There's a trend going around these days that moms can;t have glamorous homes. Family-friendly home decor brings upon images of oatmeal microfiber couches with faux brown leather trim. Well most of my online interior design clients are moms, and we don't go anywhere near that look. I wanted to bust the myth that a glamorously family-friendly living room is unattainable.
Oh, how some interior designers hate us eDesigners. I’ve seen so many people in my industry shunning us lowly online designers lately, that it actually makes me laugh. But instead of trying to convince them that they need to get with the times, I thought I’d spend some time this week shedding some light on what eDesign really is and busting all the virtual design myths that these other designers hope you believe. (But you won’t- you’re too smart for that!)
Don't forget your best gal pals this Valentine's Day! All the guys can just chill for a bit while we celebrate all you wonderful glamour girls, lady bosses, domestic divas, lit lovers, and everything in between! Not sure what to get all the fab females on your shopping list? No worries- I've totally got you covered with this Galentines Day gift guide!
Online interior design services, virtual interiors, eDesign, you may have heard about it, but what is it? It seems to have popped up out of nowhere, but is it right for you and your design dilemmas? This week I’m lifting the veil on this new way of getting professional interior design services in a more convenient way than ever before!
Oh yes! The Last Jedi dropped this weekend (I may have seen it twice)! Not that I’ve been counting down the days since Rogue One hit theaters last year or anything! But seriously, I love all things from a long time ago in a galaxy far far away, and thought it would be fun to show how to decorate a Star Wars inspired home without looking like a teenager. Let's have some fun and get the Force running through your space!
The winter months are perfect for cozying up in front of a fire, sipping on some mulled wine, and decking those halls to get yourself full of holiday cheer! But I know not many of us have the time to go all out with our holiday home décor, so this week I’m sharing five simple ways to get your home from Scroogefest to jingling all the way!
I don’t know about you, but I pretty much do all of my holiday shopping online…in one day. So whether or not you have a foodie, a fashionista, a book lover, or someone who has everything to shop for, this year’s Paper Moon Holiday Gift Guide has everything you’ll need for that glamorously whimsical gal in your life.
Decorating with pink is everywhere! And even though Rose Quartz was so last year according to Pantone, Millennial Pink still reigns supreme (does anyone else not really know the difference?), but how do you go about it without looking like you wear light-up shoes and have training wheels? Here are five ideas for decorating with pink that are oh-so chic, and not so childish.
We’re bringing sexy back! From little touches of cheekiness, to full-on provocateur, I’ve rounded up my favorite glamorous home décor ideas if you're looking to add some unexpected accessories into your home . So let’s get to the décor goodness, or should I say the naughtiness! Read on, you sexy design revolutionaries!
It’s that time of year; are you ready? While I know some that break out their holiday decorations on July 5th, I’m pretty sure most of us are just now starting to think about the fall season. So I’ve rounded up my favorite Halloween décor ideas for 2017, perfect for anyone that wants their home to look trick-or-treat ready without the tacky!
There is no one right way to go about coffee table styling! So forget all the “rules” you saw on HGTV, let go of the idea that it has to be a formal, static fixture in your home, and read on to see how to style your coffee table like a pro! Heck- by the time you’re done, you may realize that you don’t even need a coffee table!
I watched it live- did you? Needless to say, I’m obsessed with April the giraffe and her baby boy- I kept the live stream on my laptop all day and checked in on the little guy- so cute! And I’m predicting that she’ll be a big trendsetter this season. Giraffes will be everywhere, at least- I hope they will be! So if you’ve got the fever like I do, here are some quick giraffe décor picks for your home.
Does your home have a bad case of the flats? Flat sofa, flat tables, flat art, flat floor. I’m beginning to fall asleep just thinking about it. A flat space leaves your home feeling cold, uninviting, and stale. In other words, flat is flat out boring. So let’s shake things up a bit and add some personality and warmth into your home by following these five easy steps for decorating with texture. Your home will start feeling better, stat!
This weekend I did something that I put off for a long time- I threw away all of my design school materials. They were taking up space and I didn’t need them anymore. And while I thought it would be hard getting rid of hours of work and thousands of dollars of supplies, I realized that the six year journey I took to heal from my mother’s death wasn’t about the materials I had left, or the pretty presentation boards in my office taking up way too much room. It was about what I learned along the way, and now I’m sharing it with you. So here are my lessons from interior design school.
I've got gadgets and gizmos aplenty. I've got whooz-its and whatz-its galore. You want thingamabobs? I got twenty. But who cares? No big deal. I want mooooore. Oh! Pardon me. I was just fantasizing about being a mermaid again. But while I'm on the subject of whooz-its and whatz-its galore, Ariel needed some home storage solutions, 'cause it was getting pretty cluttered in her mermaid pad. And while I'm not big on having home storage gadgets and gizmos aplenty, I do love these five items, especially if you're short on space for your thingamabobs. Read on, Mermaids!