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Tips For Planning A Home Renovation

January 25, 2017

We are over three weeks into the New Year, which means I am three weeks into my kitchen renovation – eek! But the process of planning this renovation goes back much farther than just three weeks. There are so many important steps to take before the demolition begins to ensure a successful and (mostly) stress-free renovation. […]

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Lighting 101: Sconces or Vanity Lighting in Your Bathroom?

May 20, 2016
Bathroom Lighting 101

Sconces or Vanity Lighting in Your Bathroom? – That’s the Question Whether you’re updating your bathroom lighting, building a new home or going through a renovation,  selecting the right lighting is key.  So the question is:  what type of lighting will provide the best light and accent the room design in the best way — […]

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Salted Caramel Butter Bars and Cookie Exchange

December 2, 2015
Salted Caramel Butter Bars

We’re excited to be hosting our first ever #HolidayCookieExchange! This year, we don’t have time to host an actual Christmas Cookie exchange in our home (much to my girl’s sadness). So, we thought: why not host one with our online friends??? Fun, right?! Here is what you do to participate: Post your recipe on Instagram. […]

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My Holiday Mantlescape

November 23, 2015

We’re very excited to partner with 9 other bloggers and debut our first annual Holiday Decor Challenge: #MyHolidayScapes Bloggers: @awelldressedlife, @everychicway, @dwellingsbydevore, @sageandapril, @copycatchic, @sheleavesalittlesparkle, @sarahsofiaproductions, @shegetsitfromhermama, @kelleynan As you know, we love our homes when they are all dressed up for the holidays and we want to see how you bring that holiday magic […]

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Trend: How To Do All White RIGHT

November 20, 2015
All White Right

We know that the ALL WHITE trend has been here for a while now, but wanted to give you practical tips and tricks on how to do it right. There is a risk of doing the all-white trend wrong and what it gives you instead is a cold, stark room with no personality. When you […]

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Fall Decorating at Northshore Estate

October 21, 2015
Fall Decorating Northshore Estate

Happy beautiful Fall day to you! 🙂 Fall is definitely our favorite season because of the crisp air, pumpkin muffins, fabulous fall fashion, and of course: FALL DECOR! We had the opportunity to decorate one of our favorite client’s home for Fall and couldn’t be more pleased with the results. Linda came with her SUV […]

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An Inside Look: Aldie Estate Living Room

October 7, 2015
Inside Look Aldie Bachelor

We’re back with another Inside Look! This time, with a new project called Aldie Estate. We LOVED this project because the homeowner was a bachelor and a joy to work with. Our client was a new bachelor, recently divorced, with a teenage son. He was only allowed to keep his dining room table from the […]

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Latest Love: Long Necklaces

August 3, 2015

We’re back for another post about our latest LOVE (aka latest obsession). This time, it’s all about long necklaces. Our store, Lauren Nicole Home, has been packed with new arrivals every day! The best?! These long necklaces. I used to be a shorter necklace girl that just hits the top of my shirt line. Oh, […]

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Atlanta Gift Market Summer Recap

July 14, 2015

Alright friends, we are back from Atlanta Market and we have SO much to show you. Fun fact: Over the course of 2 1/2 days, we shopped over 24 hours. Power shoppers! We wanted to show you our favorite trends spotted at Market and of course, lots of pictures. We Instagrammed bunches this past week […]

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Looks We Love: Celebrity Living Rooms

July 10, 2015

Since we had so much fun with the last Looks We Love kitchen edition…we are keeping this going! We spend a good amount of time on Pinteret for design inspiration, recipe ideas and crafts for the girls. Pinterest also has a LOT of celebrity homes that we’ve been stalking. Let’s talk a look at our […]

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Charleston Homes

July 8, 2015

At this time last week, we were vacationing at the Isle of Palms. Beautiful and so relaxing. We decided to spend some time in Charleston while we were there. Our favorite part? The historical homes and breathtaking architecture. We want to share our favorites! It is no secret that I love anything green…it is my […]

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Make Your Own Trifle Bar for Under $15

June 25, 2015

We had a lot of fun with this one, y’all! With the upcoming July 4th holiday around the corner, we decided to do a make-your-own trifle bar for the festivities. And guess what? All for under $15.00! One of our favorite summertime desserts is Strawberry Trifle. It’s made of layering angel food cake, vanilla pudding, […]

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What We’ve Learned From Our Dad

