Category Archives: Decorating

Save a Chair, Actually Two

Initially my client intended to toss these well-used chairs, but after shopping and learning the price tag of an equivalent chair, she opted to re-upholster what she had. The combination of new foam and Dacron wrap made the cushions look … Continue reading

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METROPOLITAN: Benjamin Moore Color of the Year 2019

Benjamin Moore, in contrast to Sherwin Williams’ daring selection, has selected the very safe and neutral, METROPOLITAN as their color of year.   “Calm, composed and effortlessly sophisticated, Benjamin Moore’s Color of the Year 2019, exudes glamour, beauty and balance.  It’s a … Continue reading

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A Stunningly Beautiful Kitchen for a Stunning Beautiful Home

My client called me in for a “Design Perspective”.  She hated her floors and wanted my professional opinion.  I questioned whether I should be brutally honest, and her response was “absolutely”.  Then truth be told, “your countertops bother me more than your … Continue reading

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CAVERN CLAY: Sherwin Williams Color of the Year

  Get ready, this is when everybody, Sherwin Williams, Benjamin Moore, Pantene, Brown Jordan… the list goes on… announce their “COLOR OF THE YEAR”. CAVERN CLAY is Sherwin William’s for 2019. “This warm terracotta hue is a refreshing new take … Continue reading

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Wood Floors in the Master Bedroom

Wood floors in master bedrooms is becoming an ever more popular trend.  It connects the master bedroom seamlessly to the other significant rooms in the house.  It is certainly more carefree than carpet.  An area rug under the bed can address any “cold … Continue reading

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An Annual Christmas Tradition

Every December for the last eight years, my client and I have readied her home for the holidays together.  It’s evolved into a highly anticipated fun social event.  We enjoy delicious finger food and mimosas while Christmas music or the Cowboy game plays … Continue reading

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A Hip Master Bedroom Worthy of the Stunning New Bathroom

One thing leads to the next.  The carpet had been replaced with hardwoods a few years in advance, but once the master bathroom was updated, the other components in the master bedroom sorely needed a refresh.  The existing furniture was refinished in … Continue reading

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