I know the holidays feel far away, but year after year our Seattle temperatures start to drop and our guest bedroom starts to fill. That’s why now is the best time to prepare your extra room for … [Read more...] about How to Prep a Guest Bedroom for Your Holiday Visitors
My downsizing story involved many moves to many cities. And those homes number eight! Above is a favorite as it represents something owned entirely by me (and the bank). It was around 2000SF. After … [Read more...] about Downsizing Successfully ~ My Personal Journey
As the dreariness of winter ends and marigolds pop up for cheer, I'm thinking Spring table settings. Lunches, dinners in your home or patios and roof decks are perfect opportunities to create an … [Read more...] about Eye Appealing Spring Table Settings
Yesterday a client asked for a referral for an event planner. She's planning a party for 30 colleagues. A memory of this event flashed for me. So I wanted to share this post again. I loved planning … [Read more...] about The Best Part of Interior Design – The Reveal Party!
A favorite addition to my interior designs are small seats or ottomans as some prefer to call them. They are powerhorses. As shown in this photo from TaylorKing the colorful teal leather cubes move … [Read more...] about Small Seats Boost Style, Conversation
Holiday entertaining fills our calendars in December and the setup of your bar is front and center. Don Draper and Madmen gave prominence to bar carts making them stylish, chic and back in demand. … [Read more...] about Holiday Entertaining ~ Setup Your Bar With Style
Put A Wreath On It ~ It's The Holidays A wreath on your front door is your 'hello' to greet visitors for the holidays. Your wreath sets the tone for the decor of your holiday … [Read more...] about Put A Wreath On It ~ It’s The Holidays
How does rearranging furniture relate to your mood and impact creativity? What does this mean for selling your home or a new room design in your home? Our home is a powerful place. "Designing is … [Read more...] about Rearranging Furniture Lifts Your Spirits