. Here are a few ideas of creative gifts for the moms in our lives. 1) Home cleaning services: Moms are busy - whether it's work, cooking, cleaning, taking care of the grandkids (or the kids). Why not treat the woman who gives and gives with a professional deep house cleaning? It would be one less thing on her plate!   2) A weighted blanket: Weighted blankets are popping up everywhere. They are proven to have many benefits from combating stress, to alleviating restless leg syndrome to helping calm anxiety. In addition, many of these blankets…

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  • Finding your perfect pillow

    Author: Custom Draperies | | Categories: backpain , bedding , comfort , cozy , homedecor , pillow , rest , sleep , smallbusiness

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    Finding your perfect pillow         Using the wrong pillow can cause headaches, back pain and sore necks. Here is a list of tips and tricks to get the perfect restful night’s sleep.   Before you start browsing for that perfect pillow, you first need to ask yourself which position you generally sleep in. Since we tend to move a lot in our sleep, the easiest way to determine this is to actively pay attention to what position you’re in when you first wake up.     An overwhelming 74 percent of people are side sleepers who should look for a pillow that supports their head, neck, ear…

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