Category Archives: Living Spaces

Stager’s Dream Clients

Just as clients hope to find the perfect designer, designers quietly wish for opportunities to work with perfect clients.  This couple represents the epitome of an ideal staging client. They wisely view staging as an investment, not an expense, providing an opportunity to earn tenfold returns.  Their commitment to the process resulted … Continue reading

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6500 SF Vacant Staging

What we did:  paint and stage.  We painted cabinets and over faux.  We fully staged, the entire home. Why stage a 6500 SF vacant home or any home for that matter? Many buyers can’t envision how a room might be used.  … Continue reading

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Outdoor Furniture!

As you might expect, this is a great time of year to buy outdoor furniture as Brown Jordan (luxury outdoor furniture) is having a great sale. Perfect timing: the best weather we get in North Texas is around the corner. … Continue reading

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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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