Bathroom Vanity Lighting | Our Top Picks

Finding the right vanity lighting can be tricky. As designers, it’s our job to find the balance between style and function. We’ve spent endless hours searching online and in store for the just the right lights for some upcoming projects and if we’re being honest, it’s been a challenge! Today we’re sharing our favorite vanity lights in hope of saving you some serious time with your bathroom remodel.

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How to measure a room


Did you just remodel or move into a new home?  With endless design options and inspiration popping up on Pinterest and Houzz it’s easy to get ahead of yourself.

Your first step should be to measure your room and create a furniture layout.

We know that choosing a layout can seem like one of the biggest headaches! Luckily, it doesn’t have to be if you start off with a detailed floor plan.


While taking measurements may not be your idea of a good time, it’s a vital part of the design process.  Before you can start making plans for furnishings and decor, the first thing you need to do is measure your space. This will make shopping for and ordering furniture, accessories, and window treatments a breeze!




The Holman Project- Progress

Sneak Peak into one of our recent bathroom remodels-

The Holman Project

Scheming and progressing….

Can you believe how quickly this summer has flown by? Just the mere thought that we are nearing the end of August makes me so sad as I type this.

I guess time flies when you’re having fun! We’ve been busy this summer working on a few bathroom remodels and we wanted to take you behind the scenes and give you a look at what we’ve been up to and the process behind the design.

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Tips and tricks on how to STYLE A beautifully made bed

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We spend about a third of our lives in bed sleeping and re-energizing so a good mattress and comfortable bedding are must-haves!

A beautifully made bed will make your whole room look more sophisticated and create that WOW factor.

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So, what’s the secret to a well-dressed bed? Layers, layers, and more layers!  Follow along to learn how to make a beautifully layered bed with these easy bed-making tips and tricks.


How to paint kitchen cabinets like a pro

A DIY GUIDE FOR PAINTING KITCHEN CABINETS…The good, the bad, and the ugly.

First, let’s start with the bad news…

Unless you have a tiny-house or an insanely small kitchen, painting your kitchen cabinets is a project that can not be done in a weekend. That said, the good news is that with some hard work and a lot of patience (dry faster, paint!) you can totally transform your kitchen on a budget.

All in, we spent about $400 on paint and materials (including parts to make DIY saw horses).

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Mood Board | Interior Design | Nautical | August

Mood Board of the month

This month’s mood board was inspired by that gorgeous blue rug below. With summer in full swing, I am in vacation mode. Which means I can’t get enough nautical and beach decor.

So, naturally, I was browsing through all my favorite “resort living” home decor stores and I stumbled across that guy and knew I needed to curate a design around it. Luckily these same stores offer plenty of other beachy accents like the limed mahogany accent chair, blue and white pillows, are more. This mood board of the month might just be one of my favorites.

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Home Staging Tips

10 Home Staging tips that are sure to drive offers

When your’re selling your home, It’s important to remember you have to appeal to a wide variety of potential buyer(s). Depersonalizing and decluttering are essential!  Staging is for selling not dwelling.  Your personal style may be awesome and unique.  However, it may not be your potential buyer’s style.  Appealing to the widest range of buyers possible will get your home sold fast and for top dollar.


Know who you are marketing to.  Millennials dominate the market right now and they want a move in ready space that’s already updated. The new generation of homeowners is less likely to want a fixer upper or projects. They’re busy and want to be able to move right in.

Get your home sold with these 10 Home Staging Tips.