I Don’t Give a Ship About the Shiplap Trend

I Don’t Give a Ship About the Shiplap Trend

God Bless Joanna.  Shiplap, shiplap, shiplap. The most common request I get from clients is always shiplap. Shiplap is a wall treatment that can be described as long, horizontal, wooden planks that add a rustic, cozy feel to any space. It’s become increasingly popular...
Nature’s Palette

Nature’s Palette

Long before “Greenery” became Pantone’s color of the year for 2017, this client wanted green. Their house is nestled among a beautiful throng of trees and she wanted to bring that lushness inside. Green is nature’s neutral so it easily paired with earthy brown,...
Designing in 3D

Designing in 3D

One of the most popular features of design shows on television is when a designer uses computer software to “render” a redesigned room, allowing the homeowner to get a strong visual idea of what the finished room will look like. These computer renderings are...

The Town Courier- Urbana: Freshen up for Spring

Read the article by Elizabeth Starrs for the Town Courier on how to Freshen Up for Spring! Spring is right around the corner — it’s time to give every room the once-over. Why not freshen up the look of your home? Here are five easy steps to do just that: Clear the...
When old is new again…..

When old is new again…..

Besides being a talented interior designer, Sharon Hayden knows a little something about vintage furniture and how to make it current and cool all over again. Every year, twice a year, she holds a “Barn Sale”  where she shows off her furniture...