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October Edition of Matchbook Magazine!

Monday, October 21st, 2013

Enjoy

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Look at us! Featured in Urban Home Magazine!

Monday, September 2nd, 2013
Click here to read the article "Opposites Attract"

Click here to read the article “Opposites Attract”

Happy Friday! Enjoy this issue of RUE magazine!

Friday, August 30th, 2013

“Indulge your sense of wanderlust with Rue’s third annual travel issue. We visit Abigail Ahern’s eclectic home in London, Emily Johnston takes us shopping around Iceland, and the gals of Kit This inspire us with a global fashion shoot for the books!”

“Indulge your sense of wanderlust with Rue’s third annual travel issue. We visit Abigail Ahern’s eclectic home in London, Emily Johnston takes us shopping around Iceland, and the gals of Kit This inspire us with a global fashion shoot for the books!”

Click HERE to read the August issue of RUE magazine

August 2013 Issue of Lonny Magazine

Monday, August 26th, 2013
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Click for Issue

DIY: Kitchen Island

Monday, August 19th, 2013

Having trouble finding that perfect kitchen island for your small kitchen? Wellllll have no fear…you can make your own! This is what you’ll need: -A console table -Egg-shell finish paint -Knobs/pulls -Butcher block -Rubber drawer liner -Small metal angle brackets -Screws -Drill/screwdriver 1. Start by choosing a console table View More

Having trouble finding that perfect kitchen island for your small kitchen? Wellllll have no fear…you can make your own!

diy kitchen island

via House & Home

This is what you’ll need:

-A console table

-Egg-shell finish paint

-Knobs/pulls

-Butcher block

-Rubber drawer liner

-Small metal angle brackets

-Screws

-Drill/screwdriver

1. Start by choosing a console table 1.5″ shorter than the height of your counter tops (once table top is installed, they will be the same height)

2. If you plan to repurpose/paint your piece of furniture, sand and prime before painting and add new knobs.

3. Cut length of the butcher block so that you have 6″ more than the table on each side. 

4. Attach block by placing a rubber drawer liner (same size as block) to the table. Then use four angle brackets on each side to keep in place. 

VOILA!

How To Hang Frames on a Gallery Wall

Monday, July 22nd, 2013

Gallery walls are a great way to showcase timeless memories while maintaining a stylish and sophisticated look. There’s NO question that gallery walls are a great addition to a hallway or blank wall. The only question is….what comes after purchasing the frames and printing your pictures?? Our advice View More

Gallery walls are a great way to showcase timeless memories while maintaining a stylish and sophisticated look.

K.I.D Collective Gallery Wall

K.I.D Collective Gallery Wall

So Haute via Domino Gallery Wall

So Haute via Domino Gallery Wall

There’s NO question that gallery walls are a great addition to a hallway or blank wall. The only question is….what comes after purchasing the frames and printing your pictures??

Our advice to you is to trace your frames onto scrap paper. Once you have all the “faux frames” cut out, position them on the wall until you’re content with the layout. Then hammer a small nail into the paper, remove the paper, and replace the nail in the hole. Voila! Instant gallery collage!

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Dwell with Dignity!

Wednesday, June 26th, 2013

We love Dwell with Dignity’s mission! What a great way to use design to help those in need. Dwell with Dignity is a nonprofit group of interior designers that create attractive and soothing homes for families struggling with poverty. They hope to change the family’s surroundings and therefore View More

We love Dwell with Dignity’s mission! What a great way to use design to help those in need.

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Click the photo to be taken to Dwell with Dignity’s website!

Dwell with Dignity is a nonprofit group of interior designers that create attractive and soothing homes for families struggling with poverty. They hope to change the family’s surroundings and therefore change their outlook on life, inspiring them to strive for a standard of living they can be proud of.

Founder, Lisa Robison (left) and Kim Turner (right). Click the photo to read more about them!

