Guess What Designers Are Calling The Next “It” House Plant?

While glossing through the pages of the latest House Beautiful or Architectural Digest magazine have you noticed a common thread among the accents of greenery? We have certainly taken noticed and incorporate this stunning house plant into our designs when we can. If you haven't guessed it already, I'll give you a clue. It's a plant that ...

Hottest Home Décor Trends! What Designers Are Excited About In 2019!

Hello 2019 you’ve finally made your appearance and we’re glad you are here. We are excited to see what you have in store for us in home décor this year. I’ve spent some time evaluating and exploring the design trends you will so graciously lay upon us. I’m ever so passionate about design and I cannot ...

The Great Love Affair With A White Kitchen

We love a dazzling kitchen and have been in love with the classic white kitchen for some time now. White kitchens repeatedly stand the test of time and unlike prominent misconceptions, they don't have to be stark and plain. Some may also say too much white can make a kitchen feel, sterile and unwelcoming. We are ...

All Systems Go – The Ikea model starts!

We finally received the call to start the install of the first Ikea model. It’s all systems go! If you’ve read my blogs on this Ikea adventure, you’ll remember that the install date for the Ikea models for Lennar Homes was December 9. As is all too common in homebuilding and construction in general, that date was ...

The Inside Story- What Designers REALLY Do

WHAT DO YOU DO ALL DAY? Back by popular demand we are reposting our "What Designers Really Do" blog today. We found  a deep interest in our design process and are happy to share it with you again. I recently met with an intelligent reporter who focuses on architecture and engineering in the media.  We had a ...

Corduroy for the Interior Design of your home

Corduroy isn't just for pants and jackets anymore.  Many designers are bringing corduroy into their focus for interior design this year.  It's a great alternative to velvet.  Bold statements are being seen in upholstery with wide audacious bands of cord.  It appears to be a growing trend that will be seen throughout the rest of ...