Flea Market Décor

THE GIFT OF THRIFT

High-end looks on an affordable budget? Check out this South Carolina makeover.

- By Kathryn Drury Wagner

This Southern makeover proves you don’t have to spend a fortune to get high-end design.

unless you’re part of a military family, in which case moving seems to become something of an art. For Maggie Overby, it has meant 11 moves in a 20-year-marriage, which means she is an expert at turning a house into a home. The family is now in Sumter, South Carolina, where she has created a beautiful style on a budget.

Maggie blogs about her experience­s at Maggie Overby Studios (maggieover­bystudios.com), and has a bit of a leg up on some of us: This New Orleans native has a degree in architectu­re and is an interior specialist at Lowe’s, working with kitchen and bath designs. Her husband, Chuck, is in the Army; he is

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