The Problem: What does it mean to “keep it original”? There is a movement happening. People are destroying everything in sight. Sledgehammers are reducing kitchens to a pile of rubble within minutes. I’m here to say “STOP.” Stop wasting money. Stop removing all the character from your homes. Reuse things! Get creative! Preserve history! This […]
When it comes to landscaping, if we superimposed the Bagua map over your yard, these are the areas to consider when planning your landscape design. These areas map to the compass directions of the Bagua, and this is exactly what we would do if we were planning an indoor design. With landscaping, we simply translate it […]
I hate to generalize, but from what I’ve seen, men love demolition. I’m here to say: put the sledgehammer down, gentlemen. Reuse those cabinets! I watch house flippers (and regular folks) tearing out all the old, solid wood, masterfully built kitchen cabinets, and replacing them with brand new, particle board, crap cabinets, and spending a […]
Chandeliers aren’t just for mansions and fancy restaurants. These DIY lighting ideas can showcase any style without breaking the bank.
1 | Cupcake Liners
2 | Old Globes
3 | Strips of Paper
4 | Plastic Bottle Bottoms
5 | Mini Lamp Shades [….]
I’m not really “anti-pastel”, but in Feng Shui, the bolder the color, the better the result. Whenever I go to my local paint store, I am dismayed by the wimpy colors that people are choosing — and how often they are obsessing over shades of white! Sometimes it bothers me so much I have to approach them and offer my services. I’m a firm believer in the idea that everyone should be surrounded by luscious, gorgeous, colors — for a myriad of reasons, including Feng Shui. Be bold. Be fearless. Go for it.