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Bancha Green | What a Difference Paint Can Make

Bancha Green, by Farrow and Ball, is a rich, masculine, earthy, and moody shade of olive green. Here are before and after shots.

Fall 2022 One Room Challenge- Jewel Marlowe

Fall 2022 One room Challenge. It is Jewel Marlowe’s 10th time participating in the One Room Challenge and she is tackling a client’s living and dining room. Here are the before pics and plan.

Eclectic Dining Room Summer Refresh

New updates for our eclectic dining room include a new chandelier, sconces, floral arrangement, rug, and table cloth. Such a big difference!

Customizable Grasscloth and Art | Office Refresh

Client office refresh reveal. Complete with new customizable grasscloth and art.

Grasscloth Living Room Reveal

Check out the reveal of this not-so-formal formal sitting room. See how blue living room grasscloth combined with funky details transformed this space.

Living Room Refresh | Check out What is Next!

The last 7 weeks have been filled with planning and scheming as I've been brainstorming seven different client spaces, including the exciting refresh of a living room.  Today, I finally get to show you this space and let you in on the game plan...I'll give you a...

Custom Sectional Review | BenchMade Modern

We ordered a custom sectional, made by BenchMade Modern, for the One Room Challenge. Here is the honest review.

Holiday Bedroom Decorations and Living Room Cheer

I’ve added a new rug, holiday bedroom decorations, a living room tree, and a new vintage Italian mirror. I’m excited to show you part 2 of the holiday home tour for 2021.

Striped Closet | Frog Tape DIY

Check out how striped my closet using trending colors, Frog tape, and a few basic supplies. Also, catch my tips on how to keep bright colors sophisticated.

Holiday Home Tour 2021 | Jewel Marlowe

This is a holiday home tour where I highlight many of the rooms in our home for the 2021 season. Check out the first of our three Christmas trees.

Legacy Furniture- The High Point Market Advantage

In today’s High Point Market Design Influencers Tour week 3 post we will be discussing “Legacy Furniture”. What that means, why it matters, and practical ways to obtain it, and other ways companies are making the world better.

One Room Challenge // Big Reveal | Jewel Marlowe

Fall 2021 One Room Challenge Complete! Check out how Jewel Marlowe transformed a neutral home into a colorful and glamorous entryway, dining room, and family room space complete with wallpaper, lighting, new furniture, art, drapes, and all the extras.

Fireplace Tile, Lighting, Rugs, Hardware | Wk 7!

Fireplace tile, lighting, rugs, pillows, art, hardware…Oh boy! It must be week 7 of the Fall 2021 One Room Challenge. Hold on tight, because we have a lot of updates to cover before next week’s reveal!

Schumacher Wallpaper in the Entryway and TV Room!!!

We have gone from BORING to THRILLING with the installation of Schumacher Wallpaper in both the TV Room and Entryway of our ORC Spaces.

2022 Home Decor Color Trends | Design Influencers Tour

High Point Market Trend Report # 2: 2022 Home Decor Color Trends and how to use them in our home decor. What colors are hot for next year.

Bird Wallpaper in the Dining Room for the Fall ORC 2021

Do you love a good bird wallpaper? Me too! Check out this Fine and Dandy Wallcovering for the ORC dining room and read the other updates.

High Point Market 2022 Interior Design Trends | Sofas

I’m back from High Point market and I’ve been taking notes! Check out my forecast for 2022 Interior Design trends with a specific focus on sofas. What shapes, colors, and materials are trending? Glad you asked!

Eat In Kitchen Updates with New Wicker Chairs

We have updated our eat in kitchen and I am excited to show you the changes. See the evolution of this space.

Week 4 Updates: Dining Room Paint

Dining Room Wallpaper and Paint Ideas |  Week 4 Fall ORCNOW WE ARE GETTING SOMEWHERE!  Check out these behind the scene sneak peeks of the One Room Challenge dining room, check out the paint color and catch a glimpse of the upcoming wallpaper!Week 1 | Week 2 | Week 3...

Design details and updates | Week 3 Fall 2021 ORC

Design Details Week 3 Fall ORC Now that a good chunk of our product has started to arrive, I want to show you some flat lays to illustrate the beauty of the design details in each of the three rooms.  I also want to highlight all of the outstanding issue yet to...

Basement Wallpapered Staircase Makeover Reveal

BEFORE & AFTER Basement Wallpapered Staircase makeoverWORTH THE WAIT!   I started this project in January of 2020 and I am FINALLY getting it done.  I can't wait to show you our wallpapered staircase makeover project.Before Staircase Makeover  This is how the...

Interior Designer Tips: How to Create Flow + Cohesion

Interior Designer tip: How to create a home with flow and cohesion? Here are some ideas to help you out in the process.

Fall 2021 One Room Challenge Plans | Which Room(s)?

Find out which rooms I am tackling for the Fall 2021 One Room Challenge. See the before images and the plan.

High Point Market Influencers Tour

I have a big announcement! I will be part of the High Point Market Influencers Tour for Fall 2021. Check out the other participants and companies that we will tour.

How To Add Backyard Lighting and Ambiance

Look has we used backyard lighting to add magical ambiance to our outdoor entertaining. See our sting lights, fire pit, and safety light.

Maximalist Laundry Room Reveal | Spring ORC

Spring 2021 One Room Challenge complete! I’m so excited to show you our maximalist wallpapered laundry room with stunning countertops, marble floors, art, organization, and hardware.

Antimicrobial Washer and Dryer for the Laundry Room

We upgraded to a new washer and dryer and I’m beyond obsessed! Check out the ratings, awards, and some of my favorite features.

Laundry Room Ideas: Art, Knobs, Storage

It’s all in the details! Check out these gorgeous laundry room ideas. Check out the hardware, art, and organization ideas.

Laundry Room Lighting- ORC Week 4

Week 4 of the One Room Challenge and I installed incredible laundry room lighting. Check out the new flush mount and other changes.

How I Wallpapered Cabinets in our Laundry Room

PROGRESS!!! Check out how I used Graham and Brown wallpaper to add gorgeous personality to these laundry room cabinets. ORC week 3.

Art and Cabinet Updates |ORC WK 2

In this week’s ORC update I highlight some great art from Return on Art and a recent cabinet install above the washer and dryer.

Spring 2021 One Room Challenge Plan | WHICH ROOM?

Today marks the start of the Spring 2021 One Room Challenge. Check out which room I’m tackling, and how plan to do it. Hint: It will be BOLD!

Backyard Ideas | The Big Reveal

It’s been several months of hauling, DIY masonry, installing faux grass, and sewing, but the reveal is here! Check out our backyard ideas.

Home Office Ideas | Add Style and Function

For many it has been over a year of online work and/or school. While some will be returning in person, others are finding their work from home status more permanent. I want to share some home office ideas to improve your office.

How to Install Artificial Grass Turf in the Back yard

I can’t wait to show you the before and after of our new backyard with artificial grass. I’ve explained the process and given you a tutorial.

Maximalist Decor- Maximalist Dining Room Refresh

Maximalist Decor inspired REVEAL DAY makeover to our dining room.  New chandelier, greek key drapes, and Inchyra Blue paint

Entryway Ideas including lighting, a table, and drapes

2 years after making over our entryway, it is time to hammer out all of the entryway ideas that we didn’t quite get right the first time around.

How To Make Outdoor Chair Cushions

Do you have old outdoor patio furniture that needs a refresh?   In my case, I had a pair of chairs that were missing cushions (and seats) all together.  What a perfect excuse to teach you how to make outdoor chair cushions in this tutorial.The awesome fabric was...

Pleated Lampshade Tutorial

I am so excited to bring you a step by step tutorial explaining how to make a pleated lampshade tutorial and custom biase tape

Kitchen Pantry Design Makeover- Wallpaper and Organization

For the first time I have a well thought out and beautiful kichen pantry design complete with gorgeous wallpaper and an organizational system.

Masculine Traditional Bedroom Reveal

This masculine traditional bedroom is giving me all of the feels. I love how the paint, moulding, wallpaper, lighting, art, and accessories work their magic

DIY Modern Bench Tutorial | Velvet Channel Tuft

WOW! Learn how I built this DIY Modern Bench through this step by step tutorial. It will look perfect at the piano or at the foot of a bed.

Picture Gallery Red Closet Reveal | Styled 2 Ways

I’m obsessed with this closet transformation and can’t wait to show you what a difference good paint, removing carpet, styling, and a good organizational system can make on a closet.

How to Make Your Home Look Expensive

Today I am discussing how to Make Your Home Look Expensive with the budget you have now and how to help it evolve and improve with time.

Planning Moulding and Trim Ideas

I’m excited to share this comprehensive guide to panel moulding and trim ideas from our home. Also, I’ve explained how to plan out the math of moulding.

Kitchen Pantry Makeover Plan| NYNR Challenge

Confession Time: I have a organization problem in my kitchen. Check out the embarassing before pics and the plan for my kitchen pantry makeover plan.

Cafe Matte Black Refrigerator Update- YAY!

I finally get to show you our new Cafe matte black refrigerator. I’m excited to break down all of the pros and cons to this beautiful fridge.

How to get a Marble Alternative Table with Tree Stump Leg

Curious about the steps it takes to fabricate a custom waterfall marble alternative table with a tree stump base? Don’t worry, I’ve got you covered. Step by step.

Palm Christmas Tree and Holiday Decor

For the third stop on our Holiday Home Tour I created a palm Christmas tree by combining ostrich feathers, DIY’ed paper palm trees, and vintage elements for our feminine and slightly Bohemian Christmas tree.

Bedroom Christmas Tree and Decor

We’ve added a gorgeous bedroom Christmas tree and it makes me so happy each time I walk in. To keep safe I mixed in some old ornaments with a few new DIYs

Glamorous Dining Room Reveal One Room Challenge

An AMAZING glamorous dining room makeover with a tree stump Cambria table, hardwoods, modern crystal chandelier, mural, moulding, Sulking Room Pink walls

Gratitude Christmas Tree 2020 Ideas

Gratitude Christmas Tree Ideas for Your Home Gratitude Christmas Tree Why a gratitude Christmas tree?  With so much uncertainty in 2020 things feel a little different this holiday season, don't they?  As I contemplated what I really wanted to do with this, the first...

Engineered Hardwood Flooring | Week 5 | Fall ’20 ORC

I’m in awe of the difference this LIFECORE engineered hardwood flooring has made in the Fall 2020 One Room Challenge dining room.

Glamorous Chandelier and High Gloss Ceilings for the Win!

Varaluz’s glamorous chandelier, the Matrix, looks dreamy in this Sulking Room Pink space with a custom sideboard. We also high glossed the ceiling and it is looking amazing in here.

Gorgeous Modern Sconces | Paint | Sideboard Updates

PLOT TWIST! Check out our new paint color, modern sconces, picture light, and diy IKEA hack sideboard we added to our Fall 2020 ORC dining room.

Imaginarium Mural Updates |ORC Wk 2 Progress

Progress shot for our new Fine and Dandy Co Imaginarium mural. I love this mural transformation and mural art

2020 Fall Home Tour | New Revival Rugs

New Revival rugs and subtle/classic updates mark the changes for the 2020 Fall Home Tour. We are loving the new updates to our home.

Red Earth Dining Room | F&B | Metrie Moulding | Fall 2020 ORC

Week 1 of the Fall 2020 One Room Challenge. I’ve already installed Metrie moulding and painted the walls with Farrow and Ball primer that is very similar to Red Earth.

Roman Shade Tutorial | Fully Functional & Beautiful

Who knew? Roman Shades aren’t as hard to make as I thought. I’m excited to show how I, step by step, crafted these beautiful window treatments using custom Spoonflower’s new Belgian Linen.

Patio Decorating Ideas- The Big Reveal

We are loving our new patio decorating ideas, just in time for Fall. Check out what a difference new paint, table, chairs, umbrella, and grass rug can make.

