7 Reasons Rustic Industrial Design is a Hot Interior Design Trend

Rustic Industrial design, characterized by reclaimed wood and galvanized metal accents, is a hot trend in today’s interiors. It has been creeping in to our design aesthetic for a few years, and with the social media enthusiasts on sites such as Houzz and Pinterest dedicating hundreds of pages to its cult, you know it is ...

Kitchen Trend Alert: Stainless Steel Countertops

A lot of trends happening lately!  All of which I'm loving.  This week we're headed to the kitchen to find out what designers are seeing a lot of lately, and it's a lot of stainless steel!  Steel countertops to be exact.  Inspired by the industrial clean look of a commercial kitchen, designers have had fun mixing ...

A Modern Glass Farmhouse?! What’s Old is New Again.

Modern, glass and farm house.  Three words you probably weren't expecting to see next to each other today. From afar, this building may look like a traditional Dutch farmhouse, but up close you’ll notice it’s actually a building made of glass.  Glass farm is a new mixed-use retail and office building in the heart of Schijndel ...

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 ...

Top Design Trend 2013: Natural Wood Flooring

Wood flooring has seen a resurgence in its popularity for the last few years, but the latest spin on this old favorite  is the flooring trend toward LIGHT or NATURAL wood flooring. Light colors or natural surfaces look gorgeous in our minimalist environments.  They add warmth to a modern interior and they a compliment the look of ...