Tag: interior design

Bring Nature Inside

January 3, 2013 // 1:24 pm

A new year, new you. Bring nature inside. Iain and Dorothy have designed a stunning home with a cottage style feel in Holywood, Belfast. The rooms are spacious with lots of natural light. They also have house plants in almost every room, which produce oxygen... Read More...

Dana Gibson

August 13, 2012 // 10:04 pm

I introduced you to Dana Gibson last week and have some more home accessories in her showroom to show you. I love her lamps, trays, wastebaskets and pillows. As I said previously, I wanted to stay there all day long! Take a peek and you... Read More...

Kimberly Lewis Home Wallpaper

June 15, 2012 // 11:36 am

For a bright bold and beautiful lift to your room, check out Kimberly Lewis Home Wallpaper. Featured in House Beautiful and Interior Design, Kimberly Lewis Home has a fresh and unique collection of hand-printed wallpaper. Recently, Lewis added her prints to pillows, coasters, trays, and note cards. Add... Read More...

Living in Bold Color

June 10, 2012 // 2:57 pm

Beautiful living in bold color is my motto. The bolder the better! I am loving these vibrant and loud color schemes. Mix and match your palette with magentas and yellows, reds and oranges. These vivid and energetic colors will surely awaken your senses. Let the... Read More...

Interior Designer Betsy Burnham

June 7, 2012 // 10:14 pm

In the House Beautiful June 2012 issue, I love the “Layer with a Global Mix” feature. Interior Designer Betsy Burnham overlaps Turkish runners which gives the upstairs hallway a warm and layered look. She has created a cozy nook in the window seat with colorful... Read More...

ICFF 2012 Exhibitors

May 30, 2012 // 1:27 pm

There were more than 500 ICFF 2012 exhibitors from more than 30 countries at the Jacob K. Javits Center in New York City. I thoroughly enjoyed checking out all of the International Contemporary Furniture Fair(ICFF) booths with the Press on May 19th before the kick-off to... Read More...

House Beautiful + Podge Bune

May 28, 2012 // 6:23 pm

I was flipping through the June 2012 issue of House Beautiful and stopped dead in my tracks when I saw the Hamptons cottage designed by Podge Bune. She has wonderful decorating ideas and tips. Here are a few for  today’s Monday inspiration. “Hang your pictures... Read More...

Blogfest 2012 Kravet Tour

May 26, 2012 // 2:37 pm

My favorite day of Blogfest 2012 was the Kravet Studio Tour. We got a behind the scenes glimpse into the world of fabric design, product development and showroom merchandising for three of the industry’s most respected brands: Kravet, Lee Jofa and Brunschwig & Fils. Doug... Read More...

Kips Bay Decorator Show House

May 25, 2012 // 5:52 pm

We joined Architectural Digest Editor in Chief Margaret Russell at the Kips Bay Decorator Show House for the Kickoff of Blogfest2012. We had the best time meeting most of the room designers as well as blogger friends. It was a wonderful way to start the... Read More...

Blogfest2012

May 22, 2012 // 2:49 am

Having way too much fun at Blogfest2012 today! It is thrilling for me to meet so many bloggers I have known for so many years {in the blogosphere that is!}. I promise to share with you photos of all of these amazing bloggers as soon... Read More...

Nautical Decorating Ideas

April 30, 2012 // 5:08 pm

Nautical Decorating Ideas : I love a nautical, Coastal Living themed room.  Navy blue and white color scheme, boating and nautical home decor, cool wall art, and lots of seashells and lanterns create the scene. The beach is where my heart is, so I feel... Read More...

Kirsten Nease Designs

February 23, 2012 // 1:01 pm

Kirsten Nease Designs is a full service interior design firm and much more! Kirsten also provides consultation and product selection services for smaller projects. Whether it is flooring selections, door and window placements, draperies, carpet or upholstery Kirsten will design your home with one ultimate goal in... Read More...

Mini-Makeover: Paint Your Banister Black

February 16, 2012 // 1:27 pm

Black Banisters – Interior Design Ideas : Refresh and Renew! Give your entryway or hallway a mini-makeover and paint your banister black. Classy and chic, a shiny black banister will revive your space. Featured are 12 staircases to give you inspiration. Whether your home is... Read More...

Walk in Closets

June 28, 2011 // 1:43 pm

Do you need inspiration for your walk in closets? I need to clean up mine! Can a girl ever have enough shoes? How many pair do you have? Have you ever counted? Add shelves and drawers for maximum storage space. These dreamy spaces are to die... Read More...

Beautiful Living : Sun Rooms

May 16, 2010 // 9:24 pm

I could spend a lot of time here… no problem at all!  I love sun rooms with bright light pouring in. Just like a good painting, there are subtle splashes of color here and there to create interest. The yellow pillows and vases coordinate and... Read More...