Category: Design

designs on the move

designs on the move

Category: Design

Tackling Design for Your Next Project

How to Tackle Design Decisions for Your Next Project

March 30, 2015

Whether you are building a new house or renovating an existing space, the design decisions can seem daunting. Often I hear people complain there’s too many choices and too many decisions to make. It seems…

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Sourcing Reclaimed Wood

March 21, 2015

Several of my projects for our new home involve reclaimed wood.  This is a hot trend and for good reasons – it is beautiful, unique & a great way to use existing resources.  Plus I…

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Barn Wood Inspiration Feature

Reclaimed Wood Inspiration

January 19, 2015

Many design trends carry on from year to year. Some fade into the sunset quickly.  One trend that is continuing to be popular is the use of reclaimed wood.  As old structures such as barns…

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Wrapped Up in Christmas

December 22, 2014

Are you all wrapped up in Christmas?  Are you done with your shopping and all your gifts are beautifully wrapped under your tree?  If not here are a few tips to help you create a beautiful…

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Family Tree Traditions

Family Tree Traditions

November 23, 2014

I have a confession…I am obsessed with Christmas.  When I see trees and lights my pulse starts to race.  Yes I will admit it is a little crazy. I love this time of year!  In…

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Simple Thankful Table

October 30, 2014

In less than a month we will be celebrating Thanksgiving with family & friends around the table.  This holiday brings thoughts of our favorite foods, football, festive gatherings and maybe a little shopping. But for those…

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A Bathroom Reno for $1000?

A Bathroom Reno for Less Than $1000?

October 1, 2014

Bathrooms are a highly used space and one that can drive you crazy if it is outdated.  But a bathroom reno can get very expensive.  This bathroom definitely needed an update! It stuck in the…

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Mixing Patterns Like a Pro

Mixing Patterns Like a Pro

September 25, 2014

I admit it…I love looking at magazines.  I know this is the digital age but there is something about handling those crisp, glossy pages that draws me in.  It just isn’t the same with my…

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Get in the mood...for design

Get in the Mood…for Design

September 17, 2014

How do you get in the mood for design?  When I start a new project I start with a mood board.  It can be electronic or digital & should be filled with images of objects,…

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Stepping Out Feature

Stepping Out

July 11, 2014

When we purchased our home the front walkway and porch had a great finish.  It had a pebbled look and seemed to be very well done.  It really improved the curb appeal. I know many…

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