2020 Trends for Summer Living

2020 has been quite a trying time for us all and I couldn’t image a better time to embrace transformation. Summer is the perfect season to freshen up you living space – whether it be complete makeover or a few accents here and there. If you are in the market for some trends to  incorporate into your home, here are my favorite 5 from the exciting list of what’s “hot” this year. 

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5 Ways to Make a Small Space More Spacious

Do you have that one space in your home that seems to be closing in on you? I certainly do! And over the many years of working as an interior designer, I have worked with many clients who can relate to that one small space. 

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Life Goes on During a Remodel – 5 Tips to Thrive not just Survive

When it comes to remodeling – the kitchen can be one of the most rewarding. It’s the heart of the home, the space where family gathers for meal prep, dining, end of day catch up and homework. The kitchen is the space where visitors naturally gravitate towards, so it truly is the centerpiece of the home. 

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Kitchen & Bathroom Sinks – Tips to maximize your sink cabinet storage

One of the hardest cabinet spaces to organize is underneath the sink – whether it be in the kitchen or in the bathroom. Organizing this space can be tricky because of pipes and garbage disposals take up a lot room, leaving spaces that are hard to work around. So, how do we solve the problem? Someone already did!

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The Kitchen Table-More Than a Table

In last weeks’ post, Laundry Room Design-be bold and brave with color, we talked all about taking chances and designing a bold laundry room with daring color. In the space we showcased, we chose a unique table for extra folding space, with a beautiful story behind it.

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Laundry Room Design – Be bold and brave with color

Let’s talk about designing a laundry room that is bold and colorful, not your usual ‘boring’ laundry room. How do you create this out of the ordinary space without skimping on function? Here’s how we did it for a family of five. Busy working parents with 3 kids involved in sports – durability, organization and function were key.

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Best of the Best: My go-to paint colors for walls, trim and cabinets

With all the time we’re spending at home these days I’m getting a lot of requests for some good paint colors. Clients and friends are making the most of the time and tackling some DIY projects. And did you know our local paint stores are open for curbside pick up?
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Kitchen Cabinet Color Inspiration- When you’re ready to go beyond white

Let’s face it, White is classic. You can’t go wrong (for the most part) with white. Safe is another word you hear in regards to the color white. White cabinets are classic and will always look amazing! However, if you’re ready to go beyond white cabinets and you’d like to add a touch of the unexpected with colored cabinets, but you don’t know where to start – read on!
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Color Crush: Naval

Hi All,

It’s color crush time! This months’ crush is Sherwin-Williams’ 2020 Color of the Year – Naval. Yes, you read that correctly… 2020! What a bold start to a new decade with this deep blue hue, a navy like you’ve never seen before. This color is said to be all about embracing a fresh start with color –

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How to Fall for your patio

Happy Fall! Can anyone out there agree with me that Fall is a most wonderful time of year? The chill seems to make everyone a little more cheerful. The temps are cooling down, throws are always a good idea, pumpkin spice everything, and orange is everyone’s favorite color. The trends are changing with the season, so it’s a great time to make some changes around the house – or in front.

Last week we spoke about how to create a warm welcome for the busy woman, today we’re talking about creating a warm Fall welcome on your front porch. Here is some insight on the season’s trends and some ideas on how to bring them home. If you’re not into following trends, you really can’t beat traditional seasonal decor that simple never goes out of style. Let’s get straight to it!   Read More