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 […]
Pantone Colour of the Year in Interior Design

12 January 2016 4 Comments Category: Uncategorized

Introducing Rose Quartz and Serenity

Pantone Colors of the Year 2016 The new year brings us a new Pantone Color of the Year.  Let’s take a look at what the experts at Pantone have chosen for their color trend in 2016.  This year we have two colors to celebrate and is the first time Pantone is blending two shades.  Although not a palette I have used, these soft hues do give a ‘light and airy’ essence to a room.   courtesy of pantone, inc.   The thinking behind this pairing is to balance warm and cool colors.  Their […]

9 November 2015 0 Comments Category: Uncategorized

Quick Update

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.