June 18, 2015

Happy Father’s Day! We are so grateful for our dad’s today and every day. Any man can be a father but it takes someone special to be a dad. We decided the best way to honor our amazing dad’s on Father’s Day is to showcase what they taught us. We gathered up a few people […]

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Our Vacation Essentials

June 16, 2015

We are headed to the N.C. coast in a couple of weeks for a week-long vacation and I cannot tell you how very excited we are! This is funny: Finley thinks we are going to the beach FOR her birthday because her birthday happens to fall on one of the vacation days. 🙂 She’s too […]

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Day in the Life: Linda

June 8, 2015

Hey everyone! Linda here! I’m technically the Creative Director and Store Owner of Lauren Nicole Designs but I wear many, many hats. Every single day is different and that’s my favorite part of all. I thought it might be fun to show you one of my typical crazy days. Check it out. 🙂 8:00am: Eating while getting […]

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How to be the Perfect Hostess: The Overnight Guest

May 19, 2015
How to be the perfect Hostess Overnight

We are excited to start a new series called “How to be the Perfect Hostess.”  We will delve into dinner parties, holidays and all things hostess:  but today we are starting with The Overnight Guest. It’s all about your overnight guest feeling at home, relaxed and comfortable.  Whether hosting family, friends or colleagues, here are several […]

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Design 101 on The Design Network: Chic Master Bath

May 11, 2015

  We’re so excited that you enjoyed our premiere episode of Design 101 last week! It was all about my daughter’s bedroom and how to achieve a kid’s room that is both nice AND fun for them. Episode 2 of Design 101 is on The Design Network right now! We’re debuting our latest episode all […]

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How To: Accessorize Your Mantle

May 7, 2015
Mantle Accessorizing

We get lots of questions on how to accessorize mantles! It really is quite fun to play around with designing your mantle. Here are some of my favorite mantles from past designs: We have a mantle in our store, Lauren Nicole Home, and decided to film a couple of videos to break it down for […]

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Design 101 Bloopers!

May 6, 2015

Have you had a chance to watch the premiere episode of Design 101 yet? If not, head on over to Monday’s blog for the link AND to enter our $75 Lowes Home Improvement Gift Card Contest! Okay, so this is definitely an embarrassing video…but it was too good NOT to share! We had lots of […]

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Our Premiere Episode on The Design Network and a Contest

May 4, 2015

We are so excited to announce our show, Design 101, premieres on The Design Network today! We had a blast filming all of the episodes and consider each one our favorite! 🙂 Except, of course, the premiere episode is DEFINITELY our favorite because it’s featuring my daughter’s bedroom. We want you to hop on over […]

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Spring Decorating: Let’s Get Crafty with Poofs

April 29, 2015

My girls love to get crafty and help me with little projects around the house–hence all the artwork you will see in the background of the pictures below. I love getting them involved! We decided to tackle Poofs or Pom Poms! They are a quick and fun craft that takes only 5 minutes. You can […]

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Mother’s Day Gift Ideas and a Giveaway

April 23, 2015

Mother’s Day is right around the corner! That means: it’s time to start thinking of a gift to honor your mom (aka spoil her). Our store, Lauren Nicole Home, has a plethora of gift ideas and here are our favorites. Also: keep reading until the end of this post because there’s a sweet giveaway! Lauren […]

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Ask a Designer Series: Bar Stools and Round Tables

April 22, 2015

When we told you last week we were starting a new series, Ask a Designer, we had NO idea how many questions you had! This is a good thing and definitely makes us excited. We are going to choose 2 questions to break down for each post. Remember, you can always ask more: email […]

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Brunchin’ with Monkey Bread

April 21, 2015

Yes, I actually cooked. Those of you who know me personally know that I do not spend much time in the kitchen. However, with some encouraging, I decided to try a fun and EASY brunch recipe last week. Major perk: it was delicious and I was super proud of myself. The quote of the day […]

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My 702 Park Project Interview

April 14, 2015

Hey y’all! Today I am lucky enough to be featured on the amazing Sarah’s blog: 702 Park Project. We did a fun interview and I’d love for you to take a look. Click this LINK to check it out. While you are there, check out her blog because she is definitely one of our favorites! […]

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Around Our Store: Spring Entertaining Essentials

