Tag Archives: Art

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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Resting in Sophisticated Elegance

I had carried these beautiful embroidered fabrics around for at least a month, knowing they would make a beautiful bed. Got a taker.  And she ran with it in a big way. This client took advantage of a move to reinvent … Continue reading

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Words on Walls

  Generally, I’m not a big fan of “words on walls”.  We’ve all seen them:  “LIVE, LOVE, LAUGH”, “I LOVE MY DOG” or I’ve even seen “EAT” in the kitchen, as if we don’t know what we are supposed to do in … Continue reading

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A Better, Brighter Bath

My client’s objective was to create a space she would be happy to wake up to at 4:00 am, her workday wakeup time.  Her existing bathroom felt dark, crowded and uninviting.  At the same time she was focused on a fixed … 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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Ideal Dallas Townhome

This client was happy to leave the suburbs behind, simplify her home and enjoy proximity to her favorite restaurants and entertainment options.  Her move provided the perfect opportunity to reinvent her design style and color palate. Her new style was light, clean and uncluttered, but still comfortable.  The … 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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