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MAKE SPACE with Cara Newhart // Home Design + DIY

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conversations help you design a beautifully lived-in home // by Never Skip Brunch

conversations help you design a beautifully lived-in home // by Never Skip Brunch

Location:

United States

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conversations help you design a beautifully lived-in home // by Never Skip Brunch

Language:

English

Contact:

4056094148


Episodes

#041: moodboard magic — how to create a mood board to uplevel your diy room design

9/30/2020
In this episode, Cara is sharing all about mood boards and how to use them to create diy-designed spaces with a designer vibe. She shares her mood board process, favorite hacks and apps, plus a really cool challenge you can dive into and create a mood board for a space. Cara will choose her favorite space to win $500 to Home Depot! Follow along on instagram for details about how to enter! You can download this episode from Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, and Spotify – or listen to...

Duration:00:31:18

#40: get started diy-ing furniture & tips for building from plans vs. designing with katie freeman

9/2/2020
In this episode, Cara is chatting with furniture maker, content creator, and fellow podcaster Katie Freeman. Katie gives insight into her furniture design process, including how she finds inspo for her designs. She covers tips for getting started in your DIY journey using furniture flipping or restoration. You can download this episode from Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, and Spotify – or listen to it below! listen now .icon-3-1...

Duration:00:53:39

#039: #officegoals: creating a dedicated work space & work-from-home essentials with kachet jackson-henderson

8/19/2020
In this episode, Cara sits down with Kachet Jackson-Henderson to chat all about office spaces. Kachet's space is totally #officegoals and she's dishing on some of her tips for creating a designated space that reflects your personality and fuels your productivity. Tune in as we cover some bomb tips and tricks + her favorite work-from-home essentials You can download this episode from Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, and Spotify – or listen to it below! listen now .icon-3-1...

Duration:00:51:56

#038: breaking down the elements of a pin-worthy space + how to use pinterest to design your house

8/5/2020
In this episode, Cara breaks down the elements of a pin-worthy space and gives practical strategies for how to translate those gorgeous inspo photos into your actual house. She covers how to discover what you love about the inspo photos and some ways you can use that to inform your design decisions. You can download this episode from Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, and Spotify – or listen to it below! listen now .icon-3-1 img{height:50px;width:50px;opacity:1;-moz-box-shadow:0px...

Duration:00:48:50

#037: woodworking for newbies: getting started, project planning + small space tips with sam of diy huntress

4/29/2020
In this episode, Cara sits down with Sam of DIY Huntress to chat all things woodworking. Sam shares how she got started woodworking to create custom pieces to fit her small apartment. She shares some tips for the beginner woodworker including tool essentials and strategies for planning out a project. We also chat small spaces and some ways to make DIY happen if you don't have a huge dedicated garage space. You can download this episode from Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, and...

Duration:00:50:07

#036: easy interior design diys to do while you’re stuck at home [26+ project ideas]

4/22/2020
In this episode, Cara sits down solo behind the mic to give you 9 different categories of interior decor DIYs to get your creative juices flowing and give you some ideas for refreshing your space while we’re at home. This is not just 9 project ideas — there are literally hundreds of projects you could do within these categories, but hopefully something with pique your interest and motivate you to dive in and #DIYBIG You can download this episode from Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts,...

Duration:00:35:48

#035: plant styling & the art of bringing plants into your spaces with hilton carter

4/15/2020
In this episode, Cara sits down with Hilton Carter to talk all about styling plants in your spaces. From essential mindset shifts in plant care to techniques for curating and styling plants in your space, you'll leave thinking about houseplants in a whole new light — or at least reconsidering the lighting conditions some of your plants might be in. Hilton also shares all about his second book, Wild Interiors and what all went in to this gorgeous perspective on plant life in the homes of...

Duration:00:57:50

#034: 6 design strategies to rework your spaces while staying home + what this season can teach you about your home

4/8/2020
In this episode, Cara sits down solo behind the mic to share some strategies for reworking your spaces while staying home. All this time at home can be a good opportunity to more clearly see what's not working or functioning well in your spaces and rework things to better serve and support you in this season of change and uncertainty. Tune into these practical tips and share your best tips as a community on social so we can all help and support each other as we make our homes a haven. You...

Duration:00:22:56

#033: diy girl power: how to confidently dive into diy + power tool basics with joanie sprague

3/25/2020
In this episode, Cara sits down with Joanie Sprague to talk all about diving into DIY with confidence and some tips for getting started with power tools. Joanie also dishes some behind the scenes info from her time as a carpenter on Trading Spaces. You can download this episode from Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, and Spotify – or listen to it below! LISTEN NOW .icon-3-1 img{height:50px;width:50px;opacity:1;-moz-box-shadow:0px 0px 0px 0 ;-webkit-box-shadow:0px 0px 0px 0...

Duration:00:44:23

#032: going dark: everything you need to know about decorating with black — with jessie ecker

3/11/2020
In this episode, Cara sits down with her DIY Bestie, Jessie, as she shares her design advice for decorating with black. From her favorite paint colors, to tips for making black look chic and sophisticated in your space, Jessie dishes on her best tips and shares why black is her favorite color for home accents. You can download this episode from Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, and Spotify – or listen to it below! LISTEN NOW .icon-3-1...

