Archive | January, 2010

Ava’s Bedroom Update Part 2

January 29, 2010

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This week has been so busy that I’ve been unable to spend quality time on Ava’s Room.  The hem job on her panels is proof…sad, I know.  I used Stitch Witchery Iron-on Hem Tape (which is okay) but I really should’ve taken the time to precisely measure the length instead of just eyeballing it.  I’ve […]

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Tall Tales: The Makings of a Two Story Family Room

January 25, 2010

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On Saturday, by default (he didn’t want to look for the remote), my husband watched an episode of Christopher Lowell’s show on the Fine Living Network where he designed this two story living room. Then his grumbling began about our two story family room. We then started to discuss a wish list for the room. […]

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Fashion Friday: Sika Designs’ Upcoming Collection

January 22, 2010

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Not to be a tease…but here’s a glimpse of Sika Designs’ upcoming collection.   Owner and Fashion Designer Phyllis Taylor sent over exclusive photos of the collection not yet featured on her site.  I will gather more details and hopefully an interview with her about her inspiration for the new line.  Currently she’s splitting her time […]

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Eddie Ross Loves A Challenge

January 21, 2010

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Everyone is talking about Bloomingdale’s Big Window Challenge and for good reason.  The Wonderful Wizard of Home Decor, Eddie Ross has flawlessly designed the Modern Woman’s Living Room for Elle Decor.  The room is inspired by the mix of old and new, classic and modern, and what else but entertaining family and friends.  I’ve always […]

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Marie’s Office Makeover

January 20, 2010

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Marie, with the help of Erika Ward Interiors, learned how to use the furniture and accessories she already had to create a space she now loves. In case you missed the process, in a previous post I discussed 4 Ways to Save Money on Your Design Job. With each step, I demonstrated how I was […]

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Ava’s Bedroom Update

January 19, 2010

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It was a few months back that Project Nursery featured a custom mood board I designed for Ava’s big girl room. At that time, she and her twin brother shared this room: Since then we moved and other priorities took precedence over her room decor until now.  It’s now been five months at the new […]

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The Solid Gold Treatment : Aurum Lounge

January 15, 2010

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While on my morning (blog) rounds, I came across a photo of my favorite Atlanta nail spa.  I then followed a link to the designer’s website, browsed his portfolio and found this: The Aurum Lounge in Midtown.  Oh my, where do I start!? Being the lighting fanatic I am, those gorgeous oversize lamps were the […]

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