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Brick, Leather, Wicker & a Lake

A living room with lots of leather furniture and dark brick gets a makeover by rearranging, and shopping the rest of the house. Amazing view of a recreational lake!
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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.
“I like antiques, but I do NOT want to live in a museum!” She has a lot of beautiful antique pieces (furnishings and accessories) but likes them mixed in with newer items. She… http://www.dressyourdigs.com/blog/posts/antiques-yes-museum-no/

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 they already have!
Country roads, rolling hills,  a perfect sunny, autumn morning.  The drive to this client’s home was beautiful!  Of course we love all of our consultations, because we love di… http://www.dressyourdigs.com/blog/posts/teaser-befores/

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 things she already owns!
Trish & I were off to consult with a client planning to have us do a Dream Digs Makeover.  We were to do her living and dining areas, which were in an L-shape. It is always fu… http://www.dressyourdigs.com/blog/posts/sometimes-its-just-fun-change-things/

A Pulled-Together Look

No floating furniture! This is the client's request. A living room redesign, keeping this in mind.
Nice, big Living Room shake up! Here’s the deal: - Chippendale Sofa - Piano - Highboy turned armoire - Some side tables - A pair of wing-backs (no, make that two pai… http://www.dressyourdigs.com/blog/posts/pulled-together-look/

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 her help! And her painter complimented our work!
http://www.dressyourdigs.com/blog/posts/nice-kudo/

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 space has made sense for this family!
http://www.dressyourdigs.com/blog/posts/repurposing-adds-living-space/

Unusual Shopping Items

What? A table top used as wall art? A living/dining/kitchen makeover, using the client's existing items.
While Trish and I  were working on a living room/dining room job recently, we found some items while we were “shopping” in the client’s family room that really made the living/din… http://www.dressyourdigs.com/blog/posts/unusual-shopping-items/

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.
Trish and I did a “Digs on a Dime” party last week.  This is the short version of the Dream Digs, or the express option. How does it work? The party was hosted by Mrs. P, at … http://www.dressyourdigs.com/blog/posts/what-does-digs-dime-look/

The Living Room of Many Hats

A living room needs to function as a home office, seating, and piano playing.
The living room of Anne and Allen wears many hats, one might say:   It is the space that visitors are first welcomed into, thus needs to    look “nice” with the usual livi… http://www.dressyourdigs.com/blog/posts/living-room-many-hats/

It's All My Stuff! - Rearranged

A makeover of living, dining, and foyer - using existing furniture and accessories.
We’re  back at Fran’s and Tim’s (remember them?) This is how the room looked before: (below) A couple of things to note:  See the  tall TV cabinet between  the two windows?… http://www.dressyourdigs.com/blog/posts/its-all-my-stuff-rearranged/