Obama’s Redecorate on THEIR Dime…Not Ours

By Lindsey Walta, May 28, 2009 | In Home Design |

As is traditional, the new President and First-Lady receive an allowance of $100,000 to redecorate their private quarters in the white house. This money comes from American tax dollars, i.e. yours and mine. In a time when we are all having to get creative financially and everyone is learning the value of saving and being …

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The Easy Chair Redefined

By Lindsey Walta, May 21, 2009 | In Home Design |

Relieve stress in the Relief Chair, newly designed by Mickus Projects and currently on display in Cooper Hewitt’s  “Fashioning Flt” exhibit. Resting on stainless steel legs are layers of wool felt sheets adhered to each other and sleeved over an internal steel frame. Scraps of felt left over from the fabrication process are reused in …

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Can’t Sell? Update!

By Lindsey Walta, May 14, 2009 | In interior decorating,Renovation Design |

In a down economy, sometimes you are faced with the reality of staying put in your current home, like it or not. Consider updating your look to satisfy the need for a change and to give yourself an edge when the market turns.

-Replace old, worn carpet with new carpet or consider upgrading to hardwoods.

-Replace doors …

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jcaroline creative

By Lindsey Walta, May 6, 2009 | In interior decorating |

Check out www.jcarolinecreative.com for beautiful and inspiring fabrics, ribbon, patterns, ideas and more. They carry unique fabrics and great hardware, and also feature and insightful blog where real-life applications are shown and glimpses into the author’s life are …

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