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Countertop Selection Guide

As an interior designer I am often asked about the durability and pricing of different kitchen and bath countertop selections available in the market. While everyone’s lifestyle and tolerance of upkeep differs, I put together quick and concise countertop selection guide, listing the average per square foot pricing as well as pros and cons of …

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Prepare for a Successful Design Project

During a project consultation, I as a designer listen to what frustrates you in your room and ask a multitude of questions so that we can come up with a successful solution together. Aside from basic questions about your likes and dislikes, I may take photos, measure the existing color within your space, draw sketches …

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Organize Your Home

It’s the little things, as they say. You can easily organize your home for the new year if you make simple, small changes to your environment. Those strategic choices can bring more joy to you each day, as they essentially eliminate wasted time and increase your productivity. Your simplified daily routine and future success will …

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Discover Your Design Aesthetic

How to discover your ideal interior design aesthetic in 3 easy steps! Homes reflect the people that live in them, including personal taste, likes and dislikes, along with family memories. Most people do not have just one single “style” within their home, it is typically a combination of a few different ones and that is …

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DIY Pillow- December

Hello all. Welcome to our DIY pillow– December. We have chosen a holiday pillow again this month with a new theme and new medium. I will be sharing with you my triumphs and fails (and there were some major fails, believe me). Burlap has been a popular texture to use in your home for some …

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Everything You Need To Know About Kitchen Design

Does your kitchen design date back to the 1980’s? Is it all around dysfunctional for the way your family lives? Or perhaps closed-off and dark? Fear not, we will be walking you through this simple process. We will be taking you through the entire process of a full or partial kitchen design remodel and what …

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13 Stunning DIY Christmas Wreaths

Annual Holiday Wreath Blog Tour Hello there! A few of my blogger friends and I have been busy collaborating over the past few weeks in our workshops. We have been making videos and tutorials for all of YOU! On behalf of all of the cool chics in the blogging community, I am happy to present …

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Create A Holiday Floral Arrangement

How would you like to learn how to create a holiday floral arrangement? Well, today is the day. Finally, we have a day without snow, thank goodness! As promised, here is the next installment of my outdoor holiday decorating projects I created for you. Today I will be filling and decorating the large pots on …

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Turn Your $17 Wreath Into A $170 Wreath

As the years pass, I seem to get more and more excited about decorating for the holidays. Now that the kids are older I have much more time to dedicate to my seasonal decor. Each year, I purchase wreaths and other miscellaneous items from Scouts of America in an effort to both support the organization …

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Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About E-Design

Have you ever heard of e-design or know someone who has tried it? If so, what are your thoughts on this rather new way to deliver design services hitting the country? If not, would you give it a try if given the chance? Have I lost you (because you have no idea what I am …

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