April 9, 2015

Our favorite time to entertain in our homes: SPRING! We just love all of the bright colors and cute patterns. It inspires us to have people over and set a beautiful table-scape. What about you? Thankfully, Lauren Nicole Home has a ton of spring entertaining essentials and we’ve taken a few photos of our favorites. […]

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Girls Night Out: A Wine and Cheese Party

April 7, 2015

I do love a good girls night but unfortunately, my busy schedule usually doesn’t allow me to host them often. Well, I’ve found a solution: a wine and cheese pairings party! It’s simple as can be and just involves buying fancy cheeses from the store with different wines. No prep needed other than a grocery-store-run. […]

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Around LND Home: April 2

April 2, 2015

If you didn’t get a chance to read last week’s post about LILA Home, you missed out! We included an exciting announcement: we’re changing the name from LILA Home Designs to LND Home (Lauren Nicole Designs Home). Be expecting lots more exciting updates and news in the coming weeks! In the meantime, let me show […]

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My Husband’s Office: Before and After

March 30, 2015

My husband, Chris, works from home most of the time, so I knew designing his office would be very important. It had to be functional and masculine, without looking out of place in our home. You can see the “before” picture below. We moved in to builder beige walls but immediately painted it Benjamin Moore’s […]

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4 Fireplace and Mantel Styling Ideas

March 12, 2015

The fireplace and mantel is most often the focal point of the room. It is so important to dress your mantel so that it makes a statement and can hold the attention of the room. Most people have trouble decorating this space in their home from scratch, which I know can be a little scary! […]

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Street Style to Dining Room Style

March 10, 2015

“Style is a way to say who you are without having to speak.” – Rachel Zoe I often say that one of the biggest ways I get to know my client’s personal taste is through their style. What we choose to wear is a direct reflection of the style of home decor we like. Clients […]

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Practically Beautiful Family Room

March 5, 2015

What’s practical is beautiful… and suitability always overrules fashion. Billy Baldwin I love designing for a family friendly lifestyle. Most of my clients have growing families with the busy schedules of everyday life and look for their home to be their sanctuary and place to escape. The most common request from clients is that they […]

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Chevron or No Chevron?

March 3, 2015

We can all agree that the chevron print has made a massive impact on modern interior designs. It’s strong geometric print adds instant fun to a more subtle room. Chevron is recognized by its repeating inverted V design. (Visit here to see this print featured in the Decorator’s Dictionary!) Are you shying away from chevron […]

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Decorator’s Dictionary, X – Z

March 1, 2015

X X-Back Chair – An “X” shaped chair back. X-chairs date back to ancient Egypt, Rome and the Middle Ages.    Y Yorkshire Chair – An oak chair featuring turned front legs and stretchers. Native of Yorkshire, England during the 17th Century. (Available at Lila Home!) Z Zebra Wood – Wood that resembles the striping of a zebra, […]

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Decorator’s Dictionary, U – W

February 24, 2015

U Upholstery – The process of fitting furniture, usually seating, with padding, springs, and webbing, with a fabric or leather cover. Ultrasuede – A brand of washable, synthetic, suede-like fabric, like the chocolate sofa below. It is made of polyester microfibers combined with polyurethane foam in a non woven structure. Is soft to the touch and is incredibly durable. […]

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Decorator’s Dictionary, R – T

February 19, 2015

R Rattan – A type of climbing palm with very long and tough stems that are often used in wickerwork. The rattan look is repeated in an engineered format so that it can be used outside and all year round.  This way you keep the woven style in the body but can even accentuate the piece […]

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Love is in the Air and Your Home

February 14, 2015

2015 is the year to love your home! Not just on Valentines Day, but every day of the year. How can you love your home? The key is to always make it a reflection of your needs and personality. I’ve pulled together a few of my favorite Valentines day inspired rooms that I hope will inspire […]

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Decorator’s Dictionary, O – Q

February 13, 2015

O Ogee Edge – A decorative S-shaped profile molding. This is most commonly found on counter top surfaces and look great in both kitchens and bathrooms. Opulent – Ostentatiously rich and luxurious or lavish. This is a particular style or taste in design preference. A touch of opulence can be achieved by simple adding a […]

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Interior Designer Turns Pageant Mom

February 10, 2015

It’s been a while since I’ve posted about our family activities but this weekend was one for the books and deserves some bragging. As you know, I am a mom to two amazing, funny and talented little girls, Finley and Campbell. They are at the age where we’re now experimenting with different after school activities, […]

