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PICK YOUR PAINT LAST
Celebrity designer Toby Fairley says to pick your paint color last. I couldn’t agree more. When I moved to the
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OUT OF SIGHT: invisible stars of the game room
One of the benefits of being an interior designer is the exposure to unique and upcoming trends. I am an
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A KITCHEN FACE-LIFT… without major surgery
HOW TO GET TO WOW IN 5 EASY STEPS This kitchen was once considered “builder-blah” until it received a face-lift. We
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BEYOND MARTHA – The Do’s & Don’ts of Dressing a Bed
DWhen you dress yourself, you start with underwear. So when dressing a bed, you also would start with the basics;
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THE DESIGN PROCESS – Working with Team Lockwood
  Interior Design is not an equation … it is a process Patricia Lockwood   1.  Consultation & Proposal Shortly
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HAPPY HOLIDAYS – What a year!
We certainly needed more than 12 days this Christmas to tackle all on our to-do list. We have been blessed
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EMBRACE YOUR TRAITS
As a lifelong Southern California girl, I haven’t had much exposure to the true “change of seasons.” Even so, Fall
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WORK-IN-QUIRK by Kym Carillo
I have hijacked Patricia’s blog this month to shed light on my experience of partnering with one of the quirkiest
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The Navy Chair – Thanks for your Service!
  Recently, I came across an ad in an old design magazine that really caught my attention. Not only because
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SLEEPLESS IN PORTLAND
Well, I never thought I would have anything in common with Tom Hanks. But soon, I will be taking the
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