Best of Both Worlds

Best of Both Worlds
    Bedding, both elegant and comfortable. The wife half of this Frisco couple wanted the MBR to be elegant, dramatic…. and comfortable. She did not want satiny, fussy bedding that was clammy to sleep under. Cotton was the fiber of choice. This homeowner wanted the best of both worlds. That...

Window Treatments

Window Treatments
Don’t try this at home! Click the link below to see folk hero Rusty Brewer’s agility and bravery.     Installing long, long curtains: Not for the faint of heart.  These Frisco homeowners hired us to provide and install custom window treatments for their two-story Living Room windows....

Upgrade: Engineered Wood Flooring

Upgrade: Engineered Wood Flooring
                      Wow! Now we know who they are! They are not just an urban legend. There actually is a family with young children that eats regularly in the Dining Room! These Frisco homeowners actually eat three(!) meals a day in their Dining...

Patterned Carpet

Patterned Carpet
                        Stairs take a beating. The carpet on this Frisco staircase needed replacing. As the stairs are also right off the entry, a dressier carpet seemed appropriate. This dressier patterned carpet is also quite camouflaging. And...

Area Rugs Black & White

Area Rugs Black & White
Black & white have such pow! This Frisco client had lived with this color scheme long enough to know that it worked for her. (I understand. I have painted my last three houses the same colors..!) Neutrals, reds, blacks and whites, in her case. We ordered a groovy area rug for the FR. We purchased...

Rearrangement Possibilities: Accessories, Furniture Arrangement

Rearrangement Possibilities: Accessories, Furniture Arrangement
AFTER   The night before our scheduled Rearrangement, a Frisco client and her husband sat on the couch talking. And asking. “What could Decorating on a Shoe String possibly come in and do?” The house was not cluttered, accessories were  sparse and every conceivable furniture arrangement had...

Curtain Call: Window Treatments

Curtain Call: Window Treatments
These cream silk custom panels once draped two windows in Cleveland. When the Home Owners recently relocated to Frisco, the curtains did also. Now, however, there were three windows. Hmmm….. And another problem? One pair of panels was way too short for the MBR windows while the other pair of panels...

Isolation Ended: Kitchen Remodel

Isolation Ended: Kitchen Remodel
Before you embark on a kitchen remodel stop and ask, “What changes would make sense?”  You probably need to recruit another set of eyes. You’ve seen the status quo for so long that it’s hard to envision the possibilities. Everyday, homeowners across the metroplex install granite...