Living Room Furniture Arranging Tips

I get this question a lot- Catrina, can you help me with my living room? It just doesn’t feel right and I can’t put my finger on it. There are a few things that I always check first, and that is the basics.The basics aren’t super exciting and might be a little boring but they’re…

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3 common mistakes found in living rooms

Please know that these “mistakes” have nothing to do with your style or personal taste and they have zero to do with how expensive your furnishings are. This is most definitely not a critique of anyone’s personal preferences. I get so many questions around “what is wrong with my living room?” that I thought I…

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The box

We humans like to put things in boxes, don’t we? It’s easier that way. And we like easy. We put humans in boxes, too, right? She’s a loner, he’s an extrovert, she’s creative, he’s athletic, she’s overprotective, he’s absent. When it comes to our homes, the box feels good at first. Makes us feel like…

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Is Upholstering Furniture An Option?

We see lots of people on HGTV and DIY shows talking about upholstering old furniture, but is it really an option worth considering? Here’s four things to think about before you jump in: Consider the cost Upholstering furniture is not cheap. I’ll just put that on the table. If you’re thinking you’ll save money by…

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