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Celebrity Interview: FORD Model Turned Interior Designer Ryan White

Happy New Year, everyone! I must say, that was a much more extended break than I had planned. It's just so hard to get back into the swing after the holidays...I'm sure I don't have to tell you that. For [...]

Celeb Designer Interview + Portfolio Tips for Interior Design Students

Two of my articles have gone live recently on other websites: 1. Interview with HGTV & DIY Network designer, Krista Watterworth You know her and love her from TV shows like Splurge and Save, Save My Bath, and The Vanilla [...]

Celebrity Interview: Young House Love

Bloggers extraordinaire John and Sherry Petersik of Young House Love recently completed a successful book tour promoting their bestseller--aptly titled Young House Love. While they were still galavanting all over the country, they took time out to sit in the [...]

Jeanine Hays of AphroChic: From Blog to Brand

As an interior designer and small business owner, it was incredibly inspiring to speak with Jeanine Hays of the popular home decor blog, AphroChic. Formerly an attorney, Jeanine initially started blogging about her interest in interior design and eventually expanded [...]

Area Rug DOs and DON’Ts

An area rug's purpose in life is two-fold: (A) to define a space, and (B) to enhance your decor. Before we get into our list of Area Rug DOs and DON'Ts, let's break down these two roles. How does an [...]

Taniya Nayak Interview

Photo by Karen Detreck. You've seen her all over HGTV--from Designed to Sell, to Destination Design and House Hunters on Vacation. Now Taniya Nayak has jumped to HGTV's sister network, redesigning troubled restaurants on Food Network's Restaurant Impossible. [...]