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MAKE SPACE with Cara Newhart // home design & diy

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empowering everyday women to design spaces they’re obsessed with & use power tools — without fear 💪 Tune in for conversations that dive deeper than pin-worthy rooms to tease out the essentials of creating a beautifully lived-in home. Cara will help you find your style, learn to tackle home design without intimidation, and unlock the confidence to transform your home. House Beautiful’s top 14 design podcasts to listen to and Apartment Therapy’s 7 Interior Design podcasts you should listen to

empowering everyday women to design spaces they’re obsessed with & use power tools — without fear 💪 Tune in for conversations that dive deeper than pin-worthy rooms to tease out the essentials of creating a beautifully lived-in home. Cara will help you find your style, learn to tackle home design without intimidation, and unlock the confidence to transform your home. House Beautiful’s top 14 design podcasts to listen to and Apartment Therapy’s 7 Interior Design podcasts you should listen to

Location:

United States

Description:

empowering everyday women to design spaces they’re obsessed with & use power tools — without fear 💪 Tune in for conversations that dive deeper than pin-worthy rooms to tease out the essentials of creating a beautifully lived-in home. Cara will help you find your style, learn to tackle home design without intimidation, and unlock the confidence to transform your home. House Beautiful’s top 14 design podcasts to listen to and Apartment Therapy’s 7 Interior Design podcasts you should listen to

Language:

English

Contact:

4056094148


Episodes

#053: How to Design Your Space to Serve You + Holistic Design Strategies with Carrie Leskowitz

10/13/2021
On the show today, I am sitting down with Carrie Leskowitz. Carrie is an interior designer who is focused on taking a very deep and holistic approach to home design. She just wrote a book called OM for the Home which is a holistic approach to interior design for your overall well being, body, mind, and spirit. We have an amazing conversation about how our homes should be more than just the place we live and some tips and tricks that can get you there. I am beyond excited to have Carrie on...

Duration:00:41:42

#052: Using Color Confidently in Your Space + PPG 2022 Color of the year with Amy Donato of PPG Paints

10/6/2021
Welcome to Make Space! On the show today, I am sitting down with a specialist over at PPG Paints and we are talking about all things paint and color. We dive into the color of the year: what it is this year, what it means, and how you can use it to inspire your spaces and try new things. We also talk about paint colors, how they curate them, how they make them, and all kinds of fun facts that will help you use color confidently in your space and give you a peek behind the scenes in how color...

Duration:00:39:15

#051: designing exciting spaces that feel like you with Mary Welch Fox Stasik from HGTV’s Breaking Bland

8/25/2021
In this episode, Cara sits down with Mary Welch Fox Stasik from HGTV's Breaking Bland to talk all about her journey into design and approach to creating bold and personal spaces for her clients. Mary Welch shares some practical tips for going bold in your spaces and dives into the windy path that led her to a career in interior design. She shares how her live experience helped shape her voice and refine her creative process as a designer. You can download this episode from Apple Podcasts,...

Duration:00:48:47

#050: thrifting magic + creating a cohesive home that expresses your style with anthony rodriguez of @136home

5/12/2021
In this episode, Cara sits down with Anthony Rodriquez from 136home to share tips for uncovering your personal style when it comes to your home and how to strategically thrift pieces to curate a home with a cohesive style. We dive deep into strategies for intentionally curating your space over time and how to source the right pieces to make your vision come to life. You can download this episode from Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, and Spotify – or listen to it below! listen now...

Duration:00:56:57

#049 — furniture strategies: trying trends + investing in staple pieces that aren’t boring [with tov founder + ceo chaya krinsky]

5/5/2021
In this episode, Cara sits down with TOV Founder + CEO Chaya Krinsky to chat furniture strategies. They cover everything from selecting furniture pieces, how to be bold with trying trends, furniture care, and a peak inside the furniture industry in terms of trends and design. Chaya also discusses her experience in taking a male dominated industry by storm and how she shows up powerfully when people underestimate her. You can download this episode from Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts,...

Duration:00:47:35

#048: furniture layout & space planning strategies, plus Tops Tips for Renting Furniture with Kate Sands of Honestly Kate

4/14/2021
In this episode, Cara sits down with Amazon Live Host + Influencer Katie Sands to chat about how fashion influencers her space's style as well as how and why she rents all her furniture. Cara also breaks down furniture planning basics and some pro strategies for space planning that you can use to create a home you're obsessed with. You can download this episode from Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, and Spotify – or listen to it below! listen now .icon-3-1...

Duration:00:51:33

#047: what’s next for modern farmhouse style, summer trends & judging FFC with senior editor of do it yourself mag. brian kramer

3/17/2021
In this episode, Cara sits down with the Editor of Better Homes & Garden's DO IT YOURSELF Magazine, Brian Kramer. They dive into what's next for Modern Farmhouse Style and some design strategies for keeping it fresh. Brian shares a peak into the summer issue of Do it Yourself magazine and a preview of some of the on-trend projects you'll find inside. They also chat Furniture Flip Challenge and what Brian and his team are looking for when judging pieces + some insider tips for making your...

Duration:00:52:44

#046: furniture flip challenge + furniture flipping tips with jessie & cara

3/10/2021
In this episode, Cara sits down with her diy bestie + Furniture Flip Challenge co-host, Jessie Ecker. They share some of their best tips for flipping furniture, strategies for infusing personality into your project and trying new diy techniques. They also chat about how to leverage DMs on social media to get expert advice from brands and some ways to avoid catching your project on fire. You can download this episode from Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, and Spotify – or listen to...

Duration:00:47:09

#045: trying out trends, current design strategies for the everyday girl + new diy video series with hunker editor eve epstein

3/3/2021
In this episode, Cara sits down with the Editor-in-Chief behind the top home & design site, Hunker — Eve Epstein. They dive into the nuances of 2021 design trends and how to adopt them in your spaces, design strategies for the everyday girl, how wellness and coziness are driving diy space design, and a little bit about Hunker's new diy video series launching this spring. You can download this episode from Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, and Spotify – or listen to it below! listen...

Duration:00:49:24

#044: picking paint colors + understanding undertones with color expert maria killam

2/24/2021
In this episode, Cara has a conversation with internationally sought-after color expert Maria Killam to uncover pro strategies for picking paint colors for your spaces and dive deep into understanding undertones. This conversation will help you learn why you're probably picking paint colors all wrong, the biggest way to get color right, how to use color to stay on-trend while creating a timeless space, and the go-to inspo piece you need to guide your room design. You can download this...

Duration:00:45:40

#043: design strategies + incorporating luxury home decor on a budget [with kate lester]

2/10/2021
In this episode, Cara is chatting with luxury designer, Kate Lester, who has designed for clients who are professional athletes, entertainment industry insiders, and the Hollywood elite. Kate is the queen of live-able luxury and offers tips for telling your story in your space vs chasing trends, incorporating luxury home decor on a budget, and some amazing design strategies for creating your space thoughtfully. You can download this episode from Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Stitcher, and...

Duration:00:46:54

#042: facing fear and pushing past failure in diy & design

1/20/2021
In this episode, Cara is sharing all about getting the courage to dive into diy projects when you're feeling scared or afraid of failure. She shares how to reframe failure, push past the fear, and how to approach diy so that you have a sure path to success in creating projects and a home you love. 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...

Duration:00:25:57

#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