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7 KEY PIECES YOU WILL LOVE ALL SEASON

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Over a decade ago, I exchanged my corporate life in building construction for an opportunity to enhance your personal home via decoration and renovation.  My mission? To help busy professionals make their homes their sanctuaries.

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I love flipping through the pages of my favorite fashion magazine to see what the experts name as the top pieces for the season. Layer upon layer, these stylish pieces evoke feelings of warmth and comfort—pretty much the way I want to feel at home, too.

In this ideabook for Houzz.com, I introduce the 7 key pieces used to put together the perfect look when outfitting your home. These smart pieces add function and style all season long:

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1. The leather sofa. When buying a leather sofa, you cannot beat the real thing. An investment piece, it will maintain its value and like fine wine, gets better with age. In the winter months, pair it with a fur throw to add a touch of luxury and play on texture.

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Hi, I'm Erika.
Your Design + Happy Healthy Home Advocate.

Over a decade ago, I exchanged my corporate life in building construction for an opportunity to enhance your personal home via decoration and renovation. My mission? To help busy professionals make their homes their sanctuaries.

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