In this interview, we got together with Johnette, a prolific home decor influencer on Instagram. She’s done some beautiful projects – and all by herself! She has a beautiful aesthetic, loves her Fiddle Fig tree, and her grandchildren.

Check out her incredible projects below:

1. How many years have you been dealing with the interior? 

I have been dealing with interior design for about 15 years total but have really come into knowing what I really want, like and love, within the last 3 years.


2. What is your favorite Interior Design project that you’ve ever done? 

My favorite Interior Design project has been creating a cozy and appealing fireplace area in my bedroom and living room.



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Hey Friends 🧡 . . Today I want to remind you that God is in control. Gods plan is perfect 🙏🏽. No matter what’s going on in your life God will and should always be your source. You can ALWAYS count on Him🧡 Everything works for your good. Be Encouraged Friends. 🙏🏽 . . And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who[a] have been called according to his purpose. Romans 8:28 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . #fall #falldecor #fallstyle #harvest #harvesthome #harvesthouse #home #homedecor #decor #decorationideas #inspo #inspohome #homeinspo4you #rodworkshomedecor #micasa #homesweethome #pumpkin #pumpkindecor #pumpkinspice

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3. Which project are you most proud of?

I would say the Fireplace area is my most proud project and that’s because I did it by myself.  I really felt like I accomplished something that seemed impossible but realized it wasn’t. 


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Happy Sunday Friends 🧡 . . It’s been a while since I’ve really posted… 🙈but here I am 👋🏽 I hope you all have been great. 🧡 I guess I should really post the rest of my fall decor because ummmmmm, Christmas posts will be commencing very soon 😝🤪 #youvebeenwarned 😛 . . Sharing my bedroom fireplace with little pops of fall decor but I can’t wait to decorate for Christmas ☺️ Have you guys started decorating for Christmas yet? I got a couple things and can’t wait to put them up 👀🙈😝😂🤷🏽‍♀️ don’t judge me. Patience is a virtue 🙃😬 . . Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer. Romans 12:12 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . #home #homedecor #homelife #farmhousefireplace #farmhouseliving #farmhousestyle #signs #woodsigns #figtree #pillows #bedroom #bedroomdecor #bedroomdesign #designinspiration #inspo #inspiration #homeinspo #inspohome #cottagesandbungalows #bhghome #betterhomesandgardens #countryliving #countryhomemagazine #countrystyle

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4. What is the greatest tip that you could give to our readers?  

I believe the greatest tip I could give your readers is to, Be You. Be authentic but always be open to change and encouraged by the inspiration of others.



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Hey Y’all Hey 🧡 It’s Mon………….Day 🥺😏😅 but we made lol 😂 . . It’s been an OVERWHELMING, Tearful, Emotional and Stressful week to say the least 😰🤪. Tired is probably an understatement of a word!😰😂swipe to see how tired we looked 🤪 I don’t know what I would have done without my BFF Tony @mylifeyourentdjs I swear this guy has stuck with me through some of the craziest times of my life! 😭 When my kids are making Big Shifts/Changes in their life, He’s ALWAYS there🧡! When my oldest went off to college in Virginia, He was the one that came with me to get her situated. And here we are with my last baby girl and he’s still doing the same thing, literally 11 years later! 😭 🙏🏽 I love you Tony and I couldn’t Thank You enough for being there for us! 🧡🙌🏽 You’re the Real MVP 🙏🏽 . . My Baby girl is OFFICIALLY on her own in NYC (The BIG Apple)😭, and although I’m trying to keep myself together, She’s been rocking it just fine😅 She’s already learned how to take the subway and get around in her area. 🙌🏽😩 We’re super proud of her! Today is her official First Day of classes!! 🙌🏽 My little independent cutie is gonna be ok, with the help of God🧡🙏🏽 God has truly blessed her and Lord, were so grateful.🙌🏽🧡 . . In other news, I chopped my hair off 😬as you can see because (it’s Summer Time☀️) and ain’t nobody got time to be blow drying hair in 100 degree weather in California🥵😂🙅🏽‍♀️(NOPE!) I’m ready for this new week! Bring it ON 💪🏽🧡 I hope you all have a great start to your week! And don’t forget: . . Don’t worry about anything; instead, pray about everything. Tell God what you need, and thank him for all he has done. Then you will experience God’s peace, which exceeds anything we can understand. His peace will guard your hearts and minds as you live in Christ Jesus. Philippians 4:6-7 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . #selfie #collegelife #life #nyc #blogger #bloggerstyle #bloggerlife #amda #bff #mybff #shorthairstyles #shorthairdontcare #framily

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5. What is the hardest thing about interior design? 

The hardest thing about interior design is finding what works for you and being creative. Sometimes having a creative mental block can make it difficult. 



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Good Morning Friends ♥️ . . Sometimes life doesn’t turn out as planned, however it doesn’t mean life is over… #keepliving. In life, sometimes you have to let it go and say “it’s not worth it” and in some situations “it’s not that serious!” I have decided to start living my life “STRESS FREE!” What does that mean?! I can only control the outcome of things I have control of, I cannot control the outcome of things out of my control and I do have control of accepting or rejecting stress in my life!!! . . Be encouraged today and quit holding on to your past, you cannot change it however you can change your today and your future! Make every moment in your life count today, learn from your past mistakes and don’t give up. God is no respecter of persons and He loves you! I thank God that He loves me enough to not let me stay the same, His grace is sufficient! Thank you @realtalkkim ♥️ Have a blessed day Friends 😘🙏🏽 . . 31 but those who hope in the LORD will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint. Isaiah 40:31 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . #beencouraged #homeinspiration #believe #raedunn #farmhouse #home #homesweethome #homestyling #howyouhome #farmhouseliving #momlife #momblogger #cupoftheday #cupofjo #micasa #fiddleleaffig #biblicalinspiration

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6. If you had to do it all over again, what would you do differently?  

I believe that I am where I am because this is the way it was supposed to be. 🙂  So with that said, if I had to do it all over again, I would do it the same exact way.  Life is about learning lessons, growing within the lessons and creating changes when need be.  I’m just grateful to have life and to have the opportunity to love and live life to it’s fullest and more abundantly.

We hope that you enjoyed this awesome interview. If you want to read about other really cool interior designers check out our interview with Michele that bought and renovated her own farmhouse and Christina’s dream of becoming an interior designer.