Category Archives: Living Spaces

A Great, Great Room

What’s better about this great room?  A lot. The previous owner had furniture blocking the walkway to the master bedroom. The TV cabinet, which we removed, consumed a lot of potential living space. Now there is a furniture grouping that promotes … Continue reading

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Formal Dining Re-do

My client took advantage of a move to freshen the look of her dining room.  While in some rooms in her new home we started completely anew, her dining room furniture was investment furniture she wanted to keep. What we did:  added … Continue reading

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Setting the Tone: An Engaging Entry

Bold original art hanging above a distressed finish piece sets the tone for this client’s home as soon as you enter the front door.  You know this home will be comfortable, relaxed, yet full of interesting and colorful surprises.  The chair vignette down the entry … Continue reading

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Fine Tune Staging in University Park

This drop-dead gorgeous home on a tree-lined street in University Park needed just a touch of fine-tuning.  A moving truck was arriving in three days.  On one Tuesday afternoon, Design Perspectives worked with the homeowner to decide what should stay, what should be removed and what … Continue reading

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A Welcoming Reading Retreat

My client’s library in his previous home was a place to store books but to sit only for a few moments, rather uncomfortably.  Just off his entry, the library was the first room in view when walking through the front door.  In his new home in … Continue reading

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Staging: Better in Benbrook

This golf course community home on a large lot with vistas of rolling hills is a hidden gem in Benbrook.  Competing with new lots, this client needed to ensure their previously occupied home looked fresh to compete with new builds. The owners … Continue reading

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Staging: Creating Indoor Living Spaces as Inviting as the Property

The top selling feature of this Tarrant County home was the property: the land, the trees, the barn, the privacy and the pool. To maximize their selling price and shorten time on the market, this client engaged Design Perspectives to help create an … Continue reading

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