Inspired By Lynne

I'm Kristina Lynne and I'm inspired by so many things everyday! I am an interior design student, a stylist, a teacher of the arts and a dancer.

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Design Details: Choosing the Best Kitchen and Bath Fixtures
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I’m a big believer in the detailsĀ and how they can really make or break a space. Too often plumbing fixtures and accessories become an afterthought, using whatever is left of the budget for last minute purchases. Here’s the thing though – plumbing fixtures can really bring a spa...
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Before and After | The Lady Laurier
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I can’t believe the before and after day has finally come. It has been quite the journey (around 10 months to be exact) but we have completed the Lady Laurier project and are thrilled, to say the least!!! This was our biggest undertaking yet and though it seemed to drag for a bit (permits t...
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The Top 10 Spring One Room Challenge Reveals
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I’m sure most people visiting this blog would be familiar with the One Room Challenge, but just in case, here’s a quick recap. Two times a year, featured designers and guest participants have 6 weeks to makeover a space in their home, bringing all of us along for the ride with each we...
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A Beauty of a Bed Frame
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After sharing the plans for our bedroom redesign, I promised to speak a little more on one of the biggest design decisions we made…the bed frame. Because Ryan and I were lucky enough to receive a King mattress, it was time to search for the right frame to fit it. Here was my list of The pos...
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Dreamy New Bedroom Design
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I figured I’d been teasing you long enough. It’s time that I finally share some of my plans/ideas/inspiration for our quick bedroom revamp. We were lucky enough to finally update our queen mattress to a king!!! (holy amazing!!)…which ended up spiralling into a new bed frame, upd...
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Transforming Your Home with Art
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If walls could talk…we’ve heard that before right? Well, in the design world, they can and do tell a story. When I go into someone’s house, the artwork on their walls acts like a window into their past, showcasing their interests, their personality, their passions. Art can be fu...
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A Boy and His Bath
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It’s been awhile since I did a more personal post or any updates about our little monkey since turning 1! And then when I got these photos back from Tracey, I knew they were too cute not to share! (except maybe the naked bum shots lol, I’ll save those to embarrass him as a teenager!) ...
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Affordable Area Rugs and How to Find the Right Rug For Your Bedroom
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Emily Henderson You’ve probably heard that one of the most common design mistakes is having the wrong size area rug. I know the story all too well – you found one you liked but the bigger version was a bit outside the budget, so you opted for the smaller size. Been there!! The thing i...
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10 Inspiring Spring Reads
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Even though it doesn’t feel like spring where I am AND I have yet to tackle all of the books from my winter must reads, it feels like a good time to share my spring book list! For awhile there, I wasn’t reading as much as I used to. Having a baby does that. But The post 10 Inspiring S...
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Creating a Whole House Lighting Design
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After writing an epic Lighting 101 Guide for the Everygirl (coming out shortly! have you seen my other posts??), and tackling all the lighting at once for Lady Laurier, I feel like I have been surrounded in sconces, chandeliers and pendants. And I am NOT complaining. Lighting design is one of my ...
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