Bust Out of Boring

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

How much does it cost to decorate a house?

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5 Signs You Should Invest in an Interior Designer

December 9, 2015

With all the free design resources out there like Pinterest, Houzz, and design blogs, it’s easy to wonder why someone would invest in an interior designer. I mean, we’re not cheap. And it’s easy for anyone to go shopping and pick a couple of paint colors…

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An Eclectic Foyer Design

October 29, 2015

As a designer, owning a house is THE FUNNEST. I get to decorate my own space without fear of repercussions from a landlord! Or even worse, fear of the work required to paint everything back to beige before moving out (ugh.) Since moving to Waco, Texas in…

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My Favorite Interior Styling Secret

October 23, 2015

Every designer has their favorite interior styling secret when finishing a room – fresh flowers, candles, a decorative tray – and it’s these little details that make a room feel complete and make a photograph look stellar. Want to know what my favorite styling secret is? (Also,…

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My Eclectic Living Room Makeover – After

September 22, 2015

Drumroll please…my eclectic living room makeover is complete! Remember what this room looked like before? (Hint: PEACH.) Yeahhhhh. We’ve come a long way, baby. I’m psyched to show you around! To kick off my new YouTube channel, here’s a little video tour of the space: …

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My Texas Living Room Makeover – Before

September 9, 2015

We’re making major decorating progress on our new home, and it’s time to share my Texas living room makeover – or at least, the “before” photos. FYI – “before” photos are totally code for “set your expectations low, people”. So yeah. Do that. Since I haven’t shared the…

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