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I come across many designers and blogs. And although there are many great ones out there, this designer really blew my mind.

Ana Antunes lives in Portugal and has her own TV show. Sounds like a dream situation to me!

This is where clients come to meet with her to discuss their decorating dilemmas.

If I had an office this chic I would never leave!

This bedroom is simply yet so classy!

This combination of blues and mirror is so soothing.

Beautiful decor comes down to the fine details.

Mirrored ceiling!!!

I can’t even find one single aspect that I dislike about Ana’s styling. If I could put my design ideal into pictures, this would be it!

Now I am in the mood to hit the shops and do some crazy makeovers in my home!


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Sorry for the little lack of posts lately. I was on a mini vacay.

But I have big news.

I had been hiding this for a while now because I was waiting for it to become official, but I just had my first television segment on the Live Well Network and ABC 13 in Houston!!

I am pretty excited about getting a chance to chit chat about my design tips on the tube!!!

In my first piece I tell you how you can give your everyday items, new use.

Check out the story here.

I”ll definitely keep you all posted about any other upcoming stories.

For more tips and tricks email me at


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High fashion queen of the hollywood regency look, Kelly Wearstler is delving into the world of clothing and accessories.

It makes sense since the designer has made it onto Vogue’s best-dressed list.

Wearstler says her influence in interior design comes from fashion and jewelry and I must say this kitchen does look like a sparkling gem!

Kelly Wearstler

The key to her look is to buy unique pieces that aren’t all from the same shop. Wearstler says this will end up making your house boring.

She also says for added drama, paint the ceilings.

My question is How does she do it all and still look so fab? It’s a question that pops in my mind as the arrival of my own little bundle of joy gets closer and closer.

Wearstler says her priority number one is family. So she wakes up at 5:30am (eeeekkkkk) to workout, take her boys to school and then work in the afternoon and be home again by dinner with the family.

All while looking super glam!

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Being preggers, you end up trying to find an excuse to plop yourself on the sofa as much as possible. This weekend was no exception.

So I was able to catch a special about the making of the new HGTV magazine on the tube this Saturday.


Although I’m not a fan of every show and find some of the designs to be a little too big box store-ish, I was still intrigued. There have been some room reveals that have caught my attention.

So when this mag hits the newstands in early October I will probably pick it up out of sheer curiousity and hopefully will end up liking it! Will you be reading?

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This image gave me a chuckle. In my down time, I’m usually blogging, so I probably have fallen behind on some other house chores from time to time. Oppss!!

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My husband just accused me of being into fashion and girly. Hmmm I didn’t know these were bad things??

Ironically I got on the computer after his little comment and found Armonia Decors. Designer Emily Ruddo, seems to be all about fun and feminine too.

All these looks seem to have lots and lots of pink. Nothing wrong with that!

Pink is for big kids too you know. Would you go bold and add pink to your room?

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The thing I love about having a subscription to design mags is that they keep me up-to-date with great designers and give me inspiration for my own home.

When I was in Canada last time, I picked up the Style at Home special issue of 100+ Best Designer Secrets. And it seems like everytime I open this magazine I encounter something new.

This time it was Yanic Simard of the Toronto Interior Design Group. Not only is he easy on the eyes, so are his rooms.

He got my attention right away with this closet. Ah what a dream!!

I like the use of the neutral backdrop with pops of colourful chairs, pillows and flowers.

Yanic’s style is very classy and sophisticated. It reminds of Montreal, where he grew up. Wish I was there right now, wandering the cobble stone streets.

What do you think of this style???

In other news, I’m starting to feel better now, so I’m hoping to get back on board with all my various projects and I also have a really exciting announcement coming soon!

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