Tag Archives: Redecorating

Casual Dining at Its Best

  What makes for great casual dining? In this case: Great view of the pool and fairway. Connected to the kitchen. Connected to the family room with a view of the large screen TV. Easy access to the wet bar. … Continue reading

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Three Hour “Power Stage”

This Keller home was listed and the sellers were not getting the offers they anticipated. A new realtor was engaged and the homeowner, new realtor and Design Perspectives all convened for a three-hour, hands-on “power stage”. Armed with a staging … Continue reading

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Modern Media

The technology:  the backlit, 110″D, zero-edge screen; surround sound; and remote control of media, lighting and sound was left to the technocrats.  The look, usability and comfort of the room was the responsibility of Design Perspectives. We painted the walls a “media-room-medium … Continue reading

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“Staging to Live”: Stage Before You Decide to Move

With an upcoming move back east to be near family, this client engaged Design Perspectives to stage their Grapevine home to create “model home” appeal. Simple improvements were made:  wood floors were extended into the primary living space and kitchen cabinets … Continue reading

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Decorated and Decked Out

Having reinvented her master bedroom and family room over the last 12 months, my client knew she wanted a fresh take on her holiday decorations.  We planned ahead and  shopped the best Market had to offer in August.  We had fantastic … Continue reading

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Guests Are Welcome

What we did:  removed the unnecessary bookcases to make ample room for a queen size bed with nightstands and lamps on both sides, now allowing the closet door to swing without obstruction; replaced carpet with nail down wood extended from the hallway … Continue reading

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Welcome

Our goal was to create an entry that “warmed and welcomed”.  We replaced wood balusters with more “open” iron.  The wood that remained on the newels, handrail and wall string was faux-stained to match the treads and risers.  Bold and oversize … Continue reading

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