Bathroom Updates to our Colorful Bathroom

Bathroom updates complete! We have installed new art, hardware, rug, and towels, and this little kid’s bathroom feels pretty and functional.

Eclectic Patio Ideas…But will it work?

Patio Ideas   I believe that patio ideas and inspo can come from anywhere.  See how I found this matching twin bed set that my neighbor was not willing to tackle, and turned it into a long bench.  Now the question is, "Can I really waterproof it?  Is it worth the...

How to Upholster a Bench | Leopard Print |

I wanted to create a very special bench. Check out how I used Fancy Pants Bob fabric as I explain how to upholster a bench.

Canopy Bed Mood Board | Carpet One Floor & Home

Challenge accepted! Carpet One Floor and Home asked me to design a room based their top picked flooring. Can you say canopy bedroom design board?

Agate Table Reveal for the Deck Makeover

I’m ready to blow your mind with the most beautiful patio table of all time. Come check out this bespoke agate table hand-crafted by Candace Heil.

My Experience Trying-out For My Own HGTV Show

About a year and a half ago I had a production company reach out to me to see if I was interested in having my own HGTV show.  Of course I was surprised and excited about the opportunity.  While the show was ultimately not picked up, I still learned a lot, developed...

Colorful Home Tour | Jeweled Interiors

Check out a comprehensive colorful home tour for the summer 2020 It’s a Colorful Life Blog Hop.

Bathroom Tile Paint | Tutorial and Honest Review

Thinking about painting your kitchen or bathroom tile? I’ve found a tile paint that can be color matched! Check out how I used it and read my honest review.

Sunroom Ideas | New Rug and Canopy Swing

Obsessed is putting it lightly. Check out all of the fun sunroom ideas we have added to our indoor outdoor space. A DIY canopy, new Mohawk rug, art, chairs

Vintage Bathroom Refresh| Spring 2020 ORC Reveal

Vintage bathroom refresh for the Spring 2020 One Room Challenge COMPLETE! Check out how I kept the same basic footprint but added so much color and soul.

Dramatic Bathroom Lighting | ORC Week 7

It’s ok to play favorites! I am so excited to show you my very favorite element in my Spring ORC bathroom…The Rockstar chandelier! Check out the insane details on this piece.

Chinoiserie Wallpaper | A Bathroom Sneak Peek

Looking for beautiful chinoiserie wallpaper for your bathroom? Check out how installed this beautiful wallpaper from Hygge and West in our linen closet.

DIY Bathroom Vanity with Anthropologie Accessories

DIY bathroom vanity tutorial paired with epic Anthropologie accessories and mirror- Jeweled Interiors Spring 2020 One Room Challenge Week 4Week 1 | Week 2 | Week 3 | Week 4- DIY Bathroom Vanity | Week 5 | Week 6 | Week 7 | Week 8Looking for  DIY bathroom vanity...

Charlotte’s Locks Orange Paint- Inspiration and Tips

Charlotte's Locks Orange Paint by Farrow and Ball - Jeweled Interiors Spring 2020 One Room Challenge Week 3Orange you glad I'm trying this fun color, Charlotte's Locks, for this year's One Room Challenge.  While orange is a risky choice, there is something about this...

Tub Front Panel- Wicker DIY- ORC WK 2

Looking for a budget friendly and easy refresh to an ugly tub? Check out this front tub panel tutorial to learn how to reface your tub in cane/wicker.

Hall Closet Makeover with Ravenswood wallpaper

Hall Closet Makeover Reveal We needed a hall closet makeover! BIG TIME!  While I am thankful to have a closet at all, it really is just too small for a family of 6. Add to that a complete lack of neglect and it became challenging to even shut the door.  Check out how...

Jeweled Interiors- Kids’ Bathroom- ORC WK 1

        Kid's Bathroom- Jeweled Interiors Spring 2020 One Room Challenge Wk 1Week 1 You are here | Week 2 | Week 3 | Week 4 | Week 5 | Week 6 Yay!!! Today marks the beginning of the One Room Challenge and I am so stoked!  This go-round I will be...

How to Pick French Door Handles

Looking to upgrade your French Door Handles? Check out these useful tips and images to help you make your decision.

Fabric Wrapped Furniture Tutorial: Jazz Up Your Old Furniture

Looking for a way to dress up a boring piece of furniture? Check out this fabric wrapped furniture tutorial.  Here I used two beautiful fabrics from BariJ's new 365 Fifth Avenue fabric line:  Madison Avenue Blaze and Powder Your Face Day.  This fabric was gifted for...

5 Farrow and Ball Paint Tips

5 Tips to using Farrow and Ball Paint    Thanks to everyone for the many kind compliments about my husband's office reveal.  I wanted to share 5 tips that I learned using Farrow and Ball Paint.   The Plan | The Reveal | Reveal #2 | Tips to using Farrow and Ball Paint...

Stiffkey Blue Office- Feminine Style

Stiffkey Blue Office with a Feminine TwistStiffkey Blue Office Note: Thank you to Spoonflower, Farrow and Ball, Potomac Paint and Design Center, and Hudson Valley Lighting Group for sponsoring this fun project Navy Blue office Week 1 | Week 2- Big Reveal | Reveal Part...

Wallpapered Ceiling Office Reveal

YAY! Today I am revealing the wallpapered ceiling, stiffkey blue paint, lighting, and freshly upholstered settee in my husband’s office. It feels dark, masculine, and safe in here now.

Jewel Marlowe Home Tour Spring 2020

It’s a crazy world out there, but we are grateful to be blessed with health, food, and shelter. Check out the Jewel Marlowe Home tour 2020 and see how she has transformed their home over the last two years.

Navy Blue Office Plan

Navy Blue Office Note: Thank you to Spoonflower, Farrow and Ball, Potomac Paint and Design Center, and Hudson Valley Lighting Group for sponsoring this fun project Navy Blue office Week 1- You are here | Week 2- Big RevealI've always loved a Navy Blue office....

Teenage Girl Bedroom Reveal

We finished! Our daughter is loving her new Teenage girl bedroom down in the basement. Check out the fun before and afters. We added new moulding, paint, bedding, lighting, and a closet.

I’m Headed To High Point Market- Design Blogger

I am grateful and honored to be selected as a 2020 High Point Market Design Blogger Tour participant. I will be traveling down to High Point in April to give you the up to date style and trends for the year.

5 Epic Gallery Wall Ideas and Style Tricks

I’ve had a lot of questions asking for my best gallery wall ideas. I’ve put together my best tips and practices, including a fool proof way to keep your art straight on you wall…and costs around $3. You are welcome! 🙂

Basement Ideas | Makeover Part 2

It’s been a few weeks since the big reveal, but do you want to see how we REALLY use our basement? Check out these basement ideas for our workout room, TV area, hallway, game table, and kitchenette!

Spray Painted Campaign Dresser Tutorial

Learn the steps to beautifully refinish furniture with spray paint. Check out this painted campaign dresser tuturial and see the before and after images.

All That and the Elkay Kitchen Sink

I’ve had questions about our kitchen sink and wanted to make sure to tell you all about it! We love our matte black Elkay kitchen sink and faucet, and it works (looks) amazing! come check it out!

Basement Makeover for NYNR Challenge

Pinch Me!!!! I can’t believe that our living area in our basement makeover is complete. Come see the new moulding, flooring, paint, wallpaper, lighting,

Broche Chandelier in our Basement

We are to the fun part of the basement make-over! The details and lighting! Check out why we opted for the Crystorama Broche Chandelier for this space. I’m loving how it looks in this space.

Black and White & How to Style a Vignette

I’m breaking down three different vignettes in my home styled with our new black and white Mitzi lamp. Learn from the things I did right and my mistakes.

Striped Fabric for chairs | NYNR Updates

Our Vintage Art Deco chairs are going to look fab in this new striped fabric...IF I don't destroy them in the upholstery process!Note: Most of the products listed (including the striped fabric from Milton and King) are sponsored.  I appreciate the support of my...

Why we installed Select Surfaces Laminate Floors in our Basement

I have always dreamed of a wood look floor in our basement. Last week we replace our ugly, stained, white carpet for Select Surfaces laminate flooring with 24 hour spill proof properties and you will never believe the difference.

New Mohawk Rug | Change in NYNR plans

Oops! Change in plans for the New Year New Room Challenge. Check out the new room and the pretty new Mohawk Rug for the space.

New Year New Room Challenge Week 1

2020 New Year New Room Challenge It's January, and we all know what that means....No, I'm not talking about the five extra pounds of fat and the dead Christmas tree in the corner...I'm talking about the 2020 New Year Newe Room Challenge!  Actually, this year we could...

Art Deco Christmas Tree

Art Deco Christmas Tree Ideas for your home or next Great Gatsby Holiday Party Art Deco Christmas Tree There is something about the glitz and glam of the Art Deco age that plays so well with the magic of Christmas.  Like they say, "Ain't no party like a Gatsby party"....

Master Bedroom Christmas Tree

Check out how I decorated our master bedroom Christmas tree and made other fun updates to our space. A new velvet pillow and monogrammed sheets and pajamas get me all ready for colder temps.

Five Facts about my New Bertazzoni Master Series Range

Five Differences between my Old Oven Range and my New Bertazzoni Master Series RangeBertazzoni master series vs my old range It took me a week or two to get the hang of cooking on our new Bertazzoni 30 in all gas 5 burner Master Series Range that we installed during...

Romantic Christmas Tree Ideas- Jeweled Interiors

Romantic Christmas Tree Ideas for the My Home Style Christmas Home Tour Romantic Christmas Tree ideas We've all heard of children with visions of sugar plums dancing in their heads. While I think I would be hard-pressed to tell you what a sugar plum is exactly, I can...

2019 “Something Different” Fall Home Tour

2019 Fall Something Different Home TourThanks so much for joining in on this "Something Different" Late Fall Home Tour. If you are here today it is likely because you like design that is unique, beautiful, and thought provoking.  While each of the home tours so far...

Jeweled Interiors Fall 2019 ORC Reveal | Kitchen, Living Room

Jeweled Interiors- Fall 2019 ORC Big Reveal | Living Room, Eat In, and Kitchen It may take a village to raise a child, but it takes an ARMY to tackle a One Room Challenge this big.  While this may be my house and my three spaces that we wrapped up for the Jeweled...

Kitchen Updates | ORC Wk 5

Jewel Marlowe- Fall 2019 One Room Challenge Week 5 | Kitchen Updates, New Marble Tile, Oven Range, Countertops, Hardware, Fabric, Cabinets,  Burl Accents, and new Table Thanks so much for stopping by to see the kitchen updates for the 2019 Fall ORC week 5 updates....

Fall 2019 ORC Week 4 Updates | Mural, wool sofa

  Jewel Marlowe- Fall 2019 One Room Challenge Week 4 | Framed Mural, Wool sofa, sconces, art, and more This is a week of transition!  I have been sinking my heart and soul into our living room, but now it is time to wrap that up and start to think about our kitchen....

ORC Week 3 | New Hardwood Floors and Chandelier

check out my transformation for week three of the 2019 Fall One Room Challenge. These LIFECORE floors and Original BTC Lighting chandelier are mind blowing!

Statement Making Lighting, moulding, paint | ORC wk 2

Check out the updates for Jewel Marlowe’s One Room Challenge Living Room for week two of the One Room Challenge. Hint…moulding, paint, and statement making lighting

Jeweled Interiors Fall 2019 One Room Challenge Week 1

 Jewel Marlowe Fall 2019 One Room Challenge Week 1 - The Plan for the Living Room, Eat-in, and Kitchen   I am still in grateful shock and awe that Better Homes and Gardens chose me (and Girl and Grey) to be featured designers for the Fall One Room Challenge....

Powder Room Makeover Reveal | BP&P

Check out this dramatic yellow and green chinoiserie powder room with console sink and black marble tile.