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Decorator’s Dictionary, L – N

February 5, 2015

L Lauren Nicole Designs – In our opinion, the BEST interior designer with a sophisticated style, and just a touch of southern flair, helping you love your home since 2006. Lacquer – A hard, protective varnish that is applied as a topcoat to furniture. Visit Lila Home Designs to purchase these Amy Howard lacquer paints! Ladder-Back – […]

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The Decorator’s Dictionary, I – K

January 31, 2015

Today’s edition of the Decorator’s Dictionary is packed full of design fun!  I’m excited to share our creative take on letters I – K! I Ikat – Fabric made using an Indonesian decorative technique in which warp or weft threads, or both, are tie-dyed before weaving. Inlay – An ornamentation process whereas to set one […]

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Our New Series, Design 101

January 29, 2015

That’s a wrap! I am so excited to announce that filming for our new series on The Design Network is complete. Design 101 is a fun and upbeat show which gives an inside look into tricks of the interior design trade! Wondering how to properly accessorize a bed that matches the work of a designer? Looking […]

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The Decorator’s Dictionary F – H

January 27, 2015

F Faux Iron – Imitates the look of wrought iron but made from durable wood composite material. Is suitable for both indoor and outdoor and lends itself to custom intricate designs. Finial – A decorative finish hardware of any material, used to cap drapery rods, newel posts, furnishings; used as a crowning ornament for furniture/ architecture […]

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The Decorator’s Dictionary C – E

January 20, 2015

C Chaise Lounge – An upholstered chair of sofa, with or without arms, for reclining. Great for relaxing, these look great in a library space of dressing room. Chevron – A modern print with a retro flare. This print is made of repeated inverted V’s. When used in moderation. touches of chevron can easily update […]

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Intern Anna’s Week in Review

January 17, 2015

Everyone, say “hello” to Anna! She is a multi-talented, artistic 15-year old with an interest in all things creative. We first met Anna last spring while designing her family’s dining room. That job quickly turned into pulling together some window treatments and lighting fixtures for Anna’s bedroom. We are so delighted to have had Anna […]

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Farm House Chic

January 15, 2015

Rustic inspired home decor is here to stay. I wanted to share this adorable country inspired home I previously designed because it embodies so many of the currents trends in home decor. The first thing that pops out in this space is the beautiful combination of the textures of the wood and other materials. The […]

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Striking Gold at the Atlanta Market

January 13, 2015

It’s our first full week back after a tiresome but rewarding few days at America’s Mart in Atlanta, GA. Much like our trip to market in High Point last fall, we enjoy taking away a refreshed perspective and finding the upcoming trends in the interior design world. One of the most obvious trends at this year’s […]

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The Decorator’s Dictionary A – B

January 8, 2015

I love sharing my love and knowledge for interior design with others. Welcome to my new blog series, The Decorator’s Dictionary! A Accessory – The finishing touches in a space. The jewelry of the room. Pieces that can be changed to give a room a new look and feel.  Antiquing – To make something resemble an antique by […]

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Home Year, New Decor, New You

January 7, 2015

A fresh mindset is the theme for each new year. To feel fresh and alive in your home is a wonderful quality that will carry over into a positive mindset in life. Mix this theology with the hottest home trends of 2015 and you’re off to a wonderful start. Home Decor Trends of 2015 Infuse […]

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2015, The Year to Love Your Home

January 3, 2015

Happy 2015! A new year brings a fresh start and opportunities for enhancement. Lila Home and I have decided that 2015 is the year to love your home! Over the next twelve months we will be bringing you new design tips and ways to rediscover your home’s greatness. Our first dedication to this year’s mantra is brought […]

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The Deets for a Perfect Guest Room Suite

December 30, 2014

A guest room should be a space where your visitors feel welcome and relaxed. It’s actually really simple to create a chic space for guests to be relaxed and make their stay with you even more enjoyable! I’m excited to take you through a guest room makeover that you can easily mimic with a few […]

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Accessorizing with Artwork

December 18, 2014

So they say bigger is always better, right? My design opinion is 100 percent dependent upon the space you’re decorating. This week’s challenge was accessorizing a family’s living room with a lot of blank wall space and extremely tall ceilings and mantel. We obviously needed a large, tall piece of art to fill the white […]

