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a blog by lesley myrick | create a kickass home you love

How to Become an Interior Designer

January 19, 2021

Curious about how to become an interior designer? I coach a lot of kickass women who are coming to design as a second career and help them launch their businesses. While I went the traditional route and got a degree in interior design, you don’t…

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Why 3D Renderings Are Changing My Interior Design Business

January 12, 2021

I started making an awesome shift in my business at the end of last year – incorporating 3D renderings into my design projects. While 3D renderings and digital walkthroughs have become common on interior design reality shows like Fixer Upper, they haven’t always been accessible…

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How to Refresh Your Home for the New Year

January 5, 2021

I don’t know about you, but I love the fresh start of a new year. I know it’s made up – it’s silly, because January is really no different than December was – but there’s something fun and refreshing about the calendar turning over. After…

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How to Create a Cozy Home for the Holidays

December 8, 2020

This might surprise you, but I’d rather be poked in the eye with a hot stick than decorate for Christmas. It is SO not my thing! But, what I do love during the holiday season is creating a home that feels festive, colorful, and cozy.…

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How High to Hang Art

December 1, 2020

I see this interior design faux pas in homes all the time – artwork that’s hanging waaaay too high. Why is that a problem, you ask? Well, what happens is that the art becomes completely disconnected from the room around and it with the furniture…

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