New Bathroom Toilet and Sink | BP&P Week 3

Week 3 of the Bathroom Primp and Pamper. Check out how I plan to put the finishing touches on my stunning powder room. I think I have found the perfect bathroom Toilet and sink from Build.com and Signature.com

Elegant Bathroom Wallpaper + Lighting | BB&P Wk 2

THIS WALLPAPER IS AMAZING!!!! Check out how I used Fine and Dandy Co. wall covering, Metrie Moulding, and a Hudson Valley Lighting Easton Pendent from Build.com to add instant drama to our powder room.

Dramatic Half Bath Ideas | BP&P Week 1

Week 1 of the Bathroom Primp and Pamper and I’m revealing my before pics and killer plan!

Horizontal Channel Tufted Headboard and Matching Bedding Reveal

Check Out my Newly Upholstered Horizontal Channel Tufted Headboard and Matching Spoonflower Bedding Reveal PINTEREST || FACEBOOK || INSTAGRAM You know when you've had an idea in your head for months...a year even... and then you finally get a chance to create it?...

Guest Bedroom Before Pics and a Chic Plan

Guest Bedroom Before Pics and The Killer Guest Bedroom PlanThis April (three days after the One Room Challenge Reveal) my mom  (AKA: Grandma Kathy) and my grandma (AKA: Grandma Jewel) hopped on eastward bound planes to pay us a visit.  Our time together was completely...

Maximalist Sunroom Reveal on a Budget

What do you get when you shop your house for a budget friendly, colorful, and maximalist sunroom make over? Well, come check it out for yourselves and see 🙂

2019 Summer Home Tour

I can’t believe that we have finished 8 rooms in less than a year. Check them out here!

Three Bathroom Wallpaper Trends That I’m Crushing On

I’ve put together a round up for the all of the wallpaper bathroom inspo that I’m considering for our bathroom update

Channel Tufted Headboard DIY | Art Deco or Hollywood Regency Bed Tutorial

Building this Channel Tufted DIY Headboard wasn’t that hard! Check out my step by step tutorial.

Jeweled Interiors | Big Reveal | Magical Master Bedroom | 2019 Spring One Room Challenge

Spring 2019 ORC Master Bedroom Big Reveal  Oh, oh, oh, it's magic!  Magic and unbelievable that I made it to the big reveal that is...even with a trip to the Magic Kingdom in the middle of the One Room Challenge.  That's right, despite losing a week, I have done my...

Jeweled Interiors | Door Handle Upgrade | ORC Wk 5

Spring 2019 ORC - Door Handle Upgrade      It was time...I couldn't take it any longer....We needed a door handle upgrade in our ORC Space...and all of the other upstairs doors.  I think you will agree once you see the scary "befores" and beautiful "afters".   Week 1-...

Jeweled Interiors | Piemonte Chandelier Update| ORC WEEK 4

I’m dying! This new Piemonte Chandelier from Corbett Lighting is just plain spectacular and I can’t wait to show you this update for Week 4 of the Spring 2019 ORC.

Jeweled Interiors | Farrow and Ball |Setting Plaster |Thomas Mach Interiors

See how Farrow and Ball Paint in Setting Plaster transformed my Master Bedroom for week 3 of the One Room Challenge.

Jeweled Interiors | 5 Moulding Tricks to Give Height to Your Ceilings | ORC Wk 2

Looking to add the illusion of height to your walls? Try these five moulding tricks to beautify your home. Spring 2019 One Room Challenge week 2 updates.

Jeweled Interiors Spring 2019 One Room Challenge- Week 1 | Master Bedroom

Check out the Before pictures, mood board, and flat lay for Jeweled Interiors Spring 2019 One Room Challenge Master bedroom.

2019 Spring Home Tour | It’s a Colorful Life Blog Hop- Spring Edition

2019 Spring Home Tour | It's a Colorful LIfe Home Tour Welcome!  I'm so glad to have you here!  You may remember waaaayyyy back to December when we did a It's a Colorful Life Holiday Home Tour?  Weeeellllll, we had SO much fun that we are at it again...This time,...

How to Upholster a Bunk Bed

How to Upholster a Bunk Bed Here it is...The moment that you, or at least some of you,  have waited very patiently for....The STEP by STEP, how-to guide to transforming your ho-hum wooden bunk bed into the upholstered bunked of your child's DREAMS...no really...I mean...

Replacing Door Handles: Why This Upgrade Is Worth it!

Door handle upgrade | before and after pictures It is so nice to be living back in a home we own.  Even better, this is the house we hope to call our forever abode (someday).  Having that mindset changes the way I go about picking projects and products for our spaces....

3 Design Issues Resolved by Milton and King’s Simplemente Puntos Wallpaper | How to Hide Wonky Ceilings

I couldn't be more excited about our new entryway make-over, but there is one element and design technique that I really want to highlight.  Check out how I used Milton and King (Sponsored) Simplemente Puntos to overcome three design "issues" in our home.3 REASONS#1:...

Malachite Table DIY | Ikea Hack Using Spoonflower Wallpaper

The before and after’s on this Malm Ikea hack are insane. Check out how I used Spoonflower wallpaper to do this easy DIY Malachite table makeover.

Two Story Entryway Reveal | Adventure Refresh | Foyer Makeover

I can’t believe our new entryway! It’s just too pretty for words. Check out how we updated our dated 1990’s foyer and added both timelss and maximalist elements.

Week 2 | Adventure Refresh | New Entryway Lighting

Want to see my new entryway lighting? Curious which door handles I picked? All of this and more in today’s progress post for week 2 of the Adventure Challenge.

Adventure Refresh Week 1 | Entryway Makeover Before Pics and Plan

This entryway is as ugly as sin, but that is all about to change with the Choose Your Own Adventure Refresh. Jewel Marlowe has a plan to update and add personality during this entryway makeover

BIG NYNR Reveal | Upholstered Bunk Bed | Eclectic French Bedroom Make over

New Year New Room Challenge BIG REVEAL! Are you looking for inspiration for your children’s rooms? I bet you’ve never seen a girl’s bunk bedroom like this one before. Moulding, Custom bedding, Art Deco Chandelier, and upholstered bunk bed are just a few of the highlights in this space.

How to Hang Crown Moulding | Three Tips We Learned the Hard Way

Alls well that ends well, but learn from our crown moulding mistakes to save yourself stress and time.

New Year New Room Challenge Update | Week 3

It was a productive weekend for us in the New Year New Room Challenge. Come see the updates we have made in our daughters’ bedroom. Hint: Moulding does my heart good!

A Beginner’s Guide to Chair Upholstery | Week 2 NYNR Challenge Updates

A Beginner's Guide to Chair Upholstery Welcome to week 2 of the New Year New Room Challenge hosted by Casa Watkins Living?  If you missed my post from last week, feel free to go catch up on the game plan and the current state of things.  Only one thing has changed...

What I Gave My Mom For Christmas | Jord Watches | Timeless Time Pieces

My Mom visited for Christmas and I was able to give her the perfect gift. If you like watches and fashion, you’ll want to see this Frankie and Ash Jord watch #sponsored

2019 New Year New Room Refresh Challenge | Girl’s Room | Week 1

Today marks the first day of 2019 AND the first day of the 2019 New Year New Room Refresh. Join me as I make over my girls’ boing shared bedroom into a unique and beautiful design.

Jeweled INTERIORS 2018 Holiday Home Tour | It’s a Colorful Life Blog Hop

Today I get to participate in the “It’s a Colorful Life Holiday Home Tour” blog hop and I can’t wait to show you how I’ve decorated my home for the 2018 holiday season.

2018 Winter Eclectic Home Tour | Teenage Girl’s Bedroom

Want tips for decorating a teenage girl’s bedroom for the Holidays? I’ve gotcha covered! It’s all part of the Winter Eclectic home tour

Custom Upholstered Piano Bench Tutorial

Never seen a piano bench like this before? Let me show you how I completely customized and otherwise boring piano bench.

Jeweled Interiors | Miles Redd Inspired | Christmas Tree Blog Hop- 2018 Edition

Check out how I used inspiration form top designer, Miles Redd, to curate a bold, glamorous, and romantic Christmas tree

Glam French Bohemian Rhapsody Dining and Living Rooms | Jeweled Interiors | Fall 2018 ORC REVEAL

Fall 2018 One Room Challenge BIG REVEAL! After six weeks of 100% dedication I have transformed these two rooms just in time. Check out killer style in my living and dining room.

Mic Drop | Milton and King Viva Tropicana Wallpaper | Jeweled Interiors | Fall 2018 ORC Week 5

Find out why I’m almost speechless over the Milton and King Wallpaper Viva Tropicana Wallpaper I just installed in our dining room for the One Room Challenge!

My New Kovacs Chandelier | A Love Story | Jeweled Interiors | Fall 2018 ORC

This George Kovacs chandelier from @build.com has completely transformed my room. You have to see these before and after shots!

How and Why I am Feeding my Leopard Chair OBSESSION | Jeweled Interiors | ORC WK 3

I’ve got a fever! A fever for these leopard chairs. Check out the before and after on this cheeky little pair of Braemore Jamil Natural Leopard Print Velvet club chairs.

Why Metrie Moulding has ROCKED my WORLD | Jeweled Interiors ORC | Entertaining Spaces

Come see the amazing transformation that a little paint and moulding can make on a space!

Jeweled Interiors Fall 2018 ORC Week 1 | Formal Living and Dining Room | The Plan

The plan for Jeweled Interiors 2018 Fall One Room Challenge. A gorgeous living room and dining room.

How to Stripe your Desk to Match Your Walls | A Tempaper Mini Stripe Tutorial

Check out this tutorial to learn how to strip your walls and furniture with Tempaper Mini Stripes

Girl’s Bedroom Big Reveal! Just in Time for The Color Splash Blog Hop

Girl's Bedroom Big Reveal Today's the day!  It feels like we are finally making forward progress in this house... Wait. What? You haven't heard?  Yep, I've been working diligently-ish on a room here in our new home and I'm stoked... Feeling left out? No worries!  I...

How to Upholster a Headboard and Spoonflower Cypress Cotton Canvas Review

Ever wanted a custom looking head board but didn’t know where to start? Don’t worry! I’ve broken it down step by step

Brass Chandelier Round-up and Girl Bedroom Updates

Check out the new updates, including a killer Possini Euro Andre brass chandelier I just hung, in my daughter’s bedroom. I am loving how this first room in our new home is shaping up.

Girl’s Bedroom Make-over Plan! Time to Tackle the First Room in the New House!

Here we go! Time to start on the first room in our new home, my daughter’s bedroom. Check the plan and see which products I plan to use to make this a teenager’s preppy bedroom paradise.

9 Tips to Rockin’ Craigslist and Facebook Market Place

Want to win at Craigslist and Facebook Market Place? Follow these 9 tips and you will be surprised with what treasures you find.

Are you a Lazy Painter Who Hates to Sand! Velvet Finishes Tutorial to the Rescue

Is sanding the only thing holding you back from refinishing that piece of furniture? Wait no longer! I loved using the Velvet Finishes paint product series to update this tired campaign dresser.

We’re Home! Check Out Our Virginia “Before Pics”

We did it! We survived the move from New England down to Virginia. I was able to document the home before the 18,000 lbs of our stuff arrived. If you are a weirdo like me who loves to see the before pics then check out the blank canvas I have to work with for the next two years.

Tips to Removing Tempaper and Bedroom Updates in Preparation for the BIG MOVE!

Tips to removing Tempaper and before and after pictures WOWZERS!  This is really happening! Our 10 month assignment to this charming little New England island is coming to an abrupt end.  I'm still trying to wrap my brain around this timeline.  On one hand it feels...

Design Inspiration: Newport Mansion Tour | Rosecliff

Looking for design inspiration and ideas? Check out the 6 lessons I learned from Rosecliff, a stunning Gilded Age Mansion. I dare you to try to resist being inspired by this stunning space.

