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Decorating tips and advice to help you create a beautiful home. Listening is like hiring a decorator, but it is free! Free and fun ~ lots of laughs mixed in with practical, useful & stylish decorating advice. Pull up a chair and join us!

Decorating tips and advice to help you create a beautiful home. Listening is like hiring a decorator, but it is free! Free and fun ~ lots of laughs mixed in with practical, useful & stylish decorating advice. Pull up a chair and join us!

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United States

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Decorating tips and advice to help you create a beautiful home. Listening is like hiring a decorator, but it is free! Free and fun ~ lots of laughs mixed in with practical, useful & stylish decorating advice. Pull up a chair and join us!

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English

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Episodes

Christmas Capsule Decor - easy & beautiful

11/30/2022
Christmas decorating does not have to be an endurance test. If you are thinking about freeing yourself from the bin, this is the episode for you! Learn the holiday decor hot spots that you can focus on to great impact without all the effort. Less is MORE at Christmas time when your decor is elegant & considered. We go room to room & give you specific ideas on how to create a beautiful statement for the holidays. There are soooo many easy, elegant & lovely ideas in this episode - listen in!...

Duration:00:41:47

How to Decorate for Christmas this Year

11/23/2022
It's the most wonderful time of the year, and we're here to get you ready!!! If you are looking for Christmas decorating ideas, then take a listen. And we've got all of the links for you in the shownotes, so your shopping will be super easy. Here are our picks for our favorite Christmas decor this year. We participate in the affiliate program with Amazon and other retailers. We may receive a small fee for qualified purchases at no extra cost to you. 12 days of Christmas dessert plates by...

Duration:00:39:28

Is Gray Still Relevant ?

11/16/2022
Did you paint your walls gray? Are you thinking of painting over the gray? Take a listen before you pick up your paint brush. The cool grays are out We love these gray wall paints Benjamin Moore paints Owl Gray Stonington Gray Edgecomb Gray Rockport Gray Silver Chain Kendall Charcoal Anita's very favorite gray paint is Sherwin Williams Agreeable Gray Another Sherwin Williams paint we like is Repose Gray We participate in the affiliate program with Amazon and other retailers. We may receive a...

Duration:00:32:45

Stylish Living Room Ideas to Try NOW!

11/3/2022
Making your living room work for you in a stylish way is what we are talking about today. This is where many families hang out and entertain friends and family. It's the room that typically gets the most use. Even if you call it a family room, let's get this room working for you in a way that looks fantastic! We participate in the affiliate program with Amazon and other retailers. We may receive a small fee for qualified purchases at no extra cost to you. Anita found this gorgeous blue and...

Duration:00:44:24

How to Add Luxury to Your Home for Less

11/2/2022
Luxury can be affordable, if you know where to look. These luxury details can really make your home feel special, and why not go for it, since these ideas fit with a lot of budgets. Here are a few specific ideas. Linen tea towel HERE (https://magiclinen.com/linen-tea-towel) Monogram napkins HERE (https://www.etsy.com/listing/723505964/monogrammed-linen-hemstitch-cotton) Silk pillowcase HERE (https://www.fishersfinery.com/products/silk-pillowcases-19momme-silk-pillowcase) We participate in...

Duration:00:50:27

Cozy FALL Decorating Ideas

10/26/2022
Finally!!!! It's time! It's everyone's favorite time of year! Get our your pumpkin spice drink and join us on the porch, while we chat about our favorite Fall tips and tricks. I am so ready to savor the season. See Anita's velvet pumpkins HERE (https://cedarhillfarmhouse.com/velvet-pumpkins-for-fall-decor/) We got our velvet pumpkins HERE (https://www.lovefeastshop.com/) DTT defines Bijou. We participate in the affiliate program with Amazon and other retailers. We may receive a small fee for...

Duration:00:31:20

Learn to LOVE Your Home

10/19/2022
It's your house, we want you to love it. So if you aren't loving it, we're here to help you get back in that Honeymoon phase. It's helpful to get the right mindset and we're also talking about how to give your home a refresh too. Pillows and paint can go a long way to transform your home! DTT defines Portiere We participate in the affiliate program with Amazon and other retailers. We may receive a small fee for qualified purchases at no extra cost to you. Anita's crush is the Merlin Bird...

Duration:00:38:24

Style YOUR Home Like A Designer

10/12/2022
Get the designer look without hiring one! We're covering the secrets that most designers know and use every day! Here are a few of our tips we mentioned in this episode. Use vintage to get a unique look! You don't want your house to look like everyone else's house. Use color with caution! Add luxury to every room Layer details in the room Add a bit of black to your room DTT DEFINES davenport, sofa and Anita's crush is Bettie Bearden Pardee's home tour on Youtube HERE...

Duration:00:38:14

Fall Finds Under $50

10/5/2022
Are you smelling the pumpkin spice in the air? We love fall decor and we know you do too! Let's dive into some fabulous fall decor finds that we just found. They are all under $50 too! We might have made some purchases while working on this episode. We participate in the affiliate program with Amazon and other retailers. We may receive a small fee for qualified purchases at no extra cost to you. Fall plaid throw blanket HERE (https://amzn.to/3bN6S2O) Felted acorns, set of 24 HERE...

Get RID of It - We help you Purge the Bad & Keep the Goods!

