Self Employment – Week 7 Update

Tomorrow marks 7 weeks since my last day at my old job. It’s been quite an adventure, but suffice it to say…I don’t miss it. Here’s an update!

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The good stuff…

Business is great! And that’s not even a humble brag…I’m just flat out saying it. But, I’ve truly been humbled by the faith that new clients have put in me. I’m SO thrilled to be working with such a wide variety of clients that truly push me to be better. I’ve even taken on a few political campaigns which has been really fun!

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One Room Challenge – Fall 2015 – Week 1

It’s here!! The One Room Challenge is back! If you’re not familiar, 20 designers makeover a space from start to finish in just 6 short weeks. You can catch those designers each Wednesday, and the rest of us will be linking up on Thursdays.

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Did you check out the designers yesterday? I seriously cannot wait to see what everyone comes up with. It always blows my mind how much talent there is in the group. I’m especially excited to see Christine’s bedroom (her rooms are always so chic and edgy) and Naomi’s condo (her kitchen makeover was one of my most favorites ever). Whose space are you most excited about?

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Interior Design Trend: Sputnik Pendants

Throughout our house, we’ve tried to bring a little modern and a lot of traditional together. It was important to us in our renovation to maintain the historical integrity of our house, but also not have it look as though an 80-year-old couple was living here.

Lately I’ve been obsessing over sputnik pendant lights. These are modeled after the 1950s Russian satellite, and are becoming more and more popular in a wide variety of home styles. They seem to add a dash of modern glam without taking away from an otherwise traditional space.

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