Houzz Ideabook- The Soothing Effect of Symmetry

We interrupt this regularly scheduled “Mantel Mania” with a fresh, new Houzz Ideabook! Click on the badge below to head over to Houzz to read my latest article: “The Soothing Effect of Symmetry”.I’m all about the visual calm, so I’ve rounded up a group of spectacular photos showcasing some brilliantly balanced rooms! The Soothing Effect […]

Houzz Ideabook: Creating Wall Groupings That Wow

This week’s Ideabook is all about adding some vibrancy to your vertical space.Wall groupings add a lot of pizazz, but getting them “right” can be a daunting task. What should you use? How should you arrange it all? There are lots of things to consider. So I’ve outlined some helpful tips, and featured ten fabulous […]

Houzz Ideabook: Pillow Talk

Since buying our beloved fixer-upper back in 2007, we’ve pretty much been working on all the background stuff. Walls, ceilings, painting, re-painting, flooring, etc. But one day (over the rainbow) I look very forward to reeeeally decorating this happy little house too. At the tippity-top of my decorating to-do list is throw pillows. We got […]

Houzz Ideabook- Fine Lines: Decorating with Stripes

This weeks Ideabook is all about the splendor of stripes. I definitely have a thing for them, so I put together a cool collection of pretty pics, and included some handy dandy tips on decorating with stripes too. Click on the badge below to be redirected to my article over at Houzz and thanks for […]

Houzz Ideabook: Textural Touches on a Teeny Tiny Budget

Don’t you just love how adding texture can instantly take a space from “ho-hum” to “holy cow!”? My Ideabook over at Houzz this week is all about ways you can add a textural touches for less. Click on the badge below for lots of inspiring links to projects you will LOVE, and a collection of […]

Houzz Ideabook- Beyond the Bed: Decorating the Wall Behind Your Headboard

This weeks Ideabook is all about the wall beyond your bed.Click on the badge below to check out how some fellow Houzz members made their headboard walls look even happier! Beyond the Bed: Decorating The Wall Behind Your Headboard Houzz– Kitchen Design, Bathroom Design and More» Browse by Space and Style- For Example: Traditional Kitchen · […]

Houzz Ideabook- The Fifth Element

This weeks Ideabook is all about that big ol’ space you stare up at every time you can’t sleep. The one that acts as a floor to your attic, and a roof to your rooms. It’s all about the “fifth wall”, a.k.a your ceiling! Click on the badge below to read my article and to […]

Houzz Ideabook- Tossed and Found

I was so sick yesterday I completely forgot to publish my Ideabook over at Houzz.com!I’m still under the weather today, but I did manage to put together an Ideabook that will appeal to all the “junkers” in da Houzz. The inspiration for this weeks article came from Theresa and Craig Smith’s double-wide mobile home, featured […]

Houzz Ideabook- Here comes the Sun

Today, my Ideabook is all about the splendor of well-lit spaces.So swing by my “Houzz” for a visit- you’ll find some sweet sunny shots, and tips on how to create a lighter, brighter atmosphere in your home! Here Comes the Sun houzz– kitchen design, bathroom design, landscaping and more

Houzz Ideabook- Decorating with Roy G. Biv

This week, my Ideabook is all about coloring your world with the hues that best suit you! Click on the badge below to head over to Houzz: Decorating with Roy G. Biv Houzz-Kitchens, and bathrooms,and bedrooms, oh my!

Houzz Ideabook- 8 Inspiring Ingredients to Create a Come-Hither Kitchen

Houzz.com has invited me to become a part of their terrific team, so each Thursday I’ll be contributing an article to their wonderful website. Writing and design are my passions, and writing about design is my favorite thing to do, so I’m thrilled about this opportunity! When deciding what my first Ideabook should be themed […]