What is Redesign?

What is Redesign?

If you’ve visited my website previously, or seen the services offered on my Facebook page, you’ll see that I offer “Redesign” as a service.  I’ve found that many people outside of the “home decorating/staging” world are not familiar with this term so I thought I’d take some time to clarify what it means and also share some fun and exciting information on my trade discounts! Redesign can be used interchangeably

Choosing Interior Paint Colors

Choosing Interior Paint Colors

In this blog post, I thought I’d share some considerations when choosing interior paint colors (I’ll post at another time about choosing exterior paint colors).   As you probably know, paint is a great way to drastically change the look of a space and it’s relatively inexpensive compared to other renovation projects.   In the home staging world we often call paint “money in a can” because a fresh coat of paint,

Styling a Coffee Table Tray

Styling a Coffee Table Tray

Styling a coffee table can be an easy and inexpensive way to add some color and flair to your living or family room.   I like to use a tray to group decorative items on my coffee table; it’s easy to move if I need to use the entire coffee table space for some other purpose, such as placing appetizers, small plates, and napkins while entertaining.   Using a tray also anchors

3 Color Palettes to watch for in 2018!

3 Color Palettes to watch for in 2018!

Who loves color!?  I recently attended a Sherwin Williams event and wanted to share some cool insights from their ColorMix Forecast for 2018!  I think you will find the three color palettes and their influencers both thought-provoking and very telling about colors that will be popular in 2018.  Below each palette you’ll see pictures of a mood-board that will help you visualize … So let’s begin, the first color palette

Area Rugs for Homes with Pets

Area Rugs for Homes with Pets

Hi All, I’m sharing some tips today on choosing area rugs that will be placed in a home with dogs and/or cats.  I recently got this question from a friend who has 2 dogs, Sophia and Maggie (see their photo below!), and thought others would also benefit from this information. Nowadays, many homeowners have replaced at least portions of their home’s flooring with hardwood, tile, or luxury vinyl plank (LVP)