Posts Tagged ‘interior design’

Painting a Room From Dark To a Lighter Color

This week we’re taking this Living Room from dark Hale Navy to a softer, warm white. I do love the look here (and Hale Navy), but ready to have a more neutral palette in this room for a few reasons. Would I paint the brick fireplace all white too?  Somehow, for now, I feel the…

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IDEAS FOR UNDER YOUR STAIRCASE

When we outfit a home, we love to utilize every square inch.  So when we purchased our “spec” home a couple of years ago, we just had to add storage wherever there was a blank area.   I’ve always had a huge china cabinet in any of the last houses we’ve had.  When we moved into…

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Home Kisses for You!

I meant to share this post  awhile back, but the Thanksgiving holidays kept me very busy.  Hoping you and yours had a beautiful holiday.  Today and the rest of this month will get hectic.  Therefore, I’m sharing only the highlights of a recent road trip but not alot of commentary here.  So, enjoy the “okay” Iphone…

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STYLING A SOFA TABLE

One of my clients was tired of her sofa & wanted something new.     She found this gorgeous sectional at Decorum and changed up her living room: The sectional is alot larger in scale than her previous sofa and so now we needed a long sofa table but skinny in depth because the Dining Area is…

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JVW HOME – First Event Party

Finally getting around to sharing some pics of our first Open House Event, from May 4th.  JVW HOME hosted the event along with Tara Camp of Scout Lighting and Design Goodsand  Lea & Stephen Veras of Direct Natural Stones.  We all share a beautiful property out in Spicewood, Texas.  Where is Spicewood?  We’re outside of Austin, in…

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JVW HOME Studio News!

Hi y’all!  Feels so good to be back writing.   Finding time lately to blog, well is challenging to say the least.    I’m embarking on a new phase of my design career that has spanned over 18 years.  Some of you know that I moved my home office, finally, into a commercial space 6…

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READY FOR SOME GREEN?

Pantone’s color of the year is “Greenery”.After many months of dismal grey outdoors, green sounds great, fresh.However, not all clients prefer a bright green like Pantone’s Greenery.  So, tone it down a bit if you have to,  in another varying shade of green. Green brings the beauty of the outdoors in and creates a harmony between…

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The Big Chill

Last weekend we had alot of fun in Boulder, Colorado.   Let’s just say if I didn’t live in Austin or somewhere by the beach, I’d be moving to Boulder or Denver.  If you haven’t visited either or haven’t been in awhile I highly recommend visiting again.  Always so much to do in the beautiful…

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