Tip Tuesday: Trim Colors

Posted by on Apr 6, 2010 in Paint, Tip Tuesday | No Comments

Everyone thinks that choosing your paint colors will change your whole room, and to some degree, they are right. However, selecting the proper trim color is extremely important as well (and no, all whites and ivories aren’t the same)! Picking a trim color is very difficult because some have grey, pink, yellow, green or blue […]

Tip Tuesday: Easy Holiday Decor Change

Posted by on Nov 24, 2009 in Accessories, Tip Tuesday | No Comments

Want an inexpensive instant decor change before the holidays? You can have a completely different look by just changing and adding a few minor items in your room. Just pick a color(s) and go for it! For example, all you need to do to successfully change your look in your living room is change the […]

Tip Tuesday: Decorative Bathroom Mirrors

Posted by on Nov 3, 2009 in Tip Tuesday | One Comment

Unless you’ve designed or have plans to replace the hardware, tile, flooring, and fixtures in your bathroom, homeowners are left with a simple few elements to personalize this space. Replacing your standard contractor lighting is one relatively cheap and effective approach. Bath textiles such as towels, shower curtains, and window treatments are also cost-effective ways […]

Tip Tuesday: Starting a Collection

Posted by on Aug 31, 2009 in Tip Tuesday | No Comments

As an extension of yesterday’s post about the ‘New Vintage’ I thought it would be beneficial to list a few tips about starting your own collection. I believe that many people have a desire to collect vintage objects and ephemera but are just scared because they just don’t know where to even begin with a […]

Tip Tuesday

Posted by on Aug 18, 2009 in Lighting, Tip Tuesday | No Comments

Shade Size I’ve compiled some buying tips for finding that perfect shade size for your table lamps… Match the Base – Think Size, Shape, Style, Color. Larger lamp bases require larger shades. Square bases may look better with a square shade. Victorian bases will probably look better with a Victorian shade, etc. Your goal is […]

Tip Tuesday

Posted by on Aug 12, 2009 in Tip Tuesday | No Comments

Oh, I know, today is Wednesday and I hope you will forgive me for sending this a day late. I had to put my clients first yesterday but while meeting with them, it gave me my tip… INSPIRATION! Yes, such a loaded word with such great vastness and depth. So hears my tip… Step out […]

Tip Tuesday

Posted by on Aug 4, 2009 in Tip Tuesday | No Comments

Shower Curtains… Yes, I know it sounds like a boring topic, but it could seriously make or break your bathroom (for those of you who have shower bathtubs). If you don’t have the money or time to have your shower curtains custom designed or you just need a quick fix, then here is an easy […]

Tip Tuesday

Posted by on Jul 21, 2009 in Accessories, Tip Tuesday | One Comment

Down vs. Polyester Have you ever sat on someones sofa with a pillow behind your back and you were almost falling off because the pillow was taking up too much room or you weren’t comfortable with the piece of foam behind you (literally)? No matter how beautiful the fabric is on decorative pillows, pillow density […]