Design

Wondering How to Stage a Home With Pets? Some Extra Planning Pays Off, Says This Dog Trainer

By Joanna England / April 3, 2017 / 2 Comments

By William R. Nadeau Special Contributor As a professional dog trainer, I am often asked for pet advice for all sorts of doggie dilemmas. One question frequently comes up among clients who are selling their homes: “What do I do with my pets if my home has a showing?” Since moving to Dallas, in addition […]

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Want to be an Art Collector? It’s Not as Difficult as it Seems

By CandysDirt.com Contributor / March 28, 2017 / 1 Comment

By Robyn Siegel and Cindy Schwartz Special Contributors The museum gift shop posters and concert memorabilia are no longer as charming as they once were, and the hand-me-downs from your relatives, while so lovely, don’t reflect your taste, the style of your home, and the furniture and decor decisions. You think, “I will start to […]

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Weird, Wacky, and Wonderful: Round Top Antique Fair Offers Something For Everyone

By Lifestylist® Suzanne Felber / March 27, 2017 / 0 Comments

  One of the joys of living in an old printing factory is that you never run out of room or projects. When a friend mentioned that it was time for the Round Top Antique Fair this weekend, I decided it was time for this Lifestylist to get down to Round Top and see what […]

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Crowds Swarmed IBB Design Fine Furnishings Frisco Showroom For All Day Event

By Joanna England / March 13, 2017 / 0 Comments

The first-ever IBB Design Fine Furnishings “Day of Design” was a smashing success! With throngs of design fans and scads of vendors, IBB Design pulled off a successful event by any measure. The Frisco showroom hosted several presenters on Feb. 25 for the day-long design showcase, featuring IBB owner Shay Geyer, as well as several […]

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IBB Day of Design Features Shay Geyer on “Greenery”

By Joanna England / February 20, 2017 / 0 Comments

Many were perplexed when Pantone announced that the 2017 color of the year was “Greenery” — how on earth do you add such a bold, lively, and by all means bright shade to home decor? But for IBB Design Fine Furnishing’s Shay Geyer, it was a green light to inspiration. She’s found just the right […]

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IBB Design in Frisco Hosts Day of Workshops Feb. 25

By Joanna England / February 7, 2017 / 0 Comments

While we marvel at photos of gorgeous homes day in and day out, you’d be surprised at how design-challenged some of us on the CandysDirt.com staff are. And with how quickly new products and materials are coming on the market, playing catch-up is a tough game for anyone in the real estate profession. That’s why […]

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