‘Tis the start of the holiday season! We love this time of year and all of the family gatherings, get-togethers with friends, and of course festive food and decor! Inevitably as we prepare for the events of the holidays, a bit of panic might creep in from time to time if you feel rushed or that you may have forgotten something (horrors!). As a pre-holiday gathering, our team sat down together to brainstorm and create this list of 10 helpful tips for a stress-free holiday season.
Gingerbread, chocolate chip, peanut butter blossoms and sugar cookies! Oh My! We’re sure many of you have been baking away in your kitchens preparing some of your favorite sweet treats for your holiday celebrations. Our team has been at it too! A few of the ladies on our team love to bake and we’ve asked them to share one of their favorite recipes with you. Enjoy!
Remarkable Fudge (from Better Homes and Gardens)
4 cups sugar
2 5-ounce cans (1 1/3 cups total) evaporated milk
1 cup butter
1 12-ounce package (2 cups) semisweet chocolate pieces
1 7-ounce dark chocolate or milk chocolate candy bar,……
We are excited to announce the formal expansion of Decor and You DC to include kitchen, bathroom and basement remodeling and staging services. For 13 years our firm’s core service has been full-service interior decorating. While already experienced in working with clients, builders and realtors to complete remodeling and staging projects, we’ve officially expanded and formed Signature Design Interiors. We have the same great team of professionals who you have worked with in the past and continue to serve Northern Virginia, Washington, D.C. and Maryland.
Our goal is to design spaces that solve challenging functional needs and incorporate your style preferences.……
It’s really fun to start with a blank canvas and that’s exactly what we did on this project. In just six weeks, our client was going to be moving into her new home in Ashburn and she wanted our help to create the contemporary style home she had in mind. Although the time frame was short, we were able to find furnishings, window treatments, art and accessories, paint the entire house, install wallpaper, and other specialty treatments in time for the family’s move in date.