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The expression “if these walls could talk” has always inspired me. I believe your walls should talk. They are blank canvases in your home for full self-expression. One of the first comments people make when they enter my home is that they love how our walls tell a story. Our home is filled with beautiful art from family photos taken by both professional photographers and myself to art done by my children. I believe our walls should talk and tell …

Smoke bomb photography is unique, relatively easy to do, and creates exciting and unique photography effects. Smoke bombs can turn an ordinary day into a surreal and dramatic event. Expecting mothers love to use them in their gender announcements, and newly engaged couples go to town with them, making their engagement photo sessions a cinematic moment. Even if you just have a smartphone, you can still make awesome photos as long as you know what you’re doing. Here are some tips for making …

A big part of the St. Patrick’s Day fun is diving completely into it with themed clothing, decor, food and drinks. Here’s a pot of creative gold to help you gear up for St. Patrick’s Day, whether you plan on hosting a party or simply enjoying the evening at home with your family or roommates. Shamrock Shirts Part of the fun of this happy holiday is wearing something green or Irish-inspired. Shamrocks or four-leaf clovers take center stage with this …

We spoke to Brett, one of our customers, about his passion for whiskey, Star Wars, photography, and how he combines the three through his clever Instagram, @scotch_trooper.  "Do. Or do not. There is no try." – – – – – Hard work pays off… and it's always good to have a quality dram when it does. It's fun to see all the hard work of good friends opening well deserved doors in the whisky world and beyond. I'm quite excited …

Creating awe-inspiring images that make people do a double take is all about thinking outside the box. If you’re looking for some inspiration to kick start your own creativity check out this collection of 19 incredible photographs from some of the world’s most talented artists. Then grab your camera and starting taking some awesome photos of your own! 1. Suren Manvelyan 2. Tom Hussey 3. Irina Vinnick 4. Iain Crawford 5. Alexander Semenov 6. Luis Beltran 7. Jurgen Heckel 8. Christopher Jonassen 9. Jakob Wagner 10. Lyubomir Sergeev 11. Erika Iris Simmons 12. Akos …

It’s Fall, Ya’ll! Okay, so it may be too early to break out the oversized sweaters and boots, but that doesn’t mean you can’t start transforming your home into something a little more autumnal. Here are 16 of our favorite DIY home decor ideas for the highly-anticipated fall season transition. 1. Warm-Colored Yarn Art All you need is a twig and some yarn for this simple statement piece. Choose your favorite fall colors- think reds, oranges and browns -and get …