interior design

A display at the Philadelphia Antiques Show. (Credit: John McDevitt)

Ask A Philadelphia Expert: Decorating Your First Apartment On A Budget

Decorating is a matter of personal taste, but if you want it done right, it’s best to default to a professional’s vision. And, if you are working within financial constraints, it’s essential that you find the right designer, one who can make your living space gorgeous without exceeding your budget.

06/23/2015

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Designer Erin Gates On Styling Your Bookshelf

Get tips for organizing your bookshelf from Erin Gates, author of Elements of Style: Designing a Home & a Life from sister company Simon & Schuster.

11/05/2014

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The Concepts App

Concepts is a drawing app that caters to architects and landscape designers but it’s also handy for homeowners looking to make some changes around their house.

06/09/2014

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Room Scan App

Putting together a floor plan of your house can be a pain – especially with all the measuring. But RoomScan does the heavy lifting for you.

05/01/2014

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Ask An Expert: Staging Your Home on a Budget

Balancing out the clutter with the potential of your home is a challenge for any homeowner, but it’s something that can be done successfully, even on a small budget.

10/22/2013

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Learn more about Carrie Leskowitz Interiors.

04/01/2013

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Paint My Wall App

One of the things holding people back from repainting a room is the concern that the color won’t match their furnishings. Sample strips can help, but Paint My Wall can give you an even better idea.

01/24/2013

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Top Fabric Stores In Philadelphia

For more than a century, Philadelphia has supplied the textile industry and creative artists with quality fabrics. These stores offer only the best fabrics in Philadelphia at incredible prices.

07/10/2012

(A Joseph Berkowitz interior for a home in Blue Bell, Pa.  Photos provided)

Positively Philadelphia: Local Interior Designer Gets a Reality Show Showdown

Joe Berkowitz, based in Lower Merion, is featured in the kickoff episode of “Showhouse Showdown,” on the HGTV cable network.

02/26/2012

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Your Guide To The Philly Home Show

It’s that time of year again! The Philadelphia Home Show is back and bringing with it tons of landscaping and design events and exhibits.

01/14/2012