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Elements of Granny Chic: In Honor of Mother’s Day

Both of my grandmothers are fearless decorators whose influences percolate into my home on a recurring basis.  Although, at the time, I
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Perennially Egg-squisite Decor | A crystal beaded light fixture in the shape of an egg

Perennially Egg-squisite Decor

A symbol of new life, the egg is an important fixture in both Easter and Passover--a symbol that underscores the
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10 Gorgeous Celebrity Homes

10 Gorgeous Celebrity Homes

I'm a sucker for (digital) tours of celebrity homes.  Try as I might to resist cyber snooping--invariably--my curiosity gets the
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Toasted Rice Pudding Recipe with Coconut, Lime & Pistachios and served with Amaretto

Toasted Rice Pudding Recipe with Lime, Coconut & Pistachios

Last night, the hubs and I whipped up a delicious rice pudding recipe that I just had to share.  It
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Welcome to Motley Décor, a blog dedicated to the study and celebration of eclectic interior design, in which, a motley of styles, periods, and influences merge in unexpected ways to create spaces that surprise and delight. May the rooms and projects featured here inspire you to take risks with your home décor and empower you to live amid your own unique brand of beauty.

To that end, you’ll also find resources to help along the way. Shopping suggestions for furniture, art, textiles, and decorative objects are organized by color, trend, and theme with a wide range of budgets in mind. Ideas for DIY (Do It Yourself) projects are also in ample supply, making custom, one-of-a-kind pieces for your home more accessible.

For home decorators who also love to entertain, you’ll find everything from cocktail and food recipes to tips for making overnight guests feel welcome to party themes.  The entertaining section of this site is full of ideas aimed at the host(ess) with the most.