Refresh Your Style Part 3: Paint

In the next part of our series, we are going to talk about how you can refresh your style through painting!  Giving your home a fresh coat of paint in a new color can make a world of difference in creating an updated style in your home. If painting a bunch of walls seems like a […]

Color Inspiration: Fall Inspired

As fall is starting to roll in, RCI is feeling inspired by the rich, harvest colors of the season.  Fall inspires so many great colors with lots of warm, cozy tones that make you want to curl up by a fire.  Between the reds and greens of apples to the oranges of pumpkins to the warm browns […]

Color Inspiration: Green

Time for another color inspiration blog!  This time we are going to focus on another widely used color in our design work: green.  Green is such a great color because it is very relaxing and if you love nature, it helps to bring the outdoors into your home.  Green also freshens up any space, even if […]

Color Inspiration: Blue

We were all feeling pretty inspired by different colors today and that led us to create a new category on our blog:  color inspiration!  Looking out the window at the beautiful sky, I was feeling pretty inspired by the color blue.  We have used blue in numerous projects due to the fact that blue can be used in so […]

Design Tips: Coordinating Fabric in Living Spaces

Many people go into a home furniture store and pick out a display with matching fabric on the sofa, chairs, and pillows.  Although that may seem like a good idea, it’s an even better idea to mix up the fabric with different colors, textures, and patterns so everything coordinates and is complementary.  Coordinating fabric on different […]

Designer Tips: Be True to You

Often our first interaction with a new client is over the phone. They call looking to get to know us better, how our process works, inquire about the fee aspect and what availability we have to meet. We love this first step, we love what we do and love talking about it! It is also […]

Did You Know: Psychology of Color

As designers we spend a lot of our day considering the impact of certain colors. As you may already know, warm colors (reds, oranges and yellows) are appetizing which is why they are the branding colors for most of the major fast food chains. You probably also know that blues and greens are a great […]

Designer Tips: Play with Pattern

Whether you are looking to re-design a room from scratch or freshen a few things, here is a “Designer Tip” we love to share. Play with patterns, mix colors and add textures, this will create that “magazine finish” you love.  Are you more traditional? Look at combining plaids or hounds-tooth with large florals and stripes. […]