Make it Personal!

Express Your Personality There is an important psychological comfort we gain by personalizing the space around us. Just a simple change can drastically alter how we feel about ourselves and how we approach life. All it takes is a few personal touches in just the right places. Studies show that we prefer and often crave…

Surf’s Up!

Bright & Beachy Guest Bedroom Makeover Remember those days when going to the beach for vacation made you all giddy and excited?! Who am I kidding – I still get that way today!!! There’s nothing more nostalgic than the smell of salty air, sand in your toes, and the sound of waves crashing on the…

Raise the Bar!

Creative Home Bar Ideas Perhaps we can thank Mad Men for the show’s influence on our modern cocktail culture. Regardless… home bars are on the rise! Can you Relate My parents, like their parents, kept their libations locked-up in a “liquor cabinet.”  As a kid, I always wondered why those beautifully shaped bottles with their…

The Tao of Tweaking

There’s nothing stopping us from making changes today that will result in a complete transformation of our spaces and our happiness! Tweaking is “the way” to happiness! I’m passionate, some say obsessed, with creating beautiful spaces for people! Tao The word Tao translates as “the Way,” “the Path,” or “the way the universe works.” This…

What Time’s Check-in?

Makeover inspired by local boutique hotel! Crisp linens, and a comfy, cozy bed. Hmm… that sounds like a good nights sleep! We all could use a “Stay-cation” now and then to rejuvenate – right? Wouldn’t it be nice if we all had a place we could “check-in” for the weekend and never leave our homes?…

Gravity IS Your Friend!

Attention all IKEA lovers! This blog is for you. I cannot stop laughing every time I see the new Ikea commercial. The new ad found on iSpot shows off one woman’s exceptional love of her bedding as fashion! She is sporting the IKEA BLÅRIPS King Duvet Cover Set like it’s going out of style! But…

Everyone Needs An Everything Space!

See how we transformed this former breezeway into a multi-functional space! Deciding how to make an awkward space functional can be hard. First, you need to consider how you want the space to function. Then there are colors, lighting, furniture, scale, and traffic flow, all of which can be confusing and overwhelming. Which is possibly…

What’s in your Tweak bag, Debbie?

  Every Tweak we do, I always make sure to bring the Tweak Bag. It’s my handy-dandy bag filled with things that might come in handy while Tweaking. Some Tweaks call for different things, but one thing is certain. The Tweak Bag always contains 3 key things. These three things are my finishing touches. 1.…