Posts Tagged ‘Decorating Den Interiors’

Trend Watch: All That Glitters Is Gold

Quick recap: I visited High Point, North Carolina in October with 100 of my fellow decorators and business owners from Decorating Den Interiors. We were the largest single buyer group at the Fall 2014 High Point Market and toured through 30+ trade-only supplier showrooms over two days. It was a whirlwind, but the long days […]

One Room Challenge Week 5

Remember back in week two of the One Room Challenge, when I joked about getting my master bedroom finished just in time to hibernate for the Ottawa winter? Well, I’m not the only one who’s been feeling the need to create a warm and cozy master retreat – between Mere’s great advice for reader Tracy’s […]

We’re {Almost} Famous!

Remember Mere’s awesome bathroom transformation? It caught the eye of a writer for and was featured in a roundup of 11 ways to make over your bathroom for $100 or less. Check it out – Mere’s stencil project is the second slide in the slideshow. Not to be outdone, I’ve also got some exciting news! […]

The One Where Sue Meets Bryan & Scott

Last weekend, I represented Newberry Sykes at BlogPodium, Canada’s premier conference for home, decor and lifestyle bloggers (if you’re wondering why Mere wasn’t with me, check out her Instagram feed for a clue…) I know most of you visit Newberry Sykes for decorating inspiration and not a recap of a blogging conference, but I feel […]

Homes We Love: Mini-Renovation, Mega Improvement

Today I’ve got a little before and after to share from one of my recent client projects. This kitchen had been completely renovated several years ago, but the homeowner called me in to help her change a few things that weren’t working for her. There was an awkward corner cabinet on the back wall, an […]

Friday Fun: Before & Afters

I don’t know about you, but some weeks I feel like Friday should be re-named “Fried”-day. As in, my brain is fried. This is one of them. It was a good, but busy, week and I’m ready for a little weekend fun starting NOW. I put together a bunch of before and after photos from […]

Friday Fun

Have I mentioned that I love Fridays? Everything seems lighter, brighter, and a little more relaxed on the last day of the work week, and all day long I look forward to our Friday family pizza party – and the accompanying glass(es) of wine, of course. After a fun morning of training today – I […]

Homes We Love: Dream Rooms

  I was clicking through all the photos on the Decorating Den Pinterest boards the other day, re-pinning all my favourite rooms from their annual Dream Room Contest. Every year, Decorating Den designers from all across North America submit their best work in the hopes of being chosen as Decorator of the Year or a […]

Chez Nous: Hi Ho, Hi Ho

  After I sent my kids off to their first day of school today, I did something I haven’t done in a while…I went to work. And I am so, so excited about my new job. I get to create beautiful interiors for a living! That’s right, I’ve just joined the extremely talented design team […]