Reader Request Wednesday….

I cannot tell you how many times I get readers emailing me photos or links to blogs/magazines trying to find out the source of a particular item.  Although there is a "research" c...

Champagne Taste on a Beer Budget….

Ok, this is probably a little extreme but the bids for our remodel are coming in WAY above where we thought we would end up. So, I know this fact is going to affect my decorating b...

Country Living Magazine – Thanks for the Mention!

We would like to thank Country Living Magazine for including Maddie G Designs as a source for access to trade only products in their July / August 2011 issue.  As a small busines...

NYC Wrap Up….

I've shown you a little of my impromptu trip to NYC with my husband over the last couple of days. Today I am sharing two highlights. First, M&J Trimmings has been blogged about...

More Fun In NYC….

I mentioned yesterday that I was in NYC last week for a few days. While my husband was in meetings I had fun wandering around the city...without much of an agenda. In addition to s...

Fun in NYC….

Last week my husband had business in NYC.  So we headed to the DC area, dropped off the kids, and then took the train up to NY for a few days.  We then came back to DC in time fo...

What a Great Idea….

What a great idea is this? Store your sheets inside the matching pillowcase and voilà....instant organization! image and idea via Martha Stewart   Of course, I am sure Martha...

Manual Canovas “Pali” and Help Needed….

The primary reason for my trip to the Design Center last week was to pick up a sample of this beautiful Manual Canovas wallpaper.  I am dying to use it in a current project....alt...

Catching My Eye– Pierre Frey “Mersina”

I thought I would do a series of quick posts this week.  I was down at the design center looking for fabrics and wallpaper for a couple of projects and I thought it would be fun t...

Horray for the Weekend….

My house is a mess. The electricians are in my daughter's room moving nearly every outlet in preparation for the wainscoting that is going in next week. Harry's room is coming clos...