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How to Make Neutral Pop

December 10, 2014

Neutral color palettes can be anything but boring! If you desire a look that’s timeless without any of the fuss, follow these tips on how to make a neutral palette transform any room in your home. What I love about this room is how crisp and fresh it looks with clean lines of white, ivory and cream! […]

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December 8, 2014

You’ve seen my designer kitties in recent posts as they “help” decorate for Christmas. Actually, it was more like play with, sit on or wrestle anything they could get their little paws on! I couldn’t resist dedicating a post to my fur babies to give you a great laugh at their mischievous behavior. The kitten […]

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Pin of the Week – Bringing the Outdoors, Indoor

December 3, 2014

The cold weather has arrived, keeping many of us inside wishing we could enjoy the beauty of the winter season. Sunrooms are the perfect solution which allow us to appreciate the outdoors without giving up the comforts of home. If you’re looking to update your sunroom or even start from scratch, check out our Pin […]

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Inside My Home for the Holidays

December 1, 2014

Welcome, December! It really is the most wonderful time of year. Christmas officially began in our home as soon as the Thanksgiving dishes were cleaned and put away. After decorating a few of our client’s homes for the holidays, I couldn’t wait to decorate our home for Christmas! Here is an inside look at what […]

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Vote for Me on HGTV

November 28, 2014

Ready, set, VOTE! With Thanksgiving past, I am so thankful for many things. This month I am especially thankful to my amazing clients for allowing Lauren Nicole Designs to flourish! As you’re enjoying family time hanging around the house or possibly waiting in those very long Black Friday lines (best of luck to you), please take […]

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A Holly Jolly Home

November 19, 2014

If you’re familiar with my previous blogs and facebook posts, it’s quite apparent that Lauren Nicole Designs and Lila Home are in full-out Christmas mode! Balsam and cedar scent candles, ornaments, and Christmas wreaths have taken over our retail store for weeks now. This week, team LND is traveling to Greensboro, NC to help prepare a […]

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Cost Friendly Holiday Home Decor

November 14, 2014

It’s hard to believe Thanksgiving is soon upon us and in the blink of an eye, Christmas will be too! Many families will be putting up their Christmas trees after their Thanksgiving meals and decorating the rest of their homes to welcome this beautiful season. Watch my video, here, to learn some tips and tricks […]

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Pin of the Week – Pendant Lamps

November 12, 2014

‘ Do you want a beautiful bathroom where you can relax but the decor still “packs a punch”?  Take note from today’s Pin of the Week!  Here’s why the decor works. The lighting is unexpected! These pendant lamps are a wonderful alternative to placing horizontal sconces above your mirror. Say goodbye to boring stock mirrors above […]

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Pin of the Week – Interior Black Door

November 7, 2014

A new home aesthetic trend is on the rise! If you’re familiar with the world that is interior design, I’m sure you’ve seen photos of darker colored interior doors. Most of these doors are a shade of black which look amazing, but we decided to put our own unique spin on it. One of the […]

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Behind the Scenes of a LND Home Photoshoot

November 6, 2014

It’s only Thursday and we already feel so accomplished! This week we are excited to be on-site at a few of our client’s beautiful homes to document the work of Lauren Nicole Designs. The first stop on the photoshoot marathon was at the home of  Zach and Erica. Their  family allowed us to transform the […]

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Awaken Your Home!

April 5, 2014

Spring. Is. Here! I love this time of year as everything is in bloom and fresh and the colors are so soothing and uplifting. Spring is also a time of new beginnings. This can mean all kinds of different things for you, your children, your garden, or your home. I was recently asked to write […]

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How to Make Wall Color Work!

February 27, 2014

So much of what we see today in home decor magazines and online resources, such as Houzz and Pinterest is neutral, neutral, neutral. Neutral furniture, neutral fabrics and neutral walls.  And while neutral can be gorgeous, it may not be for everyone and every room. Here is one of my latest rooms that I am just […]

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To Duvet or Not to Duvet Cover

December 5, 2013

I love sleeping under my duvet but I do not love putting the cover and the insert back together on laundry day! I have also grown to realize that when I do actually make the bed (rare these days I hate to admit) that it does not always look crisp and tailored the way that […]

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My Favorite Christmas Craft

December 1, 2013

I have completely surprised myself tonight….in a great way! Y’all know by now that I have never claimed to be the most domesticated of ladies. No, I have not mastered the art of cooking but I have become quite the crafty one recently! I think now that my girls are at the age where they […]

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How to Wow with Shades of Navy/Grey Paint

September 11, 2013

A classic color, NAVY, is everywhere in the world of interior design. I am using it with many of my clients and I am even making it the main color in our new home in Charlotte. Whether it is used as a wall color or accent color, NAVY, has a rich and sophisticated feel that […]

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In the Mood

July 28, 2012

The Clements are about to embark on a family milestone…..our first vacation! Chris and I have yet to take the girls to the beach and we have not traveled anywhere together as a family of four. Until next week that is! We are frantically rushing around trying to pack, wash and do everything on our […]

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Extra! Extra!

