With her bubbly personality, radiant smile, and killer sense of style- you may consider Kelly Edwards the girl next door. But don’t be fooled- this gal is a force to be reckoned with. She’s got a blossoming portfolio, an impressive television career under her belt (HGTV’s “Design on a Dime” as well as STYLE Network’s “Tacky House”), a recent book (The Design Cookbook), and a new venture as the La-Z-Boy Design Expert. And if we’re being honest… we’ve got a feeling Kelly’s just getting started. We took 5 minutes to find out what fuels her:
MY LIGHT BULB MOMENT:
Oh boy…I feel like I have one of these everyday. They always happen after 5pm.
I CAN’T START MY DAY UNTIL:
I drink my coffee. I’d drink a whole pot if you let me.
YOU’LL NEVER SEE ME WITHOUT:
My Chapstick. I’m addicted.
MY DREAM COLLABORATION:
Is with a hotel chain. I’d love to design spaces for them.
THE ONLY PLACE BETTER THAN NYC:
Chicago. My heart is in Chicago. I’d move back in a second.
WHEN I FEEL UNINSPIRED:
I run. It’s my meditation.
ADVICE I WISH I HAD 5 YEARS AGO:
Don’t bother comparing yourself to anyone else. The only thing that matters is what you’re doing.
IN 5 YEARS FIND ME:
ABOVE ALL ELSE:
Family and friends are the most important things in life.
To learn more about Kelly Edwards, click here.