Do you want to live the best version of your life? Learn how Syd and Shea prioritized their values, defined their goals, and put their dreams into action—going from flat broke to design superstars—all while following their motto to “make life beautiful.” Most importantly, discover how you can do the same!
For the one million-plus followers who turn to Syd and Shea McGee for advice on building a beautiful home and life, Make Life Beautiful is a behind-the-scenes look into how the couple transformed Shea’s small room of fabric samples and big dream of becoming a designer into one of the most successful and fastest-growing interior design businesses in the country.
In Make Life Beautiful, Syd and Shea inspire you on how to build an authentic life by applying design principles such as:
- Embrace the process
- Get to the next level
- Find balance
- Elevate the everyday
Make Life Beautiful is essential for entrepreneurs, interior designers, working parents, couples building a family & career, and anyone else chasing their dreams. Both longtime and new fans will gain insight into how the McGees built such a successful company.
Don't miss Shea's long-awaited interior design book, The Art of Home: A Designer Guide to Creating an Elevated Yet Approachable Home. Now available.
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About the Author
Shea McGee founded her design firm, Studio McGee, with her husband Syd in 2014 and together with their team, she has designed hundreds of homes across the country. As their design portfolio and following grew, it paved the way for the launch of their e-commerce brand, McGee & Co., two years later. Their popular Netflix series, Dream Home Makeover, is entering its third season. With a vision that beautiful design can be approachable, they have become one of the leading innovators in the interior design industry. Their firm has become a premiere online retail destination and continues to share their light-filled aesthetic with millions.
Hometown: Salt Lake City, UT
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 Create a Focal Point 1
Chapter 2 Mixing Styles 11
Chapter 3 Live with What You Love 23
Chapter 4 Embrace the Process 35
Chapter 5 Ground Your Space 51
Chapter 6 Add Layers and Texture 69
Chapter 7 Start with a Clean Slate 87
Chapter 8 Look for Natural Light 101
Chapter 9 You Do You 119
Chapter 10 Get to the Next Level 131
Chapter 11 Take Risks 145
Chapter 12 Form and Function 157
Chapter 13 Find Balance 171
Chapter 14 Open Doors 185
Chapter 15 Elevate the Everyday 199
About the Authors 213