Decorating a Foyer

They say first impressions are everything. You want the first impression of your home to be a positive one. Whether you have a large formal foyer or just a small space on the wall next to your front door, you can create an inviting entryway into your home. 1. Add some color. If walking into…

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Why Recycle When You Can Upcycle?

Lately I’m on a mission. I am working with all my clients on it. You see, every time I go into a home, I have a clear cut process. I talk with the owner, or my client, and they tell me the ‘ultimate outcome’ from having me work the space over. Nearly every time, the…

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The Relaxation Room

I’m sorry I haven’t posted in a while! I have been hard at work on a project that I am absolutely in love with, so I’ve been pouring all my time into that… rather at the neglect of everything else! You see, about a month ago I had an email from a lovely woman who…

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The Green Interior

I have a confession to make. Lately, I’ve become something of a green-eyed monster. But luckily for the hubby, I’m not talking about the jealous kind. I’m talking about the fact that I’ve fallen absolutely head over heels for this new trend of creating indoor gardening spaces. In the last couple of years, more and more…

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Why You Should Have A Feature Wall

Feature walls. *Sigh* I LOVE LOVE LOVE them. I could go on for days about why feature walls are so fabulous! Not only do they break up the monotony of an otherwise standard house, but they catch the eye and create instant interest. They bring your personality and your creativity right into your home. Now, as…

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A Few Of My Favourite Things

Here at Carrie’s Decorating Corner I am always looking for fun, exciting new projects to sink my teeth into. I’m not really looking for fluffy jobs that just call for a new throw over the furniture and some fresh accessories — what I really want is a challenge! Not that there’s anything wrong with little gloss-up…

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