First client post pregnancy

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My husband and I have had quite an eventful year, and consequently my blog has gone without posts... In June we moved to a new city, bought our first house, which was in dire need of renovations.. (I will blog about that once I find a decent electrician to hang light fixtures). But most importantly ...

white floors

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white floors cozy

Rocker Lounge Chair Teak Stump Side Table FURTALK 18-Inch Mongolian Faux Fur Pillow, Natural Tache Polar Ivory Faux Fur with Sherpa Throw Blanket Vanity 3PC Sectional in White Blended Leather by Diamond Sofa One of our favorite looks for floors also happens to be the least expensive. Good old painted white floors. A simple method involves one coat of ...

Patterned Tile

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black and white tile

I love patterned tile. It gives a space so much character and warmth. Below are some of my favorite examples: I love these black and white patterned tiles together. They have geometry and stark contrast in common. The lack of color keeps this look clean. This patterned tile looks beautiful in this cafe. The pattern of the ...

Vintage Layered Rugs

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vintage kilim

A trend that we love is layered vintage rugs. Here at evolve we love the look of worn weathered kilims and serapes especially layered with different textures such as jute and sisal. Below are two kilims layered together. Love this!   we also love these layered rugs with sisal and jute the above is a vintage Ukrainian blanket. ...

It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas

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Christmas sign

The countdown to Christmas is on. Do you have all the essentials? We're here to help... 1. A Fantastic Wreath   We love this shot of color on an otherwise neutral wreath. Nothing says Christmas like red! If you love simplicity like I do, all you need is a little greenery. Shape it into a wreath? and voila, instant ...

Paint Your Front Door

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turquoise front door

One of the easiest ways to spruce up the facade of your home is to update your entrance. What's the cheapest way to have the largest impact? Paint the front door! The color of your front door can say a lot about your personality without having to impose on the architecture and design of your ...

bathroom concept-online interior design

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online interior design

  A lot of people ask me about the process of online interior design. I wanted to show a little about the design process as I work on 2 bathrooms for one of my favorite clients. evolve design build is still early in the process of the design development of these 2 bathrooms, but I thought ...

Happy Independence Day

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4th of july deck

Everybody loves the fourth of July. Independence day means barbeques, boating, swimming pools and watermelon. Sitting in fields waiting for the fireworks displays. Driving to state borders to buy firecrackers. Pies, lawn games, picnics and family. We all chip in for the celebration one way or another. Somebody funds the activities. Somebody cooks. Somebody acts cute ...

how to select paint like a pro, home interior design

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living room

As most home interior designers know, paint selection is one of the most important components of your home. For our online interior design services, we have noticed that paint color selection is one of the most important aspects of the home to our clients.  Paint instantly sets the tone and creates a new canvas for ...