Easy Closet Storage Solutions for All Your Wardrobe Accessories

“I’ve always thought of accessories as the exclamation point of a woman’s outfit.” –Michael Kors, designer

It’s true. No outfit is complete without accessories. Shoes, purses, jewelry, scarves, hats, belts … they all add texture, color and style to clothes. Accessories make up a big part of any wardrobe but don’t always get the respect they deserve, including designer bags […]

Custom Closet Systems to Keep the Family Organized and Happy

Most families have both organized individuals and messy individuals and they don’t always live in sweet harmony. Constantly tripping over someone’s shoes in the middle of the floor gets old and can lead to retaliation. (Don’t try this at home.)

The neatnik hides one shoe so the messy goes
crazy looking for it  The messy leaves the […]

Five Entryway and Mudroom Essentials to Organize Your Family

It’s not unusual for a home to have two main points of entry, the front door and the adjoining door between the garage and the house. Your family’s activities and lifestyle will determine which entryway sees the most action and, ultimately, the most clutter. For example:

A family’s school-aged bus riders will probably enter through […]

Backyard Living for Summer Fun

Backyards come in all shapes and sizes from a small, enclosed patio to a rambling yard that disappears into the surrounding forest. One thing all backyards have in common is that people love to spend time there, especially in the summer and the more comfortable, the better.

So, how does your backyard rate on a scale […]

Help Your Kids Have a More Organized, Stress-free Back-to-School Experience

Just as a new job brings levels of change into an adult’s life, a new school year can make life a little more challenging for the kids. There are lots of new things on the horizon to deal with:

New teachers
New subjects to conquer
New schedules and locker combinations to learn
New fellow students […]

Give the Gift of Home Organization this Mother’s Day and Father’s Day

Holidays, anniversaries and birthdays are gentle reminders of important events that most of us would probably forget. They cause us to pause and say thanks to people we love and celebrate blessings that we enjoy.  Honoring parents on Mother’s Day (May 8) and Father’s Day (June 19) with gifts and particular attentions are two such […]

Get Your Spring Wardrobe Ready with a New Custom Closet

After a long, cold winter, you’re probably ready to lighten up and shed the heavy coats, wool scarves and layers of winter. With Spring arriving on March 20, it’s time to make that seasonal assessment of your closet and get your Spring wardrobe updated and ready to wear. According to New York Fashion Week unveilings, […]

Clutter is Not a 2016 Interior Design Trend

Every year designers weigh in on the new interior design trends for fashion and home décor, including “colors of the year” and the most trending styles in furniture and home accessories. Admittedly, there can be some conflict over what’s hot and what’s not, but there is total agreement that clutter is NOT an interior design […]

Tailored Living Awarded Best of Houzz 2016 for Exceptional Customer Service

Sometimes it’s hard to be humble. Tailored Living® has just been awarded a “Best of Houzz” badge in the customer service category for 2016 and we are bursting at the seams with pride! We now have a block of badges to brag about…

Actually, it’s an honor for Tailored Living to receive these badges because it […]

Maximizing Your Home’s Space with Custom Storage Solutions

Have you ever oohed and aahed over some clever or innovative storage solution on Pinterest or Instagram and wondered, “How did they ever think of that?” Well, chances are they didn’t think of it. They probably called in an expert, someone trained in designing space for its maximum efficiency.  Someone like a Tailored Living® designer.

This […]