Once upon a time, there was a little girl who wanted to move into the room at the end of the hall, far away from her older sister. In this room, she would read and dream and play Legos to her heart’s content. The room once belonged to her father, Mr. Man, who decided to […]
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 […]
About 500 bazillion people watched the recent season premiere of Downton Abbey, and I bet a few of you would like to know how you can bring a little Downton Abbey vibe into your own humble abode. In the words of Mr. Carson, “If you are tired of style, you are tired of life.” You […]
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 […]
You know how I like to change things up. Fairly frequently.
So you have a big puffy brown sofa in your family room and don’t plan to replace it any time soon. And you have an accompanying wall color like this olive green. The color scheme here is brown + olive + gold or what I like to refer to as “blah.”
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