Carol Donayre Bugg is the vice president and director of design for Decorating Den Interiors, now celebrating its 40th anniversary with approximately 500 business owners and interior decorators on board, and making the world more beautiful, one room at a time. Carol and her work have been featured in Ladies Home Journal, Woman’s Day, The Washington Post, and she has been interviewed on NBC’s Today Show, ABC’s Home Show, and CBS This Morning. A member of Color Marketing Group and the American Society of Interior Designers since 1974, Carol is the author of five popular decorating books: Decorating…the professional touch, Creating Great Guest Rooms, Divine Design, Smart & Simple Decorating (a Country Homes & Gardens Book Club selection), and Dream Rooms for Real People (a Book-of-the-Month Club selection). She is listed in Who’s Who of American Women and Who’s Who in Interior Design. Carol Donayre Bugg and her husband Jim live in Chevy Chase and on the Eastern Shore of Maryland.