Adorable Animal Décor

There he was at the animal shelter and you fell in love at first sight. He was the one for you! Pets are endearing and charm their way into your heart. Be it a chihuahua, a calico cat or a canary; celebrate them in your home décor. Animal design themes can be whimsical or traditional- … Continue reading

Get the Most Value from Your Consultation

 Help your decorator help you with your homes interior design during the consultation. Do your homework first and you will get the most bang for your decorating buck. Write down all your decorating questions as you think of them so you won’t forget an important aspect of your design. Have any magazine cut outs or … Continue reading

Thinking About Reupholstering?

I recently completed an upholstery job on 8 dining room chairs. The new fabric we used added more color to the room, changed the style from traditional to transitional and made such a big difference overall. Reupholstering a piece of furniture does all that plus helps coordinate the décor of a room. A dated, tired … Continue reading

A Fabric Primer for Everyone

Fabric is the single most important element in draperies and upholstery.  The following fabric facts should help you make educated choices. Let’s start with a good foundation of lining.  It can protect your fabric from the elements, block light, if need, and help extend a fabric’s life to protect your investment in window treatments.  Sheers … Continue reading

What’s Your Style? Could it be Old World Design!

Old World design is comfortable, generations – old and very elegant. It is a centuries old estate home with aging plaster, heavy dark furniture and aged colors. Look for large architectural elements like ceiling beams, marble floors and large stone fireplaces. The rooms are often furnished in heavy jacquard fabrics with plenty of trims and … 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

Get a New Style For Your Windows On Sale!

This is a brand new cornice board called “Low Profile”. Its unpadded construction gives it a signature slim and sleek look that will make a great impact on any interior space. The depth is 10″ and can be made with any fabric. Now they are on sale-just in time for your fall decorating. Save 20% … Continue reading

What’s Going On-Notes from My Dayrunner

I am always on the lookout to offer you services that will benefit you and offer you products that show the latest and the greatest. Here’s the latest entries of my efforts along those lines- 1. Getting the word out on the on-site dry cleaning part of my business 2. Collaborating with senior care experts … Continue reading

Oh The Possibilities with Reupholstery!

I am working with a client right now and some of the work involves reupholstering her dining room chair seats. It got me thinking about how just doing that to her dining room set will make such a big difference. You can dress them up, make them more casual or add detail to the final … Continue reading