Jeweled Interiors || The Bold + The Beautiful Entertaining Space || Spring 2018 ORC Big Reveal

You simply HAVE to see this Spring 2018 ORC Reveal by Jeweled Interiors. She completely transformed a boring room into a restrained-maximalist paradise. Jewel was involved at every level of this project, even down to the details of the fabric design and upholstering of the terrazzo velvet sofa.

Terrazzo Sofa and Tiger Wallpaper ||The Bold and The Beautiful || How Spoonflower Rocks my ORC WEEK 5 World

Check out how I was able to get COMPLETELY UNIQUE velvet and wallpaper for my “Bold and Beautiful” ORC room. Also, you have to see the “before” and “after” on this sofa!!!

Jeweled Interiors || The Bold and The Beautiful || Lighting, DIY Art & Craigslist || ORC Week 4 Updates

Welcome To Jeweld Interiors! Hey, Hey, Hey!  I'm Jewel and I'm glad you have stopped into Jeweled Interiors, a blog dedicated to the pursuit of chic decor with eclectic soul (and heavy doses of DIY tips, tricks, and inspo).  We are a military family of six currently...

How to PAINT Upholstered Chairs That You Would Actually Sit In || Jeweled Interiors || Week 3 Spring ORC

Have old upholstered chairs that are screaming out for a facelift? Check out how I gave these chairs a new look for under $10 with a few painting supplies…NO REUPHOLSTERING REQUIRED!

Three Easy and Inexpensive Steps to Removable “Lacquered” Walls || ORC Week 2

Check out how I used simple items from my local hardware store to give my room removable “lacquered” walls.

Jeweled Interiors Entertaining Space || The Bold and The Beautiful || ORC Week 1

  I love it when a plan comes together (anyone reading this old enough to get that reference to the 80's TV show called the A-Team...ummm...yeah...me neither ?)?  Regardless of your age, and your experience with the 80's, I think you can agree that there is so...

The Hot Pink Bathroom BIG REVEAL!!! Week 5 of the Bathroom Primp and Pamper Blog Hop

I am SO EXCITED that I took the risks on this HOT PINK bathroom. Check out how I toned down the glam factor and bumped up the soul in this now stunning room!

The Purple Bathroom BIG REVEAL!!! Week 4 of the Bathroom Primp and Pamper Blog Hop

It’s BIG REVEAL DAY for the Bathroom Primp and Pamper Blog Hop and you HAVE to see how this purple bathroom turned out! It’s SOOOO PRETTY that you may actually change your mind about purple :).

The PINK Bathroom Updates | Week 3 | Go BOLD with Hot Pink Snake Skin Wallpaper

Go Bold or Go Home…I took some major risks with this hot pink snake skin wallpaper, but I think its going to look amazing in the end. Check out the progress shots so far.

The Purple Bathroom Primp and Pamper Updates | Week 3 | Tips for Styling Open Shelving

Wow! What a difference a little organization and styling can do to open shelving. Check it out an learn Jewel’s tips to making it functional AND pretty.

Week 2 | Pink Bathroom Updates | FAB Sconces | New Mirror | Rethinking EVERYTHING

I’ve made great progress this week in the second the Bathroom Primp and Pamper. Come check out the vibrant rug and the lux DIY velvet shower curtains.

Week 2 | Purple Bathroom | Pretty Rug + Velvet Curtains = PROGRESS!

I’ve made great progress this week in the second the Bathroom Primp and Pamper. Come check out the vibrant rug and the lux DIY velvet shower curtains.

Jeweled Interiors 2018 Spring Home Tour || Can You believe We Have Only Lived in This Rental for 6.5 months?

SO MUCH FUN! Today I get to join in the excitement of the 2018 Spring Home Tour hosted My Monica from Monica Wants it. Check out my complete home and then go see all of the other amazingly beautiful abodes.

Bathroom Primp and Pamper Challenge Week 1 Bathroom 1: A Sophisticated and Gathered Look

It’s the Bathroom Primp and Pamper Blog Hop Day. Come check out the two bathrooms I will be tackling throughout the entire month of March. Need more Inspo? I’m teaming up with over a dozen other talented bloggers who will be doing the same thing! So exciting!

BP&P CHALLENGE | BATHROOM 2 | WEEK 1| A Bold yet Chic Bathroom Plan || Can a Hot Pink Bathroom REALLY Look Good?

Welcome to Jeweled Interiors and the first week of the Bathroom Primp and Pamper Blog Hop.  This blogging challenge is a reoccurring event that will take place EVERY TUESDAY in the month of March and includes over a dozen talented bloggers and stylists who will be...

THE BIG KITCHEN REVEAL // A Beautiful Kitchen + Timeless & Eclectic Updates

THE BIG REVEAL!  I’d like to introduce you to THE MOST BEAUTIFUL kitchen we have ever had.  Yep, of our 12 homes this is BY FAR the most breath taking “heart of the home” we have been blessed to enjoy.  Check out how I have taken an already stunning space and added timeless accents to make it gorgeous.  Another room complete and this is one is a must see friends!

Bathroom Primp and Pamper Challenge Week 1 Bathroom 1: A Sophisticated and Gathered Look

It’s the Bathroom Primp and Pamper Blog Hop Day. Come check out the two bathrooms I will be tackling throughout the entire month of March. Need more Inspo? I’m teaming up with over a dozen other talented bloggers who will be doing the same thing! So exciting!

Master Bedroom Reveal || Classic, Eclectic, and Renter Friendly Elegance

IT’S DONE!!! Check out this Chinoiserie inspired bedroom with a perfect blend of feminine color and masculine thrifted art. See what a difference stunning removable wallpaper can make in a room. I CAN’T WAIT for you to see it!

Jeweled Interiors | Spring Tablescape // A Fresh Mix of Stripes and Happy Colors

The warmer temps are right around the corner. Now is the perfect time to start to plan out your amazing Spring Tablescape. Get inspiration here from graphic stripes, happy flowers, preppy colors, and a timelessly eclectic-glam design.

Master Bedroom Updates || Wallpaper, Bed, Nightstands

I’ve gone and done it! I threw all caution to the wind and dove right into a master bedroom make-over. Wallpaper? Check. New furniture arrangement? Check. Basically everything else? Ummmm. Ok, so there still some work to do, but check out the awesome progress so far!

How I used this $3 Product to Make Beautiful and Colorful Pillows

Find out how I used an inexpensive product and left-over fabric to update my living room for spring. You have to see this cost saving idea! Hint: Rit Dye may have been involved.

Help Me Pick Wallpaper for My Master Bedroom

HELP! I have three wallpapers that I would love in my master bedroom. The problem is I need to pick one. Check out the mood boards, read the pro’s to each and place your please vote on your favorite at the end of the blog post. Thanks friends!

Valentines Tablescape Ideas || Use This Easy Trick for Easy and Stunning Placemats

We have a week until that oh so special holiday which celebrats love and romance. What a perfect excuse to throw together a fancy little meal. Luckily, I have a tip for creating an easy and stunning Valentines tablescape. Not only is this idea versatile, it is completely customizable.  I’ll give you a hint…it has something to do with placemats.

Why I am in LOVE with the Ace Wall Sconce

It’s always the little details that elevate the style of the space. My favorite of all of these little deets for the New Year, New Room Challenge were the new sconces. Check out the before and after pictures and you will see why!

The BIG REVEAL! Eclectic Glam Tween Bedroom || New Year New Room Challenge

IT’S TIME FOR THE BIG REVEAL! Check out how Jewel transformed her tween girls’ bedroom into an eclectic-glam retreat…Hint: It included DIY projects, thrifting, and creativity to make this room high on style with very little cash.

Apres Ski Themed Party || Buffet and Tablescape || Ideas and Tips for a Simple Party

Party time! Wahoo! I got to throw a party this week and it was FUN! Check out how I threw together a SIMPLE and EASY buffet table and tablescape using an Apres Ski Party theme.

From Garden Stool to Cute Boho Glam Inspired Seating || Step by Step DIY Tutorial

I needed a little whimsy in my girl’s tween Boho Chic inspired bedroom for the NYNR Challenge. These fun little stools fit the bill perfectly. Best part of this super-easy project? The stools didn’t cost me a dime because I had all of the supplies on hand. See how I did it!

NYNR Challenge Week 3 || What a Difference Beautiful Wallpaper Makes in a Room

I’m happy to report that Week 3 of the NYNR Challenge was productive, rewarding, and beautiful! Most of this was due in fact to the installation of beautiful removable wallpaper. You have to see the progress on this one.

How to Strip furniture|| My Mid Century Modern Dresser Refresh

Follow this comprehensive step by step guide to stripping furniture with less time and less toxins than traditional furniture products.

Tween Girls’ Bedroom || New Year New Room Challenge || Week 2

Oh the suspense of it all! Week two of the New Year New Room delivered some hits and some misses on this tween girls’ bedroom makeover. See what Jewel learned from her mistakes

One Mid Century Modern Desk Styled Two Ways: Part 2 || Gathered and Eclectic Desk

Help Jewel choose between a feminine and lux desk design or the more gathered and collected version of an office space. One desk styled two ways with subtle differences.

New Year New Room Challenge Week 1: THE PLAN

Welcome! Hi!  I'm Jewel and I'm so very happy that you have taken the time to stop in and check out the big plans a brewin' for a tween bedroom makeover here at Jeweled Interiors.  If you haven't ever popped in before you should know a few things.  I like eclectic,...

One Mid Century Modern Desk Styled Two Ways: Part 1 || Feminine and Preppy

Looking for a stunning buffet table centerpiece? You’ve come to the right place! See how to transform your old Barbie house into a beautiful and functional addition to your next holiday party.

Christmas Light Organization Hack || A Simple and Free Way to Store your Holiday Lights

Feeling overwhelmed by piles of Christmas lights? Use this free and crazy easy trick to get your post holiday organization in order

Comprehensive Tablescape Tutorial || Follow These Simple Steps to Upgrade Your Table the Next Time You Host

This is an all-in-one guide to beautifying your table for your next party. Use one or two steps to dress up a simple family dinner or all 8 to really WOW your guests. Your tablescape is sure to thank you.

DIY Christmas Stocking Holders: Step by Step Tutorial

Looking for a stunning buffet table centerpiece? You’ve come to the right place! See how to transform your old Barbie house into a beautiful and functional addition to your next holiday party.

Jeweled Interiors Eclectic Holiday Home Tour 2017 | Romantically Chic + Christmas Poinsettia

Looking for inspiration for dramatic and romantic holiday decor? Join Jewel, from Jeweledinteriors, as she gives you a tour of her home all decked-out in burgundy and blush for the holidays.

Christmas Tree Reveals || Chic + Romantic + Eclectic= Jeweled Interiors

Looking for inspiration for dramatic and romantic holiday decor? Join Jewel, from Jeweledinteriors, as she gives you a tour of her home all decked-out in burgundy and blush for the holidays.

Jeweled Interiors Holiday Home Tour 2017 | Burgundy + Blush Christmas Decor Ideas and Tips

Looking for inspiration for dramatic and romantic holiday decor? Join Jewel, from Jeweledinteriors, as she gives you a tour of her home all decked-out in burgundy and blush for the holidays.

Rustic-Glam Holiday Party || a Chic Nature-Inspired Soiree and Home Tour

Looking for inspiration for your holiday party and decor? Check out this rustic-glam, nature inspired Christmas party. It is sure to give you great ideas and tips for your holiday bash.

DIY WOODEN PLACEMATS || EASY and NO Saw Required

Looking for an inexpensive way to dress up your table? Need a personalized gift to give to a friend or loved one? Use these 4 easy steps to build the wooden placemats of your tablescape dreams.

Blushingly Romantic ORC BIG REVEAL// I DIY’ed My Entire Great Room for the Cost of a Sofa!

It’s Week seven of the One Room Challenge. Check out Jewel’s big reveal of her blushingly romantic great-room makeover. This space is chalked-full of inexpensive and renter friendly tips and tricks!

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If wallpaper, fabric, and paint are part of your love language, then you are in the right spot.

