Posts tagged with: Tips

Tips for Pet-Friendly Interiors

We all love our pets!  But what can we do so they don’t destroy our pretty homes? Here are some of my tips… 1.  Use hard surfaces wherever possible.  They are easier to clean then carpets.  If you have to...
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Iconic Chair: Model A or Marais Chair

Last week was a bit crazy for me.   It was one of the weeks that I just couldn’t cross everything off the list which included doing a my weekly blog post.   Monday was a holiday so spent it...
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Icons: Madonna and the Klismos Chair

Who else woke up this morning inspired to eat healthier and work out more after seeing Madonna perform during the Super Bowl half time show last night?!?  I know I did!  Honestly, I have not been a big fan of...
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TV Design Solutions

With one of the biggest TV days around the corner, I thought it was a good time to write about TVs and how to decorate with them.   After searching through my inspirational picture files to find photos for this...
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Interior Design Lesson with “Sophisticated Global” Style

If you follow my Facebook Page, you already know I’m a big fan of the WSJ’s Design and Decoration column.   I enjoy reading this column every Saturday and learn something new each week.  Last Saturday, WSJ highlighted designer, Jeffrey...
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Easy Weekend Project – Planters

Looking for a quick little project to spruce up your outdoor entertaining space for the holiday weekend?  A planter is an easy way to add color and interest.   Plus you can enjoy your planter for many months to come....
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Are you ready for house guests?!?

Every Thanksgiving my brother and his family stay with us.  Over the years I’ve tried to make their bedroom nice by adding interesting books and magazines, fresh flowers and pretty pictures of their wedding.   But the reality is they’ve...
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Mantels

With Fall around the corner, I’m starting to think about building our first fire.  Honestly, it’s not because I’m looking forward to the change in season but more to do with the fact that we just had our fireplace completely...
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