The 2015’s Home Decor Trend We Cannot Get Enough Of

Brass, gold and copper have been steadily creeping into our homes for sometime now and we are loving it! Metals are in all places, from wallpaper to flooring,  furniture and accessories. Using metal is hardly a new concept. Our early ancestors discovered that copper was impressionable and could be fashioned into weapons, tools, ornaments. They ...

Scientific Proofs

There are plenty of reasons to hire a great interior design team to sort out the look of your home. It impresses your friends, makes you feel proud, expresses your personal tastes, and can knock considerable amounts of money off the running costs of your home. However, scientists are increasingly coming to realize what those of ...

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 ...

5 Ways To Add Color To Your Winter Blues

The air is crisp and darkness falls upon us sooner in these winter months. Bare branches as outward fingers freeze in the breeze. Visions of the warm sun glistening off the oceans horizon seem to be a faint memory. The anticipation and excitement for the holidays have long gone.  Our steadfast motivations and resolutions may have ...

Antiques, A Passion & A Cause

I’m passionate about antiques. They individualize a room that reflects one’s own unique taste and persona. Pairing functioning antiques with modern or industrial pieces of furniture,  have been a recent design aesthetic I've recently enjoyed.  I believe the right antique can be used to break up the metonymy of a room. They can serve as ...

2015’S COLOR OF THE YEAR & HOW TO USE IT!

The time has finally arrived, the moment I have been anxiously waiting for. The announcement of Pantone's color of the year has been released to the world. Pantone, the global color authority announced Marsala 18-1438, the color of 2015. Much like the wine it's full-bodied, earthy and sophisticated. It's in the red hue family with ...