Currently Trending : Quarantine Kitchen Trends That Wow

Elizabeth Erin Designs Fresh Finds, Trending

Since this great quarantine has started, many people are spending a lot of time in the kitchen and figuring out what they want in their space. Sully Weissman, of Thermador, gave us the run down of what people are wanting in their kitchens, and what designers can do to help. Bold colors are IN! Muted pink, deep emerald green, and …

Open For Business

Elizabeth Erin Designs Fresh Finds

Choose To Be Like Water Deciding to re-open Elizabeth Erin Designs, surviving in an unstable world, has provoked a lot of thought.  It has forced us to look at every facet of the way we conduct busies and focus on the two things we know about crises.  You can choose to be rigid like wood or you can choose to …

Paint Like A Pro While Social Distancing

Elizabeth Erin Designs How To

While you’re stuck at home being the responsible citizen you are, you might as well use your time “off” to your benefit. There’s no better time than to refresh your home with new paint! Place your orders online or on the phone and with a quick pick up, you’ll be ready to tackle any space in your home. Here are …

EED’s Current Design Favorites

Elizabeth Erin Designs Fresh Finds

In our design world, we are surrounded by new product launches and travel opportunities to see vendor lines first hand. We get to see a lot of pieces and our tastes are constantly adapting. Since we get to see so many different products, we thought we would share some of our current favorites with all of you. E.Lawrence Ltd.’s Decorative …

This Powder Room is a MOOD #EEDKrusesToTheExpo

Elizabeth Erin Designs Lighting, Residential

An area of the home with SO SO much potential, but hardly tapped into – the powder room. The powder room of a home has the ability to make a statement in a big way. It’s so easy to pull one of the elements of your home that you adore and maximize its influence in a small room, like the …

Progression to the Expo #EEDKrusesToTheExpo

Elizabeth Erin Designs Before & After

It’s been a long road getting this beauty ready for show. We started working with Kruse Development in fall of 2018 planning and designing this house. With this show, many decisions and selections are kept on the down low to keep it a surprise for the public and for the judging. Keeping a secret for almost a year, on a …

EED’s Top Tips to Winterize Your Home

Elizabeth Erin Designs Tips and Tricks

Winter is slowly creeping in on us! Back in October when it snowed for a day, I think it put everyone into shock!! No one was ready for that wintery surprise! It’s like Iowa completely forgot that we’re supposed to have a season between summer and winter called fall. Oh well, that’s what we should expect Mother Nature to do …

Flourishing in Florence

Elizabeth Erin Designs Travel

On to Florence, the city of endless walking, architecture, art, cuisine and inspiration.  Anytime I leave for another country I try and learn some phrases and or important words in the native language.  I find this goes a long way to show respect to the people of the country we are visiting.  Unfortunately my schedule was not as cooperative, but …

How To Make The Most of a Small Family Room

Elizabeth Erin Designs How To

One of the most used rooms in a home is the family room. It is where you unwind at the end of the day, where the family gets together, and the room that really gets used as a multi-purpose room! These reasons are why, if you’re perfect house came with the downside of a smaller family room, you may need …

Verbal Home Staging Consultations Explained

Elizabeth Erin Designs Residential

One of the many services we offer at Elizabeth Erin Designs for Home Stagings are verbal consultations. These appointments are designed for homeowners who plan to live in the property while it is on the market, and is commonly referred to as an Occupied Home Staging Consultation. It is a budget friendly option for clients who want to stage their …