Cozy Rustic Mod Family Room Pt. 1

I have another exciting project that I’m so excited to share with you.  I feel so proud with how this project turned out and I’m waiting on pins and needles for the final shots to be sent to me from my photographer.    Enter the Foust family; the nicest (and most patient!) family west of […]

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Inspiration from Chicago

This past weekend I had the amazing opportunity to check three things off of my 2017 goal list: 1) Attend a Design Conference 2) Visit a new US city 3) Take a BFF trip with my BFF.  When I realized that this year was coming to a quick close (yikes! that was fast!), and that […]

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Modern Boho Bedroom Reveal

GAHHHH! Nothing is more exciting to me then a good ‘ole before and after.  I’m so excited to share the final reveal of this master bedroom with you.  If you need a refresher, you can read a background on Darci and Brett’s project here.  It turned out to be the coziest and softest space ever. […]

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Modern Boho Master Bedroom Pt. 1

I got the opportunity to work with a lovely family on their master bedroom remodel.  Meet Darci and Brett. They live in a 1900 farmhouse close to downtown Oregon City.  It’s such a lovely home with a crazy awesome plot that it sits on.  They have two darling girls, a German Shepard puppy and an […]

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3 Facts You Should Know About Style

    The most common complaint that I hear from my clients is, “I know my style, but I don’t know how to pull it together.”  I follow that statement up with, “Well how do you define your style?” Most people respond to that question with a list of stores they like, which is a […]

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Make My Family Room Great!

It’s been a very busy summer over here at Emilia Decor and I’m excited to share with you the projects that I’ve been working on this summer.  I want to start by updating you on my D.C. design project that I was able to visit in June! My best friends from childhood, Lara and Adam, […]

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Who Made My Rug?

This is week is Fashion Revolution Week and the #whomademyclothes campaign.  This was started in response to the 2013 Rana Plaza Factory collapse in Bangladesh that killed 1,138 people.  I’m sure we all remember this.  This was a factory where many of our favorite “fast fashion” brands had their clothing made.  I remember hearing the […]

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Long Distance Designing…

I’m super excited about this post because I get to write about two absolutely fabulous people.  Meet Lara and Adam.  I feel as though this post is going to require a lot of strength to not just talk about the antidotes from our 20 year friendship, like weird massages from dreadlocked men in fake massage studios […]

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Brenda’s Master Bedroom

Design is empty without inspiration.  I personally think a designer’s job is to listen to clients and bring alive their inspiration in ways they may not have envisioned possible.  I think there is another element here that is not frequently touched on in the design world.  That is letting yourself, as the designer, be truly […]

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Update Your Kitchen

Ahh yes.  Your kitchen.  The heart of your home.  Or the bane of your existence?   The kitchen seems to be the place in the home that people fret over the most.  In my work I come across two types of kitchen regularly. The first being a kitchen built in the 90s that may have […]

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