Category: decor

Have beige walls become a design color of the past?

From trendy grays to sea salt paint colors, what design trends do we expect to see in the coming year 2019? I must admit I’m obsessed with the bright whites and grays often reflected in the satisfying episodes of HGTV’s Property Brothers and Joanna Gaines Fixer Upper. I haven’t painted my home in over eight

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A Beautiful Coral Family Room

Coral Family Room

This beautiful coral family room was designed by Kelley Proxmire of Kelley Interior Design as part of  the D.C. Design House 2016.  The coral color used in this family room is welcoming and inviting. Kelley’s design style for this room is “tailored traditional” and “polished prep”. The space serves as an entertainment area where families can

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White Living Room

The D.C. Design House featured a bright and charming living room designed by Pamela Harvey of Pamela Harvey Interiors, LLC.  Pamela designed the room using fresh white walls, white sofas, and black drapery panels hung on acrylic rods. Accents of black, white, and green were displayed throughout the room. The room served as a great space

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Fall Decor on a Budget

Fall is here and it’s a fun time of the year to decorate your home in harvest and cheer. I always like to start with creating centerpieces. If you are looking for an affordable solution for creating centerpieces, check out your local dollar tree store. I was able to create this display for only 7$.

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An old dresser gets a makeover…Wow

After Dresser

A few weeks ago, I visited my mother-in-law to take a look at a dresser that she planned to give to me.  The dresser was white with great bones, and a french provincial look. So, being the DIYer that I am, I was ready to take this piece home, and change it into something beautiful for

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My First Estate Auction

chic desk

Today was one of my first visits to an Estate Auction. I am so glad I finally made it to one. This was by far a great experience. There were  lots of antique furniture, jewelry, pictures, silverware and more. I had a set price on what my max bid would be for the auction, so

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Brass fireplace update…

After Pic

I recently posted a picture of my fireplace. One of the things about my fireplace that I’m not too keen on are the brass accents. Brass fixtures and accents can make a home appear to be outdated and old . I decided to give my fireplace a face lift this weekend. I am so happy I

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