Once the calendar changes over to October, I feel comfortable getting into an "autumn" state of mind. Time for pumpkin treats, sweaters, apple treats, and football. It's not just a good time to change out your wardrobe (and, in my case, refrigerator), but it's a good time to switch out some items in your home. Cool and crisp gets traded out for warm and cozy.
A great way to do this is to add items with texture-wool throws, sheepskin, leather, weathered woods and baskets. There's something about adding tactile items to a room that communicates "cozy" so effortlessly. Here are a few more ideas
Christine Schwalm is an Interior Designer and Visual Merchandiser based in Los Angeles. This space will keep you updated on what's going on with CSD along with some ideas to inspire you. Go here for more information about pricing and services and here to make an appointment.