My Converted Garage to a Design Studio: Take a tour!

We converted our detached, circa 1939 garage over the Spring this year into a design studio (you can read more about the start of it here) and I have been working in it ever since.  It’s awesome to walk outside in the morning with my mug of coffee, say hello to the koi and goldfish  in the pond, … More My Converted Garage to a Design Studio: Take a tour!

Are We Out of the Woods: 4 High Impact Areas to consider swaddling in wood planks

Adding wood planks to an accent wall is a relatively easy and quick way to add a fun natural element to your home that inherently brings warmth and texture.  It’s a trend that’s been out there for a while – but keeps gaining in momentum.  What I love about it are the possibilities: you can use reclaimed wood, wood … More Are We Out of the Woods: 4 High Impact Areas to consider swaddling in wood planks

Paint it, Baby: One Easy Way to Update Your Dining Area

I’m a big fan of the painted wooden dining chair.  If your dining room or kitchen is feeling a bit boring to you – paint your chairs a dramatic color.  It’s amazing what this can do for a room.  Don’t fuss over the fabric too much, just get something neutral and durable.  Do fuss over … More Paint it, Baby: One Easy Way to Update Your Dining Area