Category Archives: Interior Design

Hidden Gem Bebe Gallini’s Celebrates 10 Years!

Enchantment for home, garden, and soul…Bebe Gallini’s recently celebrated ten years in business with a “sip and shop” event at their store in Oak Street Mill. Like many other local businesses in Cornelius, construction of the diverging diamond interchange has … Continue reading

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The Kitchen: where all the action is!

Kitchens are now much more than a utilitarian room for cooking. Kitchens are often the centerpiece and hub of our homes. When we entertain, everyone always ends up in our kitchen, even though it’s one of the smallest rooms in … Continue reading

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One of a kind furniture makeovers

Before kids (when I had more time on my hands), I enjoyed dabbling in rehabbing furniture finds from thrift stores and flea markets. Some of the pieces I refurbished we were able to enjoy in our home for years. They … Continue reading

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Is brass making a comeback?

For years I have recommended that clients replace their dated brass fixtures to help sell their house. These brass fixtures include but are not limited to plumbing, lighting, and cabinet hardware. Nickel, aged bronze, or chrome finish materials have been … Continue reading

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Does your master bedroom have the boring bedroom blues?

Does your master bedroom look more like a place where you sort your laundry or the place you keep your treadmill?  Because we don’t entertain in here, master bedrooms are typically the last room homeowners get around to decorating.  The … Continue reading

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Ain’t Too Shabby is pretty Chic – Cornelius, NC Home & Garden Shop

Ain’t Too Shabby is a home and garden shop located in Cornelius that has been open for years, but only recently did I stumble upon this quaint store that carries unique pieces of furniture dating from the 1800’s to the … Continue reading

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Decorating with Family Heirlooms

A main part of my job is helping home sellers depersonalize their home so others can envision themselves living there.  But when it comes to living in your home, you should personalize your space to reflect your tastes, passions, and … Continue reading

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