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This is all about discovering your vision, and then finding simple solutions to bring it to life. Because it's your house, not mine, and it should be exactly how you want it to be - no matter what your style is!
Between you and your designer.
Design should be personal.
I'm the listener.
The idea generator.
But what makes your design magical are the little tidbits of your life and your story that you share with me.
whatever it is
this is working together to figure it out,
Instead, you'll get a design that fits with your budget,
works with your skillset, and feels
That's just not how good design should work.
I'm not going to speed through your design to create run-of-the-mill plans, showing you only whatever pieces and parts make me the most commission.
This isn't just about getting it done.
I want you to stop feeling overwhelmed with that big home project, and instead feel confident, empowered, and ready to make it happen.
I'm going to listen to what you want, make sure you have everything you need, and then? I'll show you how to get it done, too.
key to happiness
how I relax
born + raised
And still do, sometimes. Yes, really!
It taught me that people want the same ease of living no matter how much they're spending and that a day on the water can cure just about anything.
It also explains why I have trouble with left and right - my brain still thinks in PORT and STARBOARD!
I used to design yachts full-time.
Married for twenty-three years this year (!!!), we met in Savannah during our time at SCAD.
Bri is the rock that keeps me grounded, the sounding board for all my crazy ideas and the reason I've seen Star Trek: The Motion Picture more than 10 times.
Husband. Bestie. Partner-in-crime.
I firmly believe Saturdays in the fall are meant only for viewing college football. And that every year can be a rebuilding year.
My Mother's family is deeply rooted in Nebraska. So yes, this IS me at age 3 in a formal portrait studio rocking my Huskers gear. Real fans know. And also probably have one of these same portraits.
Go Big Red!
Cliche? Yes. But also true. And I could never choose between coffee OR tea.
I mean, I came of age in the Northwest in the 90's. But also I love a cuppa.
In any case my collection of tea and coffee pots is getting out of hand.
I cannot function before caffeine.
That is, until I moved back out west in the middle of a serious snowstorm with below zero temps.
But what I'll truly miss about living in the south is getting to have Thanksgiving dinner out in the backyard. And a quick jaunt to the beach in February.
The secret is constant observation, and a reminders list in my phone.
People tell you exactly what they want, you just have to listen very carefully!
Gift Giving is my love language.
not about it
Timeless solutions, strong coffee,
helping you find
WORdS TO LIVE BY
— Frank Lloyd WRight
"You can use an eraser on the drafting board or a sledge hammer on the construction site."
always have a plan
Thoughtful and easy tips and trick to turn your house into a home that you love.
A personal email sharing what I've been into lately, sent almost once a month.
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