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In 2006, Sally Wheat founded her Houston-based design firm after two friends who were inspired by her distinctive style asked her to help remake their homes within days of each other. With a love for vibrant color and eclectic vintage furnishings, Wheat offers warmth and personality to the spaces she creates. Here, she shares her insights on shopping and design with domino.

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Interior decorator Sally Wheat kicks back in a recent Houston project, which she infused with her signature style.

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The picturesque home sits on a tree-lined street.

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The den features an eclectic mix of patterns, plush textiles, and vibrant colors.

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When painted white, a built-in bookshelf becomes a natural backdrop for one of Wheat’s vignettes.

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A simple, unfinished farm table counterbalances the dining room’s bold geometric wallpaper.

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Sleek silver pieces make this bar cart shine.

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A Dorothy Draper chest lends vintage appeal to modern accessories.

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Brightly hued pillows bring personality to a mod, streamlined breakfast area.

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In the nursery, stuffed animals double as fanciful accessories.

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Striped royal-blue walls contribute a playful touch to a young boy’s room.

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