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How to Sell Your Life

How to Sell Your Life

Recently, I’ve been dismantling my world. I’ve been searching all the nooks and crannies…seeing what works, what doesn’t; what I like, what I don’t; what I need vs. what I’m told is required. I’ve come up with some tips. How to Decide What to Keep Do you need it? Kind of an obvious question, but […]

Quote of the Day

Quote of the Day

“Almost everything will work again if you unplug it for a few minutes, including you.” ~Anne Lamott How incredibly true is this quote? We all need to recharge and revive ourselves, particularly if we’re stuck. Whenever I am faced with a challenge, in my work or personal life, I think. I think and think and […]

Good Design: SnapPower Guidelight

Good Design: SnapPower Guidelight

  Amazing. So smart!

REimagine Tip: Choosing Between 50 Sh...

REimagine Tip: Choosing Between 50 Shades of Grey

I’ve recently received a slew of texts from friends and clients asking what grey paint they should use to ensure a true grey outcome. “You know, not a blueish, greenish, brownish or purplish grey but a grey-grey…” they say. Yes, I know. Boy, do I know.  Here is what I tell them: 1- You MUST […]

REimagine Tip: Creating a House Color...

REimagine Tip: Creating a House Color Palette Ring

Have you ever scored an incredible deal on pillows, throw blankets, etc., only to realize it wasn’t quite the shade of blue that matched your walls or it glaringly clashed with your accent colors when you brought it home? #wompwomp After you have figured out your whole house palette, an easy trick is to create […]

Good Design: Picnic Table/Bench Combo

Good Design: Picnic Table/Bench Combo

Sometimes, you just have to appreciate good design. Behold:

REimagine Tip: Aging New Hardware

REimagine Tip: Aging New Hardware

A repeated theme here on the blog and on my Instagram account (did you see the REimagine Studio Instagram feed on the right!?) is “its all in the details”.  It’s the little details that add that finishing touch of authenticity and uniqueness to a piece of furniture, a room or a home. Changes in details […]

REimagine Tip: Cleaning Vintage Linen...

REimagine Tip: Cleaning Vintage Linens

As you can imagine, I buy my fair share of  vintage linens at estate sales, thrift shops and the like.  Alright, who is kidding who?   More than my fair share, I admit it.  I love them, and I have a very extensive collection!  Handkerchiefs, table runners, blankets, tablecloths, doilies, curtains, even sometimes scarves and […]

It’s All in the Details

It’s All in the Details

Our home, like many others, has been renovated and had additions put on through the years. Done correctly, they can look seamless and add a lot of value to your home. Done indiscriminately, and you get something like this: But in our case, the outside was done well and everything looked great, but the inside […]

Wallpaper Shopping Tips & Tricks

Wallpaper Shopping Tips & Tricks

In my post yesterday, I detailed my exhaustive search for the perfect wallpaper for Hazel’s new room…which ended with my first choice. Nothing like wasting hours on end Googling researching, but at least I am confident in my decision, even if my wallet hates me. 😛 However, I did learn a lot about my personal […]