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Holiday Gift Guide: For The Fashionista

   I love shopping and during the holidays I’m can spend hours online and in stores searching for the perfect gift.  And more times than not I’ll find a few things for myself too.  That’s the case with today’s Holiday Gift Guide which includes many items I’d love to find under my tree on Christmas morning.  But, it’s not about…

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Design Resource: The Sofa & Chair Company

As a designer my job is to research and source stylish, high-quality furniture and decor to fit my clients needs and lifestyle.  Often times my search leads me to my favorite stores locally.  And other times my search for beautiful furnishings and decor might lead me across the pond. The Sofa & Chair Company is the UK’s leading manufacturer of…

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Holiday Gift Wrapping Workshop with Steve McKenzie’s

It’s no secret that one of my passions is gift wrapping.  What you may not know is that I also love to share my passion by teaching others how to wrap gifts with style and flair! Creative Holiday Gift Wrapping–Beyond The Basics!  I’m excited to be partnering with Steve McKenzie’s for another holiday workshop on Saturday, Dec. 2nd.  Creative Gift…

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Book Review: Fabulous! The Dazzling Interiors of Tom Britt

One of the legendary interior designers that I admire most is Tom Britt.  He is a master of designing rooms with bold color palettes, strong graphic style contrasts and stylish innovations.  When asked to describe his own design aesthetic and he uses words like brilliant, confident and sexy. Fabulous! The Dazzling Interiors of Tom Britt written by Mitchell Owens and…

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Personalized Stationery–Holiday Gift Guide

Have you heard the news…Christmas is coming! To usher in the holiday season, I’m kicking off my holiday gift guide series with an item that is on the top of my gift giving list–Personalized Stationery. Stationery makes a great gift anytime of the year but it’s one of my favorite gifts to give at Christmas. I’ve reached that age where…

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My Favorite Items From The Hearth & Home Collection with Magnolia

Happy Monday friends. I hope you had a good weekend. My weekend was busy but I did get to enjoy a bit of down time.  I also went to Target to see their newest collaboration with Chip and Joanna Gains of Fixer Upper fame. The highly anticipated Hearth & Hand collection debuted online and in Target stores Sunday and design…

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How I Develop My Christmas Theme {and my theme for 2017}

I suspect that I am not the average person when it comes to decorating for Christmas.  There are people who decorate the same way year after year because of tradition or they have their look down pat. And then there are people like me who like to change their decor every year which requires some thoughtful planning. Before I tell…

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Inspiration Notebook | November 2017

Wow, it’s hard to believe that were closing in on the end of 2017.  The year has flown by and it seems like yesterday that we were celebrating the arrival of spring. Today I’m sharing another chapter from my Inspiration Notebook with you.  I started creating my notebook in 2015 as a way to capture in pictures and words the…

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