Reports from Fashion Week announced the latest runway trends! It’s just natural that we want these same beautiful colors and textures to translate to our homes for a fresh spring look. Fortunately the lag time that used to exist between fashion and home décor has almost vanished. You can achieve immediate gratification when refreshing your … Continue reading Spring Runway Fashion Inspiration for Your Home
The newest kitchen updates focus on clean lines and convenience. The most successful spaces act as the heart of the home, with room for gathering, cooking and storage. Innovative products and ideas were introduced at this months Kitchen and Bath Industry Show in Las Vegas. A quick review will show you the best ideas for … Continue reading Kitchen Trends for Easy Living
It’s that time of year! Pantone, the color experts, announce Radiant Orchid as the color that will have the greatest impact on our lives. I’m energized, in fact the ability to energize us is one of the attributes of this color. In home design that translates to livelier palettes than we have seen in quite … Continue reading Yes I’m excited! Radiant Orchid is Color of the Year!
Part of my job as an interior designer is to keep an eye on emerging trends. I use that knowledge when I am selecting colors and products for my clients homes. Most of the projections phase in over time so you may not notice the subtle differences until it is a full blown trend. My goal … Continue reading Design Trends 2014
It’s that time of year when we realize that the house is getting dark earlier. This leaves us with shorter days and lower energy levels. Here are a few tips to help you avoid the Midwest winter blues. Be sure to have multiple sources of light for each room. Add dimmers for versatility and easy … Continue reading Lighting Check Up for Fall/Winter Days
This summers Las Vegas Furniture Market was a welcome mix of classic traditions along with colorful updates. The new product introductions along with design trend indicators create a worthwhile mix that helps direct our attention to the freshest looks in design. Trend: Color that Captures: Japiur introduced so many beautiful area rugs that are so … Continue reading Design Trends from Las Vegas Market
Extend your Living Space Whether you are looking for a shady retreat or a discovery garden for you and the children, you will enhance your property and its value by creating attractive outdoor living spaces. Get Inspired Collect pictures of outdoor spaces, visit your garden center and decide on the activities you would like … Continue reading Top 5 Design Tips for Outdoor Living