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Casart Coverings for Fall (And for all!)

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Sep 26, 2014 , , , , , , , 0 Comments

This week we thought we would share a few of our favorite fall-hued wall coverings from Casart. As you may remember, last week we announced that we are now an official retailer of these revolutionary (perfect for your home’s evolution) wall coverings. We are SO excited.

If you want to learn more about Casart Coverings – read our blog post here!

Here are four of our favorite-for-fall wall coverings from their product line.

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Did we mention in our last blog post that some wall coverings are prints (see artichoke above) and can be applied to the wall then framed to look like artwork?

We love the endless possibilities of Casart – style a mid-century modern room, primp a primitive space or add drama to a chic, modern room. You can cover stairwells, furniture, basically anything (maybe not pets…or kids) that needs a little refreshing. Because the adhesive remains on the covering and not on the wall – you can move these coverings around to match your ever-evolving style.

Stay tuned for more blog posts from us about how to use (and why we love) Casart Coverings! Have a happy weekend!

We Are Now A Casart Coverings Retailer

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Sep 19, 2014 0 Comments

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We are SO excited to announce that we are now officially a Casart Coverings retailer! You can purchase these amazing wall coverings from our store. This is a brand new endeavor for us – so stay tuned for lots of exciting information, ideas and more. Our staff is currently being trained in how to apply these wall coverings as well as how to help customers order them. For now, we want to share some information about this amazing company!

About Casart Coverings:

Without sacrificing the hand-painted quality of elegant wall finishes, Casart offers an innovative solution with the long-term value of reuse as seasons, needs or design desires change. Mess, time and commitment are minimized with the flexibility to install, reposition and remove the wallcovering without damaging walls. Each wallcovering is “print to order” and all of our items can be customized to suit your needs.

All Casart designs and finishes have been originally hand-painted by C. Ashley Spencer, a professional decorative artist and illustrator with over 20 years experience as a decorative painter and a member of the International Decorative Artisan’s League. Each decorative finish can be matched to Benjamin Moore or other paint colors through Pantone print inks. Murals can also be customized to the purchaser’s size requirements and décor. Custom commissioned finishes and murals as well as photography are also available. We encourage you to create your designs by combining our finishes with our figurative designs to offer way more possibilities.

  • Highest grade wallcoverings available at affordable luxury prices
  • Professional artist designed & hand-painted
  • No wallpaper paste or mess
  • Each wallcovering is print to order with the latest digital print technology
  • Stable ink that doesn’t scratch when rubbed
  • Mildew resistant, fire-retardant, commercial grade, 20 oz, 18 ml thick
  • Recyclable, durable vinyl with poly-cotton back that is easy to clean
  • Wallcoverings are backed with a water-based pressure-sensitive adhesive
  • Comes in 3 different roll sizes at 52” wide and other standard sizes
  • Easy, convenient, seasonal, or whenever-you-wish décor change
  • DIY – No extra labor or installation cost needed
  • Stays where needed when installing and can be easily positioned
  • Over 100 different designs updated seasonally, and over 6,000 varieties in stock with custom design and color options
  • Look, touch and feel of wall texture and unlike contact paper
  • Will not fall off your wall due to change in weather conditions
  • Doesn’t warp or stretch when being removed
  • 100 % made in the USA

For more information about Casart Coverings, visit our store! Also, stay tuned for more from Evolution Home about how to use Casart in your home!

Fall Decor Inspirations

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Sep 10, 2014 , , , , , , , , , , 0 Comments

Yippeee! Fall is arriving! Tis the season for pumpkins, leaves, cool breezes, warm cups of coffee, cozy blankets, flannel and warming up our homes with rich colors and textures.

Do you decorate for fall? Maybe a few little vignettes throughout the house? Or do you make bigger changes – like switching our blankets and pillows? Maybe you are thinking of adding some new furniture this year – we’ve got loads of fall-friendly pieces in the shop this week. Stop in and see us!

For now, we are sharing a few of our favorite fall decorating ideas from Pinterest. To be clear, these images are all from our Pinterest board about fall decorating. Many of the decor ideas we pin are vintage-inspired or include vintage elements, and many of the items featured in those pins you can find in our shop. We’re excited to share them with you – as they help inspire us when selecting inventory and decorating our own homes!

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Simple DIY 4th of July Decor

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Jul 3, 2014 , , , , , , , 0 Comments

Hosting a 4th of July gathering? Need some last minute chic decor ideas? We’ve got your solutions. These super simple decor ideas can be put together using items you have around the house or with items available in our shop! We’re open on the 4th from 10am-6pm, so you have time before your gathering to pop in and grab a few last minute supplies.

