The Basic Equation
Julie breaks down the basic equation for taking the stress out of design, and the X factor is functionality. How do you want to live in your home? From creating zones to determining colors, selecting amenities and calculating budgets, she’ll put home design under the microscope and guide you through the logical steps that can turn an overwhelming task into an enjoyable and rewarding journey.
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The Laws of Lighting
Julie celebrates one of the most functional design tools in the home: the lightbulb. Great lighting not only complements beautiful design, but can also impact your mood and overall mental health. She’ll share bright ideas for creating an overall master lighting plan, explain the different types o...
Couch’s Color Theory
Did you know that the color of your home can affect your emotional state? Julie introduces chromatics, or the science of color, and reveals how it informs our spaces and evokes specific feelings. From employing soothing pastels in a baby’s room to creating drama and elegance with darker hues, Jul...
Julie takes on the “soft science” of transforming spaces by mixing and layering textiles, a secret formula that can take any space from drab to fabulous. Did you know that curtains and rugs can trick the eye to make a room appear larger or smaller? Check out Julie’s tips for the proper height to ...