Dress Your Digs Blog

Master Bedroom Round #2

We worked on the master bedroom for this family a few years ago, but they have shuffled bedrooms in the house and have moved th…

Put a Tray Under It

February Work

Good time of year to do some home decor projects that you have been putting off: Hanging stuff on the walls, hanging family pho…

Giving Away a Makeover to a Deserving Person!

We are giving away a room makeover - to someone who could use a little boost. We are looking for nominations - you can even nom…

Framed: Again

A large, cathedral-ceiling wall is filled with a collage of empty frames.

Deck Your Digs (fa la la la la....)

Dress Your Digs is now offering a new service option: Christmas decorating! That's right - we can now Deck Your Digs!

It's Speed Staging, Baby!

We're rolling out a new service: Speed Staging! For homes preparing to go on the market for sale, or already on the market, th…

Really, What is a Consultation?

What kinds of things do we do at a consultation with a client?

Santa Fe Digs

If Santa Fe is in your future travel plans, consider this incredible vacation home rental. It's an authentic 1920's adobe, beaut…

Get More From Your Door Up Front

Painting your front door is one of the simplest, easiest, quickest, cheapest way to get lots of bang-for-your-buck in the curb a…

Sold!

We recently staged a house for sale, highlighting the selling points.

Treasures from EcoStores

Eco Store in Lincoln provides a chance for good material to be reused - and they have a little bit of everything! Come take a p…

Graduation Guests Coming!

Just a couple of hours can mean big changes! This family is preparing for out-of-town guests, coming for their daughter's gradua…

5 Ways to Spruce Up YOUR Front Door

Your front door tells the world something YOU. A cheery and welcoming front door can make you fall in love with your house all …

We Came For the Fun Stuff

This client purchased and arranged new bedroom furniture - then called us to come and help her accessorize, hang art, discuss wi…

Solving the Mystery: Decorating Your Mantel

A simple formula for decorating your mantel with art and accessories.

The Office

A professional office gets a quick and inexpensive redesign!

It's Our Two-Year Anniversary!

Happy Anniversary Dress Your Digs! What have we done in the last two years?
Living Room Looks Like Home

Living Room Looks Like Home

A few changes in furniture placement and art arrangement - along with adding a few things from other rooms - adds up to a cozy, …

Make Way for Baby

A master bedroom gets prepped to add a third person to the mix - a baby! Small changes can make a big difference in this one h…

Not Your Usual Bedside Tables

Creative ideas for repurposing items to serve as bedside tables.
Greetings From the Foyer

Greetings From the Foyer

A foyer gets a redesign! In this particular home the foyer is a long, rather wide hallway. . .
Mirror, Mirror, on the Wall  - Now!

Mirror, Mirror, on the Wall - Now!

A master bedroom redesign - mirror is removed from attached dresser for a fresh new look, and a china cabinet moved to the bedr…
Good Day Sunshine!

Good Day Sunshine!

A sunroom makes a function change (oh yes, the sun remains the same...) from sitting area to quilting space. Still a great plac…
Antiques - Yes!  Museum - No!

Antiques - Yes! Museum - No!

She loves antiques, but likes them mixed with newer things. A redesign of a living room, using the things she already owns.
Teaser:  Befores

Teaser: Befores

Someone is soon to have an Ultimate Digs (4 rooms) Redesign/Makeover, and these are the "before" pics. We'll use the things the…
Framed!

Framed!

Master Bedroom makeover - using frames to balance uncentered window.
Will She, or Won't She?  (Paint, That Is)

Will She, or Won't She? (Paint, That Is)

Consultation with a client planning a makeover - using the things she already has - and she is considering painting before the m…
Here Comes the Sun!

Here Comes the Sun!

Two huge dog crates need to be worked into the redesign of this beautiful sunrooml And they look fabulous!
Settle Down and Settle In!

Settle Down and Settle In!

We recently had a fun one-hour appointment with someone who had just moved into a (new-to-them) house. This is a busy young fa…
A Wonderful Testimonial Letter from a Satisfied Couple

A Wonderful Testimonial Letter from a Satisfied Couple

A couple who had a master bedroom makeover, using the things they already have, write a letter of satisfaction.
Sometimes It's Just Fun to Change Things Up!

Sometimes It's Just Fun to Change Things Up!

