Jodi's Picks Under $50 – October 2012

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Whether you come to Elizabeth Erin Design’s blog for decorating ideas, our variety of designer selections, or the sheer excitement of the daily treasure hunt, you’re destined to find something you love in the assortment here. Every item pictured below is priced under $50. We think you’ll be delightfully surprised!

Extreme Kitchen Makeover

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We’re excited to FINALLY share one of our design projects with you! This kitchen remodel was done for a client that initially used us for Home Staging in her previous house and after she bought her new house she wanted help with Interior Design. We completely overhauled her kitchen from flooring to lighting, including the custom designed tile inlay in …

Maintaining Relationships – Elizabeth Erin Designs Will Travel

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Once we stage a home and it sells our clients next step is to move. We like to have fun when we stage and get to know our clients and let them get to know us. It’s only natural after building that relationship our clients NEVER want to go through the extensive real estate makeover in their new home and …

Crazy Busy!!

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It’s been crazy busy here, the projects just keep coming in! Sorry there hasn’t been a post for a while, we’ll put something out next week. We have so many exciting new projects to share with you, including our office makeover. Stay tuned and have an amazing Labor Day weekend!

What is Upcycling?

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Honestly, we didn’t know what upcyclying was until a recent Home Staging Project! We had the privilege of staging a newly constructed Net Zero Eco Home, the first of its kinda in Iowa. The builders of the home, Eco Logic Homes, wanted the furnishings that were Green and Eco-friendly. In searching for items to stage the Net Zero house, we …

Gray – The New Tan

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My all-time favorite wall color is gray. I love gray because it is neutral, therefore I can add furniture and accessories in almost any other color. Here are five great shades to use on your walls! 1. Benjamin Moore – Stonington Gray HC-170 2. Benjamin Moore – Revere Pewter HC-172 3. Benjamin Moore – Museum Piece CSP-40 4. Benjamin Moore …

Home Staging, My Life…

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Anyone who knows me in my personal life or as a business client knows that I live and breath Home Staging and Interior Design. It’s in my blood. My parents are hardworking people that give 199% to their careers and their work ethic transferred to me for better or worse. I am also the first born, a people pleaser, and …

Chelsea's Fresh Finds – August 2012

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Restoration [ˌrɛstəˈreɪʃən]- something restored, replaced, or reconstructed Restored furniture and decorations have a rustic, timeless look and are often eco-friendly. Here I have pulled some items that have the restored/re-purposed look.

Runners: Center Your Attention

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They’re not just for hallways anymore: runners can add definition to a variety of spaces. They are available in palettes that range from bold to neutral and Elizabeth Erin Designs can find something to suit anyone’s need or style. Try a Runner in the Bedroom – Large beds can create awkward spaces. Placing large rug under the bed can be …