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Must Haves

This month’s MMDH Monthly Must Haves round-up from our Amazon storefront is enough to make us feel like we’re on vacation every day!

MMDH Monthly Must Haves – June

Design Tips

Did someone say to add color? Raise your hand if you are afraid of adding color to your home 🙋‍♀️ Let me teach you some small steps that will make a big impact in your home.

5 Ways To Add Color To Your Home

this is a collage of images from Amazon. There are is a white lamp, stripped entryway rug, a door mat that says hello, a jewelry box, a box, a geometric patterned fireplace cover, a colorful floral pillow, black candle sticks, and blue candles
Must Haves

We’re super excited to round up this month’s must-haves from our Amazon storefront We love pulling together items to make furnishing your home simpler. Take a peek!

MMDH Monthly Must Haves – May

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Design Tips

Does your home design feel complete? I promise, if you set out to purge through the excess and follow steps #1 through #6 on my list, you will feel an immediate sense of peace. 

3 Tips for Designing A Home That You Can Be Proud Of

Design Tips

I was recently asked by Redfin, how to lighten up a dark apartment or space. Per usual, my thoughts on the topic are extensive. But, I summed it up with this…

How To Brighten A Dark Space With Only Furnishings

Design Tips

The MMDH Top 20 List – Items 4 through 6

How To Make Every Room In Your Home Serve A Purpose

3 Quick Tips To Make Your Home More Functional

Design Tips

The MMDH Top 20 List – Items 1 through 3

Tips to Help You Take Control of Your Home and Create A Space You Love.

6 Easy Tips To Make Your Home Your Happy Place

Design Tips

I started thinking, “What can I offer up to you for being here and supporting MMDH?” So, I asked the question in my newsletter… and many of you answered!!

Top 20 Ways To Make Your House Feel Like A Home

Design Tips

Ready to live in a well-designed home but can’t seem to pull it all together? Check out my easy steps to make it happen.

My Simple Design Process To Create A Well-Designed Home

Must Haves

This could be one of the most self caring ways to make an aesthetic change in your home… and I have a feeling it is not something you think about when you go to treat yourself with a new purchase.

MMDH: An Easy Way To Ramp Up Your Home

Like cozy fuzzy slippers on your feet after a long day.


After over a decade in the commercial interiors industry, I started MMDH to help homeowners curate a well-designed space you can’t wait to get home to and spend time in. 




Founder of:
Melissa Mahoney Design House


(around here, we go by MMDH for short)


Hi, I'm Melissa. 

To make your home feel lived in and complete, we tap into your unique style, infuse personality into your space and transform your endless projects into a gloriously designed home. 

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