Jeweled Interiors is an interior design blog for the those who believe that a room should look curated vs purchased, and intriguing vs boring.

If wallpaper, fabric, and paint are part of your love language, then you are in the right spot.

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Bancha Green | What a Difference Paint Can Make

Bancha Green, by Farrow and Ball, is a rich, masculine, earthy, and moody shade of olive green. Here are before and after shots.

Fall 2022 One Room Challenge- Jewel Marlowe

Fall 2022 One room Challenge. It is Jewel Marlowe’s 10th time participating in the One Room Challenge and she is tackling a client’s living and dining room. Here are the before pics and plan.

Eclectic Dining Room Summer Refresh

New updates for our eclectic dining room include a new chandelier, sconces, floral arrangement, rug, and table cloth. Such a big difference!

Customizable Grasscloth and Art | Office Refresh

Client office refresh reveal. Complete with new customizable grasscloth and art.

Grasscloth Living Room Reveal

Check out the reveal of this not-so-formal formal sitting room. See how blue living room grasscloth combined with funky details transformed this space.

Living Room Refresh | Check out What is Next!

The last 7 weeks have been filled with planning and scheming as I've been brainstorming seven different client spaces, including the exciting refresh of a living room.  Today, I finally get to show you this space and let you in on the game plan...I'll give you a...

Custom Sectional Review | BenchMade Modern

We ordered a custom sectional, made by BenchMade Modern, for the One Room Challenge. Here is the honest review.

Holiday Bedroom Decorations and Living Room Cheer

I’ve added a new rug, holiday bedroom decorations, a living room tree, and a new vintage Italian mirror. I’m excited to show you part 2 of the holiday home tour for 2021.

Striped Closet | Frog Tape DIY

Check out how striped my closet using trending colors, Frog tape, and a few basic supplies. Also, catch my tips on how to keep bright colors sophisticated.

Holiday Home Tour 2021 | Jewel Marlowe

This is a holiday home tour where I highlight many of the rooms in our home for the 2021 season. Check out the first of our three Christmas trees.

Legacy Furniture- The High Point Market Advantage

In today’s High Point Market Design Influencers Tour week 3 post we will be discussing “Legacy Furniture”. What that means, why it matters, and practical ways to obtain it, and other ways companies are making the world better.

One Room Challenge // Big Reveal | Jewel Marlowe

Fall 2021 One Room Challenge Complete! Check out how Jewel Marlowe transformed a neutral home into a colorful and glamorous entryway, dining room, and family room space complete with wallpaper, lighting, new furniture, art, drapes, and all the extras.

Fireplace Tile, Lighting, Rugs, Hardware | Wk 7!

Fireplace tile, lighting, rugs, pillows, art, hardware…Oh boy! It must be week 7 of the Fall 2021 One Room Challenge. Hold on tight, because we have a lot of updates to cover before next week’s reveal!

Schumacher Wallpaper in the Entryway and TV Room!!!

We have gone from BORING to THRILLING with the installation of Schumacher Wallpaper in both the TV Room and Entryway of our ORC Spaces.

2022 Home Decor Color Trends | Design Influencers Tour

High Point Market Trend Report # 2: 2022 Home Decor Color Trends and how to use them in our home decor. What colors are hot for next year.

Bird Wallpaper in the Dining Room for the Fall ORC 2021

Do you love a good bird wallpaper? Me too! Check out this Fine and Dandy Wallcovering for the ORC dining room and read the other updates.

High Point Market 2022 Interior Design Trends | Sofas

I’m back from High Point market and I’ve been taking notes! Check out my forecast for 2022 Interior Design trends with a specific focus on sofas. What shapes, colors, and materials are trending? Glad you asked!

Eat In Kitchen Updates with New Wicker Chairs

We have updated our eat in kitchen and I am excited to show you the changes. See the evolution of this space.

Week 4 Updates: Dining Room Paint

Dining Room Wallpaper and Paint Ideas |  Week 4 Fall ORCNOW WE ARE GETTING SOMEWHERE!  Check out these behind the scene sneak peeks of the One Room Challenge dining room, check out the paint color and catch a glimpse of the upcoming wallpaper!Week 1 | Week 2 | Week 3...

Design details and updates | Week 3 Fall 2021 ORC

Design Details Week 3 Fall ORC Now that a good chunk of our product has started to arrive, I want to show you some flat lays to illustrate the beauty of the design details in each of the three rooms.  I also want to highlight all of the outstanding issue yet to...

Basement Wallpapered Staircase Makeover Reveal

BEFORE & AFTER Basement Wallpapered Staircase makeoverWORTH THE WAIT!   I started this project in January of 2020 and I am FINALLY getting it done.  I can't wait to show you our wallpapered staircase makeover project.Before Staircase Makeover  This is how the...

Interior Designer Tips: How to Create Flow + Cohesion

Interior Designer tip: How to create a home with flow and cohesion? Here are some ideas to help you out in the process.

Fall 2021 One Room Challenge Plans | Which Room(s)?

Find out which rooms I am tackling for the Fall 2021 One Room Challenge. See the before images and the plan.

High Point Market Influencers Tour

I have a big announcement! I will be part of the High Point Market Influencers Tour for Fall 2021. Check out the other participants and companies that we will tour.

How To Add Backyard Lighting and Ambiance

Look has we used backyard lighting to add magical ambiance to our outdoor entertaining. See our sting lights, fire pit, and safety light.

Maximalist Laundry Room Reveal | Spring ORC

Spring 2021 One Room Challenge complete! I’m so excited to show you our maximalist wallpapered laundry room with stunning countertops, marble floors, art, organization, and hardware.

Antimicrobial Washer and Dryer for the Laundry Room

We upgraded to a new washer and dryer and I’m beyond obsessed! Check out the ratings, awards, and some of my favorite features.

Laundry Room Ideas: Art, Knobs, Storage

It’s all in the details! Check out these gorgeous laundry room ideas. Check out the hardware, art, and organization ideas.

Laundry Room Lighting- ORC Week 4

Week 4 of the One Room Challenge and I installed incredible laundry room lighting. Check out the new flush mount and other changes.

How I Wallpapered Cabinets in our Laundry Room

PROGRESS!!! Check out how I used Graham and Brown wallpaper to add gorgeous personality to these laundry room cabinets. ORC week 3.

Art and Cabinet Updates |ORC WK 2

In this week’s ORC update I highlight some great art from Return on Art and a recent cabinet install above the washer and dryer.

Spring 2021 One Room Challenge Plan | WHICH ROOM?

Today marks the start of the Spring 2021 One Room Challenge. Check out which room I’m tackling, and how plan to do it. Hint: It will be BOLD!

Backyard Ideas | The Big Reveal

It’s been several months of hauling, DIY masonry, installing faux grass, and sewing, but the reveal is here! Check out our backyard ideas.

Home Office Ideas | Add Style and Function

For many it has been over a year of online work and/or school. While some will be returning in person, others are finding their work from home status more permanent. I want to share some home office ideas to improve your office.

How to Install Artificial Grass Turf in the Back yard

I can’t wait to show you the before and after of our new backyard with artificial grass. I’ve explained the process and given you a tutorial.

Maximalist Decor- Maximalist Dining Room Refresh

Maximalist Decor inspired REVEAL DAY makeover to our dining room.  New chandelier, greek key drapes, and Inchyra Blue paint

Entryway Ideas including lighting, a table, and drapes

2 years after making over our entryway, it is time to hammer out all of the entryway ideas that we didn’t quite get right the first time around.

How To Make Outdoor Chair Cushions

Do you have old outdoor patio furniture that needs a refresh?   In my case, I had a pair of chairs that were missing cushions (and seats) all together.  What a perfect excuse to teach you how to make outdoor chair cushions in this tutorial.The awesome fabric was...

Pleated Lampshade Tutorial

I am so excited to bring you a step by step tutorial explaining how to make a pleated lampshade tutorial and custom biase tape

Kitchen Pantry Design Makeover- Wallpaper and Organization

For the first time I have a well thought out and beautiful kichen pantry design complete with gorgeous wallpaper and an organizational system.

Masculine Traditional Bedroom Reveal

This masculine traditional bedroom is giving me all of the feels. I love how the paint, moulding, wallpaper, lighting, art, and accessories work their magic

DIY Modern Bench Tutorial | Velvet Channel Tuft

WOW! Learn how I built this DIY Modern Bench through this step by step tutorial. It will look perfect at the piano or at the foot of a bed.

Picture Gallery Red Closet Reveal | Styled 2 Ways

I’m obsessed with this closet transformation and can’t wait to show you what a difference good paint, removing carpet, styling, and a good organizational system can make on a closet.

How to Make Your Home Look Expensive

Today I am discussing how to Make Your Home Look Expensive with the budget you have now and how to help it evolve and improve with time.

Planning Moulding and Trim Ideas

I’m excited to share this comprehensive guide to panel moulding and trim ideas from our home. Also, I’ve explained how to plan out the math of moulding.

Kitchen Pantry Makeover Plan| NYNR Challenge

Confession Time: I have a organization problem in my kitchen. Check out the embarassing before pics and the plan for my kitchen pantry makeover plan.

Cafe Matte Black Refrigerator Update- YAY!

I finally get to show you our new Cafe matte black refrigerator. I’m excited to break down all of the pros and cons to this beautiful fridge.

How to get a Marble Alternative Table with Tree Stump Leg

Curious about the steps it takes to fabricate a custom waterfall marble alternative table with a tree stump base? Don’t worry, I’ve got you covered. Step by step.

Palm Christmas Tree and Holiday Decor

For the third stop on our Holiday Home Tour I created a palm Christmas tree by combining ostrich feathers, DIY’ed paper palm trees, and vintage elements for our feminine and slightly Bohemian Christmas tree.

Bedroom Christmas Tree and Decor

We’ve added a gorgeous bedroom Christmas tree and it makes me so happy each time I walk in. To keep safe I mixed in some old ornaments with a few new DIYs

Glamorous Dining Room Reveal One Room Challenge

An AMAZING glamorous dining room makeover with a tree stump Cambria table, hardwoods, modern crystal chandelier, mural, moulding, Sulking Room Pink walls

Gratitude Christmas Tree 2020 Ideas

Gratitude Christmas Tree Ideas for Your Home Gratitude Christmas Tree Why a gratitude Christmas tree?  With so much uncertainty in 2020 things feel a little different this holiday season, don't they?  As I contemplated what I really wanted to do with this, the first...

Engineered Hardwood Flooring | Week 5 | Fall ’20 ORC

I’m in awe of the difference this LIFECORE engineered hardwood flooring has made in the Fall 2020 One Room Challenge dining room.

Glamorous Chandelier and High Gloss Ceilings for the Win!

Varaluz’s glamorous chandelier, the Matrix, looks dreamy in this Sulking Room Pink space with a custom sideboard. We also high glossed the ceiling and it is looking amazing in here.

Gorgeous Modern Sconces | Paint | Sideboard Updates

PLOT TWIST! Check out our new paint color, modern sconces, picture light, and diy IKEA hack sideboard we added to our Fall 2020 ORC dining room.

Imaginarium Mural Updates |ORC Wk 2 Progress

Progress shot for our new Fine and Dandy Co Imaginarium mural. I love this mural transformation and mural art

2020 Fall Home Tour | New Revival Rugs

New Revival rugs and subtle/classic updates mark the changes for the 2020 Fall Home Tour. We are loving the new updates to our home.

Red Earth Dining Room | F&B | Metrie Moulding | Fall 2020 ORC

Week 1 of the Fall 2020 One Room Challenge. I’ve already installed Metrie moulding and painted the walls with Farrow and Ball primer that is very similar to Red Earth.

Roman Shade Tutorial | Fully Functional & Beautiful

Who knew? Roman Shades aren’t as hard to make as I thought. I’m excited to show how I, step by step, crafted these beautiful window treatments using custom Spoonflower’s new Belgian Linen.

Patio Decorating Ideas- The Big Reveal

We are loving our new patio decorating ideas, just in time for Fall. Check out what a difference new paint, table, chairs, umbrella, and grass rug can make.

