There’s nothing quite like snuggling up to a cozy fire with your favorite book while the bitter cold awaits outside. Team Alma has been on their reading game this winter season, and we’ve curated a list of our top 16 must-reads of 2022. If you’re a bookworm or looking to gift someone a good read, then you’ve stumbled upon the right gift guide. Not only are books relatively inexpensive gift ideas, but they also promise a lifetime of use as they get passed down between family members and friends. Dive into novels ranging from memoirs to fiction to murder mystery and nonfiction.
The biggest shopping day of the year is here; it’s Black Friday! With thousands of deals available at your fingertips, we’re saving you the hassle of searching for the deals you really want. Our team rounded up the top 15 best Black Friday deals on the market, which also happen to be the products we can’t live without. From tech to home and everything in between, these are the deals you don’t want to miss out on.
We thought it would be fun to spice up our holiday gift guides this year by having a few of our employees tell us what’s on their wishlist this year! Next up to share their curated selection is our Interior Designer, Annika’s picks. Annika is our home design and styling genius and self-proclaimed plant-loving gal, so we’re confident she won’t lead you astray if you’re looking for gift ideas for someone similar. Keep scrolling to shop her picks!
We thought it would be fun to spice up our holiday gift guides this year by having a few of our employees tell us what’s on their wishlist this year! Next up to share their curated selection is our chief operations officer, Ethan picks. Ethan gave us the full scope of what guys are asking for this year, so we’re confident he won’t lead you astray. Keep scrolling to shop his picks!
We thought it would be fun to spice up our holiday gift guides this year by having a few of our employees tell us what’s on their wishlist this year! Next up to share their curated selection is our founder and principal designer, Kirsten’s picks. Beyond designing homes for Alma, Kirsten is an adventurous soul with a love for all things home, non-toxic and good-for-you products. We’re confident she won’t lead you astray if you’re looking for gift ideas for someone similar. Keep scrolling to shop her picks!
POV: You’re at home depot and ask an employee to mix up a gallon of paint for you, and the employee asks, “what sheen would you like?”. You’re stumped! That’s where we come in. In this post, we’re walking you through the different types of paint sheens we use and love and where we use them.
You might be thinking to yourself, new year, new kitchen, and we’re right there with you! A change in a year or even season triggers the urge within all of us to create a clean slate at home, which may include painting your kitchen cabinets. There’s something about a fresh coat of paint that brings new life to spaces that began to feel dull. Whether you’re in a season of a refresh, remodeling or building, our team of designers has rounded up five stunning shades to try on our cabinets in 2022. Have a look below:
Muted and moody paint colors are coming back in a big way in 2022, and one of our favorite colors to look for is all things mauve! These dusty, flirty tones are so transformative, and we’re rounding up some of our favorite hues you should consider if you’re ready to take the leap! Whether you’re looking for a soft and subtle shade or a bold and showy color, we’ve got you covered with these gorgeous, mauve paint colors to bring into your own space.
We’re rounding up our go-to sophisticated kid’s room paint colors that promise a youthful aesthetic while maintaining a timeless appeal for the overall style of your home. Say goodbye to carrot stick orange and lime green as we dive into soft pastels and bold blues and greens for 2022.
Can we start by saying that choosing our top favorite paint colors of 2021 was a simple, yet challenging request all in one! We have SO many new favorite paint colors that we love, but the five colors we selected are gorgeous and timeless shades that you can’t go wrong in using. From white paint to blue paint and all the neutral shades in between, we found ourselves recommending these go-to shades more than most in 2021. Scroll through our picks below and let us know if there’s a shade you loved that we might be missing out on trying!
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