We Love These Lamps! Part 2 of Decorating Inventory we are Loving Right Now!

This bedroom is part of a model unit we did at Gables Residential Dupont Circle, and while we are in love with everything about this room, we really loved these little lamps—they completed the accessorizing of the space and were the sparkly “jewelry” for the room.  We have to restrain ourselves from buying a huge… Read more »

We Love These Rugs! (Part 1 of Decorating Inventory We Are Loving Right Now)

There are accessories and furnishings in our inventory right now that we cannot get enough of – in fact, Lyric, our lead buyer, struggles to keep up with the demand to keep our shelves stocked with our Project Managers’ favorite go-to items. We use these for our staging installations and also for our interior decorating/redesign… Read more »

Decorating Sins

We wanted to share with you this month the Decorating Sins that one of our favorite boutiques near our Denver office, Lulu’s Furniture & Décor (http://www.lulusfurniture.com/) ,  shared with us recently in their newsletter!  We thought it was great to see that some of our topics from previous months are covered in these “sins”! We… Read more »

The Remedy for Three Commonly Made Mistakes that Impact a Living Room’s Presentation: Part 1 – Conversation Spaces

Part 1: Conversation Spaces One Commonly Made Mistake that Impacts a Living Room’s Presentation: Whether you are looking to stage or to implement some type of decorating change in your living room, first take a critical eye to your room to see if you have possibly made the following mistake — correcting this alone can… Read more »

Holiday Hosting 101

Holiday hosting does not have to be stressful. Here are some tips to easily transform your space for the holidays. http://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/cocktails-coat-racks-holiday-hosting-101-17619000#.UJLHN29WyuI

Red House Style

http://www.redhousestaging.com Red House Style is a TV show from Washington DC’s to staging company: Red House Staging & interiors.Hosted by Tracy Griffin – In episode 1 you’ll see how they transform a vacant loft apartment in downtown DC into a breath taking, warm and inviting place to reside. They work with home developers and builders,… Read more »

What is a “Focal Point” of a room? Does a room need one?

A “focal point” is an aspect of the room that the eye is going to travel to first. Every room should have a focal point and only rarely is it naturally there as part of the architecture in a room, other than windows (a fireplace, for example, would be an architectural focal point). In vacant… Read more »