A Sweet Simple Nursery

Jodi Peterman Before & After

Our virtual design service has always been rooted in the concept of getting a beautifully designed space for a great price. This project has been a pillar of that concept! This client had baby number three on the way and wanted to repurposed the nursery but not go crazy on buying all new furniture. With a little elbow grease, their …

Home Staging vs. RealEstate Design

Jodi Peterman Before & After, Uncategorized

What is Home Staging? Home Staging is the process of preparing a home for sale by decluttering, neutralizing, making repairs, and/or updating areas where it makes sense. It works for occupied or vacant properties, for all size properties, and any price point, no matter the market. Elizabeth Erin Designs has been in business for over 14 years on the East …

Old Items Get a Fresh New Face

Jodi Peterman Before & After, DIY's

We had so much fun seeing everyone’s great finds on August 13th for National Garage Sale Day that we felt inspired to show some more fun ideas. We start off small, with some easy at home DIY’s. However, towards the end they get a little tougher, and we suggest only doing them if you are an experienced DIY-er, or have …

Reupholstering with Riana at Repinned

Jodi Peterman Before & After, How To

There are some things that never go out of style, like the “little black dress”. The same can be said about the Wing Back Chairs in interior design. This style of chair can be masculine in leather for the rustic male or feminine in floral or gender neutral in fabulous geometric. For many of use we inherit furniture from a …

Custom built-ins

Elizabeth Erin Designs Before & After, How To

Built-ins are a great way to create more space within a home and give it a custom look! They take the trouble out of storage issues and when choosing a custom design you can make them fit whatever you need, wherever you need! At Elizabeth Erin Designs we work with you and the builder of the built-ins to put together …

Painting Brick

Elizabeth Erin Designs Before & After, How To, Painting

Houzz gives some advice for those considering painting brick! Sometimes brick looks beautiful — and sometimes it’s an eyesore. Depending on the style of your home, a brick fireplace or wall may detract from your ideal ambience. Although painting the brick in your home has been touted as an easy DIY fix, it has its downsides. Be careful before whipping …

New Drawer Organization System!

Elizabeth Erin Designs Before & After, Fresh Finds

SieMatic’s new sliding drawer system Luxury German kitchen brand SieMatic have introduced a new and improved kitchen drawer organization system to their portfolio that combines functionality and sleek lines. SieMatic’s new accessories system boasts unusual material combinations, clearer visual lines, and a more sensual feel. Introduced in September of this year, the launch includes a new sliding drawer system and a line of exclusive and …

The Storm

Elizabeth Erin Designs Before & After

This is a photo I received in a text from my neighbor of my roof during the storm last month that affected much of Grimes and the surrounding areas.  I was just a little more than shocked to get this photo, considering my house is less then five years old. I was even more shocked when I returned home to …

Staging Spaces with Odd Shapes and Multiple Functions!

Elizabeth Erin Designs Before & After

At Elizabeth Erin Designs we have many clients each with their own particular and varied reasons for needing our assistance. In a recent staging we needed to make sense of an abnormally shaped room, and make a room function as well as serve a path between other rooms. It was a fun challenge and turned out beautifully.   After picture …