Posts by empoweredinteriors

Is the end near?

Dear empowered interiors’ supporters, I believe that empowered interiors is coming to an end. What was supposed to be a wonderful change in my life is increasingly falling apart. Even while I made an announcement to the world that I was a shoppe owner going nowhere, repeated my intentions, and increased my optimism in the…

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I am a shoppe owner

My family and I are in Cozumel, Mexico this week. I haven’t visited Mexico since my husband and I started dating in the mid-90s, when he invited me to meet his family in Moroleon. It was definitely an eye opener on so many different levels. The trip highlighted many of the obstacles we would face…

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I am not going anywhere

As I sit here on the first day of 2019, I am astonished at how much has changed since the beginning hours of 2018. What started as a vision, an intention, became a vivid reality with the birth of empowered interiors.    Yet, I’ve made major mistakes, ones that I will work through in the…

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why screw the wallpaper!

Before I explain why the name of the blog holds significance for me, I must thank some brilliant woman, Carolyn, Katie, Carrie, Tiffany, Beth, and Liz, for taking the time to brainstorm on a name for this blog. Their intellectual prowess meant a lively conversation. Some of conversation did go off the rails, but soon…

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What I learned from #HPMKT 2018

If you have been following me on Facebook or Instagram, you are very aware of how transformative the High Point Market was for this interior design neophyte. These three days changed how I see myself as a historian and an interior designer. The next few weeks are going to be busy as I work on…

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