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Adding Comfort & Color to an Interior Design with Area Rugs!

Posted by on Aug 28, 2014 in Accessories, Color, floors, General, rugs, trend setting design | 0 comments

Adding Comfort & Color to an Interior Design with Area Rugs!

Every cozy living space needs a great area rug. Whether it be for a pop of color, comfort, or to keep your toes warm on cooler days, there is a rug out there that is just right for you! I have recently been inspired by some amazing area rugs, and it is truly unbelievable how stunning some of these pieces can be. Here are just a few of some beautiful rugs that have helped to complete some great interior designs!   This month’s issue of Architectural Digest featured Tommy Hilfiger’s one-of-a-kind Miami Home. I was inspired by the amazing...

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Coastal Elements for an Endless Summer!

Posted by on Aug 13, 2014 in Accessories, Bedrooms, ceilings, chairs, chandeliers, Color, design philosophy, floors, furniture, General, kicthens, Kitchens, Lighting, linens, rugs, Seating, tables, Textiles, trend setting design | 0 comments

Coastal Elements for an Endless Summer!

This is the time of year to be inspired by all things coastal and nautical! These trends seem to have been transformed throughout the years to a style that is both classy and elegant, and can ultimately be used in any home. Here are some great ideas of how to introduce a “beachy” vibe into your interior designs   This is a perfect example of how you can add coastal elements to a Kitchen. This Kitchen is beautiful on its own, but is brought to life with a sea glass chandelier and blue accents! I especially love the cerused oak farmhouse...

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Integrating Stainless Steel Accents Into Your Interior Design

Posted by on Jul 31, 2014 in Accessories, bathrooms, Color, countertops, furniture, General, kicthens, Kitchens, Lighting, Seating, tables | 0 comments

Integrating Stainless Steel Accents Into Your Interior Design

Whether you are looking to design a modern home, or a transitional home, there is always room to add in stainless steel accents to your design! Stainless steel can be used in all sorts of ways throughout a design, and it may be that one last piece you need to add a little bit of sheen to your room. Here are some great examples of how  to incorporate stainless steel accents into your interiors design!   This wood dominant Kitchen is completed by the stainless steel countertop, backsplash, and appliances bringing an overall harmony to this...

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Introducing Accent Lighting Into Your Interior Design

Posted by on Jul 17, 2014 in General, Lighting, trend setting design | 0 comments

Introducing Accent Lighting Into Your Interior Design

Accent lighting is a powerful feature to add to a home to highlight and accentuate the beautiful features throughout each space. It is especially important for pieces or materials that you find one of kind, that you want to emphasize. Accent lighting not only highlights specific items, but also brings drama to the space, and affects the overall ambience of the room. Here are some ideas of how to incorporate accent lighting to spotlight some stunning features of a home. Accent lighting is incorporated under this cantilevered vanity in this...

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Amazing Glass Pieces at the 2014 ICFF!

Posted by on Jul 1, 2014 in Accessories, Art, Color, General, interior design show, mirrors, trend setting design | 0 comments

Amazing Glass Pieces at the 2014 ICFF!

This year at the 2014 International Contemporary Furniture Fair, I saw a plethora of glass exhibitors. It was amazing for me to see the new and innovative techniques used to create artistic glass pieces, such as sculptures, paneling, and lighting fixtures for your interior design. The colors that glowed in these pieces were fascinating! Here are some of the few pretty pieces seen at the ICFF.   These Green Wall Panels by Tsunami Glassworks are so unique and customizable, but my favorite part is that they are also eco-friendly! Each...

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Artistic Light Fixtures at the 2014 ICFF!

Posted by on Jun 18, 2014 in Accessories, chandeliers, General, interior design show, Lighting | 0 comments

Artistic Light Fixtures at the 2014 ICFF!

The International Contemporary Furniture Fair is a great place to view all of the new lighting fixtures that are on the market today. It is amazing to see what companies are coming up with these days and how lighting pieces are being transformed into sculptural pieces of art. Here are some examples of what I got a glimpse of at this year’s ICFF. This White Shell Magnolia Hanging Lamp by Catalina is exquisite! Catalina is a lighting company that uses only natural materials, such as shell, coco, abaca, and rattan in order to achieve a...

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Fab Finds at the 2014 ICFF!

Posted by on Jun 3, 2014 in Accessories, chandeliers, design philosophy, General, interior design show, Lighting, trend setting design, Wallpaper | 0 comments

Fab Finds at the 2014 ICFF!

The International Contemporary Furniture Fair is an excellent opportunity to explore the new innovative products on the market. There were so many amazing things to look at this year! It has inspired me to think big for future projects. Here are just a few of the many things I enjoyed viewing at this year’s show. This unique door hardware by Philip Watts Design adds character to a home in an unexpected way.  I have never seen such creative hardware! From angel wings to roses, to even more masculine pieces, these pieces are sure to “wow” any...

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Bright & Colorful Wallpaper for Ceilings!

Posted by on May 20, 2014 in ceilings, General, trend setting design, Wallpaper, walls | 0 comments

Bright & Colorful Wallpaper for Ceilings!

Wallpaper is a fantastic way to incorporate color and pattern into a space. It is especially prominent when it is displayed on a ceiling. I love using wallpaper on a ceiling because it adds a unique flair that could be just what you need to finish off your home. Here are some examples of different rooms where wallpaper is incorporated into the ceiling in different ways.     I love the floral wallpaper on the ceiling in this Dining Room! I especially love how the white crown molding frames the floral pattern, creating a clean, crisp...

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Excellent Engineered Stone Options For Your Home!

Posted by on May 1, 2014 in bathrooms, General, Kitchens | 0 comments

Excellent Engineered Stone Options For Your Home!

Engineered stone slabs are a great alternative for Kitchens and Baths. These types of stones are manufactured to be some of the prettiest and most durable products on the market. They can not only be used for countertops, but for accent walls, and flooring as well. If you are someone who is concerned with staining and scratching natural stone, then this is a great option for your home!   This stone, called Concetto Puro by Caesarstone, is unique because it can be back lit as a decorative stone accent, or can be a stunning Kitchen...

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Using Complimentary Colors to Brighten Up a Space!

Posted by on Apr 23, 2014 in Accessories, Art, Color, General | 0 comments

Using Complimentary Colors to Brighten Up a Space!

Lately I have been feeling very inspired from all the flowers blooming and the signs of spring to incorporate some color into anything and everything. Complimentary colors are colors that are opposite of each other on the color wheel. Reds and greens, blues and oranges, purples and yellows are just some examples of how these colors are introduced. This color scheme can either be extremely dramatic, or can be a subtle harmony within a large space. Here are some great examples of how complimentary colors work in a home.   This Living Area,...

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