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Contact

For media inquiries, Liz Toombs is represented by Debra Locker of Locker PR.
Telephone: 859-536-0282
Email: debra@lockerpr.com

Bio/Vita

About Liz Toombs, C.I.D. – The Lexington, Kentucky-based Liz Toombs owns Polka Dots & Rosebuds Interiors as well as the DIY service, Out of the Box Room Design. Toombs is a University of Kentucky graduate and Certified Interior Decorator (C.I.D.) who offers complete design services for homes, offices and Greek housing. Toombs’ work can be seen on campuses including the University of Kentucky, University of Maryland, East Carolina University, Florida State University and Lehigh University. Toombs is a contributor to KYForward.com, where she shares decorating advice twice per month. She is very involved in giving back to the Lexington community with active roles in the American Cancer Society and Junior League.  Read more on www.PolkaDotsAndRosebuds.com and www.OutOfTheBoxRoomDesign.com.

Headshots

Click on any of the headshots below for full, print-resolution images. Photo Credit: Kristin Tatem Photography.

In The News

  Liz offers advice on Realtor.com on how to decorate for the holidays without breaking the bank: http://www.realtor.com/advice/home-improvement/cheap-holiday-decorations-for-under-5-dollars/?iid=rdc_news_hp_carousel_theLatest

  Tips from Polka Dots & Rosebuds Interiors on tapping into hotel design for home interiors –https://www.newhomesource.com/resourcecenter/articles/designers-tap-hotel-design-home-interiors

–  Polka Dots & Rosebuds Interiors profiled on MSNBC’s Your Business: https://www.americanexpress.com/us/small-business/openforum/videos/gathering-input-can-lead-customer-acquisition/

– Budget savvy tips from Liz for your Fall projects: http://www.polkadotsandrosebuds.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/budgeting-for-projects-Liz-Toombs.pdf

– How to create the ultimate workshop with advice from Liz: http://www.tigersheds.com/thehiphorticulturist/inspiring-interiors-3-the-ultimate-workshop/

– Liz quoted on Credit.com about how to ways to decorate an empty nest –  http://blog.credit.com/2016/09/6-ways-to-decorate-your-empty-nest-156417/

– Liz is quoted on Fox News with insider tips for decorating your home: http://www.foxnews.com/leisure/2016/05/24/10-free-tips-interior-designers-charge-lot-for/

– Kitchen styling tips for Good Housekeeping: http://www.goodhousekeeping.com/home/decorating-ideas/g3520/unique-beautiful-kitchen-style-tips/

– Liz advises Good Housekeeping on beautiful and creative kitchen finishes: http://www.goodhousekeeping.com/home/decorating-ideas/g3519/beautiful-creative-kitchen-finishes/

-In the April issue of the Lane Report, wE-Design is featured as an excellent resource for DIYers. You can find Liz feature on pg. 45 of the PDF version here: http://ae-lane-report.s3.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/April-2016.pdf

-Liz offers tips for welcoming spring into you home on WKYT Lexington’s This Morning –  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i5zNGvtlD4k

-A client of Polka Dots & Rosebuds Interiors is the cover story of the winter issue of Kentucky Homes & Gardens  magazine. –http://issuu.com/kirstensilven/docs/janfeb_16_web/1?e=0/32439116

-SheKnows.com – Liz quoted on how to decorate on a budget – http://www.sheknows.com/home-and-gardening/articles/1086670/how-to-decorate-your-house-when-you-are-completely-broke

-She Knows – Liz quoted on how to make kitchen look more modern – http://www.sheknows.com/home-and-gardening/articles/1086504/simple-ways-to-make-your-kitchen-look-more-modern

-Liz is quoted by the Huffington Post in: “Summer Fun Shadowed by Deadly Skin Cancer” – http://www.huffingtonpost.com/julie-barnes/summer-fun-shadowed-by-de_b_7415162.html

-Liz is profiled in Today’s Woman magazine- http://www.polkadotsandrosebuds.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/Liz-is-profiled-in-Todays-Woman-magazine.pdf

-Liz quoted by The Associated press – http://www.polkadotsandrosebuds.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/03/Liz-quoted-by-The-Associated-press.pdf

-Liz profiled in October 2014 issue of Southsider Magazine –   http://southsidermagazine.com/2014/10/remodeling-for-the-long-haul/

-Holiday decorating tips on Posh Beauty Blog –http://www.poshbeautyblog.com/lifestyle/2014/12/1/easy-holiday-decorating-tips

-Liz is featured on My Kentucky Living Blog – My Kentucky Living My Kentucky Life

-Don’t fear the decorator. Gina Miller talks with Liz – http://www.theginamiller.com/search?q=liz+toombs

-Liz with fall design trends on RetailMeNot.com –   http://www.retailmenot.com/blog/fall-home-decor-trends.html

Your Kentucky Home column on KYForward.com

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Press Releases

August 2015 press release – wE Design

August 2014 press release – Seven tips to update your home for fall