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. […]

Design Tips: Styling a Home

Styling a home may seem like a challenging task for some people.  However, it can be much more simple and fun than you would imagine!  Vignettes are one of the great ways that you can style your home.  These are fabulous little groupings of objects that can add character and create a more exciting space with fun accent […]

Designer Tips: Arranging a Room

This time of year, while spending more time inside, we see clients take notice of those rooms they typically avoid.  A common reason is the layout of the space. Designer Tip…pull your furniture away from the wall. This will create a cozy space that encourages conversation and more frequent use of the room!

Design Elements: Fireplaces

WOW, Tuesday, January 7, 2014 in Northwest Ohio and we are all freezing!  Literally, we have 2′ of snow on the ground and the windchill is dangerous and the schools have announced day 3 of closings for tomorrow!  I am going out of my mind with being in the office~ extended periods of office time […]

Questions for Rose: Peanut Butter and Caramel

Mariah:  What was the client looking to achieve when they called you in for this project? Rose:  When I was called for this project, the client told me that they built their home 10 years ago but they never quite felt happy with it.  They were really looking to make their home feel more complete and […]

Did You Know: “California King” vs. “King” Sized Bed

We often get asked the difference between a king and california king.  It is a great question!  Some clients want the biggest!  Well, it all depends on what you need.  The california king is longer- think basketball player!  The king is wider- think you dont have to touch your loved one! California King Mattresses are […]