Hey friends! If you’ve been following me on Facebook, you may have heard I went on a trip to North Carolina to help my cousin and her partner decorate their beautiful home near Lake Norman recently. They bought a two-story home a few months ago and needed my help to fill the empty spaces with decor and furnishings like I previously did for them when they had a smaller lake home. I didn’t have to think twice about making the trip to their home because I always have such a wonderful time with them and, of course, I get to do what I absolutely love to do for them—designing! Their living room opens up to the kitchen area and has a huge and beautiful fireplace. The main issue was how to design for a large niche in the living room that would serve as the TV wall. BEFORE SHOT Their…