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Press Release: VIP Market Experience

LOCAL DESIGNER GOING TO THE CENTER OF THE DESIGN UNIVERSE HIGH POINT, NC – Soft Design Lab announces that ­­­­ Ellen Walker, of Ellen Walker Design Group will be joining their VIP Market Experience to High Point Spring Market, April 21-26, 2017. Soft Design Lab’s tour...

The Three F’s of Great Interior Design

My goal each and every time I work on a residential project is to deliver a space that supports family time, couple's time, a great place for friends and a place where people can recharge and put their feet up- a home that is inviting. How many times have you walked...

Best Of Houzz 2015 Award

Press Release January 2015 Ellen Walker Design has been awarded “Best Of Houzz” for Customer Satisfaction by Houzz, the leading platform for home remodeling and design. Her design firm was chosen by the more than 25 million monthly unique users that comprise the Houzz...

Sleep – By Design

At one time or another, most of us have suffered from insomnia. We all know that lack of sleep affects health and concentration. But before you take that sleeping pill, why not try a bedroom makeover? Correct interior design can transform your bedroom into a sanctuary...

Learning About Systems

I'm so happy to have my article published on Kimberley Seldon's popular site for interior designers - Business of Design.‎ It's all about how a mistake with wallpaper taught me an important business lesson. Check it out and see how you can learn from my mistake. "I...

Quick Fixes for Six Sinful Home Energy Wasters

Alberta homeowners waste thousands of dollars on unnecessary energy costs because they’re unaware of simple moneysaving strategies. As a specialist in energy-efficient interior design, I’ve discovered that area residents spend far more on heating, cooling and water...

What My Designer Taught Me About Stress

As seen on CTV Noon News: Edmonton Below is the source text from the CTV News interview with Ellen and Dr Ganz Ferrance. Interview topic taken from original article here: Five Things to Know About Light in the Workplace Have you ever walked into a home or business and...

Five Things to Know About Light in the Workplace

Everyone is affected by the amount of daylight- or lack of, that we have in our workplaces. It can affect your brain, mood, health and productivity, both at work and at home. Here are some of the things that you need to know about light and what it does for you, your...