Two Easy Ways to Create a Unique Space

Let’s face it, most of us live in spec homes—you know what I mean, the homes where every 5th home repeats. These homes are great for many reasons: they are more affordable and we inherit great neighborhoods and schools as a by-product. But, if you are anything like me, you want a unique space—a space that is different from everyone else around you. How can you do that in a neighborhood where many of the homes look alike? Don’t despair, here’s a couple of tips for how you can get a unique look among the masses. Continue reading “Two Easy Ways to Create a Unique Space”

How to Pick the Right Chair for Your Space

If you are anything like me, you love a good makeover. But sometimes, it can be difficult to know how to pick a great chair for a makeover. I have found that a lot of this depends on your style and design taste. Personally, I love French chairs and believe these tend to make the best makeovers because their well defined curves and lines.

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Does the “She Shed” Make Men Jealous?

If you’ve been watching at all, you can’t help but notice the latest trend—tiny homes. To be specific, though, many women are swooning over the tiny house “she shed”—the female response to the “man cave.” These she sheds are used for all sorts of purposes: relaxing, reading, parties, and studios. I’ve been fortunate enough to have my own she shed—a.k.a. my upholstery studio. Continue reading “Does the “She Shed” Make Men Jealous?”