Duration:00:30:20

#031: interior design 101 — how to design a room from start to finish

2/19/2020
In this episode, Cara covers the phases for designing a room from start to finish. This process will help guide you in designing rooms you truly love that support you and your lifestyle. She talks about how most people start with the wrong questions when they set out to design a room and gives you the right questions to ask to design your own spaces without the overwhelm and ensure they work for your life. You can download this episode from Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, and...

Duration:00:54:26

#030: the 5 blocks stopping you from being in love with your home

2/5/2020
In this episode, Cara shares 5 major blocks that might be holding you back from loving your home plus some advice for breaking through them. She covers topics like comparison, overwhelm, lack of clarity, and more in a fresh new light to help you reframe your mindset and change how you think about your home so you can make it a space you're truly in love with. You can download this episode from Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, and Spotify – or listen to it below! LISTEN NOW...

Duration:00:35:13

#029: thrifting your way to a home you love + redefining your dream home with charlotte smith

1/29/2020
In this episode, Cara sits down with Charlotte Smith to talk all about finding happiness in your home and why that might mean redefining the way you think about your dream home. Charlotte shares her thrifting tips and some strategies for how to transform found pieces into something that fits the style and story of your home. You can download this episode from Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, and Spotify – or listen to it below! LISTEN NOW .icon-3-1...

Duration:00:59:43

#028: part 02 — diy-ing your own natural cleaning products + staying on track with your routine with becky rapinchuk of clean mama

1/22/2020
In this episode, Cara sits down for PART II with homekeeping + natural cleaning expert and 3x author, Becky Rapinchuk for insight on making your own cleaning products, some amazing resources to stay on track with your cleaning routine, and some tips for a quick and impactful declutter session. Go back and tune into Part 1 if you missed it — Becky shares all about her story and her amazing cleaning approach including daily and weekly tasks that work for all kinds of personalities through all...

Duration:00:52:24

#027: part 01 — build a cleaning routine into your everyday life + learn what “clean” means for you with becky rapinchuk of clean mama

1/15/2020
In this episode, Cara sits down with homekeeping + natural cleaning expert and 3x author, Becky Rapinchuk for insight on how to gradually build a cleaning routine into your everyday life so it becomes an easy and essential habit. Becky shares all about her story and her amazing cleaning approach including daily and weekly tasks that work for all kinds of personalities through all seasons of life. She also dives into how to find your cleaning sweet spot and how learning what "clean" means for...

Duration:00:52:42

#026: how freshening up your spaces can improve your mental health

1/8/2020
Time to start fresh with a brand new year. In this episode, Cara dives in to what freshening up your spaces can do for your mental health and how to tackle improving your home intentionally. She also covers some practical advice for diving deeper than pin-worthy inspo photos and shares real life ways to create spaces that support your mental health and your happiness. Whether you're diving in and crushing your new years resolutions or slowly easing back into your routine, this episode will...

Duration:00:35:07

#025: home resolutions + intentional home ownership with tracy pendergast

1/1/2020
Do you have #HomeGoals for 2020? In this episode, Cara sits down with Home School'd Podcast Host Tracy Pendergast to chat all things home ownership + home resolutions for 2020. She talks about some of the logistics behind home ownership and some ways to make planning & home maintenance simple and manageable. You can download this episode from Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, and Spotify – or listen to it below! LISTEN NOW .icon-3-1...

Duration:00:48:56

#024: using fun colors confidently, must-know interior design rules & thrifting transformations with ashley wilson

12/18/2019
In this episode, Cara sits down with interior designer and blogger, Ashley Wilson to talk all about using fun colors confidently in your home and picking colors for your space. She also dishes on some interior design rules that can help you style your space — plus some thrifting tips for finding amazing pieces and transforming them into something unique for your space. Ashley also shares tips for sustainable living and some small changes and products to make it easy. You can download this...

Duration:00:53:47

#023: how to make your house a holiday haven + ways to keep porch pirates from stealing your presents

12/11/2019
In this episode, Cara sits down solo behind the mic to talk about practical tips to make your home a holiday haven, including things like a pre-holiday purge, why starting your new year's home resolutions now is the key to sticking with them, how to spruce up your bedroom to create a holiday oasis, and using your home decor to make memories + remember loved ones who aren't here. She also chats about funny things people have tried to dissuade porch pirates + some practical ways you can keep...

Duration:00:49:46

#022: kid’s spaces: creating playful playrooms + comfy kid’s rooms with “making it” star jo gick

12/4/2019
In this episode, Cara sits down with interior designer and Making It star, Jo Gick to chat kid's spaces. Jo shares some of her best tips for designing kid's rooms and playrooms for your little one including how to use color in a way that's not overwhelming, build a color palette, and tips for keeping your kid's rooms organized. She also shares some insights for the everyday mom when it comes to creating themed rooms that can change and grow with your little one. You can download this episode...

Duration:00:54:11