The Millennial Homemakers™: Interior Decorating, Hostessing, Homemaking, & Lifestyle Tips

S4E7 Cozy Minimalist Home with Author Myquillyn Smith

October 23, 2018

Welcome to the Millennial Homemakers! On this episode, we chat with Myquillyn Smith (AKA The Nester) about her newest book - Cozy Minimalist Home: More Style, Less Stuff.


About Myquillyn:

For  the last  ten years,  Myquillyn Smith,  known online as The  Nester, has encouraged  women to embrace their homes –imperfections  and all. With her signature tagline, it doesn’t  have to be perfect to be beautiful, Myquillyn has empowered  fans to see their home’s hidden potential and create beautiful,  functional spaces they love.


Myquillyn  is a self-taught,  design school dropout  who took a week-long course  so she could be a certified home  stager and redesigner. She and her  family have lived in 13 different houses, apartments  and condos and spent plenty of time getting real world  design experience. Millions of women have been inspired by  Myquillyn’s blog, The Nesting Place and her home has been featured in Better  Homes &  Gardens, Ladies’ Home  Journal, Cottages  and Bungalows  and the Charlotte Observer. Christianity  Today named  her one  of 20 Creative  Innovators of 2016. Her  first book, The Nesting  Place: It  Doesn’t  Have to Be  Perfect to Be  Beautiful,  released  in 2014.


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Topics Discussed:

  • What is a cozy minimalist?
  • How Myquillyn got interested in home decor
  • How hygge and wabi sabi work together
  • How to stop being a “Stuff Manager” and start being a “Home Curator”


The Cozy Home Tour

Jaclyn and Jackie will be in Atlanta, GA on November 2 for Myquillyn’s Cozy Home Tour.


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