Let’s continue looking at what is being forecast as trends in 2016 for home furnishings. The best part of being and interior designer is having the privilege to work with fine artists and craftsman who create incredible works of art to put into the home. It is always amazing to see what they are doing. ARTISTS AND NATURE Fortunately, hand-crafted furnishings and accessories are becoming more available and as craftsman are creating more one-of-a-kind pieces, we embrace their exploration of new techniques and because of that, we are seeing a revival in creativity. […]
colin cadle photography You may be hosting family or friends over the holidays so a few reminders on setting up a guest room might help. The thought of a fine hotel room comes to mind and your company would love that experience as well. I like to have open space in a guest room, not too much clutter and plenty of flat surfaces. You will want to be sure it is easy for your guests to find light lamp switches and have a light control near the bed for […]
At the end of every project, I thoroughly enjoy adding the finishing touches to the home. The “styling” phase of the design—adding the clients’ personal items, artwork, new décor and accessories—working collaboratively to perfect the space, is great fun and very satisfying. Giving your home that festive, holiday flare when hosting a meal or having a party is a similar experience. As we prepare to entertain during the holidays, media outlets fill the ‘airwaves’ with great decorating tips and ideas while at the same time stimulating our appetites with the wonderful cuisine that accompany the events […]
With the launch of our new website, we have taken some time off from blogging to work on internal restructuring. One of the things we are doing is learning more about online photo usage rights when featuring other designers’ and artists’ work on our site. Our blog will be back in action next week so please keep an eye out for our next post. Have a great day.