The Home Monthly

Throw an At Home Children’s Birthday Party

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Planning and putting on a birthday party for your little one can be both exciting and intimidating, especially with so much inspiration all around today, from flipping through magazines to gazing at Pinterest boards. Nevertheless, it can be surprisingly easy to throw an unforgettable birthday bash that will leave kids and guests completely impressed.

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“A huge advantage to throwing at-home birthday parties for kids is that they’re completely customizable, and far more affordable,” says Paula Berberian, creative director of WallPops, the line of peel-and-stick wall art from Brewster Home Fashions. “That means you can incorporate personal touches to make the birthday boy or girl feel extra-special as they celebrate their big day. Not to mention, kids are more comfortable in their home environment.”

Paula reveals tips and tricks to throw the ultimate birthday party for the birthday star (Go to the Full Article!)

HGTV: 5 Temporary Wallpaper Ideas

A Designer Look Without the Commitment

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Wallpaper has made a huge comeback recently. With new trends and styles, the look has far surpassed the country kitchens of yesteryear and is now one of the most sought after design elements on the market. My dilemma is this: I love wallpaper, but I’m a renter. Also, I change my mind constantly, so I tend to stick with flexible and inexpensive decor that I can move around or replace on the reg. So wallpaper is not an option for me, right? Wrong.

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I’m sure you already know that temporary wallpaper is a thing, but lately it has become a very popular thing. Because of this, companies are exploding onto the scene with peel-and-stick products that look and feel like the real, stylish stuff you pin and pine over. But if installing temporary wallpaper still seems daunting, some pretty creative folks at have come up with other gorgeous and easy faux-paper methods to try as well. Check out 5 ways to bring the most beautiful and unique wallpaper trends home, sans glue…and commitment!

See the entire article here!

Sun Sentinal: Stuff We Love

Couture Colorado: Five Tips on How to DIY

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Whether it’s a bookshelf, nightstand or just an old jewelry box, before you decide to trash it, think about how you can bring it new life. Millennials have been renamed Generation DIY, and for a good reason – according to a recent article by Advertising Age, 69 percent of the population is making strides to live greener. The trends of upcycling and DIY are thriving, so with Earth Day just around the corner, Paula Berberian, Creative Director of wallpaper powerhouse Brewster Home Fashions, creator of WallPops, the premier line of peel-and-stick wall art, and nuWallPaper, a brand new peel-and-stick wallpaper, has the following tips for finding the treasure in your trash.

“More and more people are choosing to upcycle products, rather just tossing the old and buying new,” says Berberian. “A simple way to upcycle anything is the use of wallpaper or wall decals – bringing color, texture and life back to any product.” Below, Berberian shares five easy DIY projects, featuring three types of wall décor repurposed in creative ways to revive the forgotten beauty and worth of household items.

Read the entire article here!


Pittsburgh Better Times Feature

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We had the pleasure to be featured in the Pittsburgh Better Times Mother’s Day article which provided readers with a variety of Mother’s Days gift ideas. Our fabulous Vintage Bazaar Dry Erase Organization Kit made the list along with a few other of our favorites! Read the whole article here!

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“With colorful, easy peel-and-stick wall decals you can give the gift of fun, simple and chic decorating. WallPops makes decorating easy and enjoyable. The best part? You won’t break the bank. Everything is affordable, products range from $10 to $50, and are all available online at and at select retailers.”

Beautiful Gallery Walls

Find Your Inspiration Here! 

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Image via Homepolish LA

Oh the beauty of gallery walls! This wonderful design concept of mixing and matching artwork as well as photographs is a fabulous way to display your most cherished memories while also creating a gorgeous feature wall. The best part, there aren’t really any rules, you can personalize your wall as much as you’d like.

Here are a few tips to help get you started, just in case you’re in need of a little boost of inspiration…

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A girly and charming gallery wall incorporating inspiring quotes, lots of color and a touch of Paris flair – Image via PopSugar

1. Be Yourself: The most important tip is to make sure your design speaks to who you are. Incorporate pictures and designs that show your personality and design taste.

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A lovely kitchen nook featuring a beautiful gallery wall created around a painting of flowers – Image via Corynne Pless Designs

2. Focus Point: Choose one larger piece to build the rest of your wall around. This will help to both ground your design as well as make positioning each additional print a whole lot easier.

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Image via Ms. Weatherbee

3. Use Creativity: Be creative with the layout. Snap pics of different designs to help you choose your favorite look!

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Clocks to paintings, quotes and photographs make an intriguing gallery wall – Image via Cynthia Lynn Photography

4. Add Variety: Don’t stick to just one type of medium; rather use a collection of art, photos, prints and souvenirs. The more you mix, the more of an eclectic feel you will get.

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Four examples of uniformed gallery walls featuring WallPops new peel and stick frame decals – Images via SF Girl By Bay, Ninainvorm and WallPops

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A more eclectic arrangement featuring a variety of frame finishes via Houzz

5. Framework: It’s all in the framework! For a more collected look, use frames in the same color and style. If you would like a more “salon” feel, use different finishes such as a combination of metals and wood.

NEW Dry-Erase!

Kick Off Summer in Style! 

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The fun and stylish Enjoy the Ride & Confetti Dry-Erase Message Boards in a fabulous larger than life 26″ x 39″ design

Summer is just around the corner (just 4 days away!) and we couldn’t be more excited! Not only does it mark one of our favorite times of year, but it’s also when all of our fabulous new back to school items start to make their debut. Don’t worry, we won’t spoil all the surprises just yet, but we couldn’t wait to show you some of our fashionable dry-erase items that will be sure to keep you on track this coming year (that is after enjoying some sun and relaxation of course!).

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A new product this year, the Academic Calendars take you from August 2015 all the way through July 2016. (also in black & white)

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The Black & White Academic Dry Erase Calendars via WallPops

metallic dots

New to our dry-erase dot collection are the glistening 14k Gold & Ice Dry-Erase Dots

new organization kits

Sweet and sassy, the Meadow & Gold Confetti Organization Kits are a perfect addition to any kitchen, office or dorm room

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This beautiful eco-chic design makes staying organized WAY more fun!

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Find the perfect pair with this glistening calendar & notes combo

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Get creative with the Photo Opp Frames! Perfect for displaying pictures and inspirational quotes as well as keeping track of notes and lists

See more of our NEW arrivals here!