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From Start To Furnish

Please enjoy my musings on all things interior design!

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Where You Can Save And Where You Should Splurge

Everyone hates to be disappointed by their purchases.  Not long ago, I bought a shirt at a discount store.  I should have known better, but when I got it out to wear it, there was a subtle stain on it.  The stain wasn't terrible, it had been quite awhile since I'd purchased it and it was super cheap, so I didn't bother about returning it.  I just wasted time and detergent attempting to remove the stain.  I wish I had spent that time shopping at Chico's or Ann Taylor and spent more money on another shirt that I could have actually worn.  

Interior design and decorating is the same way.  There are definite times to save and definite times to splurge and I'm going to tell you what they are.

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The 5 Most Expensive (but Common!) Mistakes When Building A New Home

I've been designing home for over 30 years now, and I've helped (and wished I could have helped) many people plan for their new homes.  In doing so, I've encountered some really expensive but common mistakes people make - they're so easy to avoid if you just know better!

Read on and avoid these major mistakes - 

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