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stephanie cook: Stephanie Cook and Matt Leinart team up!!! - 09/01/09 12:41 PM
Hey you all, just finished this video, I finally had some time and attempted some editing.! I wrote a blog on Kimberly before but just showed pictures, I wanted to get this finished so that she can always have something to remember her special day by! Hope you like it!
And check the video blog before this one.... called Caitlin's Wish!!! Steph xoxo Website Blog
If you want become a follower of my blog! There will be a random choosing for a ONE DAY MAKEOVER (Must be within 30 miles from CA, 92603) or if out of the area (2 comments)
stephanie cook: Caitlins Wish!!! - 08/31/09 09:54 PM
So I just finished my second room makeover for the Make-A-Wish foundation. Caitlin Caro an extraordinarily resilient young woman who has been battling cystic fibrosis since she was born. Her one wish was to get her room designed by an interior designer. I was the lucky designer fortunate enough to make her wish come true!!!
As I interviewed Caitlin, I (4 comments)
stephanie cook: Jimmie Martin furniture - 06/09/09 01:24 PM
Jimmie Martin furniture We have such an appreciation for designers who bring a bit of modernity and rawness to the world of design. You won't find a typical, cliche or boring furniture piece in Jimmie Martin's furniture collection that's for sure! Each piece is custom, unique, has a personality all its own and we love it! Combine history, art and pure creativity and you've got the perfect recipe for a furniture collection that is exciting, sexy, quirky, and urban while somehow managing to remain glamourous and sophisticated. Modern statement pieces at its best...here are a few...
We love that (4 comments)
stephanie cook: Sassy Summer Umbrellas - 06/09/09 01:19 PM
Sassy Summer Umbrellas Summer is almost here and I'm sure everyone is in the mood for some fun in the sun! Don't get caught pool or beachside with a drab old fashioned umbrella like the pinwheel shown below. Let your largest beach accessory make a statement and not be an eye sore...
Let's move your party outdoors, starting with these ridiculously cute umbrellas by Sunbrella. You can customize yours with a variety of colors available on their website, you can't go wrong.
What comes to mind when you think of Mimosa? I think of a fabulous sunday brunch and relaxing on a hot summer day with this brightly hued cocktail. What about color of the year? Pantone has named "Mimosa" PANTONE® 14-0848 Mimosa, a warm, engaging yellow, as the color of the year for 2009. In a time of economic uncertainty and political change, optimism is paramount and no other color expresses hope and reassurance more than yellow. Mimosa also speaks to enlightenment, as it is a hue that sparks imagination and innovation. It is a (6 comments)
stephanie cook: Remodel on a budget - 06/09/09 01:12 PM
Remodel on a budget Do you find yourself thinking about taking a vacation more recently then ever? Well here's a solution that won't require any flight or hotel accommodations. With just under $750 you can remodel a guest room to look and feel like a vacation suite. As an example, I transformed my guest room into an "Italian villa". The project only took two days and didn't break my budget.Recreating a space can be as easy as re-finishing or re-painting existing furniture pieces. I wanted to create a space that was a retreat from the rest of the home. A (6 comments)
stephanie cook: Fun Dinnerware - 03/24/09 01:46 PM
A penthouse suite for the price of a dinner plate? Well, not exactly, but these fun plates featuring floor plans are sure to spark conversation at your dinner table. Choose from a studio, penthouse or a luxury penthouse! What a great idea, absolutely love it! You can find them @ http://www.fishseddy.com/
Thanks for checking out my blog! You can visit plural interior design @ http://www.pluralid.com/ (7 comments)
stephanie cook: Bachelorette Party - 03/24/09 01:30 PM
Recently, I was asked to be in a bridal show to give bridesmaids fun ways to throw a little design in the mix of a bachelorette party. So ladies hopefully these ideas will get your creative juices flowing for your next bachelorette party you plan.
I came across these mannequins and thought these would be perfect for the party. Take two mannequins; spray paint, and some type of flat surface to create a cute table that can display featured drinks of the night or h'orsdeurves. Dress the mannequins to your desire and you have created a fun element to (8 comments)
stephanie cook: Adding a Splash of Color - 03/24/09 01:09 PM
One of the easiest and most pocket-friendly ways to add a quick change to your home is with the use of paint. Adding color to your existing white walls will transform your space without breaking your piggy bank. Always test out several shades of your fave color on the wall before committing. Lighting plays a big role in the way the paint will look in your space so be sure to view your samples in both natural and artificial light, and at different times of the day. Selecting the right color paint for your space doesn't have to be such a (7 comments)
stephanie cook: Ankasa Pillows - 03/24/09 12:39 PM
For all of you stylish fashionistas out there enamoured with interiors and fashion, have I got a treat for you! Love the look of embellished pillows? then you will not be disappointed by Ankasa's fashion forward collection. Having only been established four years ago, by a husband and wife team of fabric designers, the line has become a huge success. Inspired by the world of fashion, Ankasa aims to blend fashion and interiors into a unique and luxurious home decor collection.The designs are absolutely beautiful and are like jewelery for your upholstered furniture! Who would have thunk it right?! This line of (1 comments)
stephanie cook: At your Command Lamps - 03/24/09 12:15 PM
How great are these lamps! Cool, fun and creative I think that everybody should own one of these. This is definately a unique find and would look great on a home office desk. Or, try leaning one of the floor lamps against your living room wall to add an artistic touch and sense of humor. And the best part is...you can manipulate the bodies in whatever position you'd like as they are all jointed. This could get really fun!Find them at http://www.freshome.com/
http://www.pluralid.com/ (4 comments)
stephanie cook: Make your HDTV upgrade worth it! - 12/30/08 05:54 PM
Since the time days of analog TV are dwindling down, its time for you rabbit ear loving people to enjoy some HDTV, and since your going to upgrade you might as well make the upgrade worth it. You have some options, you can get a LCD or a Plasma. Before you start getting all worried, let me explain what an LCD TV and a Plasma TV are. LCD – Liquid-crystal display televisions (LCD TV) are television sets that use LCD technology to produce images. Benefits of LCD technology include lower weight and reduced power requirements when compared to other display types. Often, (4 comments)
stephanie cook: Kimberly And Her Wish! - 12/03/08 11:49 PM
So I was wondering how I could give back to the community and emailed a few charity's and received an instantaneous response from Mark president of OC Make-A-Wish Foundation. He was thrilled that I had contacted him and said it was perfect timing. He preceded to tell me about a young girl named Kimberly who was diagnosed with systemic lupus erythematosis last year at age 12, and her one wish was to have an Interior Designer make over her room. My heart went out to her and I was on board to help make her wish come true. We met the (54 comments)
stephanie cook: To create inspiring and affordable spaces, I’ve got some stores here in OC that I just can’t live without. - 12/01/08 10:31 PM
One of my favorites is Home Goods: They have great, affordable accessories and artwork, and it’s fun to search for items there. Another is OC Flooring: To me, they are the best flooring company around because they have fair pricing and are very reliable. Best of all, they are quick! I’m always in search of art, so the Art and Frame Co. in Costa Mesa is a must, as they do custom framing and have a huge selection for all of my needs. Of course, I have to mention the Home Consignment Center, too, because it is a fabulous place to (12 comments)
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