Do you have a friend, mother, wife, sister, or colleague that is an Interior Designer or just loves to Design? These are 10 things that we find very true when coming from the other side’s perspective of design 😉
1. Don’t get attached to
….furniture, prints, paint color, etc. anything
2. Don’t ask why
in the house is on….and don’t start talking about the peaks in the electricity bill when all the lights are on. every lamp
3. Pillows are not for
…….if the pillows on the couch are strategically placed, chopped in the middle and fluffed – comfort Sit on the floor!
4. If she asks do you notice anything
different?… First look at her hair, then start looking at the wall for new pictures or paint color….
5. If she needs help drawing straight lines, don’t just
it and use a pen to mark on the wall… get a long level and use a pencil…..lesson learned. eyeball
6. If she is
staring at a blank wall, don’t make any plans for the intently . weekend
7. Be prepared to go
at anytime to retrieve a great Goodwill or Craigslist find and don’t question how ugly it is. You might also want to take some security with you. anywhere
8. Don’t just
people into your house without having at a minimum a weeks notice….not even the guys. invite
is not for parking. It’s for goodwill and craigslist finds that need to be sanded and painted. garage
…whatever color, whatever frame, whatever idea….because it will again Just go with it change sometime in the near future.