Beasley & Henley: The Story

Orlando native Troy Beasley, Allied Member ASID, originally thought he’d grow up to be a musician. “Then I realized I might starve to death,” he jokes. Time spent as a teenager working at his father’s flooring company exposed him to some beautiful high-end homes -- and sparked his interest in interior design. After years of working in ...

Creating A Contemporary Look For Your Home

Just like most art, interior design is a field that is open to interpretation. People can describe a particular design in several contrasting ways. However, sleek lines and minimizing clutter are the hallmarks of contemporary design. 1. Go Sleeker Everything from appliances to TVs to furniture are taking on the shapes and material that complement this aesthetic. Chrome, ...

Wild, Wonderful and Off the Wall!

I love finding off-the-wall furnishings! They are crazy but creative and usually fun.  While they are the wild ideas of today, they may be standard for tomorrow, so get a head start and check them out! Cocoon Chair -seating or scultpure? This chair is crazy but I love it.  It is so fresh and wonderful. What a ...

Clearly, Lovely, LUCITE!

  Sometimes chic, sometimes cheap, Lucite is back in style.  Thanks to the recession, value-driven Lucite is having a revival in both fashion and furnishings being seen in jewelry, shoes, chairs, tables, bedframes....  Invented in 1931 Lucite, also known as Plexiglas, is a kind of molded thermoplastic resin. It has come and gone through the decades ...