Bathroom Updates to our Colorful Bathroom

Bathroom updates complete! We have installed new art, hardware, rug, and towels, and this little kid’s bathroom feels pretty and functional.

Eclectic Patio Ideas…But will it work?

Patio Ideas   I believe that patio ideas and inspo can come from anywhere.  See how I found this matching twin bed set that my neighbor was not willing to tackle, and turned it into a long bench.  Now the question is, "Can I really waterproof it?  Is it worth the...

How to Upholster a Bench | Leopard Print |

I wanted to create a very special bench. Check out how I used Fancy Pants Bob fabric as I explain how to upholster a bench.

Canopy Bed Mood Board | Carpet One Floor & Home

Challenge accepted! Carpet One Floor and Home asked me to design a room based their top picked flooring. Can you say canopy bedroom design board?

Agate Table Reveal for the Deck Makeover

I’m ready to blow your mind with the most beautiful patio table of all time. Come check out this bespoke agate table hand-crafted by Candace Heil.

My Experience Trying-out For My Own HGTV Show

About a year and a half ago I had a production company reach out to me to see if I was interested in having my own HGTV show.  Of course I was surprised and excited about the opportunity.  While the show was ultimately not picked up, I still learned a lot, developed...

Colorful Home Tour | Jeweled Interiors

Check out a comprehensive colorful home tour for the summer 2020 It’s a Colorful Life Blog Hop.

Bathroom Tile Paint | Tutorial and Honest Review

Thinking about painting your kitchen or bathroom tile? I’ve found a tile paint that can be color matched! Check out how I used it and read my honest review.

Sunroom Ideas | New Rug and Canopy Swing

Obsessed is putting it lightly. Check out all of the fun sunroom ideas we have added to our indoor outdoor space. A DIY canopy, new Mohawk rug, art, chairs

Vintage Bathroom Refresh| Spring 2020 ORC Reveal

Vintage bathroom refresh for the Spring 2020 One Room Challenge COMPLETE! Check out how I kept the same basic footprint but added so much color and soul.

Dramatic Bathroom Lighting | ORC Week 7

It’s ok to play favorites! I am so excited to show you my very favorite element in my Spring ORC bathroom…The Rockstar chandelier! Check out the insane details on this piece.

Chinoiserie Wallpaper | A Bathroom Sneak Peek

Looking for beautiful chinoiserie wallpaper for your bathroom? Check out how installed this beautiful wallpaper from Hygge and West in our linen closet.

DIY Bathroom Vanity with Anthropologie Accessories

DIY bathroom vanity tutorial paired with epic Anthropologie accessories and mirror- Jeweled Interiors Spring 2020 One Room Challenge Week 4Week 1 | Week 2 | Week 3 | Week 4- DIY Bathroom Vanity | Week 5 | Week 6 | Week 7 | Week 8Looking for  DIY bathroom vanity...

Charlotte’s Locks Orange Paint- Inspiration and Tips

Charlotte's Locks Orange Paint by Farrow and Ball - Jeweled Interiors Spring 2020 One Room Challenge Week 3Orange you glad I'm trying this fun color, Charlotte's Locks, for this year's One Room Challenge.  While orange is a risky choice, there is something about this...

Tub Front Panel- Wicker DIY- ORC WK 2

Looking for a budget friendly and easy refresh to an ugly tub? Check out this front tub panel tutorial to learn how to reface your tub in cane/wicker.

Hall Closet Makeover with Ravenswood wallpaper

Hall Closet Makeover Reveal We needed a hall closet makeover! BIG TIME!  While I am thankful to have a closet at all, it really is just too small for a family of 6. Add to that a complete lack of neglect and it became challenging to even shut the door.  Check out how...

Jeweled Interiors- Kids’ Bathroom- ORC WK 1

        Kid's Bathroom- Jeweled Interiors Spring 2020 One Room Challenge Wk 1Week 1 You are here | Week 2 | Week 3 | Week 4 | Week 5 | Week 6 Yay!!! Today marks the beginning of the One Room Challenge and I am so stoked!  This go-round I will be...

How to Pick French Door Handles

Looking to upgrade your French Door Handles? Check out these useful tips and images to help you make your decision.

Fabric Wrapped Furniture Tutorial: Jazz Up Your Old Furniture

Looking for a way to dress up a boring piece of furniture? Check out this fabric wrapped furniture tutorial.  Here I used two beautiful fabrics from BariJ's new 365 Fifth Avenue fabric line:  Madison Avenue Blaze and Powder Your Face Day.  This fabric was gifted for...

5 Farrow and Ball Paint Tips

5 Tips to using Farrow and Ball Paint    Thanks to everyone for the many kind compliments about my husband's office reveal.  I wanted to share 5 tips that I learned using Farrow and Ball Paint.   The Plan | The Reveal | Reveal #2 | Tips to using Farrow and Ball Paint...

Stiffkey Blue Office- Feminine Style

Stiffkey Blue Office with a Feminine TwistStiffkey Blue Office Note: Thank you to Spoonflower, Farrow and Ball, Potomac Paint and Design Center, and Hudson Valley Lighting Group for sponsoring this fun project Navy Blue office Week 1 | Week 2- Big Reveal | Reveal Part...

Wallpapered Ceiling Office Reveal

YAY! Today I am revealing the wallpapered ceiling, stiffkey blue paint, lighting, and freshly upholstered settee in my husband’s office. It feels dark, masculine, and safe in here now.

Jewel Marlowe Home Tour Spring 2020

It’s a crazy world out there, but we are grateful to be blessed with health, food, and shelter. Check out the Jewel Marlowe Home tour 2020 and see how she has transformed their home over the last two years.

Navy Blue Office Plan

Navy Blue Office Note: Thank you to Spoonflower, Farrow and Ball, Potomac Paint and Design Center, and Hudson Valley Lighting Group for sponsoring this fun project Navy Blue office Week 1- You are here | Week 2- Big RevealI've always loved a Navy Blue office....

Teenage Girl Bedroom Reveal

We finished! Our daughter is loving her new Teenage girl bedroom down in the basement. Check out the fun before and afters. We added new moulding, paint, bedding, lighting, and a closet.

I’m Headed To High Point Market- Design Blogger

I am grateful and honored to be selected as a 2020 High Point Market Design Blogger Tour participant. I will be traveling down to High Point in April to give you the up to date style and trends for the year.

5 Epic Gallery Wall Ideas and Style Tricks

I’ve had a lot of questions asking for my best gallery wall ideas. I’ve put together my best tips and practices, including a fool proof way to keep your art straight on you wall…and costs around $3. You are welcome! 🙂

Basement Ideas | Makeover Part 2

It’s been a few weeks since the big reveal, but do you want to see how we REALLY use our basement? Check out these basement ideas for our workout room, TV area, hallway, game table, and kitchenette!

Spray Painted Campaign Dresser Tutorial

Learn the steps to beautifully refinish furniture with spray paint. Check out this painted campaign dresser tuturial and see the before and after images.

All That and the Elkay Kitchen Sink

I’ve had questions about our kitchen sink and wanted to make sure to tell you all about it! We love our matte black Elkay kitchen sink and faucet, and it works (looks) amazing! come check it out!

Basement Makeover for NYNR Challenge

Pinch Me!!!! I can’t believe that our living area in our basement makeover is complete. Come see the new moulding, flooring, paint, wallpaper, lighting,

Broche Chandelier in our Basement

We are to the fun part of the basement make-over! The details and lighting! Check out why we opted for the Crystorama Broche Chandelier for this space. I’m loving how it looks in this space.

Black and White & How to Style a Vignette

I’m breaking down three different vignettes in my home styled with our new black and white Mitzi lamp. Learn from the things I did right and my mistakes.

Striped Fabric for chairs | NYNR Updates

Our Vintage Art Deco chairs are going to look fab in this new striped fabric...IF I don't destroy them in the upholstery process!Note: Most of the products listed (including the striped fabric from Milton and King) are sponsored.  I appreciate the support of my...

Why we installed Select Surfaces Laminate Floors in our Basement

I have always dreamed of a wood look floor in our basement. Last week we replace our ugly, stained, white carpet for Select Surfaces laminate flooring with 24 hour spill proof properties and you will never believe the difference.

New Mohawk Rug | Change in NYNR plans

Oops! Change in plans for the New Year New Room Challenge. Check out the new room and the pretty new Mohawk Rug for the space.

New Year New Room Challenge Week 1

2020 New Year New Room Challenge It's January, and we all know what that means....No, I'm not talking about the five extra pounds of fat and the dead Christmas tree in the corner...I'm talking about the 2020 New Year Newe Room Challenge!  Actually, this year we could...

Art Deco Christmas Tree

Art Deco Christmas Tree Ideas for your home or next Great Gatsby Holiday Party Art Deco Christmas Tree There is something about the glitz and glam of the Art Deco age that plays so well with the magic of Christmas.  Like they say, "Ain't no party like a Gatsby party"....

Master Bedroom Christmas Tree

Check out how I decorated our master bedroom Christmas tree and made other fun updates to our space. A new velvet pillow and monogrammed sheets and pajamas get me all ready for colder temps.

Five Facts about my New Bertazzoni Master Series Range

Five Differences between my Old Oven Range and my New Bertazzoni Master Series RangeBertazzoni master series vs my old range It took me a week or two to get the hang of cooking on our new Bertazzoni 30 in all gas 5 burner Master Series Range that we installed during...

Romantic Christmas Tree Ideas- Jeweled Interiors

Romantic Christmas Tree Ideas for the My Home Style Christmas Home Tour Romantic Christmas Tree ideas We've all heard of children with visions of sugar plums dancing in their heads. While I think I would be hard-pressed to tell you what a sugar plum is exactly, I can...

2019 “Something Different” Fall Home Tour

2019 Fall Something Different Home TourThanks so much for joining in on this "Something Different" Late Fall Home Tour. If you are here today it is likely because you like design that is unique, beautiful, and thought provoking.  While each of the home tours so far...

Jeweled Interiors Fall 2019 ORC Reveal | Kitchen, Living Room

Jeweled Interiors- Fall 2019 ORC Big Reveal | Living Room, Eat In, and Kitchen It may take a village to raise a child, but it takes an ARMY to tackle a One Room Challenge this big.  While this may be my house and my three spaces that we wrapped up for the Jeweled...

Kitchen Updates | ORC Wk 5

Jewel Marlowe- Fall 2019 One Room Challenge Week 5 | Kitchen Updates, New Marble Tile, Oven Range, Countertops, Hardware, Fabric, Cabinets,  Burl Accents, and new Table Thanks so much for stopping by to see the kitchen updates for the 2019 Fall ORC week 5 updates....

Fall 2019 ORC Week 4 Updates | Mural, wool sofa

  Jewel Marlowe- Fall 2019 One Room Challenge Week 4 | Framed Mural, Wool sofa, sconces, art, and more This is a week of transition!  I have been sinking my heart and soul into our living room, but now it is time to wrap that up and start to think about our kitchen....

ORC Week 3 | New Hardwood Floors and Chandelier

check out my transformation for week three of the 2019 Fall One Room Challenge. These LIFECORE floors and Original BTC Lighting chandelier are mind blowing!

Statement Making Lighting, moulding, paint | ORC wk 2

Check out the updates for Jewel Marlowe’s One Room Challenge Living Room for week two of the One Room Challenge. Hint…moulding, paint, and statement making lighting

Jeweled Interiors Fall 2019 One Room Challenge Week 1

 Jewel Marlowe Fall 2019 One Room Challenge Week 1 - The Plan for the Living Room, Eat-in, and Kitchen   I am still in grateful shock and awe that Better Homes and Gardens chose me (and Girl and Grey) to be featured designers for the Fall One Room Challenge....

Powder Room Makeover Reveal | BP&P

Check out this dramatic yellow and green chinoiserie powder room with console sink and black marble tile.

