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GIRL’S ROOM MAKEOVER: CORNELL ROAD

September 2, 2015

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Less than a month ago I presented a design plan to a discerning eight-year-old girl and her parents. Tonight, she’s sleeping soundly in her own lap of luxury. See the transformation: Lucky for us the room had great bones, ample sunlight, and a real crystal chandelier that was original to the house. All Little Miss Sunshine needed […]

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FALLING FOR WOOD WATCHES

September 2, 2015

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It comes as no surprise that I enjoy incorporating vibrant hues into my home and wardrobe. Recently, I was introduced to Jord Wood Watches which combined my love for wood, color, and fashion into one essential accessory. With fall quickly approaching, we’re finally getting around to renovating our home. I’m smitten with wood tones, intricate […]

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WHY WE LOVE BAMILEKE STOOLS (AND YOU SHOULD TOO)

August 30, 2015

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Consider this, if you lived in Cameroon and was the king (or queen) of your castle, then a Bamileke stool would replace your traditional easy chair.  Also known as the King’s stool, bird’s nest, or donuts its artistic production is closely associated with the hierarchy of Cameroon leaders. The fon, or the king, is considered to […]

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PROJECT PREVIEW: DECORATING A LIVING ROOM IN CORAL AND FLORAL

August 28, 2015

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Coral and Floral Living Room by Erika Ward Interiors

There’s something to be said about the power of unexpected color in the home: a colorful painting in the entry, a bold, contemporary art in the dining room, or a stunning coral Soumak rug in the living room–this client has all three.  While I was peering off into the joining rooms, from a distance I […]

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7 LIFE LESSONS MY PARENTS TAUGHT ME ABOUT HOME

August 16, 2015

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Last night after the last plate was cleared from the table, I sat in my chair and took in my surroundings. I thought to myself, “The true comforts of home cannot be purchased.” Sounds like a contradictory statement considering the fact that I make my living as an interior designer.  But it’s true. “Where we […]

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ADDICTED TO WINDOW TREATMENTS? ME TOO. 5 REASONS I CAN’T GET ENOUGH

August 11, 2015

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One of the most dramatic changes you can make to a room, besides paint, is adding window treatments. There are so many window treatment options in the marketplace and infinitely more when you go the custom route. Most times simple does the trick. But when I start adding french pleats, banding on the leading edge […]

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PROJECT PREVIEW: CORNELL ROAD GIRL’S ROOM

August 6, 2015

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“I don’t think she understands how good she has it.” With pillows, rug sample, and fabrics spread across the table, I had just wrapped up a design presentation for the clients’ daughter, an adorable, fun-loving 8-year-old. I, on the other hand, would disagree with the mother’s statement. After seeing her eyes grow wide in wonderment […]

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