So What’s New With You?

We all ask that same question when we run into friends and acquaintances in the neighborhood. It is the question that keeps us current with the lives of the people we know and love. Well, I get asked the same question about upcoming interior design trends. And you know how I get; I just love … Continue reading

5 No Cost Decorating Changes You Can Make Now!

Move your furniture to different rooms in your home for a new look. Do the same with your accessories. Get out one of your pretty dishes and put it in your powder room to hold fancy soaps and tissues. Wrap and knot a fancy scarf around a throw pillow for a decorative look. Use a … Continue reading

Unexpected Ways To Add Some Holiday Cheer The Season

How about some spray paint to transform your holiday decorations? I have found a color called Colonial Red from Rustoleum which gives a wonderful twist to traditional Christmas red. I collected some pinecones and other nature elements and spray painted them. It is a great look. Consider collecting some fallen magnolia leaves, branches etc. and … 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

Decorate Your Castle-The Artful Side of Your Interior Decor

TUNE IN WED. JAN. 30TH @7PM EST ON WWW.BLOGTALKRADIO.COM. iN THE SEARCH BOX TYPE IN ‘DECORATE YOUR CASTLE’. You know when you are remodeling or redesigning a space in your home and then realize that you need that “just right” piece of art for your walls? It should be easy to go out and get … Continue reading

Wear Your Mission Statement Proudly

Caring Voice Coalition was voted one of the top 50 non-profits to work for in Richmond, VA. and for many good reason. They recently employed me as a designer for creating wall statements of their company philosophy. The results are beautiful reminders to each employee as they enter into the various offices wearing these statements … Continue reading

Very Good No and Low Cost Decorating Ideas

On my most recent Blog Talk Radio Show I covered my best tips and ideas for your home that are either very low cost or totally free. Free is good-right? One of the most fun ones is to go “shopping” in your own home. Take all your accessories, knick-knacks, etc. and assemble them on your … Continue reading

Timely Free E-Book On Building Business

I am very excited that I have just completed my 2nd free e-book “The Number 1 Way to Get and Keep Clients”.  If you are in design business or any other for that matter, this is very important information to have and learn to incorporate into your sales process. I have taught decorators and taken … Continue reading

Decorate Your Castle- Top Ways to Love Your Home’s Colors

It is enough to make your head swim!  What colors do I use for this room?? For that carpet?? For the front door??  If this sounds familiar, relax- you are not alone in feeling this way. I will make it easy to find the best colors for your home and share my sure-fire method. Everyone can start … Continue reading

See the Finished Family Room Project

The Family Room Journey That Took Way Too LongNow that it is done, I thought you would like to see the completed room video. Love to hear your comments!