I Don’t Give a Ship About the Shiplap Trend

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. While it is a trendy fad, it’s also worth considering whether this nautical  or “farmhouse” addendum properly meshes with the overall architectural style of your home.  Read More
I Don’t Give a Ship About the Shiplap Trend

Designer Versus Decorator

When I first began my career in interior design, I was an inexperienced novice--I had no formal design schooling, only a passion to help people enhance their lives by transforming their...

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Beth Knows Best Blog

“The role of the designer is that of a good, thoughtful host anticipating the needs of his guests.” –Charles Eames Introducing Beth Knows Best--a design blog from yours truly.  To blog, or not to...

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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...

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Nature’s Palette

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...

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Designing in 3D

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...

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When old is new again…..

Welcome to Studio Starrs Interiors!

After almost 10 years as “Affordable Interiors” we have initiated a make-over and we are re-emerging as, “Studio Starrs Interiors”. Certainly the hallmark of our...

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