12/1 BLOGGING ANNIVERSARY! (+GIVEAWAY)

GIVEAWAYS, WEEKDAY APPROVED


This week marks the three-year anniversary of my blogdvd Interior Design And I am going to celebrate all week long with this wonderful giveaway, also featured on Instagram, so be sure to follow me there if you don’t already. ENTER DAILY!

IN THE KITCHEN : WHAT IS YOUR COOKING STYLE ?

TREND REPORT: GE MONOGRAM EXPERIENCE CENTER FOR CHOOSING THE RIGHT KITCHEN APPLIANCES

For many people, appliances are the workhorses of the kitchen.  New advances in kitchen technology are offering improved functionality, better and faster cooking options, along with better style, color, and design options. 
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Another noted trend this year: A two island Kitchen with GE Monogram Appliances 

What are the best ranges and cooktops to buy?  What is the best oven?  We visited the GE Monogram Design Center in Chicago to test,  compare and cook with the latest kitchen appliances.  We evaluated and learned more about the options and benefits of inductions vs. gas, refrigeration, and more so we can assist you, our client, make the right decision for your lifestyle and improve the investment in your kitchen with the best choices.

Five Essential Appliances to Consider for Your Kitchen Renovation

Christmas Wreaths and Garlands You Will Love

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With the holiday just around the corner, we are adding decorations, fresh winter greens, and lots of lights to our home to create an elegant and warm welcoming space for the holiday. 


Decking the Halls with Boughs of Holly! 
Whether you are greeting your guests at the door or serving dinner and cocktails this holiday, you will want to also decorate your house to welcome them and celebrate the season.  

We have a few ideas and resources to prepare for the holiday. The results are a beautiful Entry to your home for the Holidays. Elevate your decor and feel the bliss. 

GIFTS UNDER $75

Hate boring gifts?  So do I.  
This is a gift guide for the Girls.  Here are some of my Favorites for the moment: (2018) 
WHAT TO GET HER FOR CHRISTMAS: GIFTS UNDER $75

Monogram Appliances Experience Center : Chicago

 THE WEEK AHEAD Anticipation is in the air with my invitation to Chicago and the Monogram Experience Center next week.  I will be attending a 3-day training and cooking session with 10 designers from around the US.  Most importantly I will be spending time with a fellow kitchen designer and friend Carla of Carla Aston Design all the way from Houston, TX.  Don't be surprised to her co-hosting in my feed. We will visit the Monogram Design Center in Chicago where they showcase the very latest in kitchen appliances and the latest updates.
we are flying to chicago to visiti the mongram experience center to learn more about the latest introductions in kitchen appliances.


For those interested in the latest introductions in cooking, technology, and wellness, follow along on Instagram as Carla and I share our experiences daily highlighting important introductions and the latest trends to emerge from the KITCHEN market.

Here is the update from our visit:

IN THE KITCHEN: WHAT IS YOUR COOKING STYLE?

TREND REPORT: GE MONOGRAM EXPERIENCE CENTER FOR CHOOSING THE RIGHT KITCHEN APPLIANCES

For many people, appliances are the workhorses of the kitchen.  New advances in kitchen technology are offering improved functionality, better and faster cooking options, along with better style, color, and design options. 
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ASPIRE DESIGN TOUR : LONG ISLAND

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ASPIRE DESIGN AND HOME MAGAZINE
For Design & Home Professionals

Exciting News: I am excited to be on a panel during the "Aspire Design Tour on Long Island" this November.  We will be talking about Social Media for Interior Designers with these amazing ladies!  
Meet Aspire Magazine's Social Media and Digital Director,  Nancy Donovan, VP of Arhaus Digital and Social Media, Lauren Loher, and Andrew Joseph PR Account director Julie Thomas, Along with Celebrity Designer Vanessa Deleon of VDA Designs. We will be sharing tips and strategies on creating a social brand presence for your business.  This is an informative panel and the best part?  It's FREE. 

Want to know more? UPDATED 11/14: LIVE VIDEO HERE 

Aspire Design Tour: Long Island 
Tuesday, November 13th 
9:00 AM - Defining Your Social Media Goals & Creating a Solid Strategy For Sucess. 
Arhaus: Roslyn, New York 

What is a Mood Board and Why Do You Need One

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Sandberg Trend Report
Get Inspired
What is a Mood Board: Color, Texture, Pattern, Mood

The purpose of a mood board is to act as a visual tool for talking to clients about concepts, branding your business, or reviewing color and the primary impression of your lifestyle to create ideas for your home. Picking out and curating images can help you find and learn more about your style preferences.

September Etsy for Your Home.....

Great decor from Etsy for the Holiday

Take a look at some great decorative items for your #home from Etsy. I am always sourcing unique decor and Art and have found Etsy a great go-to resource.    Here are a just few of my favorite vendors for seasonal decorating: #holidaydecor #holidaydecoratingideas #christmasdecorating #wreath #curbappeal #christmasdecor
Take a look at some great decorative items for your #home from Etsy. 
I am always sourcing unique decor and Art and have found that  Etsy a great go-to resource and an opportunity to support real people, artists, and craftsmen.    

Free Printable Christmas Gift Tags and Labels

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Beautiful Gift Wrapping this holiday is so easy with a little help from these wonderful gift tags and wine label designs all for FREE!   

8 Free and Whimsical Christmas Tag templates that will make your gift wrapping extra special this Holiday. You can print these at home as needed. Upgrade your Christmas gift giving and decor with these :

Free holiday gift tag printables  Give the gift of wine this holiday season with help from these wine bottle labels. This design looks great printed on paper and labels #freeprintables #gifttags #freegifttags
Cute Woodland Christmas Labels 
Since it is getting a little cooler and stormy outside, I have holidays and gift wrapping on the mind. I wanted to share with you a few gift tag designs that are available as free printables. You can print them on 81/2"
Deborah von Donop
dvd Interior Design 
Interior Design Styled by Your Life: 
A good designer knows how to make a home look great. We realize that your home is created over time, layered with stories and memorable objects, and lots of love.  We want our clients to fall in love again with their home and create living spaces that reflect their style and personality and renews them daily as they walk through the door. 
Change your Home, Change Your Life:
Interested in seeing how we can transform your home? At dvd Interior Design, we help you create a your personal paradise, that makes you happy to be home every day. We offer full interior design and home outfitting services.  
We furnish and decorate, but there's so much more to what our interior design team will do. We can fully outfit your home with all home essentials from furniture, lighting, rugs and including bed linens, dishes and silverware, and towels. Everything you need for a  fully custom luxury living experience.
Contact us today to discuss how we can help!  
email:dvd2design@gmail.com ph:203-609-1547