Founder, Lisa Robison (left) and Kim Turner (right). Click the photo to read more about them!

Click the photo to be taken to Dwell with Dignity's project page!

Click the photo to be taken to Dwell with Dignity’s project page!

xoxo,

BTD Team

Alexa Hampton for Hickory Chair!

Wednesday, May 29th, 2013

Kimmie flew solo at the ASID meeting last week and had the chance to socialize with design professionals and view Alexa Hampton’s beautiful line of furniture for Hickory Chair. The evening featured champagne cocktails, fine French cuisine accompanied by lovely French music, and was hosted by Patrick Casey View More

Kimmie flew solo at the ASID meeting last week and had the chance to socialize with design professionals and view Alexa Hampton’s beautiful line of furniture for Hickory Chair.

Hickory Chair loves stagged luggage decor too!

Hickory Chair loves stacked luggage decor too!

Alexa Hampton's line accompanied by artwork from one of Greenfront's staff members

Alexa Hampton’s line accompanied by artwork by one of Greenfront’s staff members

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Alexa Hampton’s line accompanied by artwork by one of Greenfront’s staff members

The evening featured champagne cocktails, fine French cuisine accompanied by lovely French music, and was hosted by Patrick Casey and the staff of Greenfront Interiors & Rugs.

The tastes of France!

The tastes of France!

Other people of interest at the meeting were: Drew Sweeney (VP of Sales for Hickory Chair), Kristin Tharpe (Business Development Representative for Hickory Chair), and the co-hostesses: Angela Sutton and Carol Gaskin.

Angela Sutton, Drew Sweeney, Carol Gaskin, Patrick Casey, and Kristin Tharpe (left to right)

Angela Sutton, Drew Sweeney, Carol Gaskin, Patrick Casey, and Kristin Tharpe (left to right)

Kimmie and Drew Sweeney (VP of Sales for Hickory Chair)

Kimmie and Drew Sweeney (VP of Sales for Hickory Chair)

Examples of some of the finishes available for Hickory Chair pieces. As Drew Sweeny says, "we want to be your blank canvas."

Examples of some of the finishes available for Hickory Chair pieces. As Drew Sweeney says, “we want to be your blank canvas.”

xoxo,

BTD Team

Home Office Inspiration!

Monday, April 15th, 2013

For those of us who have work to do from home, finding peace and quiet can be difficult. Feast your eyes on these amazing home office spaces-they are beautiful and will inspire you to be productive! We are firm believers that if your space inspires you, you will View More

For those of us who have work to do from home, finding peace and quiet can be difficult. Feast your eyes on these amazing home office spaces-they are beautiful and will inspire you to be productive! We are firm believers that if your space inspires you, you will work harder!

Refinery29

Refinery29

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SouthernCharm

SouthernCharm

DesignStyleGuideDesignStyleGuide

If you don’t have enough space to just have a home office, these adorable office nooks will inspire you to create a space to work in your own home!

JessicaBuckley

JessicaBuckley

 

BetterHomesAndGardens

BetterHomesAndGardens

MimiAndMeBblog

MimiAndMeBlog

Now everyone, get to work!

xoxo,

Lizzie

 

 

 

 

 

In case you missed it…

Wednesday, April 10th, 2013

WE LOVE SPRING. Let these outdoor living rooms inspire you to create liveable spaces not only inside your home, but outside. You get the best of both worlds: beautiful furniture and design and some fresh air. Take your favorite interior design trends outdoors!   Go enjoy this gorgeous View More

WE LOVE SPRING. Let these outdoor living rooms inspire you to create liveable spaces not only inside your home, but outside. You get the best of both worlds: beautiful furniture and design and some fresh air. Take your favorite interior design trends outdoors!

HouseBeautiful

HouseBeautiful

outdoor living room

ArchitecturalDigest

ArchitecturalDigest

 

ALaMode

ALaMode

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Go enjoy this gorgeous weather!!

xoxo,

Lizzie