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Beautiful Bookcase Arranging

7 Secrets of Beautiful Bookcase Arranging

  I’ll admit it, when I was first starting out as a designer I avoided arranging my client’s bookcases like the plague. This just wasn’t something they taught us in design school! Of course we learned all about balance and symmetry, as well as rhythm and repetition, they just neglected to tell us that these […]

Use mirrors as focal points.

Creating Magic with Mirrors – Using Mirrors in Design

  When my husband and I were first dating, he lived in a townhouse condo that was the epitome of a bachelor pad . . .  big over stuffed furniture (I called one piece the marshmallow couch), an even bigger TV, and hardly anything on the walls. EXCEPT for one wall – it was covered […]