Inspired Living Series

Click on any of the links below to listen to past segments of the Inspired Living Series with Christine McKim.


You Are What You Eat

“You are what you eat” is looked at from a decorating perspective this month. Christine McKim talks about decorating with tradition and keeping yourself grounded while decorating. Whether you live in a lake house, log cabin, apartment or home, Christine has style ideas that will work for your setting and style! Spots:

History
This month’s Inspired Living segments, Christine talks history! From the history of leather and how it’s made and the history of romantic decades past, to the history of how furniture was made and how personal influences have affected our designs.

Comfort
Long harsh winters make everyone want to stay inside. This month Christine talks comfort. She recommends using natural fiber materials like cotton to cover existing sofas and recliners. She also discusses how energy efficient decorating saves on high oil costs throughout the never ending winter.

Spring Cleaning
Spring cleaning is upon us. Christine dishes out ideas to de-clutter and revamp homes and apartments for the springtime. Using lighter color palettes and recycling unwanted books and magazines are just some ways to liven up your home after the long winter.

More Spring
Spring Cleaning is here! This month, Bridgman’s is holding their annual Spring Cleaning sale and Christine talks about freshening up a room, bringing the past into the present, smart flooring and backyard fun! She also talks about supporting local businesses.

Outdoors
June is all about the love of entertaining outdoors and how to decorate for the upcoming summer months. Christine encourages using color to make any outdoor area pop. Combining sentimental pieces from generations past with new decorating items will start conversations, lasting for hours. She also discusses the perfect gifts for any Dad!

JULY 2011
Summer is in full swing and Christine’s decorating tips are all about incorporating the outdoors. Decorate any outdoor area by incorporating your natural landscape and using lots of color. By filling vases with sand and pebbles you can add a beach influence to any room! Christine also discusses how to customize a new space.

AUGUST 2011
All through August, Christine is bringing peace and balance to your every day life through her feng shui tips and tricks for every room in your home. Learn how to balance your office and dorm room, and even how to add a little romance into your feng shui design!

SEPTEMBER 2011
September 2011 kicks-off the beginning of Bridgman’s 120th year in business! Join Christine McKim with special guests all month long as they celebrate Bridgman’s historic anniversary!

OCTOBER 2011
120 years packs a lot of history! Join Christine McKim with special guests all month long in celebration of Bridgman’s 120th anniversary! You’ll hear more about a few of the American-made lines that Bridgman’s carries and why Bridgman’s is proud to support American-made furniture.

Click here for the 2010 Inspired Living Series
Click here for the 2009 Inspired Living Series