Little Black "domicile"! virtual interior design

Does Virtual Interior Design Really Work For A DIY Project?

 

A Great Room Before & After

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In today’s technical world, all interior designs have virtual components.  A photo here, an email there to support an interior’s design plan happens all the time.  But can a true, virtual interior design really be planned and implemented as a DIY project to work?

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How To Survive A Renovation Project And Even Have A Bit Of Fun!

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Plan The Work

Work The Plan

A renovation project in our home can be equally exciting and stressful.  Today, on this Motivational Monday, lets take a look at how one client reminds us we will survive, and even have a bit of fun during a renovation project.

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Repurposing Existing Furnishings Can Create The Most Meaningful Before and After Reveals

The Living Room Reveal

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Often some of the most interesting architectural designs in a home are in rooms that seldom get used.  Such a shame.  When we have the opportunity to help clients better use these spaces, we get all warm and fuzzy inside.  Especially when  repurposing some existing furnishings like in this welcoming space above!

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How To Take A Room’s “Good Bones” To The Next Level In A WEEKEND!

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Many of us have rooms in our homes with “good bones” as the saying goes.  In reality we know there are really no bones yet elements to the space that are a good foundation for good design.

This room has a nice wood floor, a great pair of windows and some decent size base and top molding.  It’s also got a basic and a bit boring color palette.  What would you do to take this space to the next level in a “weekend”!

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Personalizing A Spec House TV Area Before & After-8.8.18

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When a builder, or developer as is the case in many Florida communities, builds a house without a specific homeowner under contract for that property, it is called a Spec House.  The builder speculates what a prospective buyer will want to buy in terms of the layout and finishes.  Even in the best built spec homes, buyers will want to do some personalizing.

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The Sunday Spy 7.22.18

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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 Design To Inspire.  At first glance the vintage typewriter draws us in.  With a closer look we see why this moody space is so inviting and know that even though it’s July, some of us are starting to look forward to the cozy Fall! Read more…

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