Decorating with Black and White – Timeless, Chic and Classic

Decorating with Black and White – Timeless, Chic and Classic

Decorating with black and white is becoming one of the most significant design trends. These two opposing hues add contrast and sophistication to any space. The black and white color scheme has been around for centuries. But successfully creating it requires the right...
Color Consultant Certification Training comes to Atlanta, GA

Color Consultant Certification Training comes to Atlanta, GA

Color Consultant Certification Training in Atlanta, GA ATLANTA, GA  April 25, 2018, Answering a need expressed by hundreds of her redesign and home staging students over the years,  Founder and Instructor Melanie Serra and her new business partner Karla Urbizo, mentor...
Paint Color Consultant Atlanta – How to Pick Paint Color

Paint Color Consultant Atlanta – How to Pick Paint Color

Portsmouth Interior Designers & Decorators Lisa Teague Design Studios It’s easy with a Paint Color Consultant in the Atlanta, GA area. Choosing paint colors is probably the most fun and most important part of decorating, but it is also the most difficult...
Trimmed in Black – Just like your favorite little black dress!

Trimmed in Black – Just like your favorite little black dress!

Do you have a favorite little black dress hiding in the back of your closet? You know the one …the one that you’ll never get rid of because every time you put it on you feel sleek and stylish.   It’s time to take a hint from that ever forgiving black dress and apply...
Ten Picture Perfect Decorating Tips

Ten Picture Perfect Decorating Tips

Rochester Interior Designers & Decorators  Prints, oil paintings, and wall sculptures are what take a room from ordinary to extraordinary. The artwork is what personalizes your home. When choosing artwork for your home, first consider the style of your room; the...
Granite Countertops are OUT. (Here’s What’s IN!)

Granite Countertops are OUT. (Here’s What’s IN!)

Granite countertops vs. so many other choices Kitchens are undeniable the heart of a home.  They tend to become very personal and are often a reflection of the homeowner’s style and personality. In the past, most homeowners have opted for granite countertops to...
3 Tips For Adding Comfort & Style to Your Living Room

3 Tips For Adding Comfort & Style to Your Living Room

 New York Interior Designers & Decorators MuseInteriors Living room style and comfort is important Having a home that reflects your own personal sense of style can make you feel confident, more relaxed, and at ease in your environment. But even the most stylish...
Dress Your Porch for Winter

Dress Your Porch for Winter

Winter tends to bring on an array of decorating challenges when it comes to the outside of your home. Bare trees, dormant plants, frozen lawns and cold porches to name just a few. Just because the calendar says winter doesn’t mean you can’t transform your otherwise...
How to Add an Accent Color to Your Room

How to Add an Accent Color to Your Room

Adding Accent Color Have you ever walked into a room and been mesmerized by an eye-catching color? This is called the accent color, and it is what makes a room come alive. The accent color will add depth and can make a room feel more unified or defined. If you’re to...
Making Their Debut – 2018 Decorating Trends

Making Their Debut – 2018 Decorating Trends

Photo by  As we embark on a new year, it’s time to see what new decorating trends will make their debut in your home this year. We’re in for some beautiful choices when it comes to interior design. From natural elements to stunning new patterns, this year is jammed...
Out With the Old Decor, In With the New

Out With the Old Decor, In With the New

New Interior Decor in 3 Easy Steps We’ve all done it. We’ve walked in a room looked around, and said .. this style just isn’t working anymore. The colors are drab, the placement is confusing and the atmosphere isn’t inviting. You might want...
Cotton for the Holiday’s

Cotton for the Holiday’s

Cotton …clean, white, and natural is this year’s featured holiday decor element. Cotton Tree by The Lettered Cottage Here in Georgia, we have a deep love for cotton.  It could be that it’s been a big business throughout the state since the late 18th century and every...
Searching for an Atlanta Interior Designer

Searching for an Atlanta Interior Designer

Designer Incognito Recently, I had the opportunity to go ‘incognito’ and invite a local Atlanta interior designer into my home for a 2-hour consultation. I wanted some fresh ideas and thought it would be interesting to put myself in the client’s seat...
How to Style a Space with Copper

How to Style a Space with Copper

Metallics are on trend in home décor right now, but copper is stealing the show. Making its appearance in Atlanta homes copper is the new black and is this season’s superstar metal. Showing up from tableware to hardware it’s classic style can be incorporated...
See Your Atlanta Home in a Whole New Light

See Your Atlanta Home in a Whole New Light

Set the mood by adding new lighting to your home. Are you looking for ways to energize a room in your Atlanta home or show off its best features? If so, then lighting is the answer. I have staged, redesigned and decorated thousands of rooms and it still amazes me at...
Blush for the holidays?  Tis’ the Season to Break Tradition

Blush for the holidays? Tis’ the Season to Break Tradition

Blush …Barely there but oh-so-lovely! This delicate pink is my pick for this year’s Inaugural Holiday Home Tour Fundraising Event hosted by the Roswell Woman’s Club. I’m honored to be selected as one of eight interior designers from the Roswell area to participate in...
Everything Old is New Again with Parquet Flooring

Everything Old is New Again with Parquet Flooring

When you think of parquet flooring are you instantly taken back to your grandparent’s home of the 60s and 70s? For decades parquet flooring was one of the most sought after flooring choices available. Its durability and charm made it a popular choice for home...
What are Interior Designers in Atlanta using this year?

What are Interior Designers in Atlanta using this year?

From, shiplap to cedar, ‘wood’ is becoming this year’s go to design element for Atlanta Interior Designers. They’re being drawn into woods natural beauty and design versatility as it adds warmth and charm to their client’s homes. Photo by Eldorado Stone As an...
Interior Decorator in Atlanta Makes Mix & Match Easy

Interior Decorator in Atlanta Makes Mix & Match Easy

Step out of your decorating comfort zone! If you enjoy browsing through design magazines or watching HGTV than you probably wish you could pull off the put-together look, most interior decorators in Atlanta have a knack for! Don’t they make mixing and matching...
Farmhouse Style Full of Charm & Style

Farmhouse Style Full of Charm & Style

Photo by Lendrum Photography LLC Farmhouse style is reminiscent of simpler times with a modern touch. It’s all about creating a warm, worn feeling without looking too “country kitsch.” By using a few of the ideas below, you can create that country...
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