Lifestyle

Spooky Halloween Decor

There’s still plenty of time to bring a frightful & sparkly glow, throughout your home. Halloween is beloved, because it allows you to express your most creative design, with a spooky twist. Decorating is most often associated with entertaining, but at The Mine, we want you to enjoy & celebrate your home everyday! Use these tips for …

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#AskAlexa: Enhancing Your Hallways

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! Interior Decorating Hallways and Stairwells Hallways and stairwells are some of the most underrated spaces to design.  If you have painted your rooms in …

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Bringing Nature Inside

It’s no secret that green is the hottest color of the year, especially this fall season. I think this trend is thriving because people want a sense of serenity into their home amidst all the chaos in the world. What better way to do this than bring nature inspired #minefinds into your favorite spaces? No …

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#AskAlexa: Mixing Old & New

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! Since The Mine announced a collaboration with Chairish, a purveyor of vintage finds, I’ve been thinking about one of my favorite topics in design …

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Making Thanksgiving Memorable

Family, friends, food, home… there are so many reasons to be thankful this coming season. Make your holiday furniture, dinnerware and decor as memorable as the meal you serve to make a lasting impression. While the food is what everyone envisions as the classic Thanksgiving what provides the perfect canvas for all the festivities is …

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#AskAlexa: Color and Paint

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! Color & Paint: For the past ten or fifteen years, we have been living in a beige world.  Sometimes it’s called neutral or monochromatic, …

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Out of Africa

It’s no surprise that places and different cultures around the world are, more than ever, inspiring and influencing today’s world of interior design. From Cuba to Africa, we’re seeing culture’s different styles, and different use of materials and textiles, channeled within interiors, and we love it. I recently went on a trip to Kenya and …

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Witch’s Potion Cocktail

Get in the spirit this Halloween with our Get Lucky Halloween Cocktail that is the perfect balance of sweet and spooky! When we first saw a photo of this cocktail, we couldn’t wait to mix one up for ourselves to taste what the buzz was about. Creating the signature eerie look was easier than we …

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Calling All Spirits

The spookiest holiday of the year calls for daring decor. But lest you think Halloween is only for the little ghosts and goblins in your life, I’ve gathered some of the most wickedly wonderful finds on The Mine for a ghoulish feast that’s unquestionably grown-up. Let’s set the scene: Pair deadly black and ghostly white …

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Create & Cultivate: Seattle

This fall, we had the pleasure of having the Create and Cultivate conference in our own backyard of Seattle! Just minutes from our headquarters, 800 women visited the Microsoft campus for a weekend full of of inspiring panels by esteemed businesswomen, actresses and female entrepreneurs. When we weren’t getting motivated by these #girlbosses, there were …

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7 Home Decor Trends For Fall 2017

As a trend analyst and designer, I spend hours upon hours scouring magazines, showrooms, catalogs, and Pinterest (basically anything interior design related), in search of the latest styles and trends. I stay up to date on what’s current, what’s to come, and what is no longer considered stylish. Of course, trends change between seasons.  We …

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Fall in Love Again: Outdoor Oasis

If you’re lucky enough to live in an area that is warm during the holiday months, take advantage of the sunshine and entertain outdoors! When purchasing decor items, it is tempting to stay simple and conservative. But the outdoors is really the place to go all out in expressing your style. An easy way to …