Tag Archives: Redecorating

The Room She Grew Up In

As our children become young adults, bedroom updates ought to grow with them.  This all purple bedroom with green drapes was toned down with a singular purple accent wall (still the favorite color) and hidden tilt shutters that compliment the handmade quilt that is planned … Continue reading

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Window Dilemma Resolved

My client’s window dilemma was not only resolved but the look improved. The problem:  Operational Roman shades had literally shredded from exposure to the sun.  With an investment in two other custom tall window panel treatments with upper borders out of the … Continue reading

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Tasteful Window Dressing

What makes this window exceptional? For starters, this master bedroom window faces south and a busy street, so the first order of business was to install Low E glass with sound reduction. Shutters with 4.5″ louvers, hidden tilt and no horizontal rails … Continue reading

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The Importance of Color and Floors When Selling A Home

The sellers had the foresight to know that to sell at competitive pricing, dated wallpaper needed to come down in the dining room, all walls needed a fresh coat of neutral paint, but most importantly, they needed to focus on … Continue reading

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Upholstery: Little Improvements Go a Long Way

New extra-long lumbar pillows not only solved for overly deep sofas, but lend a sleek and sophisticated look to the primary family gathering place.  New Couture fabrics, rich in texture, selected for the lounge and accent chair pillows complete the “mini-improvement” that dramatically … Continue reading

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Save a Chair, Actually Two

Initially my client intended to toss these well-used chairs, but after shopping and learning the price tag of an equivalent chair, she opted to re-upholster what she had. The combination of new foam and Dacron wrap made the cushions look … Continue reading

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Wood Floors in the Master Bedroom

Wood floors in master bedrooms is becoming an ever more popular trend.  It connects the master bedroom seamlessly to the other significant rooms in the house.  It is certainly more carefree than carpet.  An area rug under the bed can address any “cold … Continue reading

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