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Trend Alert! Learn the Ropes

Everything from wall hangings to chairs and materials including rattan, sisal, yarn and more have been making an appearance in the world of interior design for a few years. As a personal fan, I’m happy to see the trend continue to take off in more modern forms, shapes and even nautical expressions! An almost new …

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Getting Bathroom Vanity Lighting Right

You use your bathroom each day to put your best face forward, yet you probably don’t think about giving this spot the design it deserves. A great place to start is lighting – having the correct fixtures will give you optimal illumination to do your makeup or shave without the need for natural light! There …

Lifestyle

Embrace the Chill – Host a Winter Party!

With the holidays a memory and only a few short months till Spring, now is a perfect time to host people in your home. Winter evokes feelings of family, reflection and a time to celebrate new beginnings. Whether you’re honoring a special occasion or looking for an excuse to gather your friends together, consider one …

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Pretty Laundry Room Organization Ideas

I like to think of my laundry room as a laboratory. I look forward to spending time in this quiet space, concocting the perfect pre-treatment for each stain, mixing and sprinkling my favorite essential oils onto unscented dryer sheets and discovering what products work best on each fabric. I take great pride in these small …

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The Mine and Lowe’s Pop Up in NYC Pt. 2

In December, we paired up with Lowe’s, our parent company, to host a Pop Up in their New York City Chelsea storefront! Since this was such a hit (you can read all about it here), we decided to do it again – this time with a twist. First off we are at a second location; …

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Simplify Your Space

2018 is in full swing and so are New Year’s resolutions! If you promised yourself to stay organized you aren’t alone. This goal is a popular one for good reason – you’ll feel refreshed when your space is decluttered! We are covering three major rooms in your home to help you get started. Follow along …

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New Year New Room: 3 Tips for Refreshing Your Bedroom

This time of year is my favorite because it inspires change! Many people focus on exercise, dieting, or budgeting. But I think the best place to refresh is your home – after all, your space should inspire your new goals! For instance, if you cleanse your space of clutter it will make room for meaningful …

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Editor’s Picks: Living Your Best Life

With a new year comes new goals and of course at the top of the list is usually being healthy. That can mean numerous things such as eating healthy, being fit, etc. But here at The Mine we like to think that being healthy goes further than that. The items that we use in our …

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The Mine’s Edit: A White January

Happy New Year! We’re kicking off the new year with a series, The Mine’s Edit, where we feature and discuss what’s inspiring us each month! Inspiration is found all over our office, through each new product, industry events, and lifestyle trends. We are starting off 2018 refreshed and excited to share more inspiration than ever. …

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2018 Interior Design Trends We’re Most Excited About

With the new year comes new designers, new collections, new trends, and I love it. Design can be classic, elegant, risky, and it’s an evolving art that is fun to watch, and I look forward to seeing the world of design, and the trends that come with it, this new year. When it comes to …

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Editor’s Picks: Our Favorite Spaces of 2017

2017 is coming to an end and we are getting excited for 2018 and all the new possibilities it holds! Fresh year, fresh start. Before we say goodbye to 2017, we want to take a moment to recognize a few of our favorite designs from 2017, why we love them and our must haves pieces …

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#AskAlexa: Area Rugs as a Decorative Element

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! Using Area Rugs as a Decorative Element Despite their ubiquity, area rugs can be a decorative element with which it is confusing to work. …