Decorating Intentionally By Piece

Decorating Intentionally By Piece

I recently received a question on my Facebook page about decorating a room piece by piece if you don’t have the budget to buy new items all at once.  The homeowner definitely wanted to be intentional about the items chosen for the space over time.  I’ve come up with some suggestions, and honestly I believe these can work whether you’re buying pieces over a longer or shorter period of time

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

What is Hygge?

What is Hygge?

If you read my recent post about Sherwin-Williams’ forecasted color palettes, you’ll remember I mentioned hygge when writing about one of the palettes.   I was intrigued by this Danish word and its meaning, so I read up on it and thought I’d share more information with you all, especially how it can translate when decorating your home. So what is hygge (pronounced “hoo-gah”) you ask?  I’ve read multiple definitions and