Pillows- a finishing touch that can add pattern, color or texture…

A quick designer tip… Whether you are refreshing your space or doing a complete renovation.  A house doesnt feel like a home until you include all of the little details that create the personality.  Pillows are a great way to show some personality… simple and bold, warm & cozy, your monogram or a buddha.  Whatever […]

Refresh Your Style Part 2: Re-Organize

“Refresh Your Style” Part 2 is all about re-organizing!  Re-organizing can make your space feel clean and new. There are several ways that you can organize a space differently to make it feel new, and one of those ways is to rearrange the furniture. With some quick and easy furniture moving, your room will look […]

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: Hanging Artwork Part 2 of 3

Now that you have mastered hanging your artwork at the end of the hall or in the pass through to the kitchen, what about hanging artwork over your fireplace? We have previously talked about the rule of 3’s and 5’s (or 3rd’s and 5th’s), this is a perfect place to consider that rule. When hanging […]

Designer Tips: The Rule of 3’s and 5’s

Something that is very important in designing spaces is considering size and scale, ultimately this is how things relate to one another.  We use the rule of 3’s and 5’s to balance size and scale in all of our projects and it remains one of our best and most widely shared “Designer Tips”.   How […]

Designer Tips: White Paint/ White Trim

When we help clients, whether with a renovation or building a new home we often have the discussion about paint, which leads to a conversation about trim! Many people are leaning toward white trim these days and with good reason, it looks great with a variety of flooring and cabinetry options. But… did you know […]