25. Breathing New Life Into Pieces You Already Own


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Welcome to another episode of the Decorate Like A Design Boss podcast. I am so glad that you are joining me today because in this episode, I will be talking about how to breathe new life into some pieces of furniture that you already own.

This episode is for you if you’re downsizing, moving, or freshening up your own spaces and want to repurpose or not get rid of the existing furniture you have. I’ll be covering several repurposing techniques that can instantly make your spaces feel fresh and new. Let's get started!

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[00:00 - 03:41] Opening Segment

  • Welcome to today’s episode
  • Take your interior design skills to the next level, join my Interior Design Insiders Club
  • This episode’s featured question: How to breathe new life into old pieces of furniture?

[03:42 - 14:25] Techniques in updating furniture pieces

  • A can of paint is your new best friend
  • Consider new hardware in the form knobs, hinges, and poles
  • Mixing old with new
  • Rethink the placement of your furniture
    • Consider bringing outdoor pieces inside
    • Switching lamps and accessories
  • Swapping and trading pieces instead of selling
  • Tips on updating your draperies
  • Tips when your bar stools are not the right size

[14:26 -17:54] Closing Segment

  • Lessons learned from this episode
  • Recap of the episode
  • Send your photos and questions, see links below
  • Final words

Tweetable Quotes:

“ You don't have to start over, you just need a little imagination and you just need to rethink what you already own.” - Kimberly Grigg

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