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Designing With Carol

Ideas to spruce up your bathroom

Carol Collins, Carol’s Custom Draperies Have you stood in your master bathroom recently and thought that you would like to make a change but don’t really want to spend a lot of time or money on the project? I’d like to offer a few suggestions that will keep you from emptying your pocketbook of money…

Designing With Carol

Marie Mouradian of Windo w Designs, Etc.

Carol Collins, Carol’s Custom Draperies Have you ever asked yourself the question, “Do I really need window treatments?” I find myself looking as I drive through a neighborhood to get ideas of what others have done with their windows. When I spot a home that has done nothing I try to put myself in their…

Designing With Carol

Carol Collins, Carol’s Custom Draperies What is Style? From fashion to character to writing, style can have many meanings. As a noun style is defined as a particular kind, sort or type as with reference to form, appearance or character, an elegant, fashionable or luxurious mode of living, a mode of living as with respect…

Designing With Carol

Carol Collins Welcome to your home at Robson. Coming home should feel like getting a big hug. There are only subjective rules when it comes to decorating. Many confuse this fact by believing that there is a “right way” to decorating a space. What is light and open to one may feel hollow and empty…

Designing With Carol

Need help with decorating? Give Carol a call.

Interior decorating and design is about maximizing the beauty and utility of a setting. If you are undertaking the process yourself then you have to be acutely aware of your own taste. Researching concepts that other designers have had, looking at photographs in magazines and reading articles on decorating exposes you to new ideas and…

Designing with Carol: Why choose window coverings?

Window treatment by Carol Collins

Carol Collins, WFCP, Expert When you are looking for truly custom blinds, shades, shutters and draperies, start by learning some key details about custom window treatments. As a Hunter Douglas Gallery Centurion dealer, we at Carol’s will listen to you and your needs and address them with the knowledge of our products so that we…

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Dressed windows

Carol Collins, WFCP, Expert Yes, it’s time! Spring is in the air, and now is the time to start thinking about “spring cleaning.” We all have the connotation of spring cleaning as cleaning the closets, sweeping the cobwebs away and washing the windows, to name a few. Speaking of windows! Once the windows are washed,…

Designing With Carol

Dressed windows

Carol Collins, WFCP, Expert Yes, it’s time! Spring is in the air, and now is the time to start thinking about “spring cleaning.” We all have the connotation of spring cleaning as cleaning the closets, sweeping the cobwebs away and washing the windows, to name a few. Speaking of windows! Once the windows are washed,…

Designing With Carol

Carol Collins, Carol’s Custom Draperies & Interiors Design Professionals Whether you are attempting to design your new home, refresh the interior of your existing home or redesign your landscape, know that you don’t have to tackle these projects all on your own. It takes a broad set of skills to even start planning any one…

Designing With Carol: Small space organizing

Carol Collins, Carol’s Custom Draperies Don’t have a dedicated office? No worries. Carve out a small workspace in a guest bedroom, sitting room or even in the corner of the kitchen. Select a table of appropriate size for your space and make sure it has a drawer–preferably a drawer large enough to fit your laptop…