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Hello! Thank you for your interest in working with me. Postcards from the Ridge is a blog with a heavy emphasis and home decor and design including projects, color advice, home-related tips and tutorials, and more. Crafts, recipes, and travel are also occasional topics covered. Posts are published twice a week on average.
I welcome opportunities to work with companies or brands in the home and diy, lifestyle, travel, and food niches. I pride myself in styling products tastefully and taking high quality photographs.
My work has been featured on major interior and DIY websites and in magazines. You can see the full list of features here: Where I’ve Been Featured
You can email me at email@example.com for rates and availability.
Note: I don’t accept guest posts or articles, info graphics, or do follow links. Any emails requesting these will be marked as spam and deleted.
Here are some examples of my previous work:
Since launching the site in 2011, I’ve shared many diy and design projects. These are some of my most popular ones:
My projects or posts have been featured on HouseBeautiful.com, Bob Vila.com, Huffpost.com, Apartmenttherapy.com, CountryLiving.com, Buzzfeed.com (multiple times), Hometalk.com (multiple times), SheKnows.com and Homes.com, and many other blogs listed on “featured here” page.
Some of the brands/stores I’ve previously partnered with:
- Pottery Barn
- Cost Plus World Market
- Rooms To Go
- Decoy Wines
- Carpet One
- JoAnn Fabrics
- Home Depot
- Mrs. Meyer’s Clean Day
- At Home Stores
- National Builder Supply
- Online Fabric Store
- Royal Design Studio
- Chesapeake Bay Candles
- Grove Collaborative
I have over 30 years experience in the home decor industry working directly with homeowners, contractors, and designers. I have a Bachelor’s of Science degree in business marketing from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville and also studied interior design at Watkins College of Art & Design in Nashville.
I owned my own paint and decorating shop in Nashville from 1993 until 2005 and have a very thorough understanding of how to work with both brands and consumers. I’ve been married for 30 years to my college sweetheart and we have 2 amazing daughters and one cute cat.
You can learn more of my background and story here: MY STORY.
About the blog
I began blogging in 2011 as a way to share tips on painting and home decor as well as the progress of updates to our 1960’s home. In addition to operating all aspects of Postcards from the Ridge and doing online color consulting, I currently do in-home color and design consulting on an hourly basis.
Find out more
Please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org to inquire about establishing a partnership or to request a media kit.