The Glamorous Life of a Decorator

The Glamourous Life of a Decorator | Satori Design for Living

I’ve been busy working on several design and decorating projects over the past few months, and thought it would be fun to give you a behind the scenes look at what my day-to-day is like within my business. I’m one of a small percentage of people who truly loves what she does, but I’m certain […]

Design Project Update {West Grove}

White Kitchen with Marble Backsplash Constuction

I want to express my deepest appreciation for all the love and support I received from you regarding our dog Reegan. The days are getting a little easier bit by bit, and I’m glad to finally be able to collect my thoughts. As mentioned last week, I’m currently involved in some amazing decorating and design […]

Tips for Moving Forward on a Decorating Project

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This week I met with a client who has wanted to redecorate her living room for over a year, but hasn’t been able to make any decisions to actually move forward with the project. As part of her new year’s resolution to finally be able to enjoy the space, she recognized a need for assistance, and […]

Client Bedroom Design for Small Space Living

Condo Bedroom Space Plan

I recently completed a bedroom design plan for a young couple living in the city. As often is the case with condos, this space was tight and had bulkheads, columns and heating vents running all over. Storage was also a major concern. After meeting with Tanja and seeing the space, I could see why she […]

One Room, Two Looks

E. Bonus Room web

Following the completion of a sunroom E-Design for one of my clients a month or so ago, I was asked to create a plan for the bonus room as well. Similar to many scenarios I see time and time again, Patty had purchased new furniture pieces and a few decorative accessories, but she didn’t feel […]

Client Sunroom Design

E. Sunroom Final

I recently completed an E-Design for a client who built a new home in the country. Let me start by saying that after looking at the gorgeous photos and specs of this home, it was definitely a project I wanted to take on. Patty contacted me a short time after she and her family moved […]

Case Study: Fall Inspired Family Room

Fall Inspired Family Room Design | Satori Design for Living

The Clients After meeting with my clients to discuss their family room and check out the room’s specifications, I knew this plan was going to require some careful consideration. The family had already ordered a sectional from Restoration Hardware (a big ticket item) and wanted to use the side board they inherited from a grandparent […]

Are You and Your Home Speaking the Same Language?

Antique White Bed Frame with Linen Bedding via Country Living

I have a confession to make. I don’t always practice what I preach. I am the biggest advocate for creating a home that nurtures your most contented self. In fact, my career involves helping people do this on a daily basis. In a sense I’m like the shoemaker. It’s not that my home is a […]

Case Study: Classic Living Room Design

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The Client After reviewing my e-design client’s detailed questionnaire, room photos and specifications, as well as getting to know her better via email, I knew this living room design needed to be classic, with a nod to nature. These are a few of the requirements she gave me: Basically a blank slate, with the exception […]