Matching Smatching: Mix It Up in the Dining Room

 

Matching is for Garanimals. When it comes to dining room tables and chairs, not matching is so much more interesting. Although it might take some thought to create just the right mix, using random chairs has its benefits. You can collect them over time and you can often find one off chairs at great prices, new or used. For inspiration, take a look at the images below or watch this episode of Dear Genevieve to see her dining room makeover, from predictably formal for fabulously casual.

from DesignSquish

Mismatch Chairs from Apartment Therapy

Q & A: Kid Proof Paint Recomendation

Q & A: Kid Proof Paint Recomendation

I have 3 kids under the age of 8 and wanted to know which brand of paint is good to buy.  You know how lil’ hands leave marks everywhere! ~ Luz Oh, yes. . . as a mother of two boys, I know all about marks on the walls.  Whether it’s tiny tire tracks, gooey [...]