Flip Over Masters of Flip Star Kortnery Wilson

Jan 30, 2017
Kortney Wilson, the co-host and lead designer of HGTV’s hit TV show, Masters of Flip is coming to The Great Big Home + Garden Show's opening weekend! Read on for the inside scoop on what she loves about her job, favorite spaces to makeover and more.

Kortney Wilson

Q: What is the best part of your job?
Kortney: "It’s very satisfying to see a project do a 180 in less than four months allowing me to start from scratch and be creative again."

Q: What’s your go-to hostess gift? 
Kortney: "I love giving a really beautiful cutting board. Something that can sit out even when you aren’t cutting up your vegetables :)."

Q: What’s one thing you think people should splurge on for their home?
Kortney: "I’d splurge on linens. Bedding can really spice up a room and if you get the good stuff, it may just help you to sleep better too."

Q: What’s one simple thing homeowners can do to improve their landscape or garden? 
Kortney: "Trim everything back and mulch quarterly. Mulching will ground all of the plants and make everything stand out. It goes hand in hand that it’s a reminder to trim everything back and weed the gardens before you mulch so they all go hand in hand."

Q: What is your favorite space to makeover and why?
Kortney: "The kitchen is always my favorite room in the house. It’s usually the hub of the home and I always try to go about it from a party perspective. Can the buyers family and friends all hang in the room without it feeling congested (even if the room is small)? Are the amenities there to make it a room to stand the test of time?"

Kortney, whose appearance is sponsored by Kichler Lighting, will be presenting on the Main Stage Friday, Feb. 3 at 6 pm, and Saturday, Feb. 4 at noon. Get your discounted show tickets now!

Stay connected with her before the show on her personal Facebook and Instagram accounts or check out the Masters of Flip Instagram account she shares with her husband.

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