Monthly Archives: July 2009

Revitalize Your Home for August

August is a time for getting your home ready for the fall, back to school season, and all of the stress that comes along with it. But before you even begin to clean out the closets and scrub down the … Continue reading

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Deep Sleep

We all know sleep is important—bed is where we spend the majority of our lives.  So why not splurge and buy a bed you love?!  Not only is the right mattress crucial, the style of bed is equally important. The … Continue reading

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Craftsman Style Decorating

Bungalows have been a staple in American neighborhoods for over a century. Often referred to as Mission style, Arts and Crafts, or Craftsman, they are identified by their simple lines, wide front porches and attention to details such as carvings, … Continue reading

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Outdoor Living

                      We all love being outdoors when the weather is bright and sunny. Sitting reading on a garden swing, relaxing in the garden and eating al fresco have many happy … Continue reading

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Beautiful Book Storage

                                        Nearly all of my clients have collections of books they want to showcase.  Whether stacks of paperback plays or hardbound … Continue reading

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Dressing Up Bathrooms

The 1st official day of summer  was the hottest we’ve seen in Florida since the 1980’s. In addition to the outdoor living and pools, another escape from the heat can be a cool shower or a relaxing bath. With this in … Continue reading

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Small Space Decorating

I recently heard a young man who lives in a mere 290 square feet, say that if every thing had a home he could have a home. He was complaining about how his belongings had taken over his space and … Continue reading

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How to Choose and Use Color

Understanding the theory of color gives you a great advantage when choosing the right color scheme for a room. A little know how will help you to pick that perfect accent color to give a little surprise and contrast. There … Continue reading

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Simple Updates for Older Furniture

Furniture pieces are meant to be investments for life, but as in most cases, great pieces end up having to be trashed because of wear, tear, and otherwise outdated style. Not to worry. Here are a few great tips from … Continue reading

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The Ideals of Leather Furniture: Know before you buy

Purchasing leather furniturecan be a daunting task – it’s a big purchase, and you want to make sure you get the right type. Leather furniture can last a lifetime if you know what to look for. These few tips on … Continue reading

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