Bright and Bold Color

Bright and Bold Color

February 6, 2014 0

This residence by Matali Crasset is daringly colorful.It is fun to see someone take a risk and I particularly love the bright magenta table and chairs.        

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Warm Neutral Rooms

Warm Neutral Rooms

May 29, 2012 0

There is a certain serenity with warm neutral colors and fabrics. Here are some examples of rooms that incorporate the use of neutrals both in the furnishings as well as the architecture of the

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Slipping Into Summer

Slipping Into Summer

May 20, 2012 0

This image speaks to me of warm and lazy summer days. The hot color of 2012 is Pantone’s “Tangerine Tango”, and I must admit that I am completely on board! Perhaps not a whole

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The Complexity of Simplicity

The Complexity of Simplicity

May 9, 2012 0

Years ago, as a design student, I became acutely aware of how difficult it is to achieve true simplicity of design. It was a complex process to get there, to edit ideas and solutions

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Classic and Comfortable Sectionals

Classic and Comfortable Sectionals

April 27, 2012 0

Lounging around on a sectional that is absolutely stunning and comfortable, sounds like an easy thing to do. It’s not always simple to find that perfect design for your home though, as many people

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Shopping at West Elm

Shopping at West Elm

April 21, 2012 0

A recent project had me running into the local West Elm store to try out a sofa. While there I found some great items that could work into any price point and look fantastic.

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I Still Love a White Kitchen

I Still Love a White Kitchen

April 18, 2012 0

I know, I know, the trend is not new, but I have to admit that I when I see a beautiful white kitchen I love it! Adding warmth to your white kitchen scheme is

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White Can Be Earthy

White Can Be Earthy

April 1, 2012 0

People often think of white rooms as cold and minimalistic, and sometimes they are. However, with the addition of a few warmer details  those rooms can feel as earthy as the more obvious warm

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A Photograph To Inspire

A Photograph To Inspire

March 26, 2012 0

Certain images move me and inspire my own visions. Photographs tell their story in a different way than words, yet both are vital to our intellectual growth and curiosity. Sometimes an image is all

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Spring Blooms

Spring Blooms

March 23, 2012 0

Here are some selections of vases and pitchers for a touch of Spring in your home. I like to keep the container simple, a classic shape and elegant material and let the flowers have

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