Commit to a Design and Love it

Has this happened to you? You have an idea of how you would like your home to look. However, you can’t commit to a design style you love? You start looking at Pinterest, shopping, and you find images and things you love. Great, but then self-doubt pops into your head and you say to yourself “maybe I should keep looking”. You travel to several more stores, shops, and even look online. Always comparing or buying things you don’t like and then getting overwhelmed. For some people, thinking about all the details in a project can stop them from moving forward with their design.

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Bring Nature into Your Home

Home is more important than ever. As a society, we spend up to 90% of our time indoors. So how can you bring nature into your home? There are many ways. For instance, with biophilic design, you can introduce natural design elements.

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What Color should Your Sofa be?

So many sofa choices and so many colors to pick from. The question is “should your sofa be a color, a pattern or neutral? ” Well, that depends on a few things. One, are you planning on working with existing furniture. Two, are you planning on keeping it for years and three, do you like color and pattern.

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Artwork in a Hampton Showhouse

Visiting a Hampton Showhouse

As a summer New York resident. One of the highlights in the summer is visiting a Hampton Showhouse. The Hamptons are on eastern Long Island’s South Fork. This year I visited Holiday House Hamptons founded by Iris Dankner. She is an interior designer and breast cancer survivor. She created The Holiday House. As a result of a lack of high profile interior design events in New York City benefiting women’s issues. Holiday House became the first designer showhouse in NYC to benefit a breast cancer organization. After that, Holiday House has expanded to host Holiday House Hamptons during the summer months. This year’s house showcases summer living and entertaining at it’s best!

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A Veteran Comes Home

What makes a house a home? On June 25th, 2019 a veteran comes home. Corporal Kevin Palacios a Purple Heart recipient. He was injured twice by IED blasts in Afghanistan. Was awarded a mortgage-free home. By The Fairway Foundation for the Veteran House Giveaway. Working in conjunction with The Interior Design Society PIF (Pay It Forward) committee and NARI.

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