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Spring is all about clean spaces, natural light, and greenery. There’s something so refreshing about a bright airy bedroom that just wants to make us hit snooze. Here are some beautiful examples of airy bedrooms perfect for springtime snoozing:

Airy Bedroom Envy via Abbey Carpet of SF
All that fluffy white bedding looks so dreamy in this wonderfully lit room. We love how the clean white shelving let’s all the little knickknacks speak for themselves, and the burst of freshness the leafy plant provides.

Airy Bedroom Envy via Abbey Carpet of SF
Clean, calm, and serene. The neutral colors of the throw and rug ground this bright white room, and who wouldn’t love to wake up to a bouquet of bright flowers?

Airy Bedroom Envy via Abbey Carpet of SF
We love all the personality brought into this airy space with bright mixed textiles and the casually draped night light.

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Airy and clean but with warm hues and some wonderful texture, this bedroom feels feminine and sophisticated.

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This vibrant space is aglow with natural light that brings out the gorgeous colorful textiles and accents. Clean wood and big windows keep the homey decor from feeling cluttered.

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This kids’ room mixes gorgeous traditional beds with a beautiful accent rug and whimsical ceiling. The combination of crisp and clean with fun and whimsical makes a perfect children’s room!

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This warm nursery uses a versatile white base, but is brought to life with the cozy rug, whimsical teepee and decorative goose.

It’s Monday, and we’ve all been day dreaming about those legendary 5 more minutes in bed. So in the spirit of Monday sleepiness, join us in coveting in these beautiful beds and their unique and stylish headboards:

Headboard Envy via Abbey Carpet of SF
This project isn’t for the faint of heart (or inexperienced crafter), but the result is stunning!

Headboard Envy via Abbey Carpet of SF
This minimalist approach is probably a lot easier to achieve, and since it’s made of Washi tape, it’s a great idea for anyone who rents or has limited space.

Headboard Envy via Abbey Carpet of SF
This elaborate mountain headboard is also 2D, but full of vibrant color that packs a punch in a more neutral room.

Headboard Envy via Abbey Carpet of SF
These vintage window frames work wonderfully with the mixed textures on this bed, and compliment the beautiful brass lamp!

Headboard Envy via Abbey Carpet of SF
This tufted wingback headboard is a little more traditional, but we love how the vibrant blue works with the gold accents and really brings the room to life.

Which bedroom would be your choice for a nice Monday afternoon nap?

There is something so wholesome and classic about a farmhouse, and we have been in love with the wonderful ways different architects, designers, and homeowners have been making farmhouses unique. Check out all these fabulous takes on the classic farmhouses we’ve been pining after:

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How cozy and inviting is this home, with it’s wraparound porch and big double doors? We love the clean white and navy paint.

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The windows, chimney, and welcoming backyard fire pit make this classic farmhouse seem like the perfect place to entertain!

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This modern farmhouse uses a mix of textures and has a clean, open look. We love the warmth of the wooden deck!

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String lights, bright windows, and barn doors make this little farmhouse bungalow look like something out of a fairy tale!

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Speaking of windows, imagine the gorgeous light that must fill this unique farmhouse with it’s huge window wall!

Father’s Day is coming up, and we’ve been getting inspired by dad-friendly designs, spaces with rustic touches, DIY enhancements, and no-nonsense color palettes . Here are a few examples of masculine design done right from around the web:

 

Father's Day Round Up: Masculine Spaces
Talk about no-nonsense — we love the sleek lines of this bedroom, combined with the gorgeous flooring and bedding textures.

 

Father's Day Round Up: Masculine Spaces
We love the clean, rustic look of this living room, with its crisp palette, and wonderful textures.

Father's Day Round Up: Masculine Spaces
We love this clever little hack to turn bar a bar and sofa into living-room stadium seating! Perfect for the dad with a no-food-on-the-couch rule!

Father's Day Round Up: Masculine Spaces
It’s impossible not to love this bright, artistic music room! How cool is that framed guitar display?

Father's Day Round Up: Masculine Spaces
Any outdoorsy dad would love this repurposed tractor table!

Father's Day Round Up: Masculine Spaces
Talk about the ultimate man cave! This in-home bar combines some beautiful wood with some a great, warm rug.

 

Bonus man cave:

Father's Day Round Up: Masculine Spaces
Ok, this is obviously photoshopped, but it’s a pretty cool idea, right? Who wouldn’t be stoked about a man cave featuring some Star Wars taxidermy?

Even if you don’t have a Big Bad Wolf blowing down your house, brick can be a beautiful addition to a variety of spaces. Here are a few favorites from around the web:

6 Bold & Beautiful Uses of Brick
We love the way modern and classic mix with this bold brick exterior in New York.

6 Bold & Beautiful Uses of Brick
It can also work wonderfully as a subtle little pop between rooms as in this lovely archway.

