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Hey there! I visit your inbox each week with some decorating advice and photos of my recent design projects in the Dallas area. A women’s business magazine recently quizzed me about my business start and about holiday decorating. Want a sneak peek at my responses? Q: How did your career as an interior designer begin? […]

The Grinch I’m not.  I LOVE decorating for any holiday, but Christmas…well, it’s a special delight to haul out the boxes of Christmas decorations. Or rather, it’s a delight to begin setting out my treasures after JOEL hauls out the boxes. (Thanks, honey!) Last time I showed you living room, kitchen, entry, and dining. Let’s […]

“I’ll be home for Christmas,” sings the crooner. “You can count on me…” Because Christmas at the Warren house is a Really. Big. Deal. you can count on me pulling out all the stops to create a magical setting for our family Christmas!   Come right on in and see for yourself the BEFORE and AFTER […]

I have a radical suggestion: let’s get a jump on New Year resolutions and promise ourselves, our friends and families fewer microwaved meals and carryout cartons. I’ll come right out and say it: let’s be downright counter-cultural and SET THE TABLE! For your holiday party, sure, but how about for your family, too? During the […]

decorating with multiple Christmas trees

Think Christmas cuteness around the house is a headache? I have your RX! Would-be DIYers tell me things like, “I could probably do it–if I could just VISUALIZE it!”  Well, here ya go! Today I’m sharing visuals for three little projects you can totally do yourself. #1. Holiday plate wall   You know all those […]

Yes, Virginia, there are cheesy Christmas decorations. Santa toilet seat cover? You have to see to believe. Antler hat ring toss game? I’m not kidding. Christmas decor can run to tacky in a New York minute. Will you allow me to help you avoid the pitfalls of mass-produced Christmas schmaltz with a few tips? This […]

It’s rustic. It’s charming and inviting. It’s farmhouse style. I’m not surprised this design trend appeals to so many! We all crave the unhurried, tech-less pace that farmhouse style pictures for us. Well, Christmas is a great time to incorporate cozy farmhouse elements, even if you’re an apartment dweller or a suburbanite in a tract home. […]

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Which group of holiday home decorators do you fit in? A. Woo-hoo! Can’t wait to pull it all out and get started!! B. Hosting a holiday party, guess I gotta do it. C. Hope to get a tree up. If the thought of holiday decorating brings out the Grinch in you, allow me to help!  […]

We love the farmhouse look, but many don’t have the home style to support it.  Christmas decor to the rescue! This is a great time to introduce those rustic touches that lighten and brighten the holidays. The family table is the gathering spot for many holiday celebrations. Give your guests a country welcome with a take […]