Before and After: A Cozy Sunroom Makeover

Decorating A Sunroom

With new furnishings and creative upcycling, bland and uninviting room gets a new look and feel with this cozy sunroom makeover. An example of Home Staging and Decorating Services for Emerald Isle, Swansboro and Jacksonville of NC by Lisa’s Creative Designs.

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Decorating A Boring Living Room By Adding Personality

Decorating A Boring Living Room

Decorating a boring living room can be easy with the addition of artwork and colorful accessories. This drab, boring living room was staged and brought back to life by Lisa’s Creative Designs of Swansboro, NC.

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Master Bedroom Makeover Update: A Vintage Cottage Style Patchwork Coverlet

Shabby Cottage Chic Coverlet

Created from a collection of vintage fabrics a vintage cottage style patchwork coverlet gives a bed a new, romantic shabby chic look.

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Simple Decorating: Adding Color To a Kitchen and Dining Room

Colorful Tablescape

A non-descript kitchen and dining room get ready to put on the market and impress potential buyers with new colorful accents. Home Staging By Lisa’s Creative Designs of Swansboro NC.

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A Master Bedroom Update: An Upcycled Home Office Nook

Shabby Chic Home Office Nook

Happy Monday Everyone, As you know, I have been working on my master bedroom for over two months now. It is slowly coming along nicely. Today I would like to share with you my “Upcycled Home Office Nook” that takes up a … Read The Full Post

Master Bedroom Update: DIY Board and Batten Wainscoting

diy board and batten wainscoting

Hello My Dear Blog Friends, Today I hope to inspire you to create your own DIY Board and Batten Wainscoting. My Master Bedroom Makeover is slowly but surely coming along nicely. I am happy to say that after weeks of working on … Read The Full Post

Decorating Inspiration…A Master Bedroom Mood Board

master bedroom makeover - Before (3)

Hello Blogland Friends, If you have been reading my blog for awhile then you may remember when I mentioned my bucket list for 2013. I plan on redesigning all three bedrooms on the second floor. Each room needs a complete overhaul … Read The Full Post

Organizing A Kitchen…A Quick and Easy Drawer Update

I don’t know about you, but keeping my home clean and well, organized is a challenge that sometimes feels like a losing battle. With two kids, a husband, two dogs, and rabbit in the house my  To Do list is always full. Some … Read The Full Post

A Creative Staircase Makeover…A Redesign How To Guide


Hi All, This week’s post has been a long time coming.  I began this project months ago and it progressed over time. It has been finished for quite some time too. I am ashamed to admit I have been sitting on … Read The Full Post

Updating Bathroom Cabinetry…Cottage Style

Updating Bathroom Cabinetry

An easy way of updating bathroom cabinetry with a little bit of cash, paint wallpaper and creativity. If you love Cottage Style you’ll love this DIY project.

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A Shabby to Chic Master Bathroom Makeover Reveal

shabby chic bathroom

Hi All, The past few days it has felt like fall here in eastern North Carolina. I have had the pleasure of having the windows open because the temps have been in the upper 70’s to low 80’s, dipping into … Read The Full Post

Staging To Live… Decorating A Colorful Beach Condo Part 2

Beachy Bedroom

A before and after tour of a colorful beach condo perfect for a relaxing weekend by the sea. Full of bright colors and whimsy this condo is cheerful.

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Staging To Live… Decorating A Colorful Beach Condo Part 1

Beachy Living room

Hi All, Well, March has finally arrived! I am sure many of you are ready to say Goodbye to winter and are beginning to dream about green grass, birds singing and flowers blooming. Even though we have had a very … Read The Full Post

Giving A Beach Inspired Bathroom Personality

beach mural

Hi Everyone, Today I wanted to stop in and share a recent design project with you. A few weeks ago a client contacted me with a dilemna. She was redoing her bathroom in a beach theme and wanted to do … Read The Full Post

Flea Market Style Design…New Cottage Chic Kitchen Chairs

Cotatge Kitchen Table and Chairs

A set of thrift store chairs get a romantic update perfect for a cottage style kitchen.

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Through The Years…The Evolution Of A Living Room

Living Room Makeover

Hi All, As you may remember we recently layed new laminate flooring in my living room a few weeks ago and were expecting new furniture to be delivered. Well, today I thought I’d share the finished room all put together … Read The Full Post

Making A New House A Home ~ Staging To Live

Country Living Room (4)

Hello Everyone, A couple of weeks ago I got a call from a very lovely lady who had just moved into the area and into a brand spanking new house. She was a little lost on decorating it with her existing furnishings … Read The Full Post