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Playing with Broken Glass

Remember how your mother told you never to touch broken glass? Russ Morgan plays with broken glass for a living.   I came across Russ’s creations several years ago at Capers, in West Seattle, and knew I needed one, or … Continue reading

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Inc. Magazine Recognizes Sleepers In Seattle on List of Fastest Growing Companies!

I’m excited to share that for the second time, Sleepers In Seattle has been named by Inc Magazine to their annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies! The Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing … Continue reading

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Our Favorite Designer’s Favorite Tips for Transitional Design

9 Best Transitional Design Secrets from Rebecca West OK—the first thing you need to know about Rebecca West is that she has a TARDIS in her office.  I mean, who wouldn’t want to hire the interior designer with a TARDIS … Continue reading

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A Collector’s Best Tips for Curating and Displaying Art

How to Collect and Display Art One of the topics people have asked me to blog about is displaying art in the home. I have no idea why they are asking ME. My wall decor consists of: things my kids have … Continue reading

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Learn Seven Secrets of Home Staging

A visit with Jon Rosichelli of Rosichelli Design True Confession:  I’m intimidated by interior designers.  They actually know stuff about furniture and decor that I should know after 25 years in the furniture business, but that somehow I have failed … Continue reading

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Decorating With Salvage!

A chat with Mary Anne Carter of Second Use, Seattle My favorite part of any project is the shopping part.  Even a new sport.  Once I’ve purchased the cute new outfit and the equipment I’m pretty much done.    Ooooh, those … Continue reading

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Five Clever Home Decor Ideas to Try Right Now

And All of Them are Budget-Friendly! We just became empty-nesters.  After complaining about how quiet the house was without a roomful of teenagers at all hours of the day and night, I realized that this was my opportunity to do … Continue reading

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Solve The Home Office/Guest Room Dilemma

Solutions Revealed: My Favorite Organizer On The Home Office/Guest Room I met Lauren, of Casual Uncluttering, at a business meeting a few years ago.  She introduced herself as an organizer and I immediately thought, “I’m never letting her into my house.” I … Continue reading

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Six Tips for Furnishing Small Spaces

My home is 100 years old this year! And although I love the vintage detail and old-world charm, I’m not thrilled with the some of the compact rooms we live and entertain in. Over time, I’ve found a few furniture … Continue reading

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Top Five Factors When Selecting a Sleeper Sofa

When choosing a new sleeper sofa for your home, keep in mind the following five factors: 1. Style Style is a personal preference. Some of us like to be bold and standout. Others would rather remain subtle and subdued. What style … Continue reading

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