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“Falling” in Love with Your Home 2009 Style - 09/29/09 02:20 PM
Mother Nature is beginning to put on her grandest show for the year, and we're heading to the attic or basement for all those boxes marked "Fall Decorations." As many of you would agree, fall is a great season to change out or update your seasonal and home décor, but just like our wardrobe, sometimes we need to weed out or refresh our stash. Here a few ideas and tips to help you update your home for the season and infused the latest trends into your home décor. •1.) Give your rooms a new arrangement. Fall is the perfect time to (11 comments)
Home Stager's work on HGTV in October - 09/22/09 06:56 AM
Filmed almost a year ago, my 1st of 4 spaces I designed for HGTV's "My First Place!" A whole lot of work, but oh so much fun, with homeowners and a production company a sheer delight to work with - These projects came to me fast and furious; ever challenging me to tie my home staging and design resources & experience seamlessly together. Episode HMFP-1105H •· October 22, 2009 8:00 PM e/p •· October 22, 2009 3:00 AM e/p Commitment Before Contract? First-time home-buyers Andy and his girlfriend Lindsey have begun searching for a home in the northern suburbs of Chicago. However, Lindsey isn't totally (13 comments)
From the Mouth of New Stagers - K.I.S.S. - 09/20/09 09:35 AM
So I just had the honor to train two new Interior Stylists this week - The biggest bonus is that I'm taught by them too. Both of my students came from fabulous Graphic & Art Design/branding backgrounds, so when it came to the Marketing portion of the training, we had a lot to share. An Aha moment came to me when discussing Websites - It was a very interesting discussion... As we all know, it is natural for those interested in this industry to GOOGLE about - Looking at sites and taking a personal look at those in the industry. The (14 comments)
The Secret Formula to Creating a Beautiful Home - The Perfect "Mix” - 09/03/09 08:43 AM
Ahhh... wouldn't it be pure bliss to have an unlimited budget to make your space lovely. No regard for the bottom line or being reduced to look at price tags? The sheer joy.... For me, there is no fun in that - What about the hunt, the use of creativity and inventive cunning to reach the same end? Now that's bliss... A core philosophy's of my business is getting the right "mix" - Defining when to spend it and when not to when it comes to decorating and styling your home. For me, a beautiful space has a rich collectiveness - (5 comments)
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