July 20, 2012

Amazing Room Makeovers!  My first of many columns to come was published yesterday in the Loudoun Times Mirror. I am absolutely thrilled and honored to share my decorating tips and makeovers with the fabulous residents of Loudoun County. In addition to loving the design aspect of my business, I LOVE writing about it as well! […]

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Red, White and Blue in Interior Design

July 4, 2012

Happy 4th of July y’all! I hope everyone is staying cool and enjoying this day of celebration for our country’s independence. It is nap time in our house and after a fun morning in the pool everyone has passed out! Except for me of course:) I have been thinking about the patriotic colors of this […]

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A comfy corner spot

June 29, 2012

I just delivered these awesome custom window seat cushions and pillows to a great client who has been in her home for 6 years and had nothing in these spots until now! They had these fabulous window seats made that lift to provide extra storage but they have been unfinished and uncomfortable. And because the […]

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Happy Mother’s Day!

May 13, 2012

I have found myself with a few minutes thanks to two sleeping babies! And one is napping for the first time in her new big girl bed! I am nervous about her transition from her crib to a bed as she loves her crib and is a great sleeper. So why are we moving her? […]

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Drapery Blog – redo

May 1, 2012

It has been a busy couple of weeks here at Lauren Nicole Designs! Here are a couple of quick pictures of drapery installations that we have completed. I love using a woven wood shade with a beautiful pair of drapery panels. The opposing textures create such an attractive style Notice the pretty crystal finial…drapery hardware=jewelry! […]

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Lauren Nicole Designs of Ashburn, VA Receives Houzz’s 2012 “Best of Remodeling Award”

March 28, 2012

Ashburn, VA — March 27, 2012 – Lauren Nicole Designs of (Ashburn, Virginia) has been awarded “Best of Remodeling” 2012 by Houzz, the leading online platform for residential remodeling and design.  The 6-year design firm was chosen by the more than 1.2 million registered members of the Houzz community. The Houzz “Best of Remodeling” award for […]

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A Dream Room in the Making…..

March 21, 2012

I have worked with many wonderful clients and on many exciting design projects. But I am in the middle of what might be my favorite project with my most fabulous client yet….and my youngest client to date! I have had the pleasure of designing this princess suite for a fabulous young lady and I am […]

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March 20, 2012

    Houzz Unveils 2012 ‘Best Of Remodeling’ Winners First-Ever Survey & Analysis of More than 1.2 Million Members Reveals Top-Rated Professionals and Current Design Trends   PALO ALTO, Calif., March 18, 2012 – Homeowners are looking for the right professionals to help with projects ranging from gutting a kitchen to redecorating a living room, updating a bathroom, or designing […]

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Pretty in Pink

January 30, 2012

A few weeks ago a wonderful client and friend introduced me to the IIIB’s Foundation Keep the Candle Glowing (, a fabulous breast cancer support foundation. Carolyn, the founder, is a breast cancer survivor and is now the proud owner of an amazing organization that provides Bosom Buddy Baskets to women fighting this terrible […]

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New link

January 15, 2012

Please disregard the link that was posted earlier. The link directs you to as we are now a part of their site. So sorry for any confusion! I hope everyone had a great weekend and here is to a fabulous week ahead! Check out these fabulous accessories that I am using to finish a […]

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Thank you!

January 13, 2012

I must say that I feel so lucky to do what I do everyday. The world of interior decorating is a custom realm full of hand selected and hand crafted items that make for beautiful end results. I get to bring to life the wants and needs of my clients and help them create their […]

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Hello world!

January 4, 2012

Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start blogging!

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Pinning Mania!

January 2, 2012

I usually tend to be behind the times when it comes to technology….it requires the use of that other side of my brain….but I am now caught up! If anyone has not joined the Pinterest craze, do so now! What a great tool for all of us who love design, fashion and style trends in […]

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