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Black Is My Happy Color

It has been a crazy busy summer here at 1865 City House! Why does summer fly and winter drag? In an effort to “catch up” I will be reposting a few of my favorite blog posts the next few weeks, just in case you missed any.   173 more words

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Denial

What’s the old joke, “Denial, it’s not just a river in  Egypt.”?  Ha ha ha, right? I had one of these moments when I realized I have been living in denial regarding my minalmalist quest. 220 more words

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How to Make Your Rental Feel Like Home

Where you spend your time each day and night should be a place you love spending time in.  But so often people will wait until they own a home to decorate.   222 more words

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Movies without Sound

Have you ever watched a movie with the sound off just to appreciate and study the set design? Welcome to my world! I often do this when the set design of the movie is outstanding; outstanding being a space I could see myself living in happily. 163 more words

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Drawing a big, blank wall?

I love a blank wall! So full of potential! Here are some interesting ideas for how to fill a big blank wall:

Oversized Artwork and Mirrors: 20 more words

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When Bad Decorating Happens to Good People

As an Interior Designer people are always asking me if I mentally redesign homes I visit, even when I am not working.  Of course, the answer is yes.   296 more words

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