I recently had a consultation with a repeat client. She moved into a new home and since a lot of her furnishings would not work in her new home, she is starting with all new furnishings. How fun is that?!! She has a wall that is part of an open concept dining/living area that she did not know what to do with. This is very common in open concept homes, there are usually large walls where ... Read More
How to mix dining chairs like a pro!
One of my favorite ways to add interest to a client's dining area is to mix and match the chairs. Furniture stores often sell dining sets that include a dining table and 4-6 matching chairs. However, purchasing sets can make your room look a little too matchy-matchy. Especially if you have a buffet or china cabinet that goes with the set. But sometimes it's hard to get just the table or chairs ... Read More
Selling your home? Not if you use this color
Can you believe it's October?? Yeah, me either. Kinda hard to believe how quickly the weirdest year ever has gone. But, then again, some days seem to be 72 hours long...especially if you are homeschooling. One thing that has been very surprising to me is how the real estate market here is still chugging along. Houses are still going under contract within hours of being listed. I've been ... Read More
The best affordable window treatments for an inviting home
This post is inspired from my friend, Mandy. I am blessed with having the most amazing group of girlfriends and Mandy is one of them. We've known each other since we were kids. We all went to high school and college together, been in each other's weddings, been there for the birth of babies; basically at every monumental event in my life "the girls" were there. Earlier this year (pre ... Read More