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Material Guide: Wall Coverings

Next up in the Material Guide series, I’m talking all about wall coverings. There are so many options beyond paint and each gives your room a different feel. From classic wallpaper to boho woven grass, I’m breaking down each type of wall covering, their durability, care, cost, and best areas to use them.

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Design Style Guide: Mid-Century Modern

Example of a mid century modern living room for interior design style guide

This month’s Design Style Guide covers Mid-Century Modern – a classic, timeless style that is becoming popular again in a big way. Read More

Getting Organized: De-Clutter Your Home Office and Get Your Taxes Done

Taxes are due NEXT WEEK! If you’re like me and haven’t already filed, you’re probably feeling the panic start to set in. Have you been avoiding tax time because your home office is a total disaster? Have no fear – I’ve got you covered with my guide to getting yourself organized and ready for the dreaded T-Day. Read More

Material Guide: Lighting

The right lighting can make or break a room. It doesn’t matter how well designed a space is, without proper lighting, the room will fail to make the desired impact. So how do you make sure your lighting is on point? The key is knowing the types of lighting, styles, and how to use them. Read More

Design Style Guide: Contemporary

Last month I announced the start of my new series “Design Style Guides“. Each month I will be bringing you a detailed guide to popular design styles which will include the time period, how to spot the style, and notable designs or designers. To kick off the series, I’m covering Contemporary – a style that took hold in the late 1990’s and is still popular in homes today. Read More

Insider Tips for Hiring a Professional Organizer

Messy closet versus organized closet tips for hiring a professional organizer

Getting organized is tricky business. Sure you can clean up the clutter, but it never seems to stay clean, does it? The reason most people can’t stay organized is because they haven’t found a system that works for them.

That’s where a professional organizer comes in. Professional organizers specialize in a wide range of services, from organizing your documents, to de-cluttering your garage, to clearing out your closest. We can even help you organize your time – and who doesn’t need that?

A professional organizer is a great resource for the chronically un-tidy to take advantage of, but how should you go about it? Here are my tops tips for hiring the right professional organizer for you: Read More

Seasonal Style Guide: Spotting Spring Trends

It may not feel like it here in the Northeast, but Spring arrived yesterday! Crazy, I know. One of my favorite ways to usher in a new season is with giving my home some new pops of color and seasonal style. It really brightens up a space and can trick your brain into thinking Spring truly is here! Read More

Design Style Guide: Art Deco

This month’s Design Style Guide takes a look at the classic style of Art Deco. From The Great Gatsby and flappers to the colorful buildings of Miami, this style was all the rage in the 1920’s and it’s still beloved by designers for its glamor and artistic flamboyance.
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Women Crush Wednesday

Love is in the air! No I’m not talking about Valentine’s Day. I’m talking about Galentine’s Day – the day when we take time to celebrate the awesome women in our lives. Thanks to Leslie Knope, February 13th has become a day to cheers our fave females and I’m using this week’s blog post to do just that! Here are three amazing ladies who inspire me: Read More

Design Style Guide: Brutalism

This month’s Design Style Guide is taking you somewhere totally different. Brutalism isn’t most people’s go-to look for their home. However this much maligned style is seeing a resurgence in the design world and new wave Brutalism is showing the world that concrete can be cozy. Read More