Category: Interior Design


November 16, 2022

Common wisdom says that you can’t have a child and/or pet friendly home that is also grown up and beautiful.  That you must give over your family’s living spaces to toys – both children’s and pets’.  Or that you need to wait to have “good” things in your home until your children are older.  Well, that is simply […]

How to Choose the Correct Size Area Rug

December 16, 2021

Area Rugs. They add so much to the overall look and feel of a room.  They can be the starting point for the color scheme for the entire room, they add softness and visual interest, muffle sound and anchor the furnishings.  They are often one of the largest pieces in the room.  For all these reasons, it is […]

How to Choose the Correct Sofa for Your Style

October 22, 2021

You have been spending more time at home than usual and it has come to your attention that perhaps now is the time to update your sofa – something that you like better or is more comfortable.  Or perhaps the one that you are currently using is just plain worn out.  With so many options out there […]

Decorating on a Budget – Great Interior Design is Possible

January 6, 2018

PLAN Decorating on a Budget – great interior design is possible. It can be fun and wallet friendly. Just because you have a small budget that doesn’t  mean you can’t get big interior design results.  There are ways to achieve the look that you want without breaking the bank and have fun in the process. Study […]

Interior Designer Tips for Christmas Decorating

November 30, 2017

The holiday season is upon us once again, and with it all the planning, shopping, and  decorating that implies.  Some people revel in all the bustle and excitement associated with the season, while others approach it with dread.  Whichever category applies to you, Christmas decorating should, and can, be a fun and enjoyable endeavor. PREPARATION […]

Interior Design Lighting – Don’t Underestimate its Impact

October 26, 2017

Design is defined by light and shade, and the appropriate lighting is enormously important – Albert Hadley Selecting the right lighting for your interior design project is about more than just choosing a pretty lamp or a unique light fixture. While your light fixtures should reflect your overall style, interior design lighting has a much […]

Trendy or Timeless? A Classic Interior Decorating Dilemma

September 28, 2017

It’s time to redecorate and you’re having trouble deciding on a decorating style. If you go with a style that is too trendy, it may only be a few years before you’re tired of it. But the whole point of redecorating is to give your home a fresh contemporary look. So how do you choose? […]

Decorating Tips – Interior Designers Share Their Favorites

August 29, 2017

Are you thinking about doing some redecorating and need a little inspiration? Sometimes it helps to brainstorm with others. Getting a perspective other than your own can ignite that creative spark. After all, we can all use a little help now and then. With that in mind, I’ve invited other interior designers to share their […]

Interior Design – How Color Sets the Mood and Reflects Your Style

July 27, 2017

Most of us don’t think about the color of our surroundings until it’s time to decorate, yet it affects us everyday. When undertaking an interior design project, color choice involves more than paint, fabric, and furniture. The colors you choose help define the space, reflect your personality and set the mood of the room. When […]