Interior Backgrounds and Details: Design Trends for 2013 and 2014

Interior Backgrounds and Details are key to successful interior design.  They are part of the ‘good bones’ of a space that support the furnishings and fabrics that are layer in later. Here are Beasley & Henley Interior Design’s top picks for 2013 and 2014.   (more…)

Don’t Make These 5 Common Design Mistakes

Good morning Design Fans!  We picked this blog from designer Meredith Marlowe... she hits the nail on the head with these common design mistakes.  Are you making them?? I am all about breaking the rules and pushing the boundaries of design, however there are some things that just do not work and are just bad design. Here is a ...

LA Samba Room | Ultra Lounge Dancehall Contemporary Design

When creating a space for lounging and dancing the night away, there needs to be elements of sophistication and motion -- and the magical. The Samba Room in Los Angeles includes a mesmerizing display of lighting that transports guests into the world of motion. Properly designed lighting and atmosphere energizes guests and even accepts music as a ...

Delta Light: Beauty and the Bottom Line

Delta Light, a market leader and trendsetter in architectural lighting, announced the use of advanced LED lighting technology for the most recent renovation of the Sandton Group's Grand Hotel Reylhof in the heart of the city of Gent in Belgium. Delta Light, together with the hotel architects and lighting designers, developed a lighting concept combining their ...

Santorini | Cave Homes Have Modern Interiors and Ultra Cool Designs

The oldest and most simple form of residence in the Aegean Sea area is cave houses -- traditional buildings which are found inside the rocks with a domelike roof, a narrow facade, and narrow but long spaces inside. Santorini is known for its cave houses, and people from all over the world come to the ...

A Wonder Down Under | Contemporary Home Design

Surfer's Paradise in Queensland, Australia.  Whether tasty waves or cracked crab and lobster tickle your fancy, this location will deliver. Ultra crisp with prolific geometrical angles, this abode is perfect for Beethoven in C minor or a rousing Journey tribute. The cliche oft exercised, "It's not where you're from, it's where you're at," surely had ...