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Feb 14

Podcast, Episode #9: Interior Designer Miles Redd

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Interior designer Miles Redd joins the How to Decorate podcast for Ballard Designs

Go ahead and pinch us. We can’t believe we get to introduce this week’s podcast guest, interior designer Miles Redd! We were beside ourselves when he agreed to sit down with us while recently in his hometown of Atlanta (and ours). Plus, he’s our first AD100 Designer on the podcast. Miles’ spaces are packed with style, drama, and whimsy, and we think you’ll be were struck by how darn nice he is!

 
Sep 13

8 Centerpieces for Your Dining Table When You’re Not Entertaining

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10 things to put on your dining table when you're not entertaining

Dining rooms are an important part of the home when you’re gathering with family or friends, but the reality is that most of the time, they sit empty waiting on your next dinner party. Which begs the question — what do you put on your dining room table when you’re not entertaining? It looks empty and sad if there’s no centerpiece, but who has time to arrange fresh flowers every week? We’ve pulled together 10 ways to give your dining table some personality without all the maintenance:

 
Sep 9

Fall Outdoor Entertaining Tips from Jana Bek

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Outdoor entertaining during the Fall

Jana Bek is an interior designer with a fantastic eye for color and an even better sense of style. Through Bek Design, she works with clients all over the country to design spaces that suit her clients’ needs and budget. Last Week, she’s shared how she turned her small, outdoor balcony into an inviting space to relax and entertain, and today, she’s sharing her tips for entertaining outdoors during the Fall. 

 
Aug 30

Jana Bek’s Small, Outdoor Balcony Makeover

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Jana Bek is an interior designer with a fantastic eye for color and an even better sense of style. Through Bek Design, she works with clients all over the country to design spaces that suit her clients’ needs and budget. Today, she’s sharing how she gave her small, outdoor balcony a makeover with Suzanne Kasler’s Directoire Collection.

 
Aug 8

How to Style a Console or Buffet

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How to Style a Console

Choosing furniture can be intimidating, but often we think the hardest part of the decorating process is adding the accessories and finishing touches. It can be hard to know when something is just right. What sort of accessories work with my furniture pieces? Is this too much? Not enough? We’re here to break down the details.

 
Oct 20

Get the Look: Blue Holiday Living Room

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Blue living room decorated for the holidays

Decorating for the holidays is something we look forward to every year, but with this yearly traditional, we sometimes feel stuck if our living room color palette doesn’t necessarily jive with that traditional red and green color palette. If you think outside the Christmas box, it’s fun to decorate your home for the holidays with unexpected colors. We love using a classic blue-and-white color palette with tons of metallics to create a festive look.