Posts tagged decorating

Brighten your interior décor fast

   January 14, 2014 6:20 am    0

We have a white couch — one of the most impractical purchases we ever made, but it has brightened our living room for almost 10 years. We got it at a going out of business sale. Cheap. And you can’t put a price on something that brightens your life. It shines in our living room…

 

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House Lady shares wine rooms and more

   December 21, 2013 5:17 am    0

In the final countdown to Christmas, this week’s House to Home includes tons of holiday gift and decorating ideas. Plus, I visited a growing trend in homes — wine decor that’s attracting a lot of attention. I’ve seen more wine rooms, wine coolers and wine novelties in the past few years than I ever imagined. It’s a…

 

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House Lady shares favorite stories of 2013

   December 7, 2013 5:38 am    0

House to Home takes a look at some favorite stories from 2013. A lot of the developments I have written about when they were brand spanking new are 10 or 20 years old, and that really stings. At any rate, I have seen some wonderful houses this past year. To see all my faves, click here….

 

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House lady lights up for the holidays

   November 30, 2013 6:41 am    0

I was off a few days this week, but here’s one of my accomplishments — the tree at left. Yay! We plugged it in, and it worked. I can’t say that for the little tree in the family room, but one down and one to go. And I still have some decorating to do on…

 

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House Lady visits Union Square town home

   November 23, 2013 10:21 am    0

This week, House to Home visits with Deanne Bardo, proud owner of a Union Square town home at 12th and Peach streets. She and her husband and family sold their Fairview home to move to downtown Erie. Read my entire article here. We could see plenty of activity in that area. Thanks to Deanne for sharing! This week,…

 

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House Lady uncovers unique homes

   August 10, 2013 6:31 am    0

House to Home shares a $155,000 beauty this week and takes note of more than 85 luxury homes in the region priced from $400,000 to more than $3.5 million. Read my column Homes stand out in region.  Check out all our articles this week: » Self-taught gardener shares tips, secrets Sue Scholz visits a beautiful Belle Valley home and garden. » Take…

 

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House Lady — tour some history, hire an artist

   March 23, 2013 8:09 am    0

Always wanted to tour the homes on Millionaire’s Row? Now’s your chance.  Take a peek at residences and churches on the tour this week in House to Home. Then buy your $10 ticket for the April 25 tour. It sells out every year. The Watson-Curtze mansion, at left, is on the tour. Read the full story here….

 

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Fashion Friday — No ho-ho-ho before its time at Nordstrom

   November 9, 2012 6:43 am    0

You gotta love “the one holiday at a time” philosophy at Nordstrom. The company’s Facebook page lit up again with delighted fans this year when Nordstrom announced that it will continue the practice of celebrating Thanksgiving and then Christmas. Nordstrom promises no Christmas decorations until after Thanksgiving. I kind of liked hearing holiday music this…

 

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The house lady — terrific remodeling ideas in House to Home

   December 3, 2011 6:08 am    0

Is this an awesome bath? Homeowners gutted two tiny rooms to make it work, and the entire story is in House to Home today.  In another story, a couple builds a house that needs no furnace. It’s the passive house trend, and it’s not new, but it is different.  And if you’ve seen old houses…

 

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