Uniquely Yours

Posted on July 02, 2011 by 1 | 2 Comments

I don’t know anyone who doesn’t love a good monogram. When I say “anyone,” I’m referring to male or female, southern or northern, east coasters, west coasters and all that falls in between- a pretty touch of personalization on our belongings makes us feel good (and special!) My favorite personalized gem of the moment would be this Land’s End tote my friend Leslie and I picked up last summer in the Hamptons…everywhere I go, this goes. When it comes to monograms and interior design, we’ve seen our fair share of custom-made pillows, shams, sheets, and duvets.  Just to make it clear: these never get old to us. I will never walk into a room and not gasp with delight at the sight of monogrammed linens.  The right monogram can bring a room to life and add a specialized touch. Here are some fresh ideas we found to inspire you in your decorating quests… Personalization moves to the formal areas of the home with monogrammed dining room chair cushions.

Photo courtesy of Country Living

Photo courtesy of Southern Living

Slipcovers gain a welcomed place at the dining room table along with these chic plates and salt and pepper shakers…

Photo courtesy Natural Interior Design

Photo courtesy European Chic Design

Photo courtesy of Eddie Ross

...and some initialed hardware brings a fresh touch to a cherished drawer or cabinet…

Photo courtesy of Style Estate

While looking for unusual takes, I found this monogrammed valence - what do you think? Is this bordering on excessive? There’s an old adage that you can’t ever have enough monogrammed items…but as always, we’d love to hear your thoughts! The possibilities for personalization are truly endless, especially when you break from the traditional and embark on decorating ideas apart from those habitually associated with the bedroom and bathroom. And to close, I couldn’t depart without including some of our monogrammed linens in Parish.

How fun are these for a playful touch in the bathroom? 'Til next time,

Posted in Bedroom, Color, Decorating, Dining Room, Furniture, Gifts, Inspiration, Kitchen, Living Room, monogramming, Textiles, Texture, Trends


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Meredith
Meredith

August 14, 2015

Great! I’m so glad we could inspire you, be sure to come back and visit with us!

BNO
BNO

August 14, 2015

I LOVE THIS POST! Being the monogram lover I am – def archiving this for future use!

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