How Quality Effects the Cost of Custom Window Treatments

May 25, 2016Window Treatments

Many decorators and their customers ask “why are custom draperies & window treatments so expensive?” A lot of times the client doesn’t understand what they are paying for. They find an exquisite fabric that is extremely expensive, and then can’t understand why the labor to fabricate the window treatment is in their eyes-over priced. This … Read More

Luxury

May 25, 2016Design Tips, Window Treatments

“Like so much else in life, luxury is relative. When it comes to interior design, the concept is often invoked, but its meaning can take many forms.” These words for ELLEDECOR Magazine’s “Luxury Survey” have made us reflect on what luxury means to us. With Valentine’s Day just around the corner there is no better … Read More

The Best Interior Decorating Blogs to Read and Follow

April 25, 2016Design Tips

So, why should you follow an interior designer? Well, there are many reasons for this; but mainly, it is because they are the people who can help make the dreams you want for your home a reality. Most people don’t consider interior designing to be that important, but that is not entirely true. Designers have … Read More

The Look: Summer Chic

July 16, 2015About Us, Design Tips, What's new in Home Fashion?

We have another article in Your Home Magazine! This link takes you to the online version of the magazine where you can peruse at your leisure. For the July issue we were asked to talk about summer style. Here in southwest Florida we embrace “summer chic” year round. Read the article below to find out … Read More

Mid-Century Modern

January 30, 2015Design Tips

Hi, all! It has been quite busy around the studio but we are starting the year off strong! This month’s issue of Your Home magazine featured our article on Mid-century modern style. This link takes you to the online version of the magazine where you can peruse at your leisure. Our next article will be … Read More

High Point Review

November 26, 2014Design Tips, What's new in Home Fashion?

The Fall High Point Market was a few weeks ago and boy do we have some fun things to share! High Point is the place we go to see the latest and greatest from our vendors. Here are some trends we noticed during market: Mid-century modern is making a statement in a big way. Metallics … Read More

Paint Quality From the Pros

August 13, 2014About Us

  Sherwin-Williams recently published an article in their Stir magazine titled “The Secrets to Quality Paint”. As a leader in the industry, Sherwin-Williams carries some clout when they speak about quality. Let’s be honest, painting is an investment. It takes time, money and labor and, as always, we want to invest in quality products. Obviously … Read More

Worry Free Living

May 29, 2014About Us

We love cake, and now you don’t need to worry about keeping that sugary confection away from your upholstery! Stain resistant, low maintenance fabrics with Sunbrella & Crypton technology offer kid-friendly, pet-friendly and all around worry free living. With so many fabric designs and options, spill proof has never looked so good. Living in Southwest … Read More

A Quick Way to Update a Bathroom!

March 12, 2014About Us

Frame your mirrors. It’s so simple but it packs a punch! This is one of our favorite ways to jazz up bathroom mirrors. Whether you are renovating a bathroom or just looking to add a bit of elegance this is the product of your dreams! It gives new life to cracked edges and aging mirrors … Read More