Category Archives: Interior Design

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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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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