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What To Do In A White Out?

Q.  I rent (and therefore cannot paint) a house whose walls are off-white and BORING. Do you have any unique, inexpensive ideas to make my cold walls more cozy? -Emily (Park City, Utah) A. Wow, in the nine years I have rented, it never even occurred to me to ask my landlord if I was …

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Victorian Modern?

Q.  How do you give a victorian house a modern feel with out losing the history in the design. -Jerrilynn (Cadillac, MI) A. I love antiques, but also have a very modern sensibility when it comes to design.  It is often difficult to find that balance!  There are two really cool ways to update the …

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Who Made Your Rug?

So in addition to telling the world exactly which shade of pink is in style this spring, I also want to use this blog as a tool to help people make more informed decisions on products for their homes.   It’s really easy to get caught up in a rug’s pattern or price and order …