She would like to add some fun elements, and have a different look in this redesign of a living and dining spaces - using the th…
The Cottage:  Part I

The Cottage: Part I

A guest house cottage will be receiving a redesign over the coming months, stay tuned!
Little Girl's Room Fit for a Princess

Little Girl's Room Fit for a Princess

A ten-year old girl's bedroom gets a one-hour makeover redesign for a fun birthday present, using her existing furniture and ac…
Back to School and Up the Stairs:  Tour a Homeschool Room

Back to School and Up the Stairs: Tour a Homeschool Room

Tour a homeschool room!
He Side/She Side

He Side/She Side

He likes a clean, unclutter area - with empty dresser tops - she likes a cozy, surround- me- with -pictures- and things- I- love…
Broyhill Brasilia

Broyhill Brasilia

Broyhill Brasilia vintage bedroom furniture, from the 1960's. Look at some of your “old stuff” with new eyes — we’ll help you t…
Have You Ever Considered Curtains?

Have You Ever Considered Curtains?

A panel of fabric is added to inexpensive, clearance curtain panels for a custom look.
A Pulled-Together Look

A Pulled-Together Look

No floating furniture! This is the client's request. A living room redesign, keeping this in mind.
Speaking Engagement!

Speaking Engagement!

Recently gave a presentation to Women in Touch, a group of about 350 ladies, about "Dressing Your Own Digs" and we hope to have…
Family-Friendly Family Room

Family-Friendly Family Room

An already super family room becomes more functional! Furniture pulled in for good conversations, game table set up by board gam…
Making a Grand Entry

Making a Grand Entry

A lovely foyer gets a welcoming redesign, with an upholstered chair adding softness to the space.
Nice Kudo

Nice Kudo

What began as our meeting with a client to give tips on where to hang her art - ended in a redesign of her living room - with he…
Repurposing Adds Living Space

Repurposing Adds Living Space

Repurposing an unused formal dining space as a family computer area, and repurposing an unused living room as a formal dining sp…
Digs on a Dime in the Bedroom

Digs on a Dime in the Bedroom

A one hour makeover on a master bedroom, using existing furniture and accessories.
Be Our Guest

Be Our Guest

An extra bedroom is transformed into a comfy guest room and a space for family members to stop in for some quiet time — when the…
Bonus Room Indeed!

Bonus Room Indeed!

A bonus room over the garage becomes a space to exercise, scrapbook, and relax.
Digs on a Dime - in the Kitchen!

Digs on a Dime - in the Kitchen!

A large family kitchen gets a shake-up in a one hour redesign. How many people have kitchens that you can “move furniture around…
As You Wish!

As You Wish!

As You Wish is one of our pricing options; here are some of the ways we have worked with clients within that option.
Dress Your Tiny  Little Digs

Dress Your Tiny Little Digs

A dollhouse made of a cardboard box, furnished and decorated with junk items.
Dress Your Digs Featured in L Magazine!

Dress Your Digs Featured in L Magazine!

Dress Your Digs is featured in the August 2011 issue of L Magazine, Lincoln's Premiere Magazine.
Original Art Makes This Room!

Original Art Makes This Room!

This family has a number of talented artists, and displaying their work gave this room some serious personality.
Unusual Shopping Items

Unusual Shopping Items

What? A table top used as wall art? A living/dining/kitchen makeover, using the client's existing items.
What Does a Digs on a Dime Look Like?

What Does a Digs on a Dime Look Like?

A one hour makeover of a living room, using the client's existing furniture and accessories.
From Bedroom to Dressing Room, Part II

From Bedroom to Dressing Room, Part II

A bedroom is transformed into a master closet, inexpensively.
From Bedroom to Dressing Room, Part I

From Bedroom to Dressing Room, Part I

A spare bedroom is transformed into a master closet, very economically. A small, spare bedroom …
The Living Room of Many Hats

The Living Room of Many Hats

A living room needs to function as a home office, seating, and piano playing.
It's All My Stuff! - Rearranged

It's All My Stuff! - Rearranged

A makeover of living, dining, and foyer - using existing furniture and accessories.
This House is a Home, Part I

This House is a Home, Part I

Office space, TV viewing, hanging out - all in one room that has been everything from a bedroom to a homeschool room during it's…
This House is  Home, Part II

This House is Home, Part II

Part II: The makeover of a small family room that will house office space, TV viewing, and family time.