the GUSSIE podcast

episode 7

episode 7

October 27th, 2020 1 minute read season 1

Do you ever wonder how magazines and design books achieve those picture-perfect interiors? Or why your friend’s house has that ‘gram-worthy appeal, but your own rooms seem to be missing that je ne sais quoi? In this episode we break the... more »

episode 6

episode 6

October 20th, 2020 1 minute read season 1

Who loves a good gussie more than us!? In this episode we take a closer look at how to gussie-up your old pieces – whether it’s grandma’s chair or a great find from a local consignment shop. From repainting to reupholstering to... more »

episode 5

episode 5

October 14th, 2020 1 minute read season 1

The secret to a dynamic home is embracing change. Just like your personal style, your house should be constantly evolving. This means occasionally moving around your furniture, art, and accessories, and discovering new ways to appreciate what you... more »

episode 4

episode 4

October 10th, 2020 1 minute read season 1

In this cheekily named episode, we take on two ingredients essential to the bones of a good room. When should you opt for wall-to-wall carpeting? What are the advantages of a custom-cut carpet? We also lay out our favorite kinds... more »

episode 3

episode 3

October 7th, 2020 1 minute read season 1

In this episode of “The Gussie,” we take on the taboo subject of design budgets. When should designers talk budgets with their clients? If designing for yourself, how do you balance your goal of finding quality items with the temptation... more »

episode 2

episode 2

October 5th, 2020 1 minute read season 1

Good interior design starts with editing. When working with a design client, or designing for yourself, the first question you need to ask is, what stays and what goes? For our second episode of “The Gussie,” we ... more »

episode 1

episode 1

October 1st, 2020 1 minute read season 1

For our very first “The Gussie” episode, we decided to begin at the beginning. What are the different styles of interior design? How do you figure out which style is “you?” You will also hear about our own... more »