Old Tired Furniture?

Repurposing furniture can a super fun and super cheap way to change up old, tired furniture! And, its not as hard as you might think. Don’t have a creative bone in your body? Never painted anything? GO FOR IT! We love to take old dressers (that aren’t worth a lick… not the antique ones!!) and give them a new color, new knobs, or a new top/front with mirror or chalk paint. Or take a small chair or ladder and hang it on the wall instead of sitting it on the floor. Spray paint an old frame with a bright new
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Categories: Before/Afters, Decorating, Home Renovations, New Uses For Common Things, and Refurbishing Furniture.

Good Reads

Looking for some good, simple advice for decorating your home, new or old? Check out this good read from the editor of Domino Magazine! We love the message that your home doesn’t need to look like a hotel and doesn’t need to look typical! There are essays from various famous designers and artists giving a wide range of ideas and tips for you to choose from. Imperfection is wonderful!   “Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it’s better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.” — Marilyn Monroe
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Categories: Decorating, Holiday Decorating, and Staging.

What to do with Photographs

Many of us and our clients struggle with photographs. Between the onslaught of digital pictures on your computer, CDs, or USB thumb drives or the old school printed photos spilling out of shoeboxes and albums, photos are a quiet love/hate struggle these days. We are overwhelmed with the number of photos we have from the past and the number of photos we take daily. So what do you do? What do we do?  1. Start now: take fewer photos now. If you are chronic picture taker, take some time away from the camera to experience life first hand. Miss amazing
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Categories: Holiday Decorating, Moving Tips, and Organizing.