MAKE SPACE — design your home with Cara Newhart

MAKE SPACE — design your home with Cara Newhart

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Empowering everyday women to design a home they love and tackle the big projects


#030: The 5 blocks stopping you from being in love with your home
Feb 5 • 35 min
In this episode, Cara shares 5 major blocks that might be holding you back from loving your home plus some advice for breaking through them. She covers topics like comparison, overwhelm, lack of clarity, and more in a fresh new light to help you reframe…
029: Thrifting your way to a home you love + Redefining your Dream home with Charlotte Smith
Jan 29 • 59 min
In this episode, Cara sits down with Charlotte Smith to talk all about finding happiness in your home and why that might mean redefining the way you think about your dream home. Charlotte shares her thrifting tips and some strategies for how to transform…
#028: PART 02 — DIY-ing your own natural cleaning products + staying on track with your routine with Becky Rapinchuk of Clean Mama
Jan 22 • 52 min
In this episode, Cara sits down for PART II with homekeeping + natural cleaning expert and 3x author, Becky Rapinchuk for insight on making your own cleaning products, some amazing resources to stay on track with your cleaning routine, and some tips for a…
#027: PART 01 — Build a cleaning routine into your everyday life + learn what “clean” means for you with Becky Rapinchuk of Clean Mama
Jan 15 • 52 min
In this episode, Cara sits down with homekeeping + natural cleaning expert and 3x author, Becky Rapinchuk for insight on how to gradually build a cleaning routine into your everyday life so it becomes an easy and essential habit. Becky shares all about…
#026: How freshening up your spaces can improve your mental health
Jan 8 • 35 min
Time to start fresh with a brand new year. In this episode, Cara dives in to what freshening up your spaces can do for your mental health and how to tackle improving your home intentionally. She also covers some practical advice for diving deeper than…
#025: Home Resolutions + Intentional Home Ownership with Tracy Pendergast
Jan 1 • 48 min
Do you have #HomeGoals for 2020? In this episode, Cara sits down with Home School’d Podcast Host Tracy Pendergast to chat all things home ownership + home resolutions for 2020. She talks about some of the logistics behind home ownership and some ways to…
#024: Using FUN colors confidently, must-know interior design rules & thrifting transformations with Ashley Wilson
Dec 18, 2019 • 53 min
In this episode, Cara sits down with interior designer and blogger, Ashley Wilson to talk all about using fun colors confidently in your home and picking colors for your space. She also dishes on some interior design rules that can help you style your…
#023: How to make your house a holiday haven + ways to keep porch pirates from stealing your presents
Dec 11, 2019 • 49 min
In this episode, Cara sits down solo behind the mic to talk about practical tips to make your home a holiday haven, including things like a pre-holiday purge, why starting your new year’s home resolutions now is the key to sticking with them, how to…
#022: Kid’s Spaces: Creating playful playrooms + comfy kid’s rooms with “Making It” Star Jo Gick
Dec 4, 2019 • 54 min
In this episode, Cara sits down with interior designer and Making It (https://www.nbc.com/making-it) star, Jo Gick to chat kid’s spaces. Jo shares some of her best tips for designing kid’s rooms and playrooms for your little one including how to use color…
#021: Holiday Hosting — Key tips for making your guests feel cozy + keeping your cool
Nov 27, 2019 • 32 min
In this episode, Cara sits down to share her best tips for hosting family & friends for the holidays. She covers guestrooms and sleeping situations, clutter + cleaning, food and snackage, plus some extra essentials to help you get your home holiday ready.…
#GROUPCHAT 🎙 Thanksgiving Table Talk
Nov 20, 2019 • 29 min
In this #GroupChat episode, we talk all about some tips for creating an amazing Thanksgiving Table. Groupchat episodes feature designers, pros, and content creators in the home & DIY space — weighing in to bring you expert advice and answer burning…
#020: Finding your cozy & learning to love your home with Liz Marie Galvan
Nov 13, 2019 • 51 min
In this episode, we discuss all things cozy and sit down to explore what your kind of cozy means for the spaces you create. Blogger, interior designer and author of Cozy White Cottage, Liz Marie Galvan shares real life advice, amazing insight, and some of…
#019: Decor on a budget & finding your inner diy-er with Kristi & Kelli
Nov 6, 2019 • 57 min
Super cute, but make it cheap. In this episode, we chat all about decorating on a budget and some super good tips for how to make your home look amazing for less. I sit down with DIY and craft bloggers (and twins) Kristi & Kelli from @lollyjaneblog…
#018: The curated maximalist style & styling floral prints with Bari J.
Oct 30, 2019 • 56 min
If mixing prints sounds hard, this episode is for you. We learn pro strategies for mixing & matching prints from fabric designer + print artist, Bari J. She shares expert insight for styling floral patterns in your space and gives insight into how she…
#017: HGTV star Leanne Ford’s design aesthetic, her new book & Rock the Block show
Oct 23, 2019 • 52 min
In this episode, Leanne Ford gives us a behind the scenes scoop on what it’s like to be an HGTV star and lets us in on some fun stories from each of the shows she’s been a part of — including “A Very Brady Renovation,” her own show “Restored by the…
#016: Experimenting in your DIY & design journey + the perks of making mistakes with Cara Newhart
Oct 16, 2019 • 31 min
If you’ve ever told yourself you’re not creative or doubted your ability to design a gorgeous space, this one’s for you. I’m sharing why experimentation is essential to becoming a pro DIY-er or learning to design a home you legit love. I also share some…
