wallpaper sources

Where to Buy Wallpaper Online: 12 Great Sources

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wallpaper sources

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Are you intrigued by the thought of adding wallpaper to your home but you have no idea where to even start looking for it?! Did you know that you can simply order it online?! Below, I’m sharing a list of 12 of my FAV go-to sources of where to buy wallpaper online. Not only will […]

Dec

01

Decorating Home

My Home’s Christmas Decor 2021 (+ Past Favorites)

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It’s that time of year again … time to share my home decked out in Christmas decor. And, man, did it come fast this year!  At the time of writing this, I’m sipping coffee from one of Starbucks’ annual holiday cups (is it just me, or does coffee taste even better when served in one […]

Nov

24

Decorating Home

Shop for Lighting Fixtures (In One Spot!)

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Whether you are building a new home and ready to shop for lighting fixtures or you’re simply looking for that one perfect fixture to update your home, I’ve got you covered below. I (personally) thought light fixtures were the most fun thing to choose when I was building my custom home.  And I want you […]

Nov

17

Selecting Design Finishes

3 Reasons People Go Over Budget When Building

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If you’re planning to build a home for the first time, I imagine that going over budget when building your home is one of your biggest concerns. This fear is very valid considering most people do (unfortunately) go over budget when building a home. However, this doesn’t have to be YOUR story! In this post, […]

Nov

10

Home Build Budget

Caroline on Design Home Tour Video Mockup on a digital iPad

Caroline on Design Home Tour Video

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Caroline on Design Home Tour Video Mockup on a digital iPad

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I’m doing something that I’ve never done before … I’m sharing a Caroline on Design home tour VIDEO (😳)! Well, it isn’t a whole house tour, but it *is* my entire first floor. I’ve shared hundreds of photos of my home over the years, but I’ve never shown it in video form. I decided to […]

Nov

03

Building a Home

8 Things to Know Before Building a Custom Home

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Preparing to build your dream home can be an extremely overwhelming project … especially if you’ve never done it before. There are a million and one things you need to know before building a custom home. But don’t worry … we’re going to knock down the daunting task of preparing for your home build into […]

Oct

27

Home Build Planning

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I designed my own custom home from the ground up, inside and out. A home that is cozy, comfy, laid out perfectly for the way my family lives, and makes us happy every single day. Oh, and did I mention I did this all without blowing the budget?! 

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I’m Carrie Barker.

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