Trendspotter: Industrial Chic

September 27, 2013Design Tips, Lighting, What's new in Home Fashion?

The Industrial look is making a come back and is ready to¬† revolutionize your home. Now, if you are having visions of your warm and inviting space turning cold and sterile – never fear! This Industrial Revolution has been given a bit of chic style that has transformed from cold and impersonal to clean and … Read More

A blast of color!

September 10, 2013About Us, Design Tips, What's new in Home Fashion?

Color can transform a space from “Eh” to “Wow”! We have been pinning lots of fun color schemes lately. Here are some color blasts that we are crushing on. Amazing how funky, bold wallpaper transforms the classic kitchen to something unique!   Painting the back of these bookshelves blue distinguishes the accessories and adds so … Read More

Fall Trends

August 30, 2013About Us, Design Tips, What's new in Home Fashion?

Labor Day weekend has arrived! Here in Southwest Florida we don’t exactly smell Fall in the air. Nothing is crisp or cool in anyway but we know Fall is coming by the exciting trends flying around the internet and popping up in our catalogs! Here are some things we see trending. Brass is back. Like … Read More

Trendspotter: Grasscloth

August 2, 2013Design Tips

Grasscloth is popping up everywhere! We have used it in quite a few jobs of late and want to share some of the ways we have incorporated it into an overall design. Small Spaces: Bathrooms and kitchens are transformed with this product. Keeping in mind this is a natural product we have opted to use … Read More

LED Lighting Techniques

July 17, 2013Design Tips, Lighting

You’ve seen LED technology used in many ways before — this progressive lighting innovation is used in televisions, aviation lighting, and many other commercial-use technologies. What does LED actually stand for? Light-emitting diodes, and these little babies are FINALLY making a splash in the world of installation lighting in the home. Though considerably more expensive … Read More

Some Helpful Tips for Pairing Prints

February 22, 2013About Us, Design Tips

When it comes to your home’s interiors, you most likely already have a lot going on — between couches, chairs, bedding, rugs, and the clutter inherent in daily family life, it may seem impossible to create a cohesive, styled, and lovely look. As you endeavor to pursue a unique design that reflects your family’s needs … Read More

Window Treatments: Some Terminology

February 12, 2013About Us, Design Tips

Decoding the world of window treatments can be relatively complicated — with all of the choices available, it can be difficult to understand, much less decide upon the appropriate window treatments for the rooms in your home. Today, we would like to provide a quick primer on the importance of window treatments, as well as … Read More

Selecting Couches

February 7, 2013About Us, Design Tips

Creating a unique and functional environment within your home can be an overwhelming task. As we continue to partner with clients and support their goals and objects, one task that can be difficult is selecting the right upholstery pieces. Selecting the right couch also includes selecting the cushion filling and couch fabric as well. These … Read More

Defining Your Goals in the New Year

January 6, 2013Design Tips

What are your goals for this new year? As 2012 draws to a close and we journey into the new year, what are a few things you would like to accomplish over the next 12 months? How do you plan to spend this year? More specifically, what are some things about your home you would … Read More

Tips for Staging a New Year’s Eve Party

December 28, 2012Design Tips

It’s party time! After all, who doesn’t love a fabulous New Year’s Eve party? New Year’s Eve is less than a week away — are you planning to throw a party for your friends and family? Inviting lots of people into your home for a New Year’s Eve celebrating can be an overwhelming task. As … Read More