Lauren Jacobsen Interior Design-bedroom

19 September 2017 0 Comments Category: Uncategorized

What To Consider When Hiring An Interior Designer

Asking the right questions can make or break the flow and outcome of a project, in any profession. This month, I would like to address some of those questions and encourage you to organize your thoughts and stimulate ideas behind the questions you should keep in mind when taking the step to hire a professional for your interior or exterior upgrade. The first things a Designer wants to know: Has the potential client ever worked with a Designer before?   This will tell us if they are familiar with the design and construction […]
What happens when the kids leave home?

5 August 2017 0 Comments Category: Uncategorized

It is an emotional time when your kids grow up and leave home.

You might be ready for your child to start their new life or college experience but, an empty room that was full of your child’s spirit and personality is a reminder of what is now missing:  those half-eaten sandwiches, sports paraphernalia, dirty clothes on the floor, and surfaces smothered in unnecessary paper and candy wrappers. It is a tough transition for many parents and one way to address this is to decide how you will use that room now that it won’t be lived in every day. Before you reclaim their […]
Paisley design in Interiors, Fashion and a bit of history

14 June 2017 0 Comments Category: Uncategorized

PAISLEY – Interiors, Fashion and Fun

X I am enjoying the resurgence of paisley in interior design today.  Not only because of the points I touched upon in our June Newsletter but, because the work designers and artisans are creating today offer so many different resources for extending the use of the pattern, such as reversing and mixing them with contemporary styles and geometric designs.  They are being made to work well with stripes and graphics as well.   There are variations available that give a room a very lush appeal, creating a luxurious feel to your space.   […]
Art Deco in Interior Design

18 May 2017 0 Comments Category: Uncategorized

Bringing Art Deco Style Home

Art Deco—a style that is synonymous with glamor and luxury—is something that can be achieved with as much or as little decor and styling as you desire. Eichholtz Being a streamlined and structured foundation, the one thing you will want to remember is symmetry.  If you have a room with a symmetrical structure, you’re off to a great start.  If not, seating areas, furniture, and lighting are the key. delightful unique lamps You will also want to consider to a few basic rules. Color Traditional Art Deco is more contrasting, using bold […]
Lauren Jacobsen Interior Design Blog

2 April 2017 0 Comments Category: Uncategorized

A Fresh Take On Tribal

Just a quick note for you.  The use of animal prints in interior design is always a bold and wonderful enhancement but, of late, we are seeing more tribal influences to go with them.  In fabrics, decor, and furnishings, offering more opportunities for interior designers and homeowners to create very personal and bold environments at home or in the office, by adding more flare.  One of the great things about tribal styling is that there is room for both symmetrical and asymmetrical applications and, as you will see, more cultural influences as […]