The Sunday Spy 7.15.18

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We Spy With Our Designer Eye

Each Sunday we’ll share a design that caught our eye and we took some time to savor.  Designs that are a little different from the norm, like this one shared by Arent & Pyke.  At first glance we see the explosion of these tomato red counter stools!  With a closer look, let’s delve in and see all the design details that make this kitchen so inviting. Read more…

Being Gutsy With Interior Design Makes An Airbnb Memorable – Before and After 7.11.18

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No Guts No Glory

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When long time clients decided to get into the short term, vacation rental business we had one piece of advice.  Go big or go big!  Which is exactly what they have done renovating a historic building in an equally historical Kentucky town.  Today let’s take a sneak peek to see how taking a few gutsy chances with the interior design is going to make this one memorable Airbnb!

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Why A Skinny Make Up Area Outside The Bathroom Is Best – Week # 3

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Yes, last Motivational Monday, we talked about how to better use the drawers we already own in our bathrooms.  We mentioned one thing we learned from Martha Stewart years ago, that our make up and hair area does not have to be in the bathroom.  Wait….is that where your make up warehouse is?

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The Sunday Spy 7.8.18

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We Spy With Our Designer Eye

Each Sunday we’ll share a design that caught our eye and we took some time to savor.  Designs that are a little different from the norm, like this one shared by Marianne Simoa.  At first glance we see a well appointed bathroom.  With a closer look we see a relevant design comprised of classic elements. Read more…

A Young Interior Designer’s Shares Office With Hubs- Before and After 7.4.18

 

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Real Estate Agents and Interior Designers are always thrilled when a house has “good bones”.  As a designer, working for our clients, I can walk into a room and immediately see the potential others may not see.  This is exactly how Mr. LBD Jr. and I felt the minute we saw our home.  One of our first exciting projects was blending our styles for a shared office.

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How To Corral The Junk In Our Vanity Drawers- Week # 2

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Here we are in July already!  To many that means summer is about half over.  Mother Nature’s calendar, and the school calendar, is not always in sync.  At the request of a current client who wants to get her home working better before fall starts, we are sharing week #2’s tip about organizing our vanity drawers.

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