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Going clockwise, here are four super simple but super stylish 4th of July decor ideas!

1. Vintage pitchers with American flags. Want to get the vintage look on your dollar store American flags? Steep 2 cups of Lipton tea, soak flags in tea until they have reached desired color, let dry and voila! Stick the flags in a vintage pitcher and you have a simple & chic decoration.

2. Blue Ball Jars. It doesn’t get more Americana than the blue Ball mason jars. Purchase some red and white blooms and there you have it – a red white and blue centerpiece! Since the jars are so versatile, you’ll have the around to use for tons of other projects!

3. Cobalt Vintage Bottles. These cobalt blue vintage bottles pair perfectly with seasonal red poppies for a pop of patriotic color. Add a small American flag and you have a simple and easy 4th of July decor.

4. Pinwheels in watering cans. This decoration couldn’t be easier! Find red, white and blue pinwheels stick them 2-3 to a watering can and place the watering cans on your porch steps, patio, or in your garden.

What do you decorate with for the 4th of July? Share photos of your decor on our Facebook page!

The Look We Love: Mix-n-Match Dining Chairs

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Jun 27, 2014 0 Comments

We are really digging the mix-n-match dining chair look these days. It adds some color and fun to a dining room and can break up the sometimes “cluster of wood” that can happen with all wood matching dining sets.

The fun part about mix-n-match dining chairs is that you can get creative with it mixing materials like wood, metal and upholstery as well as colors. It also makes for a fun story – each chair can come from somewhere different. Refreshing your look is easy, just swap out chairs seasonally.

Here are some of our fav inspirations for the mix-n-match dining chair look from Pinterest:

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And here are our picks from the shop this week to help you get the look!

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Farm Fresh Style

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Jun 27, 2014 0 Comments

There is nothing better farm fresh style. Its just a great way to incorporate vintage items, classic style, rich wood grains, neutral colors, fresh greens and textured fabrics.

Here are a few of our favorite farm fresh inspirations.

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Another fabulous aspect of farmhouse style is that it absolutely oozes Americana while perfectly complimenting aspects of worldly decor like French style, English Countryside style and rustic Italian elements. Farmhouse or country style is a great base for mixing many different styles.

Here are a few of our favorite pieces available in the shop this week to add some farm fresh style to your home!

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French Style Inspiration

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Jun 20, 2014 0 Comments

Oh so many ways to be inspired by French style! Beautiful curvy lines in furniture, ornate carvings, gold, breezy whites, clean neutral color palettes. How does one count the ways!

Here are a few of our favorite Pinterest images of French style.

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Annnnd here are some of our favorite French style furniture and accessories in the shop this week!

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Coastal Living Inspiration

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Jun 13, 2014 , , , , , , , 0 Comments

Summer is in full swing and coastal living is on our minds. If you own a beach house or cottage you may already have adopted this fab style. But, the best part of coastal style is that it isn’t exclusive to the beach.

You can bring this breezy look into your home anywhere by adding cool blues, striped rugs, white-washed lanterns, vintage cobalt  glass bottles, wicker furniture, clean white sofas, ocean scene paintings, sailboat decor and marine-life pillows.

Check out some of our favorite coastal-style items available in the shop this weekend! Keep scrolling to see our favorite Pinterest inspiration images.

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Gifts for Pops

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Jun 13, 2014 , , , , , , 0 Comments

Find something great for Dad at Evolution Home this weekend! We are open late tonight until 8pm, so you can squeeze in some last minute shopping. Father’s Day is Sunday – don’t forget to grab something for Dad.

We have the perfect gifts for Dad – unique, vintage items that are way better than the same old tie.

Vintage stamps, vintage barware, vintage camping dishes, prints, paintings, antique binoculars, fountain pens and more. Here are just a few of the gifts you’ll find in this shop this weekend.

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Black & White Home Decor

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Jun 6, 2014 , , , , , , , 0 Comments

Black and white home decor is hot trend right now. Who can disagree? With clean lines and a tidy but luxe feel, it seems to solve almost all design and decorating conundrums (like color matching). It may not be for the faint of heart though, as what might seem like the humblest of colors can actually be quite bold when paired together. We suggest adding a pop of color to a black and white motif – it breaks up the stark contrast. Even something as small as fresh flowers can soften the look.

Another great element about decorating with black and white pieces – its easy to change up your look with just a few accessories. Switch out pillows, artwork, vases, etc and get a new look for each season.

Here are some of our favorite black and white room inspirations – maybe just start with your office or bedroom before you overhaul your whole home. Although, we see how it would be easy to do. Find more black and white inspirations on our Pinterest board!

We have black and white pieces in the shop this week – vintage, antique and new!

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