6 Bold & Beautiful Uses of Brick
Brick in the bedroom? Yes! The accent wall adds so much texture to this masculine bedroom.

6 Bold & Beautiful Uses of Brick
However, brick proves to be quite versatile in this bright and cheerful nursery!

6 Bold & Beautiful Uses of Brick
It looks great in this rustic-influenced kitchen

6 Bold & Beautiful Uses of Brick
And also looks great as an island accent in this more modern kitchen!

 

Simplicity is an art of its own — parring a space down to the most necessary elements can really let simple beauty sing. Here are some simply lovely bedrooms we’ve been admiring:

Beautiful Simplicity: Bedrooms via Abbey Carpet of SF
What’s more simple than white? This bright white set up looks clean and inviting.

Beautiful Simplicity: Bedrooms via Abbey Carpet of SF
This simple layout is enhances by a cozy rug that gives it a little extra flare but keeps the palette neutral.

Beautiful Simplicity: Bedrooms via Abbey Carpet of SF
This room stays simple, but is kept interesting with a few quirky splashes of color — you can find the perfect accent rug for your simple space in our showroom!

Beautiful Simplicity: Bedrooms via Abbey Carpet of SF
Here’s another space with a gorgeous splash of color — the white palette makes the perfect backdrop for this pillow to stand out.

Beautiful Simplicty: Bedrooms via Abbey Carpet of SF
This bedrooms takes the opposite approach and keeps the space dynamic with various gray tones and an unusual take on the bedside table.

Beautiful Simplicity: Bedrooms via Abbey Carpet of SF
Muted natural tones keep this layered space simple but appealing.

 

Do you love Fall? We sure do! Here are some cute ideas to help you spruce up your home for the season:
Four Fall Decor Ideas via Abbey Carpet of SF
Greet Fall guests at the door with this adorable corn wreath, available on Etsy.
Four Fall Decor Ideas via Abbey Carpet of SF
Add some autumnal light to your home with this gourd candle holder DIY.

Four Fall Decor Ideas via Abbey Carpet of SF
A few extra pillows can add a cozy accent to your living room.

Four Fall Decor Ideas via Abbey Carpet of SF
Layered rugs, especially in neutral tones like these, add an element of warmth to the home.

Drop by the Showroom today and check out our selection!

Summer is coming to a close and it’s time to start getting ready to return to school. For new college students, it’s time to get packed up and get moved into the dorms. Looking for some ways to spice up your new living space? Here are some cute ideas we’ve collected for you:

5 Dorm Decor Ideas via Abbey Carpet of SF
We love this inexpensive idea from Design*Sponge: washi tape frames for your photos and magazine tear-outs!

5 Dorm Decor Ideas via Abbey Carpet of SF
Stay organized with a sweet and simple cork board message center DIY.

5 Dorm Decor Ideas via Abbey Carpet of SF
ModPodge is your friend! You can spruce up just about anything with the right images and some decoupage, like this old shelf.

5 Dorm Decor Ideas via Abbey Carpet of SF
A nice rug makes a wonderful substitute headboard.

5 Dorm Decor Ideas via Abbey Carpet of SF
A succulent or two is a nice way to add some low maintenance greenery to your space. We love these draining mason jar planters on etsy!

November Neutrals
October is over and it’s getting chilly. This month, we’re loving cozy neutrals, earthy tones and natural textures. Here’s a roundup of some of our favorites:

November Neutrals via Abbey Carpet of SF
This cozy living room uses simple, neutral hues, with warm but muted accents.

November Neutrals via Abbey Carpet of SF
This gray and white living room keeps from being drab with warmer brown accents.

November Neutrals via Abbey Carpet of SF
With the holiday season fast upon us, neutral arrangements like this fall mantel can be a great, understated approach to decorating.

November Neutrals via Abbey Carpet of SF
We love the rustic feel of this bedroom; the varied pillows make the space inviting and cozy.

November Neutrals via Abbey Carpet of SF
This sophisticated room makes use of a darker palette that also works great.

November Neutrals via Abbey Carpet of SF
This neutral kid’s room keeps things sweet and simple.

November Neutrals via Abbey Carpet of SF
This dining area looks great with a rustic table and a few pops of muted turquoise and orange.

November Neutrals via Abbey Carpet of SF
And we love this simple, inviting kitchen nook.

November Neutrals via Abbey Carpet of SF
This rustic kitchen makes great use of the wood and stone textures.

November Neutrals via Abbey Carpet of SF
Which you can easily incorporate into your own home with wooden kitchenware

November Neutrals via Abbey Carpet of SF
Or ceramics!

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Add some depth to your space with these unique rugs!