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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 […]

Moving to the Country, Gonna Sell a L...

Moving to the Country, Gonna Sell a Lot of Antiques

Hear ye, hear ye–REimagine Studio is a vendor at the 2017 Washington County Antique Fair! This fair is a bit interesting–it is held the first weekends in May and August. Clearly, we’re past the May dates, but don’t worry–Stephanie has a ton of wares ready for the August one! It is open Saturday 8 am-5 […]

Listed

Listed

And…we’re listed! I’m excited about the adventures ahead. Fingers crossed!

10 Rules to Live By

10 Rules to Live By

Outside my bedroom door is this print, professionally framed (by Wilson Family Picture Framing): It’s Thomas Jefferson’s Canons of Conduct, or 10 Rules to Live By. From the Thomas Jefferson Foundation website: Thomas Jefferson often took the opportunity to advise his children, grandchildren and others on matters of personal conduct. Over the years he developed […]

Unraveling

Unraveling

An alternative title for this post was “She’s Come Undone.” Not just a wonderful book by Wally Lamb, that phrase relates to what I am feeling these days–searching for change and rediscovering my core. As I’ve read more, researched more, and listened to countless TED talks and podcasts, I’m realizing that a more minimalist approach […]

The Vanguard Designer Showhouse 2017 ...

The Vanguard Designer Showhouse 2017 is OPEN!

There have been crickets heard here recently because just a few weeks ago, in mid April, I was invited to take part in the Vanguard Design Showhouse as the designer of a nursery!  Knowing this was a real honor, I happily accepted the invitation, cleared my schedule and immediately got to work designing the room. […]

Industrial Chic Bathroom Renovation

When clients Jennifer and Patrick bought their home, this is what the modest master bathroom looked like.  Mauve wallpaper.  Brass. Blue, blue and more blue tile.  Adjacent was a small walk in closet–too small for both of their clothes.  It was only a matter of time before this room HAD to get updated. After many […]

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 […]

Cringe-Worthy

Cringe-Worthy

Warning: the following images might burn your retinas. These pictures are cautionary tales about how ordinary rooms can become extraordinary–and not in a good way. Have you seen any terrible designs lately? If so, please share–I love a good laugh! And if you are guilty of any of the above sins, please call Stephanie right […]