#015: How to style fun chairs + super good DIY furniture makeover tips with Wendy Conklin
Oct 9, 2019 • 58 min
If you have an affinity for chairs or DIY furniture makeovers, this is your episode! I sit down with my favorite chair designer to talk stying fun chairs, how to mix & match prints and make mis-matched chairs work, some amazing tips for giving your…
PRECAST: A preview of my chat with Leanne Ford + sneak peak of HGTV’s new show, Rock the Block
Oct 7, 2019 • 4 min
Catch a preview of my chat with HGTV star, Leanne Ford as she shares about the new series, Rock the Block premiering October 21st. Be sure to subscribe to catch the full interview with Leanne which airs October 21st. She shares all about her design…
#014: Defining your decor style + pushing past perfection to get doing with KariAnne Wood
Oct 2, 2019 • 43 min
What does it take to create a beautiful home you love and what might be holding you back? Whether its the fact that you haven’t defined your style, being paralyzed by perfection, or not giving yourself permission to love your home. Five-time author and…
#013: Decorating with Plants: Why you’re doing it wrong + How to raise plants that thrive with Paige Briscoe
Sep 25, 2019 • 56 min
Plants are key for helping your space feel fresh and alive, but are you taking care of them like you should? Whether you’re a plant goddess or a reformed plant killer, this one’s for you. We dive into houseplant tips, some great plants to start with or…
#012: Contouring Your Room?! Design Strategies for Changing the Shape & Size of Your Space
Sep 11, 2019 • 28 min
You might have mastered a fierce contour for your face, but have you for your room? Today we’re covering design strategies that can help you visually change the shape of your room. We talk all about some different methods for contouring your space and…
#011: What a Pro Event Designer Can Teach You About Creating a Home You Love with Kristen Johnson
Sep 4, 2019 • 43 min
You can’t beat the vibe of walking into a gorgeous, opulent event where every detail is creatively planned with precision. If you want that vibe for your own home, this episode is for you. I sit down with a pro event designer to talk all about what event…
#010: Creating Polished Color Palettes + Using Bold Colors Successfully in Your Space
Aug 28, 2019 • 33 min
Want to use bold colors but feeling intimidated? Cara gives you the scoop on how to build a color palette and how to know what works and what doesn’t when incorporating bold colors in your home. She breaks down the trick to color — which is using it…
009: Airbnb host tips for running an irresistible + profitable short term rental with Sarah Karakaian
Aug 21, 2019 • 45 min
If you’ve always wanted to become a successful Airbnb host, this is your episode. I’m sitting down with an expert host to learn about all the different ways to be a part of the Airbnb platform and make $$. From hosting to co-hosting to interior styling &…
#008: Super Bomb Rental Decor Hacks + Must-know Tips for Moving with Jessie Ecker
Aug 14, 2019 • 49 min
Being on the move makes creating spaces that feel your own a little challenging. Today I sit down with Jessie to talk all about her best tips for transforming your rental space so that it feels like home. She also shares her best moving hacks she’s…
#007: Getting Clarity on Your Home Projects & Eliminating Overwhelm to Create a Home You Love with Christin Cieslarski
Aug 7, 2019 • 45 min
Raise your hand if you have a running list of home projects you want to get done. Now raise your hand if that list feels overwhelming. Whether you’re a new homeowner or have had the same pad for years, we all have things we want to change, improve, or fix…
#006: The REALtor scoop on Home Buying, Selling + Honest Insider Tips with Chelsea Blankenship
Jul 31, 2019 • 43 min
This episode is all about home stuff — we chat home buying, housing markets, increasing the value of your home, and more. Cara sits down with Denver Realtor Chelsea Blankenship Harold to talk all about home values, finding a realtor that’s a perfect fit,…
#005: How to Nail Lighting Design: Choosing Fixtures, Planning Lighting & More
Jul 10, 2019 • 33 min
Lighting is intimidating — and for good reason: it can make or break a room. Cara dishes on the full how-to for lighting design including why lighting can transform a room better than a coat of paint, tips for planning out the lighting in your space, and…
#004: #RelationshipGoals – Why you each need your own physical space in your house with Rich Newhart
Jul 3, 2019 • 28 min
Whether it’s a She Shed, Zen Den, Man Cave, or just a chair that’s “your spot,” you each need your own physical space in your home. Today I sit down with my husband, Rich to chat about why becoming aware of the role physical space plays in your marriage…
#003: Open concept: I knocked out a wall, now what??
Jun 26, 2019 • 39 min
In episode 03 it’s just Cara behind the mic, chatting about the ins and outs of open concept spaces. She covers some pros and cons to help you decide if an open concept space is actually right for you. She also dishes her best advice advice for…
#002: Scroll Saw for Beginners — DIY Signs & Home Decor with Lizzy Luder
Jun 19, 2019 • 42 min
Cara sits down with a scroll saw artist to talk about how to DIY gorgeous home decor & wood signs for your home using a scroll saw. We talk about why the scroll saw is an approachable power tool & why its so versatile. We also cover tips for designing a…
#001: Organization! Learn how to Organize for Real (from a Professional Organizer)
Jun 12, 2019 • 46 min
Time to talk organization. Did you just cringe? That’s ok, you’re gonna love this episode. Cara sits down with a professional organizer to talk about why organization isn’t perfection, how to actually cut through the overwhelm to get your sh*t together,…