Lively Living Room

Jodi Peterman Fresh Finds, Fun Rooms, Furniture, New Ideas, Residential, Tips and Tricks, Trending, Uncategorized

Hello everyone! I think after last weekend’s, we all are definitely ready for some spring-like weather! I’m all about some snow, but once it get’s dumped all over like a dump truck out of control, I’m out – send me to Arizona or Texas, somewhere where I can stay warm! In efforts to bring some “spring” to your life today, …

Teal Lover’s Paradise – Virtual Design Reveal

Jodi Peterman DIY's, Fresh Finds, Residential

I cannot describe to you how excited I am to reveal this gorgeous living room! This client was such a dream to work with and already had such wonderful taste that designing the final touches was such easy process. As you may already be able to tell, this client is a big blue lover! With the use of neutrals throughout …

Design Trends for Fall 2016

Jodi Peterman Trending

As fall is coming into place, we are spending more time indoors and noticing all those little things that are driving us crazy about the interior of our homes, myself included.  At Elizabeth Erin Designs we have see an influx of clients contacting us for design assistance for their remodels in the Des Moines Metro area.  So what exactly are …

Best Organizational Tools

Jodi Peterman New Ideas, Tips and Tricks

We live in the age of the workaholics. Our jobs become our number one priority, meaning that we tend to neglect some other aspects. Like our home. Which a perfect time for an Interior Designer to step in and help get your home organized. Here are some great “tools” to use around your home.   Command centers are becoming a …

Key Ways to Make Your Small Spacious

Jodi Peterman How To, Tips and Tricks

The truth of the fact is that we all do not have the money to buy our dream million dollar home. But do not let that get you down! There are PLENTY of greatly designed small spaces! However, the key is to know the tricks to making them feel larger than what they actually are. Check out some clever ways …

How to Incorporate Barn Doors

Jodi Peterman How To

Barn doors are a huge trend right now in Interior Design! It does not matter where they are located! Barn doors give a feature to a passageway that it did not have before. Whether you are trying to increase the look of a space or the functionality, barn doors could be the answer for you. Just look at some of …

Living Room Ideas: Before and After

Elizabeth Erin Designs Uncategorized

Hello everyone and welcome back to our blog! Today we are going to look at some before and after pictures of living rooms that we found and will talk about the great ideas they had and how to do all kinds of changes to your living space! Lets take a look at this first living room, the before and afters …

Top Trends in Window Treatments

Elizabeth Erin Designs Uncategorized

Welcome back to our blog! This week we are going go over what is trending in window treatments right now, and I am going to share ten of those trends with you that we feel are great picks! To start off our top ten, the natural woven shades bamboo and matchstick are  becoming very popular. They are said to let …

Unique Garage Designs

Elizabeth Erin Designs Uncategorized

Welcome back, this week we are taking a look into ideas on how you can change up your garage! Whether it’s just to organize it better, make it the ultimate man cave, and add an additional room to your house, or a fun space for the kids to hang out. We have found it all and are excited to show …