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Crieve Hall Tour of Homes & 2019 Decorating Trends

One of my favorite things to do is to go to neighborhood home tours all around the Greater Nashville area. They are often annual events in historic districts where you are able to see both excellently preserved architecture and brave, bold remodels for today’s generation. My own house was on our neighborhood tour 10 years […]

Bigger Lighting is Better Lighting

You may have heard me talk about this before, but some of my clients are still hesitant to take my advice:  bigger lighting is better lighting.  I guess sometimes you have to see it to believe it.  Do you think this entry would be as glamorous and dramatic if it wasn’t for this huge lantern fixture? […]

Highlights from A Neighborhood Home Tour

One of my favorite things to do is to attend home tours in historic neighborhoods.   We have our fair share of such annual tours here in Nashville.    The Whitland Neighborhood Home Tour, which I blogged about last year here,  is one of the highlights of my year.  Of course, I wanted to share highlights with […]

Hottest Fall Trends in Home Decor

I’m always keeping my eyes open for the latest in home decor trends.  Understand that trends are not the same as fads.  Trends are more about the recognizing the direction design is headed, not jumping on the latest fad train.  Jumping on that train may be fun, but it’s not economically or stylistically wise.  Recognizing […]