home design · Staging Tips

Holy Shiplap, Batman!

I am currently elbow-deep in a shiplapping mission in my own home. My husband and I (He is my Robin for sure!) are DIYing our “shiplap” install and have plans to incorporate this design in several areas of our new construction home. Although it is a beautiful home, this place needs some character! My husband works… Continue reading Holy Shiplap, Batman!

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My Latest Lover: The Mustard Mid-century Modern Ottoman! How To Use Grandma’s Décor, TODAY.

Can grandma’s home décor “cut the mustard” today? I say, “YES!” Last weekend, while at a crawfish boil at my in-law’s house, I noticed a mid-century modern ottoman that spent the past several decades in Grandma’s den. It was dressed in its original mustard velvet upholstery, stacked in the corner of the garage. I seemed to be the only… Continue reading My Latest Lover: The Mustard Mid-century Modern Ottoman! How To Use Grandma’s Décor, TODAY.

Staging Tips

Large Wall Art: Large Wallet Not Required  

A year after moving in, my entryway way wall was still blank and driving me bananas! I was having commitment issues with several ideas, and I found this space to be extra tricky. Because it can be seen from all angles within my home, the look needed to be cohesive with my gallery frame wall… Continue reading Large Wall Art: Large Wallet Not Required  

Staging Tips

6 Tips for Home Staging During the Holiday Season

Staging your home to sell during the holiday season doesn’t mean you have to miss out on decking your halls. In fact, if done strategically, holiday décor can be the ultimate advantage for home staging during this “slow” time of year. An idea behind home staging is to evoke a feeling of warmth and comfort in… Continue reading 6 Tips for Home Staging During the Holiday Season

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Feel Free to Soar! “Big” Boy Bedroom Redesign with Airplane Theme

Decorating the nursery is one of the most exciting and anticipated events on the journey to parenthood. Imagining your new bundle of joy in his or her new room, with each detail created just for them, is just heart-warming! Since decor can be quite the investment, I always try to get the most longevity out… Continue reading Feel Free to Soar! “Big” Boy Bedroom Redesign with Airplane Theme

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Four Showers in One Summer: Fun Ideas for Baby and Wedding Shower Themes

There was certainly no drought in my hot Texas Summer this year. I had the honor of co-hosting FOUR showers to celebrate one “Happily Ever After” and three “Bundles of Joy.” I live for party planning, and celebrating new blessings in my friends’ lives really takes the cake. I am so thankful for the opportunity to have shared these… Continue reading Four Showers in One Summer: Fun Ideas for Baby and Wedding Shower Themes