Residence design studio Lemon Drop Inside Design and Renovations is shifting to its third brick-and-mortar location in downtown Georgetown.
The favored store might be relocating only a few toes across the nook to 56 Essential St. at first of subsequent month.
This shift is a little bit of a homecoming for proprietor Julie Dulyea. Her life on Georgetown’s central backbone started someday in 2014 at 49 Essential St., the place Pink Nails and Magnificence is now. After the owner bought that property, Lemon Drop moved to its present house at 3 Wesleyan St. round 2021. However she all the time saved one eye on her first house and waited for the day she may return. As quickly because the Dini & Co. and Casa Lena areas grew to become obtainable, Dulyea pounced.
Lemon Drop Inside Design pulls collectively all of the assets one wants to shine their house. The enterprise boasts roughly 14 completely different sorts of native tradespeople to assist with prospects’ renovations.
Dulyea herself is a skilled inside designer and might present recommendation on one thing as strong as cupboards to extra intangible issues like the texture of a room.
“We just about have it right down to a science in terms of the renovations,” she mentioned.
The boutique a part of Lemon Drop is the retail store the place prospects should purchase the little issues they want for his or her properties.
The a lot bigger house within the new location affords Dulyea some freedoms.
“The boutique aspect of issues could have somewhat bit extra space. So we’ll be bringing house a bit extra decor gadgets,” she defined.
She’s additionally contemplating investing in additional stone samples for fireplaces and backsplashes, and partnering with extra suppliers to develop the stock as properly.
Each she and her husband James – who helps with the design of the brand new store – are initially from Brampton. Over time of shifting round quite a bit, which took them so far as Cambridge, she mentioned she would “fall in love” with redoing the home. Issues like “getting to select the entire kitchen cupboards, the quartz and all that good things.”
“I’d have household and mates say, ‘Try to be doing this (inside design),'” Dulyea recalled.
After taking a number of programs, her entrepreneurial life started in a humble spare bed room of her Georgetown house, earlier than opening a store within the downtown core.
For additional particulars, go to lemondropinteriordesign.com.