A few months ago, the editor of Blah-blah-blah magazine contacted me about doing a story and photo shoot in one of my client’s homes. Ah, the call that makes every decorator’s heart go pitter-pat! Below is the living room of my client’s home when first purchased. I snapped this photo when I came over […]
A couple of weeks ago, I spent three intense days with sixteen women in my latest Expert Psychological Stager™ certification course here in Nashville. Although none of us had ever met, we bonded immediately because of the passion we share for home staging and design. My students came from all over the country to […]
Despite more than a few hurdles, our upstairs bathroom renovation is moving along. It’s being carved out of a small space that includes a dormer window on the front of the house. This is where we started: before Wondering where the shower is? No shower. Wondering where the toilet is? This room was so […]
One of the trickiest issues in decorating living rooms is that dark beast of a television. Although I prefer to plant the television in a bookcase or a less focal wall, many people decide to hang theirs above the fireplace. If you have white trim on the fireplace wall, this can make that TV black […]
Holiday gatherings are approaching quickly, and it’s time to say goodbye to the traditional dining room. It’s time to close the doors on the gloomy, twice-a-year, precious surfaces, traditional dining room of yore.
You may remember this dining room I posted about a few weeks back:
I just staged a property to sell in a high-end suburb of Nashville. The realtor who hired me sent some preview photos last week, asking what color the dining room should be painted. before Let me put you in my shoes – what might you do to make the biggest impact (for the least amount of […]