Posts Tagged "shopping"

Capturing the Essence of Farmhouse Style

Posted by on Aug 4, 2016 in Interior Design, Interior Redesign, Uncategorized | 0 comments

    It’s all the rage now.  Pinterest pins are showcasing it like mad. It’s farmhouse or cottage style. There are a lot of different characteristics that fit under the umbrella of farmhouse style. Today we’re going to examine capturing the essence of farmhouse style by reviewing: the history of the farmhouse in America; what defines this style of architecture; why it’s so popular today; and, today’s take on farmhouse style decorating. History of the American Farmhouse The American...

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How to Get That Luxe Hotel-Look in Your Bedroom

Posted by on Jul 28, 2016 in Interior Design, Interior Redesign, Personal Shopping | 0 comments

  One of the delights of going away on vacation is staying in a nice hotel.  Don’t you just love the way they decorate the bedroom to make you feel relaxed? Wouldn’t you love to get that luxe hotel-look in your bedroom so you wouldn’t have to hop on a plane to enjoy it?  What do those hoteliers do to make you feel like you never want to leave?   Ways to Get That Luxe Hotel-Look in Your Bedroom   Make sure you have a comfortable bed. Make sure your mattress is comfortable. If...

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What Size Television Does Your Room Need?

Posted by on Jan 31, 2012 in Personal Shopping | 0 comments

What Size Television Does Your Room Need?

Well, it’s no secret that with the Superbowl only a week away now is the best time to buy a new television.  Stores are now offering the very best deals.  I can’t tell you what is hot in the world of technology. What I can offer you is some tips in choosing what size of television is appropriate for your space. It’s not always the bigger the better. I know some men feel they need the largest TV they can get their hands on but it’s not always the case. There’s...

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Overstock.com’s Jacksonville, Florida Connection

Posted by on Mar 22, 2011 in Interior Design, Personal Shopping | 0 comments

Did you know that the fabulous online shopping site Overstock.com has a close connection to our very own Jacksonville, Florida community? At the end of 2009 Overstock.com started a campaign to raise funds for Jacksonville based- Wounded Warrior Project. As of September 3, 2010 they have raised $265,000. Here’s a little overview on both… The Wounded Warrior Project is a nonprofit that provides support for those injured in the United States armed forces. WWP is headquartered right...

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Choosing light fixtures for your home.

Posted by on Jul 9, 2010 in Interior Design, Personal Shopping | 0 comments

It may sound simple but many people have trouble choosing light fixtures for their home. Here are a few ideas to consider before you head out shopping. When in doubt, keep it simple. Consider the look of the entire home not just the individual room. Many times people choose light fixtures that are completely different from room to room. It really is important to keep some sort of consistency so your home feels purposely put together. What finishes and style do you have in your home? Take a...

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