Little Changes Go A Long Way

Sept, 2009
In This Issue
Confessions of a House Painter
What Effect Will New Light Bulbs Have?
Kravet Sale Extended
Quick Links
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Dear Jane-Marie,
Little changes go a long way this year.  Whether it's changing out a light bulb and using a new paint color, or updating your room with new accessories and rearranging your furniture, these changes help us gain a new perspective on our interior environments without breaking the bank.  Read on to gain more insight on how to make some of these little changes . . .


Confessions of a House Painter
As the weather cools this month, we get the itch to get back into the groove with interior projects.  One that is always top on my list is painting (as you may know!).  Read on for a great article about working with a professional painter.  This House Beautiful article is also helpful to you if you plan to do the work yourself. 
Read more . . .

For a truly exceptional and professional job, I recommend Kris Dorn of KDPainting (612-670-1175). 

paint roller 
What effect will new light bulbs have on color quality? - excerpt from STIR, Shewin-Williams online magazine
"What do changing energy requirements for light bulbs mean for interior design? You've probably heard that a recent U.S. energy bill will outlaw incandescent light bulbs and require the use of compact fluorescent lamps (CFLs). Here's a quick summation of the bill, its scope and timeline, and how the new generation of light bulbs will affect color quality in interior design." 
Read more . . .

Jamie Young lamp
Sale Extended
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Kravet has decided to extend its "FREE FABRIC WITH ANY KRAVET FURNITURE FRAME" sale.  Call me to take advantage of this great promotion.
Embellishments Design Studio provides interior decorating, space planning and color consultations, as well as custom window treatment designs and staging services so that you can transform the house you live in into the home you love!

Jane-Marie Bloomberg
Embellishments Design Studio