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Summertime Entertaining Tips

Summertime Entertaining Tips

Suns out, masks are off, friends are back together- and there is no better place than outside.   Except for the wind, the rain, the glaring sun, and the bugs - sound fun?   C’mon’ over!  The signs of a great summer gatherings are people...

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Top Tips from a Design Pro

Top Tips from a Design Pro

So, I turned in my blog and was told to “Spice it Up”.  So here we go, hoping there are some spices you can cook with. Design is a trade that is both learned and instinctual.  A lot of what matters can be taught and a lot is based on how well you...

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24 Outdoor Design Tips

24 Outdoor Design Tips

It is so lkj;sdlijf;alkejf; cold outside, and there is a foot of snow outside my doors……and I am being asked for a blog on being outdoor ready???????????what?  but yes………….. We are talking about outdoor spaces.  This year more than ever we need to have...

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Faux Finish Painting – History and Today

Faux Finish Painting – History and Today

With anything and everything design, there are trends. In the 90’s faux finishing was BIG and it meant exactly what the definition tells you it is: Per Wikipedia- Faux painting or faux finishing are terms used to describe decorative paint finishes that...

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Holiday Decorating –         Take Down Services

Holiday Decorating – Take Down Services

Let us take the stress out of your holiday decorating take down. Our holiday 2020 rate of $100/hour per person includes taking down the decor (undressing the trees, railings, mantle...) wrapping and placing the decor in storage bins. You can supply the wrapping and...

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Trends That Are Going To Be Huge In 2021-Trend Forecast

Trends That Are Going To Be Huge In 2021-Trend Forecast

This post is all about changing your relationship with your home. You two need a fresh start!  However, you need to understand some trends that are going to be huge in 2021 before digging in. This design 2021 trend forecast will give you the direction you need...

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An Interior Designer’s Home – Kitchen Design

An Interior Designer’s Home – Kitchen Design

Doug and I love to cook and we love to cook in our kitchens. Our first kitchen design in our first home definitely had a work triangle, only because you could turn around in the room and work at any one of our major appliances- it was that small.  The work...

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Holiday Decorating Services

Holiday Decorating Services

Take the stress out of holiday decorating and allow us the opportunity to create a winter wonderland of your dreams. Our holiday 2020 rate of $100/hour includes delivery, decorating (along with items from your holiday archive) and removal of all the rubbish, including...

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