DIY Master Bedroom Make Over

  I have been working with a client, who with my help has been restyling her home, room by room since October 2014. A few months ago, we made it to the second floor and completed the master bedroom. I am sure you will agree that the transformation is amazing! Here is how the process works. […]

From Model Apartments To Home Staging And Back Again

  All the clients that I have worked with and the friends I have made over the last nine years know me as a home stager and an interior designer. What many may not know is that it is a second career for me. In fact, that is how the name Act Two Home Staging […]

A Dated Master Bedroom Is Transformed Into A Stylish Retreat

Sometimes clients need ideas for restyling a room and other times they have their own mental picture but don’t quite know how to make it come to life. That was the case with Yve Irish of Professional Organizing by Yve. Below Yve tells the story of her master bedroom makeover. “In September of 2012 I reached […]

2016 Year In Review – Top Home Staging And Interior Design Projects

  It’s that time of year again when I like to look back at accomplishments and projects and also look ahead to what the next year will bring. Here are some highlights from 2016. Home Staging Project – Artist Showcase My favorite home staging project of 2016 was this brand new builders spec home in Pittsford, NY.  […]

Decorate Your New Year’s Eve Table For Fun and Festivity

  Silly party hats, colored eyeglasses, and shiny beaded necklaces are a New Year’s tradition so it seems fitting to keep entertaining light hearted, even for a formal dinner. These plates with whimsical animal characters created by Kaaren Anderson of Solveig Studio were my inspiration. With all of the vibrant colors in the salad plates, I […]

6 Unique Ways To Decorate Your Holiday Gifts

  The saying goes “you can’t judge a book by its cover” and although that might apply in some cases, we also know that attractive packaging is very effective in marketing a product. Whatever the case, I have always felt that the wrapping on a present is part of the gift. If you agree, you […]

December 13, 2016|Holiday, Seasonal