Tag Archives: Contemporary

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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Original Art and Staging

Using Original Art when staging a home sends powerful messages to buyers:  the home is high-end; the home has been well-cared for; details matter. Thinking about their “next home”, these sellers purchased Original Art from Design Perspectives to stage the home they … Continue reading

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Unique Contemporary Staging

This contemporary staging project was particularly unique and rewarding. After following all the standard staging principles to showcase the home:  de-clutter, clean, depersonalize, neutralize, rearrange and carefully accessorize, we had the unique opportunity to add the perfect punch to each room. … 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 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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Color is Back

After sitting in the backseat to gray for several years, COLOR is back and in a big way.  Some pillows and rugs recently spotted at market.  Some newly commissioned art.  Don’t despair.  A calm neutral gray, beige or taupe background is a perfect … Continue reading

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Perfect World

My client was downsizing and the buyer of her old home fell in love with her master bedroom furniture and linens.  Perfect.  My client’s design style had migrated from Traditional toward Transitional with a nod toward Mid-Century Modern.  This perfect world combination allowed … Continue reading

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