southern style

Southern Accents

Southern Accents

from Etsy.com Y’all know that I am Southern, and I do attract many other clients who are Southern with their tastes, traditions, and mindsets.  I even have a few clients who have been in the South long enough to be called a Southerner, as well, even if they were born up North – the accent is showing too! And there are many “transplants” that just love the Southern Charm enough to create interiors that reflect our Southern Accent!  I LOVE

Southern, by the Grace of God

Southern, by the Grace of God

HA!  Southern things me smile…… and I relate…. because we are a little different, I do admit it!    sold by Zulilly  from Southernprepbrunette.tumblr.com   We talk a little slower….and with intention.   from Etsy.com Front Porches or “any porch” is mandatory, and a swing is just “icing on the cake”! Some of us consider the porch to be an additional room….to our home.   from Southern Living  from savedbythesouthernbelle.tumblr.com A common sight in this part of the country is

Summer’s In the Bag…

Summer’s In the Bag…

My clients’ know that I’m the “Bag Lady”……  I always have a bag in my hand with necessities for me to work the design magic in their interiors. You know….paint decks, measuring tape, graph paper, camera/phone and other info and tools necessary for an efficient consultation.     What you probably don’t know is that every one of my clients has a bag of some sort, because a file folder just doesn’t work to keep up with all of the

Polishing Silver – it’s a Southern Thing!

I discovered something this weekend…..I DO NOT LIKE to polish silver.  Are you with me too?   .   . I’m better at polishing silver, if I have someone to help with the process and use my teaching skills as well, to enlighten a non-believer in this wonderful change of making the silver shiny and pretty once again!  So, I drafted that 2nd party, even if he wasn’t too excited about it.   Nope, not David.  Noah.I know it’s a Southern thing,