In August I had a chance to visit my cousin and her partner in North Carolina and decorate their entire 2-story house in six days. It was such an incredible, yet fast trip and I literally had nine spaces or rooms in their house to decorate in a short period of time. Luckily, they already had quite a bit of furniture from our previous designing experience when they bought their first lake home a couple of years ago. That cut down on some of my time and I had some really great pieces to work with right off the bat, like this dining room table and chairs. Their new dining area sits just off to the side of the open concept kitchen and living room area and surrounded by high wall panelling and tall beautiful windows. What I loved about this room were the plantation shutters that were only a…