Everyday we allow our environment to determine how we feel. I know most of you are screaming at this thought. But here is what I mean, the majority of our every day decisions are made by mental processes that are put into motion by our environment and operate outside of conscious awareness and guidance. We make decisions based on how the information is presented … Read More Your Environment Sets Your Mood
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The season finale was just about one week ago and it ended with a house that was super special to me. It was special on many levels. First, the house was built in the MiraBay Community where I have been designing houses in since the start of my career. In fact, it was the main community that I was designing in when I returned … Read More House #4 HGTV 100 Day Dream Home
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So the season finale just aired Sunday night and I have yet to catch everyone up on the house from the two weeks before. I am sorry as many of us have been trying to figure out this whole quarantine and how to work through the process of moving work and schools to home I will admit I had that same issue. So I … Read More House #3 HGTV 100 Day Dream Home
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I know that I am not the only one working from home at this time. So I thought I would update everyone on all that we can still do from home. We have full design capability from our home office. In fact here is my morning view. I have added lots of new great items to the online store. Check out the fantastic pillows, … Read More Designing From Home
Did you watch last night? Were you in love with this fun family that was clearing a jungle lot to build their dream home for their family? Want to know more about the process and how it all came together? Well let’s talk about this fantastic home. The first step is getting all the background information on the homeowner. Watching videos to get to … Read More 100 Day Dream Home – House #2
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The first episode that we designed aired on the 16th! I think the house looked amazing, if I do say so myself! We worked with a fantastic team from Home Frostings to achieve this fantastic look mixing my designs with pieces from Artful Conceptions and Home Frostings for this fantastic outcome. Check out this great room! This house has a huge front room, in … Read More House Number 1 for HGTV 100 Day Dream Home
If you have been following on Instagram and Facebook you have probably seen a bunch of posts about HGTV and some new things that we have been working on. The biggest thing is that I have been honored to be the designer on 4 of the upcoming houses on the brand new show 100 Day Dream Homes. The show airs on Sunday at 10pm … Read More 4 More Days Until HGTV 100 Day Dream Home!
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It has been a super busy year at Artful Conceptions. We have worked on some amazing projects and had some fantastic things happen! Here are some pictures from some of the amazing homes we worked on and designed this year! There were some amazing opportunities that I got to experience such as IFDA Selects and the Insider’s Tour at High Point Market. There were … Read More Year in Review
I am so excited to be hosting the Spring Insider’s Tour this High Point Market! We are getting so close to the end of sign up I wanted to let everyone know some of the amazing places we will be stopping at. Our first stop will be at Kravet with some very special guests that I know you will want to meet! And of … Read More Are you joining for the Insider’s Tour?
I had one of the most amazing experiences this week. I was able to see the most spectacular collection of jewels ever! I am talking about the phenomenal exhibit at the St. Petersburg Museum of Fine Arts. I was also able to preview the exhibit with the designer of the exhibit, the curators and executive staff of the museum. Drawn to Beauty and Jewels … Read More Drawn to Beauty and Jewels of the Imagination
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I can’t believe it is almost Thanksgiving which, means it has been more than a month since High Point Market. So I thought I would give one final post on the direction that I see design trends going and why as a designer High Point Market is a must. An area that is growing in the design industry is the dorm room/starter apartment/first home … Read More Final Thoughts on Fall High Point Market
So often recently we hear all about neutrals. And yes I love neutrals but they have a place, a whole home should not be neutrals from top to bottom. You can go with pops of color or go bold with some large pieces in color. The right amount of color mixed with neutrals gives the space a huge impact. It’s not something to be … Read More Let’s Talk Color!