I recently sat down with Monique Valeris of Dwell Magazine and Decor Musings to chat about modern home decorating ideas and updates for the summer season. The piece is now live and I’m so happy to be sharing my 5 modern summer upgrades with Dwell’s online readers, complete with picks from the very cool Dwell Store, that go hand in hand.

Check out the article here and let me know how these tips (quoted from the interview and listed below) resonate with you.

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Interior designers and Game Of Thrones seem to go hand-in-hand, thanks to the show’s high drama and incredible set design. Check out how I styled my mythical paraphernalia, on Elle Decor.


Imagine if all your favorite bloggers, designers, and creatives opened exclusive shopping boutiques, selling exclusive one-of-a-kind, hand-made items. Sound appealing?


This is a sponsored post in collaboration with generous BlogTour sponsor, The Kitchen and Bath Industry Show (KBIS). KBIS is the kitchen & bath industry’s largest showcase of new ideas, products & technology. 

NKBA Best of KBIS

The red carpet award of the kitchen and bath industry is the annual Best of KBIS competition that takes place at The Kitchen and Bath Industry Show. The BlogTour Vegas team of fifteen interior design and lifestyle insiders were asked by KBIS management to judge the competition,

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Great news: Live The Life You Dream About and Life in Sketch have both been listed as top 100 interior design blogs! See the full list of nominated blogs below.

THE TOP 100

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AND VOTE FOR US

JDR Industry Blogger Awards

Both blogs are also current nominees for the JDR Industry Blogger Awards in the Best Interior Design Blogger category. Click here to vote for us!

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This is a sponsored post in collaboration with BlogTour. BlogTour invites the world’s most influential design and lifestyle bloggers to national and international destinations where they immerse themselves in trade shows, showrooms, design events, and local culture.

I’m Going on BlogTour!

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I’m happy to announce that I have been selected as one of fifteen interior design and lifestyle insiders to attend BlogTour Las Vegas 2014,

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Happy New Year’s Eve!! 2013 has been a wonderful year for me, Live The Life You Dream About, and my interior design firm, Franklin Eighth.

A look at some of the highlights, via a video “year in review.”

Happy New Year’s Eve and I wish you a happy and healthy New Year.

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>>For more stylish inspiration to live the life you dream about, find us on Pinterest

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This is a sponsored post in collaboration with Thos. Moser. Founded in 1972 by Tom Moser, Thos. Moser is recognized as one of the world’s foremost designers and builders of solid wood furniture, hand-crafted in Maine and guaranteed to last a lifetime.

I’m happy to be one of the eight interior designers headed to Maine tomorrow with Thos. Moser, Wednesday-Friday November 6-8. For this inaugural event,

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To complement my new blog design I’ve added a new press page: http://www.sarahsarna.com/press/. There are links in chronological order to 60+ articles, blog posts, and event photo recaps dating back to the beginning of the blog – and a few articles that even pre-date that!

Sarah Sarna Press Page

I’ll still be doing individual posts to highlight press I’ve received and new endeavors I’m taking part in. The advantage to the new press page is that all coverage will be linked to from here,

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