Month: November 2017

Reminder Tip for Fixing Those Too Small Area Rugs

November 25, 2017

I feel I just posted about this but I have run across this rug issue at a client’s this past week and wanted to share:

Sometimes because of not measuring correctly or  because of size availability,  we buy the wrong size area rug for our space and it looks too small:

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This rug is not large enough with the table and chairs as you can see.  All chair legs should be on the rug when pushed back and it also just looks out of proportion in this large space.Read More

Thank You All!

November 21, 2017

Thanksgiving is one of my favorite days of the year because it reminds us to give thanks and to count our blessings. So I wanted to reach out today and wish you all a very safe and happy Thanksgiving Day!

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My floppy tulips and I hope you enjoy the long weekend. Thank you everyone!

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Simple and Beautiful Thanksgiving Centerpieces

November 18, 2017

Looking for ideas on putting together a quick and easy centerpiece to show off on your Thanksgiving table?:

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If you’re anything like me, by now you have barely wrapped your head around the idea that Thanksgiving is around the corner. I was searching for ideas to decorate my own table and here are a few ideas I  gathered together for tips and inspiration:

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Seems easy to make with a small basket of pine cones and greens. It looks so elegant, doesn’t it?

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Here are different sized candles layered on top of faux  leaves looking pretty.  I can do that:

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Love this idea!:

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I like that it is unique and because it is on a tray that you can easily pick up and move if you have to. Also looks pretty easy to put together.

This is one of my all time favorite table centerpieces:

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If you look closely, you can see how simple it really is to make. (Sure Kelly, why don’t you whip one up right now?)

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I like the above table setting, simple and easy to move if necessary.

I’ve always felt that a simple and natural approach feels both festive and genuine.

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Well, I was searching for ideas to make up my own table. Here is how far I have come:

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Better get going! Hopefully I will have a Thanksgiving table setting pretty enough to share with you this week.

Thanks everyone. Hope you all have a great weekend!

Guest Room Transformation with Amazing Before & After Photos

November 11, 2017

Marsha, we have outdone ourselves this time with your guest bedroom makeover!  As always, working with you has been such a pleasure. I love how well we work together searching and finding the next perfect piece to our design puzzle. Your new guest room is just beautiful! :

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Marsha and I have worked on several home projects online together in the past few years. She lives in Illinois, I am in New Hampshire. This time she was looking to update her guest room:

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