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GREEN DAY

In honor of St. Patrick’s Day, I thought I’d write about green. Like the green pillow above, but also about “green” design. In home design, we think of “green” as living environmentally conscious.I love new communities that are all about new urbanism & green building. South Main in Buena Vista, Colorado is one of those …

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STUDIO JVW

My design studio has moved around our house and guesthouse many times, like a game of musical chairs.The guesthouse studio has evolved from a gameroom, to design studio, to a recording studioand now again the “jvw home” design studio.The linen boards around the room were designed originally for soundproofing the room for the music studio. …

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CHALK IT UP!!

On a recent visit to a model home by Grand Haven Homes on Lake Travis, I spotted cute chalkboard paint ideas. Voila! Blog post idea! I instantly started a hunt for fun chalkboard things to share with yall. I’m sure if I had nothing better to do, I could come up with umpteen ideas and …

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PAINT IT BLACK

I love the colors of this pillow we have in the jvw home shop. Fresh, crisp, perfect for the New Year! Recently HGTV posted the fab Dream Home 2011, located in Stowe, Vermont.The colors of the pillow were some of the colors they utilized for the interiors of the Dream Home.Every HGTV just gets better …

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A BIG SHOUT OUT!

I’m half awake (or is that half asleep?) while typing this…..but I woke up this morning to a sweet gift on my computer screen, and I’ve got to give a huge “shout out”!! My sweet friend Kelley, from the Polished Pebble blog, wrote a post today and mentioned moi. I’ve received 4 new followers this …

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Basket Case!!

One of my fave blogs, Velvet & Linen, posted a brilliant basket idea today. Written by the talented designer Brooke Giannetti, Velvet & Linen gives me inspiration each week. Notice the great antique stacking baskets by her home office desk? Now, take a closer look and see what’s hidden inside, her printer!….. Brilliant idea, created …

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