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Tips for Furniture Shopping from a Pro

Avoid returns and reduce design mistakes with these simple tips for shopping vintage and new home furnishings.  You can thank me later!

One-of-a-kind vintage pieces - we promise your neighbor won’t have anything like these!

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Style Your Coffee Table Like a Pro

If you have been following me for a while you’ve seen many different variations of my coffee tabletop. I change it for the season, a new floral arrangement, a vintage find or because my eyes need to see something new! Well, if you need help styling your coffee table like a moi, you can hire me - or get my downloadable Coffee Table Styling Guide here.




Markets 101

It’s market season - so whether you are doing a pop-up shop, flea market or booth set-up, presentation is KEY. Our tool kit helps you think outside the box to create a unique attention grabbing booth design. Perfect for first timers!  Download here.





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Making a Statement with a Single Lamp

Ditched the notion that a single lamp is unworthy and see how to incorporate them into your home. 



How to Get a Well-Traveled Look in Your Home

Find out my three "musts" when creating a well-traveled look in my article for Charlotte Home & Garden.


Chairish Styleboard Challenge 

When Chairish (online marketplace for vintage and used furniture) asked me to designed a room using their products, I just couldn't resist. 


My Stylish Place : Perfectly Edited

Check out my interview for Carolina Style and meet  Charlottean April Carlisle, in her family room where she has designed a carefully edited space that is eclectic personified.


Is Your Guest Room Missing These 7 Essential Features?

Be the best host with these essential furnishing tips.


Before & After: Updating Inherited Pieces

Pieces with history are always more special, and with a little research you can update family heirlooms and mix them into new and modern interiors. 


Interview with Nikhi Chu

If you are not familiar with Interior Designer Nikki Chu you should be.  You probably have her pieces in your home right now and don't even know it.  It was my pleasure  to interview her for Four Magazine and learn more about how she is taking the retail industry by storm.


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Interview Emily Henderson 

I had the pleasure of interviewing Emily Henderson from HGTVs design star for Four Magazine.  While I'd love to tell you the magazine flew me to LA to meet Emily, we conducted the interview via phone.  She was funny and comes across as genuine as she was on her show.  Emily is highly skilled at styling and creating spaces that reflect her clients personality. Find out her tips and tricks to add personality to any room.


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Studio Candles

Candle scents created exclusively for DRIS studio by owner, Ariene Bethea.  Choose between Huntress and Good Juju - or both.  The perfect gift for a hostess or design client.

Available online and at Slate Interiors.  Large orders of 15 or more require a 2-week production time, simply drop us a note.

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