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The Educated Client

Download For Free The Educated Client is a guide to help consumers understand the interior design process. It also has...
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Designing With Pattern
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Designing With Pattern

Pattern is a way in which we strive to create order.  To use pattern is an art and can be...
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Prepare your home for spring: Must-do cleaning list
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Prepare your home for spring: Must-do cleaning list

Winter is the period of the year when we naturally get drowsy, grumpy and dull. The mood that we are...
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Photography As Part of Interior Decoration
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Photography As Part of Interior Decoration

Did you know that hanging and organizing photos on your wall can be a work of art? Pictures and photos...
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Design 101:  Make It Personal
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Design 101: Make It Personal

Personal touches can transform any living space from blah to beautiful.  Your home should always reflect who you are and...
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Stay at Home Weekend: Comfortable Media Room Decor Ideas
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Stay at Home Weekend: Comfortable Media Room Decor Ideas

Not having to work on weekends – even though this is supposed to be the thing that comes by default...
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Design 101:  Balance
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Design 101: Balance

If you have a piece of furniture that looks a little out of place, use accessories to balance the piece...
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Living with Art: Decorating with Artwork Inexpensively
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Living with Art: Decorating with Artwork Inexpensively

Many of my readers and clients have asked the question, “How can I decorate with artwork inexpensively?” They want the...
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Modular Kitchens: Not an Easy Job to Design and Maintain Them
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Modular Kitchens: Not an Easy Job to Design and Maintain Them

Kitchens are now being considered to be an important part of the house which needs equal attention as far as...
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Creating a Home Office with Your Signature Style
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Creating a Home Office with Your Signature Style

In today's fast paced high tech world, working from home is the "new normal".  Turn working at home into a...
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Creating a Signature Style for New Couples
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Creating a Signature Style for New Couples

Furnishing a Home You Both will Love You are starting a new life together as a couple and you are...
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Floor Decorating Ideas: Stylish & Elegant
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Floor Decorating Ideas: Stylish & Elegant

The new age of flooring design is coming. It is more likely that we will be seeing different patterns in...
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8 Lavender Spaces
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8 Lavender Spaces

Hello, everyone! Mari here! I'm so happy to be with you at Curated Lifestyles by Signature Designs with a guest...
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Design 101:  Color
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Design 101: Color

Don't be afraid to get behind the wheel...the Color Wheel The quickest way to liven up a room is to...
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Dining Al Fresco: Create an Outdoor Dining Room
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Dining Al Fresco: Create an Outdoor Dining Room

An exterior dining room can have many positive effects on human health. First of all, you spend time in the...
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Basic Table Setting
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Basic Table Setting

A properly set table is a great introduction to a fabulous meal. Stylish place settings are ideal for creating an...
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How to Mix Patterns in Home Décor
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How to Mix Patterns in Home Décor

Have you ever felt a desire to do something wild and daring with your home but never had the chance?...
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Design 101: Focal Point
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Design 101: Focal Point

FOCAL POINT An emphasis or focal point is the dominant item in a room that your eye is most drawn to. This...
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Cocktails + Conversations: Planning The Perfect Cocktail Party
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Cocktails + Conversations: Planning The Perfect Cocktail Party

When planning the perfect cocktail party, think about incorporating a theme. This will set the mood of the event without...
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10 Easy Tips For Adding Color To Small Spaces
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10 Easy Tips For Adding Color To Small Spaces

Decorating a small space can have its challenges.  But adding color is a great way to take a small space...
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