9/28/2022
Your stuff should serve YOU, not the other way around. Today we urge you to take action along with us and get rid of the stuff not serving you. Grab a bag or a box and turn us up! Today we help free you from the stuff bogging you down. This episode is not only action based, it is pretty funny too. Let's get it done & have a few laughs too. We participate in the affiliate program with Amazon and other retailers. We may receive a small fee for qualified purchases at no extra cost to you....

Duration:00:50:56

Affordable Interior Design - an interview & sooo many tips!

9/21/2022
We're interviewing Betsy from Affordable Interior Design podcast today. She's got loads of tips that she's sharing with us today. Her first tip is that even though prices have gone sky-high, textiles are still affordable. Another terrific tip from Betsy is the product Rub & Buff. Listen to learn what it does and pick up a tube HERE (https://amzn.to/3qWMXm4). You can find Betsy HERE (https://www.affordableinteriordesign.com/) Listen to Betsy's podcast HERE...

Duration:00:45:38

Tips from a London Townhouse

9/14/2022
Today we are doing something different. We're highlighting a gorgeous London townhouse full of ideas you can use in your home. It's full of great ideas for color and pattern to liven up your home. You don't have to see photos of the townhouse to get the ides, but it's a great idea to check it out to get the full benefit of the episode. Find it HERE (https://www.houseandgarden.co.uk/gallery/alice-palmer-house?uID=86aecfa57a9754bc0c9937d25be5018041424a9e0bbb83db0a9df1dbb9d9ba31) This home is...

Duration:00:29:43

What We'd Talk YOU Out Of - best of series

9/7/2022
If we were working with you, we would suggest you not do some of these things. Often when we work with clients, we suggest they save their money when it comes to some changes. Let us explain. Some things we suggest people avoid are media rooms and gallery walls. Our magazine episode is HERE (https://www.decoratingtipsandtricks.com/374) Hot Topic With their states reopened, summer showhouses move ahead...

Duration:00:32:37

How to Find Your Decorating Style - best of series

8/31/2022
We want you to create or hone your own signature style! Do you already have a signature style! Let's talk about refining it. Don't have one yet? Let's talk about getting started. It's all about creativity, expressing your personality and having fun. It's fine to copy things you like, but try to add your own spin on it, to make it your own. Check out Anita's signature style in her Instagram feed HERE (https://www.instagram.com/cedarhillfarmhouse/) Check out Kelly's signature style in her...

Duration:00:34:38

Your Signature Color Palette - best of series

8/24/2022
We've talked about creating your own signature style HERE (https://www.decoratingtipsandtricks.com/328) But you know what's just as important? We think it's developing your own signature color palette. It's important to decide what colors you want to use. Limiting these colors to your signature ones, will help your home to feel cohesive. It helps when you want to move things from one room to another, and it makes it easier when you are shopping for decor. Try to stick to 3-5 colors for your...

Duration:00:39:47

The "B" Word - BUDGET! Beautiful on a Budget - best of series

8/17/2022
We all have a budget, and it's so hard to stick to it. Today we're talking about how to not blow your budget, and we've got some of our favorite tips to share. Staying on budget means that you need to think about the long haul, and not about instant gratification. Sometimes you have to wait for that special thing. Don't fall into the trap of buying filler pieces that you don't don't really like. It's okay to have empty spaces in your home. Be sure you know what items cost, then you'll know...

Duration:00:28:38

Avoid These Decorating Mistakes ! - best of series

8/10/2022
Decorating Mistakes - learn to spot, avoid & fix them. From furniture placement to color, flow and much more. We cover so much today - take notes, look around your house. Are you making any of these mistakes? Don't fret if you are most are an easy fix & we tell you how! We cover so much in this epsiode - from making a plan for decorating to nitty gritty details. Anita is loving a pillow that Kelly shared from the recent Amazon Deals episode. Buy we knew she would love it! See the toile...

Duration:00:43:14

Must Know Designer Tips - best of series

8/3/2022
Today we are sharing our best must know decorating tips! These are the best of the best tips to make your home beautiful, comfortable & happy. Some of our BEST MUST KNOW TIPS are: Consider the big picture before you start decorating Take a photo of the room before you start. It will reveal truths your eyes might be ignoring. Remember Function trumps style Go bold in small spaces Use unmatched chairs at the table Keep key dimensions on your phone so you have them with you when shopping Use a...

Duration:00:51:52

Complementary Colors - Do Opposites Attract?

7/27/2022
We have something complementary for you today ... a lesson in COMPLEMENTARY colors and how to use them to your advantage in your decorating. Blue - Orange Yellow - Purple Green - Red Yup, those are the 'complementary' colors, but are they or are they not. Science says they are and we explain how you can use them in your home to great effect. Plus we ring in on things like the Howard Johnson's logo and what to do with your kids when you want to DIY... all in this one episode. Tune in for all...

Duration:00:26:04

Update Your Bathroom Under $100

7/20/2022
It's so easy to update your bathroom without breaking your budget. There are so many things you can do for under $100, and we've got a long list of things you can do. We participate in the affiliate program with Amazon and other retailers. We may receive a small fee for qualified purchases at no extra cost to you. Rectangular mirror with gold frame HERE (https://amzn.to/3uGZEU0) Round mirror black frame HERE (https://amzn.to/3RzBvsr) Frameless pivoting mirror in chrome HERE...

Duration:00:38:20