Why Interior Design Is So Important To Me…

Why Interior Design Is So Important To Me…

I was driving home today after a long day of client meetings, installation appointments and networking events, thinking to myself, “gosh, I can’t wait to get home.”  I happened to manage a couple of minutes to stop by Michaels to pick up some frames...
Great Room Challenges: Two-Story Entryways

Great Room Challenges: Two-Story Entryways

We’ve been doing a lot of talking about open-concept homes and great rooms. We have seen a lot of homes with two-story or large entryways that open up into other rooms, such as family rooms, living room and dining rooms. We are often challenged by our clients to...
Great Room Challenges: Part II

Great Room Challenges: Part II

We are often asked to design great rooms or sections of great rooms, always with the challenge of tying them together and making sure they are very functional for the families living in them. One of the biggest challenges we face is dealing with the two-story family...
Bold Pops of Color

Bold Pops of Color

For those of you who are still a little dubious about committing to bold color on a larger scale, such as painting walls or trim, don’t fret! You can still have a strong pop of color without the commitment. Here are a few suggestions: Create a neutral background and...
Bold Modern in Ashburn

Bold Modern in Ashburn

This month we have been discussing designing with bold color, in honor of Benjamin Moore’s color of the year choice, Caliente, and because we have recently finalized and photographed a project that is different from those we are typically asked to design. We were...