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05 aug

IN Kansas City: Mistakes That Make Interior Designers Cringe

IN Kansas City uncovers a few interior design don’ts from the local experts themselves: Mistakes That Make Interior Designers Cringe.

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17 jun

IN Kansas City: Banishing Blank Walls

IN Kansas City checks in with local designers for some ideas on “how to banish those barren walls that may be driving you absolutely bonkers.” Learn more about banishing those blank walls…

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15 mar

Leawood Lifestyle Features “Designer by Heart”

In its March 2020 issue, Leawood Lifestyle magazine featured Jenny Manka of Manka Interiors – “Designer by Heart” – sharing her design philosophy, origin story and how she inspires clients. Jenny also opens up about how she’s helping to fight leukemia. You can learn more about the LLS campaign at: https://kcsoy20.org/jennymanka

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15 mar

IN Kansas City Asks Local Interior Designers — ”What’s The Brighest/Boldest Color You’ve Ever Used?”

IN Kansas City asks Jenny and other Kansas City designers this question: ”What’s The Brightest/Boldest Color You’ve Ever Used?”

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15 mar

IN Kansas City: Three Local Designers Share “The Best Decorating Lesson I’ve Ever Learned”

Jenny talks about her unique approach to lighting in this IN Kansas City feature: Three Local Designers Share “The Best Decorating Lesson I’ve Ever Learned”

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12 aug

Basement Support Poles, What's A Designer To Do?

My husband and I decided to finish our basement this year for several reasons: we have two teenage girls who have outgrown their loft upstairs and needed another space to hang out with friends, we wanted additional space to entertain, and I needed a home office/meeting place for my interior design business.

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