New Bathroom Toilet and Sink | BP&P Week 3

Week 3 of the Bathroom Primp and Pamper. Check out how I plan to put the finishing touches on my stunning powder room. I think I have found the perfect bathroom Toilet and sink from Build.com and Signature.com

Elegant Bathroom Wallpaper + Lighting | BB&P Wk 2

THIS WALLPAPER IS AMAZING!!!! Check out how I used Fine and Dandy Co. wall covering, Metrie Moulding, and a Hudson Valley Lighting Easton Pendent from Build.com to add instant drama to our powder room.

Dramatic Half Bath Ideas | BP&P Week 1

Week 1 of the Bathroom Primp and Pamper and I’m revealing my before pics and killer plan!

Horizontal Channel Tufted Headboard and Matching Bedding Reveal

Check Out my Newly Upholstered Horizontal Channel Tufted Headboard and Matching Spoonflower Bedding Reveal PINTEREST || FACEBOOK || INSTAGRAM You know when you've had an idea in your head for months...a year even... and then you finally get a chance to create it?...

Guest Bedroom Before Pics and a Chic Plan

Guest Bedroom Before Pics and The Killer Guest Bedroom PlanThis April (three days after the One Room Challenge Reveal) my mom  (AKA: Grandma Kathy) and my grandma (AKA: Grandma Jewel) hopped on eastward bound planes to pay us a visit.  Our time together was completely...

Maximalist Sunroom Reveal on a Budget

What do you get when you shop your house for a budget friendly, colorful, and maximalist sunroom make over? Well, come check it out for yourselves and see 🙂

2019 Summer Home Tour

I can’t believe that we have finished 8 rooms in less than a year. Check them out here!

Three Bathroom Wallpaper Trends That I’m Crushing On

I’ve put together a round up for the all of the wallpaper bathroom inspo that I’m considering for our bathroom update

Channel Tufted Headboard DIY | Art Deco or Hollywood Regency Bed Tutorial

Building this Channel Tufted DIY Headboard wasn’t that hard! Check out my step by step tutorial.

Jeweled Interiors | Big Reveal | Magical Master Bedroom | 2019 Spring One Room Challenge

Spring 2019 ORC Master Bedroom Big Reveal  Oh, oh, oh, it's magic!  Magic and unbelievable that I made it to the big reveal that is...even with a trip to the Magic Kingdom in the middle of the One Room Challenge.  That's right, despite losing a week, I have done my...

Jeweled Interiors | Door Handle Upgrade | ORC Wk 5

Spring 2019 ORC - Door Handle Upgrade      It was time...I couldn't take it any longer....We needed a door handle upgrade in our ORC Space...and all of the other upstairs doors.  I think you will agree once you see the scary "befores" and beautiful "afters".   Week 1-...

Jeweled Interiors | Piemonte Chandelier Update| ORC WEEK 4

I’m dying! This new Piemonte Chandelier from Corbett Lighting is just plain spectacular and I can’t wait to show you this update for Week 4 of the Spring 2019 ORC.

Jeweled Interiors | Farrow and Ball |Setting Plaster |Thomas Mach Interiors

See how Farrow and Ball Paint in Setting Plaster transformed my Master Bedroom for week 3 of the One Room Challenge.

Jeweled Interiors | 5 Moulding Tricks to Give Height to Your Ceilings | ORC Wk 2

Looking to add the illusion of height to your walls? Try these five moulding tricks to beautify your home. Spring 2019 One Room Challenge week 2 updates.

Jeweled Interiors Spring 2019 One Room Challenge- Week 1 | Master Bedroom

Check out the Before pictures, mood board, and flat lay for Jeweled Interiors Spring 2019 One Room Challenge Master bedroom.

2019 Spring Home Tour | It’s a Colorful Life Blog Hop- Spring Edition

2019 Spring Home Tour | It's a Colorful LIfe Home Tour Welcome!  I'm so glad to have you here!  You may remember waaaayyyy back to December when we did a It's a Colorful Life Holiday Home Tour?  Weeeellllll, we had SO much fun that we are at it again...This time,...

How to Upholster a Bunk Bed

How to Upholster a Bunk Bed Here it is...The moment that you, or at least some of you,  have waited very patiently for....The STEP by STEP, how-to guide to transforming your ho-hum wooden bunk bed into the upholstered bunked of your child's DREAMS...no really...I mean...

Replacing Door Handles: Why This Upgrade Is Worth it!

Door handle upgrade | before and after pictures It is so nice to be living back in a home we own.  Even better, this is the house we hope to call our forever abode (someday).  Having that mindset changes the way I go about picking projects and products for our spaces....

3 Design Issues Resolved by Milton and King’s Simplemente Puntos Wallpaper | How to Hide Wonky Ceilings

I couldn't be more excited about our new entryway make-over, but there is one element and design technique that I really want to highlight.  Check out how I used Milton and King (Sponsored) Simplemente Puntos to overcome three design "issues" in our home.3 REASONS#1:...

Malachite Table DIY | Ikea Hack Using Spoonflower Wallpaper

The before and after’s on this Malm Ikea hack are insane. Check out how I used Spoonflower wallpaper to do this easy DIY Malachite table makeover.

Two Story Entryway Reveal | Adventure Refresh | Foyer Makeover

I can’t believe our new entryway! It’s just too pretty for words. Check out how we updated our dated 1990’s foyer and added both timelss and maximalist elements.

Week 2 | Adventure Refresh | New Entryway Lighting

Want to see my new entryway lighting? Curious which door handles I picked? All of this and more in today’s progress post for week 2 of the Adventure Challenge.

Adventure Refresh Week 1 | Entryway Makeover Before Pics and Plan

This entryway is as ugly as sin, but that is all about to change with the Choose Your Own Adventure Refresh. Jewel Marlowe has a plan to update and add personality during this entryway makeover

BIG NYNR Reveal | Upholstered Bunk Bed | Eclectic French Bedroom Make over

New Year New Room Challenge BIG REVEAL! Are you looking for inspiration for your children’s rooms? I bet you’ve never seen a girl’s bunk bedroom like this one before. Moulding, Custom bedding, Art Deco Chandelier, and upholstered bunk bed are just a few of the highlights in this space.

How to Hang Crown Moulding | Three Tips We Learned the Hard Way

Alls well that ends well, but learn from our crown moulding mistakes to save yourself stress and time.

New Year New Room Challenge Update | Week 3

It was a productive weekend for us in the New Year New Room Challenge. Come see the updates we have made in our daughters’ bedroom. Hint: Moulding does my heart good!

A Beginner’s Guide to Chair Upholstery | Week 2 NYNR Challenge Updates

A Beginner's Guide to Chair Upholstery Welcome to week 2 of the New Year New Room Challenge hosted by Casa Watkins Living?  If you missed my post from last week, feel free to go catch up on the game plan and the current state of things.  Only one thing has changed...

What I Gave My Mom For Christmas | Jord Watches | Timeless Time Pieces

My Mom visited for Christmas and I was able to give her the perfect gift. If you like watches and fashion, you’ll want to see this Frankie and Ash Jord watch #sponsored

2019 New Year New Room Refresh Challenge | Girl’s Room | Week 1

Today marks the first day of 2019 AND the first day of the 2019 New Year New Room Refresh. Join me as I make over my girls’ boing shared bedroom into a unique and beautiful design.

Jeweled INTERIORS 2018 Holiday Home Tour | It’s a Colorful Life Blog Hop

Today I get to participate in the “It’s a Colorful Life Holiday Home Tour” blog hop and I can’t wait to show you how I’ve decorated my home for the 2018 holiday season.

2018 Winter Eclectic Home Tour | Teenage Girl’s Bedroom

Want tips for decorating a teenage girl’s bedroom for the Holidays? I’ve gotcha covered! It’s all part of the Winter Eclectic home tour

Custom Upholstered Piano Bench Tutorial

Never seen a piano bench like this before? Let me show you how I completely customized and otherwise boring piano bench.

Jeweled Interiors | Miles Redd Inspired | Christmas Tree Blog Hop- 2018 Edition

Check out how I used inspiration form top designer, Miles Redd, to curate a bold, glamorous, and romantic Christmas tree

Glam French Bohemian Rhapsody Dining and Living Rooms | Jeweled Interiors | Fall 2018 ORC REVEAL

Fall 2018 One Room Challenge BIG REVEAL! After six weeks of 100% dedication I have transformed these two rooms just in time. Check out killer style in my living and dining room.

Mic Drop | Milton and King Viva Tropicana Wallpaper | Jeweled Interiors | Fall 2018 ORC Week 5

Find out why I’m almost speechless over the Milton and King Wallpaper Viva Tropicana Wallpaper I just installed in our dining room for the One Room Challenge!

My New Kovacs Chandelier | A Love Story | Jeweled Interiors | Fall 2018 ORC

This George Kovacs chandelier from @build.com has completely transformed my room. You have to see these before and after shots!

How and Why I am Feeding my Leopard Chair OBSESSION | Jeweled Interiors | ORC WK 3

I’ve got a fever! A fever for these leopard chairs. Check out the before and after on this cheeky little pair of Braemore Jamil Natural Leopard Print Velvet club chairs.

Why Metrie Moulding has ROCKED my WORLD | Jeweled Interiors ORC | Entertaining Spaces

Come see the amazing transformation that a little paint and moulding can make on a space!

Jeweled Interiors Fall 2018 ORC Week 1 | Formal Living and Dining Room | The Plan

The plan for Jeweled Interiors 2018 Fall One Room Challenge. A gorgeous living room and dining room.

How to Stripe your Desk to Match Your Walls | A Tempaper Mini Stripe Tutorial

Check out this tutorial to learn how to strip your walls and furniture with Tempaper Mini Stripes

Girl’s Bedroom Big Reveal! Just in Time for The Color Splash Blog Hop

Girl's Bedroom Big Reveal Today's the day!  It feels like we are finally making forward progress in this house... Wait. What? You haven't heard?  Yep, I've been working diligently-ish on a room here in our new home and I'm stoked... Feeling left out? No worries!  I...

How to Upholster a Headboard and Spoonflower Cypress Cotton Canvas Review

Ever wanted a custom looking head board but didn’t know where to start? Don’t worry! I’ve broken it down step by step

Brass Chandelier Round-up and Girl Bedroom Updates

Check out the new updates, including a killer Possini Euro Andre brass chandelier I just hung, in my daughter’s bedroom. I am loving how this first room in our new home is shaping up.

Girl’s Bedroom Make-over Plan! Time to Tackle the First Room in the New House!

Here we go! Time to start on the first room in our new home, my daughter’s bedroom. Check the plan and see which products I plan to use to make this a teenager’s preppy bedroom paradise.

9 Tips to Rockin’ Craigslist and Facebook Market Place

Want to win at Craigslist and Facebook Market Place? Follow these 9 tips and you will be surprised with what treasures you find.

Are you a Lazy Painter Who Hates to Sand! Velvet Finishes Tutorial to the Rescue

Is sanding the only thing holding you back from refinishing that piece of furniture? Wait no longer! I loved using the Velvet Finishes paint product series to update this tired campaign dresser.

We’re Home! Check Out Our Virginia “Before Pics”

We did it! We survived the move from New England down to Virginia. I was able to document the home before the 18,000 lbs of our stuff arrived. If you are a weirdo like me who loves to see the before pics then check out the blank canvas I have to work with for the next two years.

Tips to Removing Tempaper and Bedroom Updates in Preparation for the BIG MOVE!

Tips to removing Tempaper and before and after pictures WOWZERS!  This is really happening! Our 10 month assignment to this charming little New England island is coming to an abrupt end.  I'm still trying to wrap my brain around this timeline.  On one hand it feels...

Design Inspiration: Newport Mansion Tour | Rosecliff

Looking for design inspiration and ideas? Check out the 6 lessons I learned from Rosecliff, a stunning Gilded Age Mansion. I dare you to try to resist being inspired by this stunning space.

