Design & Decorating Tips

Soft Colors and Neutrals Update Craftsman Home

October 6, 2016
Staged Queen Anne Craftsman Home Entry

  Of all of the homes we have staged, the entry of this luxury craftsman home is one of our favorites. The details of the stained glass window inspired our color palette and design style. Its soft colors complimented the dark wood trimming and neutrals throughout the house. A stained glass window is classic and timeless, and we wanted to…

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A Dreamy Girl’s Bedroom Design

July 18, 2015

From our experience of working with many homeowners throughout the years, we have learned when it comes to designing a kid, pre-teen, or a teen room, many people automatically think of bright colors or a theme. Although, personally, I am not a fan of heavily designing a room based on a theme, I do like vibrant rooms…

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Tips On Designing Open Floor Plan Spaces

April 1, 2015

Spaces with open floor plans come with many challenges. More and more families want to buy and live in homes with open floor spaces. Our modern livestyle has become busy and chaotic, so much so, that when we are at home we all want to be with our families as much as possible. This demand…

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Marsala – 2015 Pantone Color Of The Year

December 16, 2014
2015 pantone color of the year

Pantone Color Institute has selected Marsala, an earthy brick red-brown hue, as the 2015 color of the year. Leatrice Eiseman, Exe. Director of Pantone Color Institute described MARSALA PANTONE 18-1438 the best: “Marsala enriches our mind, body and soul, exuding confidence and stability. Marsala is a subtly seductive shade, one that draws us in to its embracing…

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Room By Room Simple Steps To Creating An Organized Home

April 6, 2014

Just the word itself, organization, can be nerved racking for many people. The task of organizing a home or any space in general can be overwhelming for the beginners. But by breaking down the tasks into smaller chucks, most people can organize their homes and keep it that way. Below are room by room simple…

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What Does Happiness, Science & Decorating Have in Common?

January 29, 2013

Recently, I came across a study done by the University Of Florida about the relationship of our happiness with our ability to easily make decisions and feel at peace once we have made them. Basically, the study suggested that people who think too much before making decisions and debating with themselves as to whether they…

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These are a few of our 2012 Favorite Designs

January 11, 2013

The month of January is usually a month of reflection and looking back and reflecting on our favorite designs of the past year is always fun. Below is a review of some of our favorite items from 2012. This was a hard list to compile as there were so many beautiful designs that we liked.…

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Keep Oil And Vinegar For Your Salad And Not Your Hardwood Floors

October 2, 2011

This blog was inspired by an expreince that I had few months back. A home owner called and asked me to view his house, that has been rented for the past three years and now he was ready to put it on the market and wanted me to stage it. Upon our arrival, we discovered…

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