General, what did you find out about your self as a designer from doing this present?
I at all times knew that I really like particulars, however I needed to come to grips with the truth that on initiatives with tight and strict deadlines, each element that I’m obsessing over received’t make it and that’s okay.
Is there any concern in regards to the design parts (just like the prefab kitchen) not holding up over time?
There’s a notion that prefabricated designs will not be as protected as historically constructed designs and this merely isn’t true. Within the occasion of a prefab kitchen, they’re constructed in managed environments utilizing tools particularly designed to bolster its construction for long-term utilization. The standard of supplies utilized in constructing may also play an enormous function in how properly it will probably stand up to normal put on and tear. I extremely doubt any of the households we labored with can have any issues.
Was the paint dry when individuals walked into their renovated properties?
This can be a nice query! Sure, the paint was dry by the point individuals got here residence to the good shock of their properties being renovated. It was shut in a number of cases, however we bought that half carried out.
What would your response be in case your husband did this at your house?
I feel I’m reasonably exhausting to shock. I at all times need to know what’s happening, however as soon as a shock is sprung on me, I’m grateful. I occur to be married to a very gifted man with superb style. If Jason determined to shock me with a renovated residence, I’d be thrilled.
You and your husband have turn into fathers since we interviewed you about Styling Hollywood. How has having a toddler modified your lives and the way did fatherhood allow you to design for this present?
It sounds so cliché however changing into fathers has been the best reward to Jason and I. We each love work and happily, there’s loads of it for every of us however since having [our son] Arrow we discover ourselves residence extra typically. Arrow turned one in June and he’s doing the whole lot from strolling to opening doorways and making an attempt on all of the hats and sun shades in our closet. I undoubtedly made a bunch of choices primarily based on learnings from being a father, living proof, not placing cabinets above the crib within the first episode.