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

Why is Working With a Designer So Important?

March 21, 2013About Us

In this new age of Pinterest, Blogs, and content galore, it is easy to see why DIY projects are becoming increasingly popular at such a rapid rate. The internet has streamlined the ability for home owners and design enthusiasts┬áto share and receive information. With so many tutorials, creative ideas, and DIY recommendations on the internet, … Read More

Incorporating Existing Pieces into Home Design

March 14, 2013About Us

As an interior designer, I typically come to your home to meet with you for an initial consultation. One of the many questions I ask clients when they invite me into their homes for the very first time is: “What about your home do you love?” In the same vein, I typically ask, “What pieces … Read More

Trendspotter: Quilted Details

March 10, 2013About Us, What's new in Home Fashion?

Did you know? Many trends in the interior design realm stem from trends in the world of fashion. One such trend includes the increasing popularity of quilted pieces. Quilted pieces — jackets, vests, and blazers — became highly popular in high fashion. With a nod to traditional hunting apparel, these types of pieces were updated … Read More

Trendspotter: Unique Chandeliers

February 28, 2013About Us, What's new in Home Fashion?

At Decorating Den, we seek to research the newest trends in interior design. As we explain these trends, where they come from, and the ways in which designers are incorporating this trend, we also desire to help you decide whether or not to employ these trends within your home’s interiors. Today, we bring you one … 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

Welcome Sarah Naples!

January 11, 2013About Us

We are pleased to announce the addition of a new member of the Decorating Den interior design team. Here in lovely Naples, Florida, we are so excited to welcome Sarah Naples (yes, that is her real last name) to our interior design firm! Growing up in Naples, Sarah has always enjoyed the best of what … Read More

Happy New Year!

January 3, 2013About Us

From the team at Decorating Den, we would like to wish each and every one of our friends and family a very Happy New Year! As you wave goodbye to 2012 and welcome in 2013, we reflect on the blessings of this past year and look forward to the year ahead. At Decorating Den, we … Read More