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#AskAlexa: How to Decorate Your Mantels for Christmas

We asked our Creative Director, Alexa Hampton, her pro tips on popular design topics. Follow our #AskAlexa series to get the inside scoop on what goes on behind her world-renowned designs! Decorating Your Mantels for Christmas Mantels are the modern-day altarpiece in the living room as they are usually the axial center of any space in which they sit. …

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The Mine ‘Pops Up’ with Pulp Design Studios

To celebrate the wrap of our preview party and pop-up shop, we thought we’d share the inspiration behind our exclusive curations for The Mine and our new collection of original designs, Kismet Lounge. The weekend long event filled with plenty of bubbly and shopping was certainly not to be missed and we are so thrilled …

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Cyber Sales Round-Up

I absolutely love Thanksgiving with its delicious food, football, and most importantly quality time with loved ones. But once that last piece of pie is eaten, I hit the sales and start shopping! Black Friday may be known for stampedes and wrestling for the prized flat screen, but you can skip the stress and shop …

Lifestyle

Holiday Gift Guide: For the Entertainer

The holidays are upon us! As we all know, parties this time of year are filled with laughter and good food, but it takes a lot of hard work to make it beautiful and memorable for years to come. That’s why I like to put extra thought into a gift for the host or hostess, …

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#AskAlexa: Prepare your Home This Holiday Season: The Short List

We asked our Creative Director, Alexa Hampton, her pro tips on popular design topics. Follow our #AskAlexa series to get the inside scoop on what goes on behind her world-renowned designs! It’s the time of the year when we’re all preparing for the invasion of family and house guests for the holidays. Here is my short …

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Moorea Seal for The Mine

Welcome to the new Moorea Seal store! We have been working away on our new storefront over the course of the last few months and collaborating with The Mine has made the process a whole lot more fun. We’re so excited to get to finally reveal the space to our Seattle shoppers and all our …

At Home

Cozy Home Décor for Fall Decorating

Whether you’re in bed curling up with a book or watching the newest fall hit show with friends, this season is all about comfort. That means it’s time to switch out light summer decor for sparkly accents and textures worthy of sweater weather. I definitely don’t need another excuse to pull out my fuzzy throws! …

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#AskAlexa: Travel Inspired Decor: A Worldly Look at Interior Design

We asked our Creative Director, Alexa Hampton, her pro tips on popular design topics. Follow our #AskAlexa series to get the inside scoop on what goes on behind her world-renowned designs! My father was a natural teacher and a perpetual student. His expertise was interior design, architecture, and art.  From an early age, this focused …

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Five Ways to Create a Striking Fall Tabletop

With Thanksgiving quickly approaching, and festivities already underway, the lists of tasks seem endless. But you can follow my 5 tops below for dressing your table in style. 1.  The perfect table setting: Keep your table setting simple. Set your table carefully, and with intention. Add place cards, to assist your guests with seating and …

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#AskAlexa: Setting a Table

We asked our Creative Director, Alexa Hampton, her pro tips on popular design topics. Follow our #AskAlexa series to get the inside scoop on what goes on behind her world-renowned designs! When I combined my apartment with the one next door, we were able to create a spacious dining room for entertaining friends and family. …

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High Point Fall 2017 Trend Recap

High Point Market is an annual week of reveal, in the celebrated home furniture & home decor industry. Celebrity editors, renowned designers & retailers of all sizes, gather to unveil & browse the new lines, surprising pieces & innovative concepts, all newly released for upcoming seasons. At The Mine, we’re always on the hunt for …

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#AskAlexa: Dressing Up with Drapery

We asked our Creative Director, Alexa Hampton, her pro tips on popular design topics. Follow our #AskAlexa series to get the inside scoop on what goes on behind her world-renowned designs! Window treatments can serve both practical and aesthetic needs.  In the days before central heating, heavy lined curtains did wonders to block drafts and …