She Likes to Move It

I have a client who calls me every six months or so to rearrange her furniture and “freshen things up a bit.”   The first time I met her, she and her husband had just moved here from Memphis.  This is how her living room looked when I got there:  So...

Building a Room Design Around An Inspiration Piece

Happy Friday, fellow Decor Junkies!  Today I’m sharing a Virtual Design I did for a client’s living room a few months back.  The inspiration for the entire room was the fabulously fun rug, plus the pair of art pieces you see below: Virtual Design by The...
Knowing What to Change and What NOT to Change When Decorating

Knowing What to Change and What NOT to Change When Decorating

Here in Nashville, there are many houses that were built in the 1960s and 1970s.  I see a lot of entry floors from that era that look exactly like this: Existing Entry Floor   This client had grown weary of her dark, dated entry but wasn’t sure she wanted to...

The Best of Gray

Yesterday Maria Killam of Colour Me Happy featured a quote from me (among other color experts) regarding one of my favorite grays.  via Maria Killam Check out the post here to get the low-down on all the hottest grays this season.   Thank you for the mention, Maria! ...
Why The Decorologist Says “No” to the Sofa & Loveseat Combo

Why The Decorologist Says “No” to the Sofa & Loveseat Combo

If you are in the market for new living room furniture, I urge you not to be a zombie.  You know, the zombie that follows the hordes of people that mindlessly purchase the ole sofa/loveseat combo.   ssource   Have you noticed that you don’t see a lot of...