Whether hosting a large formal dinner or just cooking a small meal for two, celebrate this Thanksgiving in style by giving your guests a tablescape fitting for a feast. The focal point of any dinner party is always the table, so your presentation can definitely set the tone for your celebration. This Thanksgiving holiday curate a proper place setting, making a statement with even the simplest of dinner sets and decorations.
Entries Tagged as 'Tips & Tricks'
Nov 14, 2014
Festive parties are a fun part of the holidays. Whether for work or with family and friends, a small gift is always a great way to say thank you to your host/hostess and I have put together a simple gift guide to help you do just that!
Oct 20, 2014
Incorporating textiles into your home decor style is a great way to add a splash of color and texture. This week’s Kuzak’s Closet estate sale in Palo Alto features a bevy of textile treasures from regions like India, Laos, Thailand, Africa, Peru, Mexico and more. Below I am offering my favorite Pinterest-inspired idea to help add a new element to your home decor – starting in the bedroom. These beautiful pieces featured above will be available for purchase at this week’s Palo Alto estate sale.
Oct 15, 2014
Halloween is here and that means it is officially the start of the holiday season! This year Halloween is all about getting crazy with pumpkins. Pumpkin vases, pumpkin beverage buckets, bedazzled pumpkins, oh my! We have seen so many cool and exciting uses for pumpkins this season we decided to create a Pumpkin-inspired Pinterest Page filled with fabulous ideas like the cool samples in the collage above. In addition to our Pinterest pumpkin extravaganza we are sharing two of our very favorite Halloween-inspired storage ideas.
Oct 6, 2014
The Kuzak’s Closet team was dressed to impress this past Thursday night at the Kuzak’s Closet X Kate Spade event at Santana Row. It was great to see so many familiar faces of estate sale shoppers, organizing clients, close friends and even colleagues like Stacey from Timestyle Coaching and Consulting, another professional organizer in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Sep 26, 2014
In case you missed out, at the beginning of the year I launched my “8 Weeks to Home Organization Bliss” series (read here). I shared one of my favorite wardrobe tips – the best time to reorganize your closet is at the start of a new season. As you begin to transition your wardrobe from summer to fall I wanted to revisit some of those key tips that will help you usher in the cooler weather and prepare for the busy holiday season.
Sep 19, 2014
September is Emergency Preparedness Month which means it’s time to replenish your emergency kit! If you don’t have an emergency kit, now is the time to get started. In the past I have shared how-to kits for your car, your home, and your pet (read here). This year I want to focus on helping you create an overall Emergency Plan for your home. I am providing a basic printable list to get your emergency kit started and I am also sharing disaster-specific resources to help you customize a personal plan for your families’ geographical needs.