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Staging a Dated Sofa – Styling Tricks from The Decorologist

I did another Speed Staging this week where I had to pull some magic out of my hat.  Well, not really magic.  But I had to be resourceful.  Below is the living room of the house about to go on the market to sell.   I chose a new (more neutral!) wall color for them, […]

Decorating Trend: Back in Brass?

Over the last week, I have been conversing with a lively forum of redesigners and stagers about how many current trends in design are “coming back.”   It all started with a comment on brass being the hot “new” finish for lighting and plumbing fixtures.  Most of the group was appalled, and were confused as to […]

Animal House

I must admit, I have not always been a fan of animal prints – not in fashion and certainly not in decor.  But I really like the modern application I’m seeing lately of animal prints.   Like the zebra print in this yellow bedroom.   If it was the print of the bedspread, it may not have […]