Category Archives: Interior Design

Renovation Dream Team Transforms Historic Home

While not perfect, the Burton family decided to purchase their 1947 home in historic Dilworth because of its desirable location and because they had vision and immediately saw the home’s renovation potential, a gift not all buyers possess. Rather than … Continue reading

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Interior door style

For many years, white interior trim has been most prevalent in homes here in the south. Older homes with dark stained interior doors or trim are often painted white to update the look and feel of a home; however, I’ve … Continue reading

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5 Interior design trends that won’t break the bank

Interior design trends tend to change every seven years on average. Do you remember the “hunter green” color scheme that was very popular in the 1980’s and carried on into the 1990’s? Only then was it replaced with gold tones … Continue reading

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Step up ways to utilize space under your stairs

The space underneath stairs in homes is often left underutilized by designers and builders.  This area in the home is actually a great resource to gain a few more square feet of functional space in your home. The more common … Continue reading

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Eclectique Market Celebrates Two-Year Anniversary in Lake Norman

Lake Norman area Eclectique Market celebrated its two year anniversary in March. If you haven’t visited this small home décor and furniture store yet, it’s worth the stop! Many shoppers claim they have driven past the stores Hwy. 115 location … Continue reading

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Interior Stone Trends

If you’re looking to update your home, why not try something different. I’ve seen the use of stone increase in popularity in a variety of applications. Rick and Diana Highter purchased their home in Robbins Park two years ago. Because … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Tablescape Inspirations

I was shopping in IKEA mid-October and couldn’t believe the store already had a Christmas tree on display in their restaurant! When I was researching this topic for my monthly home decor newspaper column, most of us were still working on installing our Halloween … Continue reading

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