Jeweled Interiors || The Bold + The Beautiful Entertaining Space || Spring 2018 ORC Big Reveal

You simply HAVE to see this Spring 2018 ORC Reveal by Jeweled Interiors. She completely transformed a boring room into a restrained-maximalist paradise. Jewel was involved at every level of this project, even down to the details of the fabric design and upholstering of the terrazzo velvet sofa.

Terrazzo Sofa and Tiger Wallpaper ||The Bold and The Beautiful || How Spoonflower Rocks my ORC WEEK 5 World

Check out how I was able to get COMPLETELY UNIQUE velvet and wallpaper for my “Bold and Beautiful” ORC room. Also, you have to see the “before” and “after” on this sofa!!!

Jeweled Interiors || The Bold and The Beautiful || Lighting, DIY Art & Craigslist || ORC Week 4 Updates

Welcome To Jeweld Interiors! Hey, Hey, Hey!  I'm Jewel and I'm glad you have stopped into Jeweled Interiors, a blog dedicated to the pursuit of chic decor with eclectic soul (and heavy doses of DIY tips, tricks, and inspo).  We are a military family of six currently...

How to PAINT Upholstered Chairs That You Would Actually Sit In || Jeweled Interiors || Week 3 Spring ORC

Have old upholstered chairs that are screaming out for a facelift? Check out how I gave these chairs a new look for under $10 with a few painting supplies…NO REUPHOLSTERING REQUIRED!

Three Easy and Inexpensive Steps to Removable “Lacquered” Walls || ORC Week 2

Check out how I used simple items from my local hardware store to give my room removable “lacquered” walls.

Jeweled Interiors Entertaining Space || The Bold and The Beautiful || ORC Week 1

  I love it when a plan comes together (anyone reading this old enough to get that reference to the 80's TV show called the A-Team...ummm...yeah...me neither ?)?  Regardless of your age, and your experience with the 80's, I think you can agree that there is so...

The Hot Pink Bathroom BIG REVEAL!!! Week 5 of the Bathroom Primp and Pamper Blog Hop

I am SO EXCITED that I took the risks on this HOT PINK bathroom. Check out how I toned down the glam factor and bumped up the soul in this now stunning room!

The Purple Bathroom BIG REVEAL!!! Week 4 of the Bathroom Primp and Pamper Blog Hop

It’s BIG REVEAL DAY for the Bathroom Primp and Pamper Blog Hop and you HAVE to see how this purple bathroom turned out! It’s SOOOO PRETTY that you may actually change your mind about purple :).

The PINK Bathroom Updates | Week 3 | Go BOLD with Hot Pink Snake Skin Wallpaper

Go Bold or Go Home…I took some major risks with this hot pink snake skin wallpaper, but I think its going to look amazing in the end. Check out the progress shots so far.

The Purple Bathroom Primp and Pamper Updates | Week 3 | Tips for Styling Open Shelving

Wow! What a difference a little organization and styling can do to open shelving. Check it out an learn Jewel’s tips to making it functional AND pretty.

Week 2 | Pink Bathroom Updates | FAB Sconces | New Mirror | Rethinking EVERYTHING

I’ve made great progress this week in the second the Bathroom Primp and Pamper. Come check out the vibrant rug and the lux DIY velvet shower curtains.

Week 2 | Purple Bathroom | Pretty Rug + Velvet Curtains = PROGRESS!

I’ve made great progress this week in the second the Bathroom Primp and Pamper. Come check out the vibrant rug and the lux DIY velvet shower curtains.

Jeweled Interiors 2018 Spring Home Tour || Can You believe We Have Only Lived in This Rental for 6.5 months?

SO MUCH FUN! Today I get to join in the excitement of the 2018 Spring Home Tour hosted My Monica from Monica Wants it. Check out my complete home and then go see all of the other amazingly beautiful abodes.

Bathroom Primp and Pamper Challenge Week 1 Bathroom 1: A Sophisticated and Gathered Look

It’s the Bathroom Primp and Pamper Blog Hop Day. Come check out the two bathrooms I will be tackling throughout the entire month of March. Need more Inspo? I’m teaming up with over a dozen other talented bloggers who will be doing the same thing! So exciting!

BP&P CHALLENGE | BATHROOM 2 | WEEK 1| A Bold yet Chic Bathroom Plan || Can a Hot Pink Bathroom REALLY Look Good?

Welcome to Jeweled Interiors and the first week of the Bathroom Primp and Pamper Blog Hop.  This blogging challenge is a reoccurring event that will take place EVERY TUESDAY in the month of March and includes over a dozen talented bloggers and stylists who will be...

THE BIG KITCHEN REVEAL // A Beautiful Kitchen + Timeless & Eclectic Updates

THE BIG REVEAL!  I’d like to introduce you to THE MOST BEAUTIFUL kitchen we have ever had.  Yep, of our 12 homes this is BY FAR the most breath taking “heart of the home” we have been blessed to enjoy.  Check out how I have taken an already stunning space and added timeless accents to make it gorgeous.  Another room complete and this is one is a must see friends!

Bathroom Primp and Pamper Challenge Week 1 Bathroom 1: A Sophisticated and Gathered Look

It’s the Bathroom Primp and Pamper Blog Hop Day. Come check out the two bathrooms I will be tackling throughout the entire month of March. Need more Inspo? I’m teaming up with over a dozen other talented bloggers who will be doing the same thing! So exciting!

Master Bedroom Reveal || Classic, Eclectic, and Renter Friendly Elegance

IT’S DONE!!! Check out this Chinoiserie inspired bedroom with a perfect blend of feminine color and masculine thrifted art. See what a difference stunning removable wallpaper can make in a room. I CAN’T WAIT for you to see it!

Jeweled Interiors | Spring Tablescape // A Fresh Mix of Stripes and Happy Colors

The warmer temps are right around the corner. Now is the perfect time to start to plan out your amazing Spring Tablescape. Get inspiration here from graphic stripes, happy flowers, preppy colors, and a timelessly eclectic-glam design.

Master Bedroom Updates || Wallpaper, Bed, Nightstands

I’ve gone and done it! I threw all caution to the wind and dove right into a master bedroom make-over. Wallpaper? Check. New furniture arrangement? Check. Basically everything else? Ummmm. Ok, so there still some work to do, but check out the awesome progress so far!

How I used this $3 Product to Make Beautiful and Colorful Pillows

Find out how I used an inexpensive product and left-over fabric to update my living room for spring. You have to see this cost saving idea! Hint: Rit Dye may have been involved.

Help Me Pick Wallpaper for My Master Bedroom

HELP! I have three wallpapers that I would love in my master bedroom. The problem is I need to pick one. Check out the mood boards, read the pro’s to each and place your please vote on your favorite at the end of the blog post. Thanks friends!

Valentines Tablescape Ideas || Use This Easy Trick for Easy and Stunning Placemats

We have a week until that oh so special holiday which celebrats love and romance. What a perfect excuse to throw together a fancy little meal. Luckily, I have a tip for creating an easy and stunning Valentines tablescape. Not only is this idea versatile, it is completely customizable.  I’ll give you a hint…it has something to do with placemats.

Why I am in LOVE with the Ace Wall Sconce

It’s always the little details that elevate the style of the space. My favorite of all of these little deets for the New Year, New Room Challenge were the new sconces. Check out the before and after pictures and you will see why!

The BIG REVEAL! Eclectic Glam Tween Bedroom || New Year New Room Challenge

IT’S TIME FOR THE BIG REVEAL! Check out how Jewel transformed her tween girls’ bedroom into an eclectic-glam retreat…Hint: It included DIY projects, thrifting, and creativity to make this room high on style with very little cash.

Apres Ski Themed Party || Buffet and Tablescape || Ideas and Tips for a Simple Party

Party time! Wahoo! I got to throw a party this week and it was FUN! Check out how I threw together a SIMPLE and EASY buffet table and tablescape using an Apres Ski Party theme.

From Garden Stool to Cute Boho Glam Inspired Seating || Step by Step DIY Tutorial

I needed a little whimsy in my girl’s tween Boho Chic inspired bedroom for the NYNR Challenge. These fun little stools fit the bill perfectly. Best part of this super-easy project? The stools didn’t cost me a dime because I had all of the supplies on hand. See how I did it!

NYNR Challenge Week 3 || What a Difference Beautiful Wallpaper Makes in a Room

I’m happy to report that Week 3 of the NYNR Challenge was productive, rewarding, and beautiful! Most of this was due in fact to the installation of beautiful removable wallpaper. You have to see the progress on this one.

How to Strip furniture|| My Mid Century Modern Dresser Refresh

Follow this comprehensive step by step guide to stripping furniture with less time and less toxins than traditional furniture products.

Tween Girls’ Bedroom || New Year New Room Challenge || Week 2

Oh the suspense of it all! Week two of the New Year New Room delivered some hits and some misses on this tween girls’ bedroom makeover. See what Jewel learned from her mistakes

One Mid Century Modern Desk Styled Two Ways: Part 2 || Gathered and Eclectic Desk

Help Jewel choose between a feminine and lux desk design or the more gathered and collected version of an office space. One desk styled two ways with subtle differences.

New Year New Room Challenge Week 1: THE PLAN

Welcome! Hi!  I'm Jewel and I'm so very happy that you have taken the time to stop in and check out the big plans a brewin' for a tween bedroom makeover here at Jeweled Interiors.  If you haven't ever popped in before you should know a few things.  I like eclectic,...

One Mid Century Modern Desk Styled Two Ways: Part 1 || Feminine and Preppy

Looking for a stunning buffet table centerpiece? You’ve come to the right place! See how to transform your old Barbie house into a beautiful and functional addition to your next holiday party.

Christmas Light Organization Hack || A Simple and Free Way to Store your Holiday Lights

Feeling overwhelmed by piles of Christmas lights? Use this free and crazy easy trick to get your post holiday organization in order

Comprehensive Tablescape Tutorial || Follow These Simple Steps to Upgrade Your Table the Next Time You Host

This is an all-in-one guide to beautifying your table for your next party. Use one or two steps to dress up a simple family dinner or all 8 to really WOW your guests. Your tablescape is sure to thank you.

DIY Christmas Stocking Holders: Step by Step Tutorial

Looking for a stunning buffet table centerpiece? You’ve come to the right place! See how to transform your old Barbie house into a beautiful and functional addition to your next holiday party.

Jeweled Interiors Eclectic Holiday Home Tour 2017 | Romantically Chic + Christmas Poinsettia

Looking for inspiration for dramatic and romantic holiday decor? Join Jewel, from Jeweledinteriors, as she gives you a tour of her home all decked-out in burgundy and blush for the holidays.

Christmas Tree Reveals || Chic + Romantic + Eclectic= Jeweled Interiors

Looking for inspiration for dramatic and romantic holiday decor? Join Jewel, from Jeweledinteriors, as she gives you a tour of her home all decked-out in burgundy and blush for the holidays.

Jeweled Interiors Holiday Home Tour 2017 | Burgundy + Blush Christmas Decor Ideas and Tips

Looking for inspiration for dramatic and romantic holiday decor? Join Jewel, from Jeweledinteriors, as she gives you a tour of her home all decked-out in burgundy and blush for the holidays.

Rustic-Glam Holiday Party || a Chic Nature-Inspired Soiree and Home Tour

Looking for inspiration for your holiday party and decor? Check out this rustic-glam, nature inspired Christmas party. It is sure to give you great ideas and tips for your holiday bash.

DIY WOODEN PLACEMATS || EASY and NO Saw Required

Looking for an inexpensive way to dress up your table? Need a personalized gift to give to a friend or loved one? Use these 4 easy steps to build the wooden placemats of your tablescape dreams.

Blushingly Romantic ORC BIG REVEAL// I DIY’ed My Entire Great Room for the Cost of a Sofa!

It’s Week seven of the One Room Challenge. Check out Jewel’s big reveal of her blushingly romantic great-room makeover. This space is chalked-full of inexpensive and renter friendly tips and tricks!

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