Ask the Designer – Can I Afford a Designer?

Elizabeth Erin Designs How To

Question: I’m not sure if I can afford design help. What should my budget be? Elizabeth Erin Designs suggests landing on a budget for the entire project that allows some flexibility.  Regardless if you are wanting to re-design one room or you’re redesigning an entire kitchen, you will need a budget to handle all the sub-contractors and materials to complete …

Maxwell Fabrics Pair Perfectly With White Walls

Elizabeth Erin Designs Fresh Finds

We LOVE color!  When wall colors go white, fabrics go bold and bright!  You can see above, that the new Maxwell fabrics are anything but boring.  Custom pillows are a great way to spice up your bedding, a neutral sofa or a bench without redesigning your whole space.  Pillows transform a room, but finding new exciting patterns and fabrics that …

Busy Times Ahead!

Elizabeth Erin Designs Parties

Good afternoon, lovely people, it’s Jodi here! Crashing into September like Toren Wood! 2018 has been an exciting year for Elizabeth Erin Designs and for me, Jodi, personally.  We moved the office out of my house to a store front in April, had my twins graduate from High School at the end of May, hosted a ribbon cutting AND a …

Meet the Designer – Jodi

Elizabeth Erin Designs Fresh Finds

Who are you? What is your position at EED? Jodi Peterman, I am the owner Where do you pull inspiration from? Life and travels What is your signature style? Timeless and classic with a twist You’re a new addition to a crayon box, what color are you? Sunshine yellow! What traits did you have as a child that hinted at …

Decorating With Trays – The Universal Tool

Elizabeth Erin Designs Fresh Finds

When staging and decorating, it is very easy to stick to the same old things. We’ve found a couple different ways to spice up our projects, our stagings, and our own homes! Trays and bowls are some of the easiest pieces to accessorize with. Lately, we’ve gotten a little creative with how we use our trays, bowls, and even cutting …

Meet the Designer – Lexi

Jodi Peterman Fresh Finds

Who are you? What is your position at EED? Hi, my name is Lexi. I’m an interior designer and in charge of marketing here at EED. Where do you pull inspiration from? Pinterest and Instagram mostly. I lean more towards technology for my inspiration because it’s easy to send, edit, and communicate with. What is your signature style? As a …

EED’s Favorite Store Pieces

Jodi Peterman Fresh Finds

Having a store front and showroom is such a wonderful blessing. However, being surrounded by all of these beautiful pieces every day is a non-stop battle trying to resist the urge to buy one of everything! As designers surrounded by all these amazing pieces, you can imagine the inner turmoil we are in. So, we decided to play a fun …

Accessories with a Wide Range

Jodi Peterman New Ideas

Having a showroom has completely changed the way we do things here at EED. It’s so much easier to show our products with you and welcome all you shoppers into our space. Today on the blog, we wanted to show you a bit of our range we carry over here. We carry all kinds of furniture, artwork, and accessories with …

2018 Design Trends…Thus Far

Jodi Peterman Fresh Finds

Who else is in denial that 2018 is already half over? We cannot believe how fast this year has gone; but, we find that this is what we say every year. As we entered 2018, we kept a list of projected design trends so we could reflect back to see if we followed these trends and which trends were duds. …

Gallery Wall – With A Twist

Jodi Peterman Fresh Finds

Everyone loves a good gallery wall. It’s a great way to take up an oversized wall and add your personality to a space. We love a mix of personal pictures, framed artwork, and decor pieces. However, a simple gallery wall made entirely out of artwork is such a fun way to add a huge pop of color and tie all …