Get Paid For Working Your Interior Design Passion

We are all addicted to interiors and their design and decorating- that is why I write this blog and why you read it. For me, interior design hs the best job I will ever have that does not feel like a job!! How about you? Want to investigate for free the possibilities of running your … Continue reading

Are We Giving You What You Want?

This is so important. It is the reason we are in business- to give our clients top notch interior design service that is actually answering their wants and needs. Are you getting what you need from us? I would really love to take your comments and suggestions on this topic-what do you need from your … Continue reading

We Are Ready For the March Home Show

Richmond Home and Garden Show is” the” place to be and see what is “new” in interior design for your home. My booth is designed to show you just that!! See the 2013 Color of the Year, the newest in decorative painting and beautiful window treatments. LOCATION: THE RICHMOND RACEWAY—STOP BY MY BOOTH #9 JUST … Continue reading

The Color of the World’s Mood

Pantone calls it the Color of the Year- Emerald Green, Robert Allen Group calls it Viridian and the Paris Home Decor exhibited it as Olive Green. What all these color names have in common is that they are all shades of green. Robert Allen Group recapped the history of viridian and all the moods it … Continue reading

Have You Visited the Houzz Website Yet

Make time to online at You will find a lot of help there from many interior design professionals that will help you work on your decorating dilemmas for FREE. Ask a question and within 24 hours, you will get lots of answers and advice. It is a very good resource to help you on … Continue reading

We Are Getting Ready For the March Home Show

Home Shows are the place to go and see what is new in interior design for your home. I have big plans to show you the “new” in my booth. See the 2013 Color of the Year, the newest in decorative painting and much more. Stop by my booth at Richmond Raceway on March 1st, … Continue reading

Another Great Source for Interior Design

I had the great pleasure of hosting Sally Morse, the Creative Director for Hunter Douglas, on my blog talk radio show- Decorate Your Castle. She was wonderful! Her talk was entertaining, informative and my listeners and I enjoyed it immensely. Here are a few highlights from the show. Stripes are THE pattern this year. If … Continue reading

Window Treatments That Focus On the View

When you have a great view and privacy is not needed, you can really play it up. That was the case in this client’s living room window. The pole swag was fitted specially to frame the great view of nature outside the window. It is beautiful and imparts the serenity of nature for my client. … Continue reading

Big Savings For Your Windows and Floors

Do you need new window treatments and new rugs? Do you know you can get both things on sale now? Get your fresh look without waiting, Hunter Douglas Duette shades are 10% off until February 28th, 2013. These are the beautiful double or triple honeycomb shades that are energy savers to boot. That in itself … Continue reading

In this newsletter, I have really concentrated on decorating and design information. Some is written out right here for you and others are readily available for you to go and get online or at the home show. My philosophy is that everyone’s home is a castle and deserves great design and I want to arm … Continue reading