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Making beautiful spaces is the life ...
Making beautiful spaces is the life work of Dianne K. Butler, owner of Illinois Design Center and Gallery, which has been at the corner of East State Street and St. Louis Avenue for more than 30 years.
You can do riverwalks and shops, and I was laughed at," Butler
Recessions are tough on decorators, who are among the first to get cut from budgets during hard times, and Butler
has been considering moving her
"Now, I just might give it another go," she
Dianne K. ...
Dianne K. Butler
Who is she?Dianne is a designer and owner of Illinois Design Center and Gallery.She
was born in Chicago, raised in Oak Park and came to live in Rockford in 1969.She is a member of the Rockford Symphony, the Rockford Arts Council and the Art Institute of Chicago.She
has three children and four grandchildren.
What's next?The Junior League of Rockford
has its "pre-decor" showing of the Designer Showcase Home and Garden on Feb. 26.The home is at 1307 National Ave., Rockford.Tickets cost $5 and can be purchased at the door.Proceeds benefit Maya's House, a day shelter for homeless women and children at 809 Cedar St., Rockford.After the showing, each designer will be assigned a room to furnish.Dianne
will be doing the screened sun porch and deck.
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Try something fun and new, as ...
Try something fun and new, as long as it's simple, interior designer Dianne Butler offers.Her decorating experiments have produced some laughable results, but she has not yet violated her single rule: "Don't burn the house down."
wanted to do a pastel Christmas tree one year, so she
painted strings of the big, old-fashioned lights in white to mute the bright-colored bulbs."I never thought about the heat," says Butler, owner of Illinois Design Center.
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Another year, she
deliberately knotted and tangled strings of the medium-sized lights - a nightmare scenario for some people - to resemble clusters of grapes.
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>Dianne K. Butler (Rockford Register Star)Who is she?Dianne is a designer and owner of Illinois Design Center and Gallery.She was born in Chicago, raised in Oak Park and came to live in Rockford in 1969.She is a member of the Rockford Symphony, the Rockford Arts Council and the Art Institute of Chicago.