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3 Reasons You Need Professional House Plans To Avoid Disaster

  I have written many articles on the topic of, “Fail to Plan, Plan to Fail“, and recently I found Precision Planning, out of Sydney Australia, that believe as passionately as […]

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Woven Goods and Accessories By Alicia Kossick Empowering Women, Native Culture, and Sustainability

Sustainability is a topic that covers  multiple aspects. I met with Alicia Kossic at the Maison & Objet Americas show in Miami, and for her, sustainability means preserving cultural heritage, empowering […]

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Easy DIY Decor – Re-purpose Your T-Shirts Into a Decorative Pillows

Dig This Design loves to upcycle! We love our T-shirts. We wear them over and over for years until they are well worn. But then what can we do with […]

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A Smash Up Of Old & New, Miami Beach Style

   As a native of Miami, watching the Koi goldfish swimming in the pond made out of  coquina rock felt nostalgic for me. Growing up in Miami, I was used to […]

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Sub-Zero WOLF Honored 2013 – 2014 Kitchen Design Contest Florida Regional Winners

  Sub-Zero WOLF always does things in a BIG way and I was delighted to receive an invitation to join them at an appreciation event in Miami Beach to honor […]

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The Future is Here: Introducing the Tesla Powerpack

The Powerwall was given much of the attention at the unveiling of Tesla Energy in early May. With its potential to revolutionize home energy and bring home solar to new […]

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6 Benefits of Installing a Home Lift in your Singapore Home

Among other things, installing a home lift takes off a load of access challenges in the home environment. A private home lift that is well installed not only serves your […]

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Miami’s Wynwood Neighborhood Has Become A Prospering Hub For Art

In recent years, what use to be the warehouse and manufacturing district in Miami has become the Wynwood Arts District, where creatives, hipsters, and developers now have a place to […]

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Bringing The Family Together In An Open Kitchen Remodel

I think it may be the dream of Mom’s everywhere to be able to cook a holiday meal while interacting with the rest of the family. Growing up in bungalow’s […]

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How To Display Your Art in a Small Home

Decorating a new space is an exciting prospect. It can be a daunting one, however, if you’re used to a space that’s larger than a small apartment. Do you have […]

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Interviewing Mom, Tips on Being a FASHIONISTA at 89! Recipes For Mother’s Day Bubbly & Brunch

My mother is a trip! At 89 years old she still ROCKS a pair of fashion jeans and platform shoes.  I will never forget my mother in the 70’s wearing […]

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4 Tips to Face Lift Your Bathroom

Your bathroom may not be the first place you think of when you think of remodeling your home or even sprucing up your space. However, the bathroom, particularly the master […]

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Brad Pitt is ALL About Making it Right and You CanToo; 7 Ways That Giving Back Improves Your Life

I was shocked when I went to New Orleans with  Blog Tour NOLA, in 2013, to find people still displaced from their homes since hurricane Katrina. I toured neighborhoods that […]

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WTF Designs: Featuring Outrageous Kentucky Derby Hats Topped off with The Skinniest Mintiest Mint Julep Recipe

Before any good sporting event, there is the party, which comes with cocktails. The Kentucky Derby signature drink is the Mint Julep, FULL of sugar and I am not into […]

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Coverings 2015 Brought Us a Kaleidoscope of COLOR

As an Interior Designer, I am ALL about finishes that stimulate emotion. Colors have such an impact on the brain. Many Scientists believe that the color of a room has […]

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Neutral Bathroom Designs Making Big Statements

Because this room of the home can be a restorative haven for pampering and rejuvenation,  we want to bring you ways to update your bathroom.  Chicago Interior Designer & TV […]

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Vodka Infused with Mother Nature: Clean Drink Happy Hour Inspired by Earth Day

    In honor of Earth Day, “CLEAN DRINK HAPPY HOUR” presents Vodka Infused with Mother Nature. The ingredients we chose for our infusion consisted of pineapple, ginger and rosemary; […]

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A Bright and Artsy Apartment in the Heart of Rome

  This colorful project in the heart of Rome is titled, “True Soul of a Lawyer” by Architect and Interior Designer Maurizio Giovannoni. Its owner is a single man, a […]

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Before & After: Making the Most Out of a Narrow Family Room Design

    I believe every new home plan should be reviewed by a licensed interior designer to avoid rooms that are not friendly to seating arrangements. Who’s better to review […]

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The Learning Curve to Ordering Online Fashion; Avoiding the Pitfalls

  Nowadays, you can buy just about anything online. Thanks to the amazing technology of the Internet, a person can buy everything from books to vitamins without ever entering a […]

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Tips to Making Stock Cabinetry Look Custom While Staying in Budget

  It is no secret; the most expensive rooms in the house to remodel are the kitchen and the bathroom. What happens when the budget is tight and you need […]

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5 Rules in Selecting the Right Bathtub for Your Lifestyle

COMFORT I am starting with comfort because I am an avid soaker. In order for me to decompress after a full day of whatever, I need to soak in my […]

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Diggin’ This Design: Nest Thermostat Looks Sharp & Saves You Money

If you are going to invest money in HVAC, it only makes sense that you take care of your system so that it continues to work well for many years […]

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RETRO Rocks it at The Architectural Digest Show 2015 and How You Can Too

What’s old is new again and it was never more apparent than at the NYC AD show Stephanie Davis and I attended in March. Whether it be on the runway […]

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Renovation transformation: Scotland’s renewed buildings

Have you ever wandered into an old building and grown wide-eyed at how modern it all looks? Ragged churches turned into high-class bars; opera houses given injections of life; and […]

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Organic Industrial Style from Furniture & Accessories maker Palo Samko

Palo Samko is a true artisan who pays careful attention to the smallest details and materials that go into his work. I met Palo at this year’s Architectural Digest home […]

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Is it Form over Function or Function over Form?

We all like to think we know what makes a room look perfect. We have a great understanding when it comes to selecting the right colours, the best fabrics and […]

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