Topic: Shopping

Andrew Skipper Visits Legacy Home Furniture

Posted on Friday, November 9th, 2012 in Shopping, Things to do in Elkhart County

One of the greatest investments you will make in your home is your furniture. That’s why I recommend buying the absolute best quality pieces that your budget will allow. When I’m shopping for furniture for myself or clients, I look for a few key components to make sure that I’m getting the best value. If … Continued

Andrew Skipper Visits Gamze Neer Exclusive

Posted on Friday, October 26th, 2012 in Shopping, Things to do in Elkhart County, Uncategorized

When I was in Europe, one of my favorite things to do was to wander from shop to shop in the quaint little towns and meet the shopkeepers, whose families had often been in the same location for generations. They always had fantastic handmade wares from local artisans and it seemed that each object had … Continued

Andrew Skipper Visits Stone Soup Emporium in Bristol

Posted on Friday, September 28th, 2012 in Shopping, Things to do in Elkhart County, Uncategorized

As an interior designer, people are constantly asking me about color. Deciding what colors you want to live with every day can seem like a daunting task. Perhaps you like red, but it takes a brave person to dive right in and paint their entire room red! But it’s also boring to leave everything neutral. … Continued

Andrew Skipper Visits Old Creamery Antiques

Posted on Tuesday, August 14th, 2012 in Shopping, Things to do in Elkhart County, Uncategorized

If I’ve said it once, I’ve said it a thousand times, “Your home should reflect YOU!”  Every person has a unique personal style that should be expressed in their surroundings.  But in today’s cookie cutter world, it’s so easy to just do the same thing everyone else is doing.  I’m here to encourage you to … Continued

Andrew Skipper Visits the Cinnamon Stick in Middlebury

Posted on Monday, July 23rd, 2012 in Shopping, Things to do in Elkhart County, Uncategorized

I love to entertain at home, and I also love when I receive an invitation to go to a friend’s house for dinner. There is something about being invited into someone’s home that makes me feel special. When somebody prepares a meal and opens their home, it is the ultimate act of hospitality and I … Continued

Antiques and More by Fretta

Posted on Friday, April 20th, 2012 in Shopping, Things to do in Elkhart County, Uncategorized

As an interior designer I am always telling people to mix things up.  It’s so important to incorporate different textures, materials, colors, and styles into your home.  And it’s also a great idea to decorate with items from various time periods. Sometimes when I say “vintage” or “antique,” people immediately tune out because their style is … Continued

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