November 28, 2013 Notes from Nicole

Thanksgiving is my absolute favorite holiday because, void of presents and over-commercialization, it’s truly all about spending quality time with loved ones, sharing good food, creating lasting new memories and reflecting on the many things we have to be thankful for. This year I’m thankful that I’ve had the opportunity to live out my dreams, I am thankful to have such an incredible g …

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Link Love: Inside Rachel Bilson’s Bohemian Bungalow, Michael Smith’s Chic LA Office, Our New Favorite Food Blog & More

November 17, 2013 Notes from Nicole
Kishani Perera Rachel Bilson

I spent the weekend in LA with plenty of downtime to relax and browse the web. Here are a few of the must-visit links that I’m loving:

A Look Inside Rachel Bilson and Hayden Christensen’s Stylish LA Home
I’m loving the boho chic vibe of actress Rachel Bilson and Hayden Christensen’s Hollywood hills abode designed by Kishani Perera. See it in the November 2013 issue of Lonny. LINK

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Join me TONIGHT for a Live Facebook Chat for Home Made Simple, plus see a sneak peek of my debut episode!

October 29, 2013 Notes from Nicole

I am super excited for my debut on Home Made Simple this Saturday! To gear up for the episode, I’ll be taking over the Home Made Simple Facebook Page TONIGHT at 9PM EST for a live chat! I’ll be answering questions, dishing out decorating tips and chatting about all things design! I’d love for you to join me and post any questions you have about decor and more! See you there! AND – …

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Exciting News! Watch Me on OWN’s Home Made Simple Beginning this Fall!

October 3, 2013 Notes from Nicole
Nicole Gibbons on OWN

 Wrapping up an interview after my very first episode:-)

Hi There! Remember me? Sorry for the radio silence y’all. The past couple of months have been a whirlwind. If you follow me on social media then you’ve already heard the news but for those who may have missed it, I’ve been in LA since August working on a TV show for OWN - The Oprah Winfrey Network! As a designer on OWN’s Hom …

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Totally Loving Color With TLC & Pier 1 Imports: Using Color to Create a Stylish Home Office (Part 3)

June 18, 2013 Notes from Nicole
peach tlc 2

Color has the ability to totally transform your mood and in this episode from my Totally Loving Color series for TLC and Pier 1, it’s all about the color peach! Peach is warm, contemplative hue that allows you to focus so it’s a great choice for a home office setting. In this clip, I reveal the few must-haves I can’t live without in my own home office and offer tips for creating an …

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