Segreto Vignettes! My Advanced Copy Has Arrived!!!

I had a surprise package today!!! An advanced copy of Segreto Vignettes came to the office! My staff wanted me to open the box in front of them, so when I walked into the office I had a rush of people coming my way with their big surprise!! Yes, I had approved things along the way but never had seen the book all together and bound! The printer would send me a bound book with no writing to approve the binding and the paper. Next, the book hardcover jacket, then the printed pages and ...

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A Farewell to Segreto: Secrets to Finishing Beautiful Interiors

With Segreto Vignettes off to press (Yay, finally! Yes, I'm very excited!), it is time to say a farewell to Segreto: Secrets to Finishing Beautiful Interiors. A great learning experience for me and a true labor of love, this book – my first attempt at sharing the wonderful homes I have been a part of – is totally sold out! In the coming months, I'll be sharing several posts of the rooms featured in the book so those who don't own a copy can sneak a peek and those of you that do have the ...

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The Final Reveal!!

With summer time in full force and so many people away to escape the heat, we have had fun completing projects while our vacationing clients are away!!! It's so exciting to see their faces as we reveal the new space!  In a small way, I'm getting a bit of the thrill that Chip and Joanna Gaines of HGTV's Fixer Upper -- whose show I am slightly obsessed with -- must feel when they reveal their amazing renovations to their clients once the home is completed, styled, and move-in ready!! ...

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Signing & Shopping in Dallas

I spent the last weekend in June in Dallas. With a co-worker and a sister-in-law in tow, I road tripped to the Dallas Market Center  for one of my favorite events -- shopping at market! Goodness! It is always so overwhelming to walk in and look at the 15 floors I need to tackle!  And this is only one of the three buildings!! This year I was fortunate to be able to combine the already exciting trip with a book signing at Aidan Gray's absolutely beautiful showroom!! This is one of ...

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