Staging : Less does not always mean More

Elizabeth Erin Designs Uncategorized

Staging is a delicate balance of bringing in enough furniture and accessories to see the function of the space, while not brining too much where it looks like someone is living there. Take our showroom, for example. When we first moved in we set up three vignettes : living room, a dining room, and a couple extra chairs. Now, at …

Jodi’s 2019 Year in Review

Elizabeth Erin Designs Seasonal, Travel, Uncategorized

Oh, 2019! What a year! 2019 has been the year of challenges and change for A LOT of people, but the light is at the end of the tunnel.   A beacon of shining hope is almost here;  2020, the year of perfect vision.  We all have two choices: blend in or stand out; and for better or worse, I  choose …

Tables for all Tastes : A Round-Up of our Favorite Dining Tables

Elizabeth Erin Designs Fresh Finds, Furniture, Holidays, Residential, Trending, Uncategorized

It’s the time of year where we are thinking about family gatherings, hosting events, and eating really yummy foods. Whether you’re the one going to a gathering, hosting an event, or just there to eat the yummy foods, I think we can all appreciate a good dining table. Dinging tables are places for good conversation, where some of the best …

Artful Gallery Wall

Jodi Peterman Uncategorized

The empty wall behind my sofa has been a long held debate in my head, trying to decide what would work out the best. I considered these three ideas: a picture wall, a single large piece of art, and even a gallery wall of multiple pieces (like you see all over Pinterest). However, none of them seemed to fit me …

Designed on a Dime!

Elizabeth Erin Designs Uncategorized

Boy, oh boy have these chairs been one heck of a transformation! I don’t even recognize them anymore, which is just the way I like them. Hehe. The chairs were original a designer piece that just became outdated over time. They were out at a garage sale but never sold. Everything at the end of the day was being donated, …

Let’s Chat : Command Centers

Elizabeth Erin Designs Residential, Tips and Tricks, Uncategorized

Are they a thing of the past, or are they still something homeowners want in their home? Command centers are definitely a convenient feature in a home, but not totally necessary if you’re the type of person who will always put your belongings in their home. Well, I’m here today to let you know that I am ABSOLUTELY not one …

An Office For A Fashionista #EEDKrusesToTheExpo

Elizabeth Erin Designs Uncategorized

  An office is never complete without a little inspiration and no other inspiration would be complete without nods to some of fashion’s best. A simplistic approach to color led to this office’s BIG punch of pattern. This approach may nod to a simplistic design; however, the execution of this room was far from simple. This bedroom turned fashion editor’s …

How To : Styling Open Shelves

Jodi Peterman Uncategorized

The more storage the merrier! I tend to have a knack for having a bunch of “stuff.” But to me it’s not junk. They are items that either are functional, like my books, or inspirational, like my quotes. Together, all the items represent just a little bit of me! For example, the gold boxes appear purely visual, but they are …