I truly think you can’t overestimate the importance of a kitchen design.  The kitchen is the center of it all.  It’s where you eat, hang out, snack late at night, talk about your day, gather as a family over a meal or over tears or over a pan of chocolate Read More

#projectmodernfamily Kitchen & Dining Reveal

Jul 8, 2018

Jun 14, 2018

I recently shared on the ‘gram the importance of a solid entry.  An entry is one of my most favorite spaces to decorate.  Why?  Get it right, and your guests will be wowed and amazed upon entering your home.  Get it wrong, and they’ll be saying “I’ll Read More

#projectmodernfamily Entry Reveal

   You guys.  I’ve been holding out on you.  I’ve had this amazing, beautiful, gorgeous, every-good-adjective-project (#projectmodernfamily ) and I have been hanging onto and I’m just now getting to reveal it.  I’m sorry!  It deserves an apology Read More

#projectmodernfamily Great Room Reveal

Apr 11, 2018

Mar 3, 2016

Hey, remember how we completely transformed #projectpaintitall by basically tearing out all the bad (including the gnome garden wallpaper) and then we made it into a modern, fresh, beautiful kitchen, dining, and family room space?  Today I’m getting Read More

Design Details for #projectpaintitall

I love when I get to go from room to room in a client’s home, making the whole house feel cohesive and updated.  My dear clients (who have become dear friends) brought me back recently to do a kitchen dining upgrade.  You may remember their family Read More

Client Project Reveal: Kitchen Dining Upgrade

Feb 17, 2016

Nov 22, 2015

Sometimes you walk into a home and the colors and floor plan are more than just needing an update– they’re downright offensive.  One such client and friend’s home fit this bill.  The home had a few big things going for it:  it was in a really great Read More

Client Before: Project Paint it All

Holla.  Yes, it’s been a while since I last posted.  My sincerest apologies.  We’ve been moving and sorting through a lot of messy life-ness and now I’m starting to feel like things are getting back under control.  So much to share, and share, and Read More

client project reveal: mixed blues living room

Jul 31, 2015

Jun 15, 2015

My goodness, the days are passing so quickly.  I can’t seem to keep up with everything between the kids, renovation, and client work, I’m barely keeping my head above water. Today I’m thrilled to share with you the completed Wander Lane project living Read More

Wander Lane Living Room Reveal

Thanks for allowing me some time to settle in with our new addition.  With construction really picking up at the #staggreno and Jon going back to work this week, I’ve been figuring out this whole two-child-newborn-toddler navigation thing.  I have a Read More

Client Reveal: Playful Multi-purpose Room

Apr 8, 2015

Feb 19, 2015

My clients, like me, typically don’t have unlimited budgets.  We try to maximize their money and achieve a high-end look without going high-end on every single purchase. When designing the Farmington Project, I knew to splurge on a few items like Read More

DIY Faux Relaxed Roman Shade in Client’s Home

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