How to Decorate
About This Show
We want to teach you how to decorate! We'll help you unleash your inner decorator with interviews from interior designers, sharing the trials and triumphs from our own homes, and answering your burning decorating questions. Brought to you from the Ballard Designs team.
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Ep. 23 with the Madcap Cottage Gents, Part 2
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We couldn't pass up the opportunity to sit down with Jason & John, the Madcap Cottage Gents, at their home in High Point, North Carolina. They graciously invited us over for dinner, and before we dug into their spread, we discussed all of the gorgeous details in their home, their upcoming book Prints Charming, and much more. What You'll Hear on This Episode: Taryn shares her trial -- putting toilet bowl cleaner in her dishwasher! Her triumph was successfully getting her dog's drool off her car's leather interior I share my newest go-to appetizer for entertaining Karen's triumph was getting some new goodies from Etsy for her summer vacation We talk about Jason & John's upcoming book, Prints Charming The guys talk about why you should always talk to the antique dealer to hear the story of the piece We discuss many of the details in Jason and John's home -- like the way they hung art in their library So many pieces in their home have special details they've customized themselves We talk about creating seating areas -- you can likely fit in more seating than you think We talk about the lost art of entertaining and why you shouldn't stress Lighting is so important -- you likely need more than you think We talk about the challenges of renting We talk about why you should mix styles in your home