An easy pegboard DIY that will delight your inner neat freak

An easy pegboard DIY that will delight your inner neat freak

by Lesley Hill May 02, 2018

I have a long-standing obsession with pegboard walls. The pegboard wall at Homeday Studio (above) is one of my very favourite things about our space.  Perhaps it's my love of mise en place (a french culinary phrase for “everything in its place”) or the graphic minimalism of those tiny grid-like circles, but I think there’s a place for a pegboard wall in every home.  Read on for some simple tips for installing a pegboard wall in your creative space.

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Color Crush: Mustard Yellow & Coral Pink

Color Crush: Mustard Yellow & Coral Pink

by Lesley Hill April 17, 2018

Perhaps it’s the fact that we’re emerging from months of gray skies and white landscapes, but I'm loving saturated yellow hues this spring. I spotted this sunny yellow sofa on Pinterest the other day, and thought it would be the perfect intensity to pair wth my coral star quilt in shades of peach, pink and the darkest navy blue.

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Five Ways to Make Your Bedroom a Sanctuary

Five Ways to Make Your Bedroom a Sanctuary

by Lesley Hill April 10, 2018

I’m a little obsessive about sleep.  And I have to admit- I’m one of those annoying people who gets a solid seven to eight hours of sleep each night.  While there are lots of really real reasons why a good night's sleep isn’t a reality for everyone (shift work, babies, a snoring person in your bed), I’m a big believer that a few simple changes to your space can make a big difference in how you live and feel.  Read on for 5 ways to make your bedroom a sleep sanctuary.

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Teal and Emerald: A Gender Neutral Nursery

Teal and Emerald: A Gender Neutral Nursery

by Lesley Hill March 28, 2018

I can’t get enough of the unexpected colour clash of teal blue and emerald green- the pairing is both rich and saturated, but also manages to look fresh at the same time. This not-too-cutesy nursery manages to be fun and playful, but won’t require a total overhaul as your little one grows (unless you want to steal that lamp for your living room… I think I would).

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The Homeday Guide to Decorating with Pattern

The Homeday Guide to Decorating with Pattern

by Lesley Hill March 16, 2018

Decorating with pattern can be tricky, but getting it right adds depth, interest and contrast to an otherwise boring room.  Read on for a few simple design tips to help you feel more confident bringing pattern into your space.

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Five Home & Design Podcasts I Can't Get Enough Of

Five Home & Design Podcasts I Can't Get Enough Of

by Lesley Hill March 10, 2018

I love podcasts.  I listen to a LOT of podcasts. I often wonder how on earth I entertained myself before discovering podcasts.  Not surprisingly, I love podcasts about interiors and design, but I also have more than a slight obsession with true crime podcasts.  Read on for a few podcasts I’m loving right now.

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How to Hang a Quilt

How to Hang a Quilt

by Lesley Hill March 07, 2018

We love how quilts look on walls- they’re a great alternative to a gallery wall, don’t require framing, and can cover a large space with a lot of impact.  Read on for our favourite ways to hang a quilt.

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How to make soothing lavender eye pillows

How to make soothing lavender eye pillows

by Lesley Hill March 05, 2018

Lavender is a well-loved scent in our house, especially at bedtime.  Research suggests it may be useful for treating anxiety, restlessness, and insomnia, so I say bring on the lavender!

 

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Welcome to the Homeday Blog

Welcome to the Homeday Blog

by Lesley Hill March 02, 2018

Hooray! You made it! Welcome to my little corner of the internet. I’m so glad you’re here.

Homeday is a small-batch, independent studio that designs and creates modern quilts from start to finish. We believe your home should be a haven, and that a day at home is one of the most delightful things. Follow along for product announcements, design tips, tutorials, and inspiration for making your next homeday a little bit sweeter.

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