The decorating family shares inspiration from their own home in Trancoso, Brazil

By Bob and Cortney Novogratz
July 28, 2016 02:25 PM
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Bob and Cortney Novogratz are a design duo — and parents to seven children — who blog about home renovation, decorating ideas, and getting creative as a family. Check back regularly on as they share expert tips and tricks. You can follow them on Twitter at @TheNovogratz.

Brazil holds a special place in our hearts; we’ve had a home in Trancoso, Brazil, for over 10 years, and we’re inspired every time we go. We love Trancoso so much we wrote a book about the town and our home there. To celebrate all things Brazilian, here are some tips for bringing a tropical flair to your home this summer.

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