Tag Archives: decorating

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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The Designer Client Relationship

WORKING RELATIONSHIP  Clients vary. A unique strength of mine, based on my background, is my flexibility to work with a variety of client types. To work together most effectively, it is important to recognize and communicate your “type”. Budget Considerations: … 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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The Case for Re-Upholstery

Why re-upholster when you can buy new?  Sometimes it doesn’t make sense, but frequently it does.  If you invested in a high quality piece of furniture that is classic in style, it is frequently worth preserving.  Secondly, when starting over with a … Continue reading

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Glass Art: “The Hanna Branch”

This client’s master suite was recently transformed with new hardwoods, paint, bedding, upholstery and draperies, all inspired by the purchase of a fine royal blue and gold hand-knotted area rug.  A large empty wall remained, immediately across from the king-size bed screaming for art.  … Continue reading

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A More Beautiful and Usable Guest Bathroom

To create a more beautiful and usable bathroom: Shower Improvements: Removed the curb and created an easy step down into the shower. Replaced a shiny brass shower door with a clean frameless door with polished nickel hardware. Expanded the shower door … Continue reading

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Luxurious Living Space in Southlake

The story in my client’s words: “I first chose Amy Anderson as my designer several years ago when our home was destroyed by a major plumbing leak.  It was a big job which included replacing cabinets, trim, counters, flooring, rugs, … Continue reading

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