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Your Not-So-Traditional Wood Flooring!

Posted by on Oct 21, 2014 in Color, design philosophy, floors, Foyers, kicthens, Kitchens, Lighting, trend setting design | 0 comments

Your Not-So-Traditional Wood Flooring!

Wood plank flooring is your traditional go-to flooring for a home because it is easy to maintain and clean while looking beautiful all at once. There are a plethora of woods and stains that can be used for flooring that can help complete the interior design and decoration of a space. Though wood plank floors are a league of their own, I have found some unique wood floors that will blow you away! Here are some fantastic and creative ways to incorporate wood flooring as a feature into the design of home.   This wood flooring by the Italian...

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Great Features to Consider in the Design & Decoration of Your Home Theater!

Posted by on Oct 9, 2014 in Accessories, Art, ceilings, chairs, Color, design philosophy, Entertainment Room, furniture, General, Lighting, Seating, tables, Textiles, trend setting design, Wallpaper, walls | 0 comments

Great Features to Consider in the Design & Decoration of Your Home Theater!

Home Theaters come in all different shapes and sizes. Some are professionally installed, dedicated spaces, as others are relaxed and without all of the wires and equipment. These factors all depend on the space you have to accommodate a Home Theater, as well as budget for your entertainment space. Here are just some of the fun and exciting features you can add to your space to have the optimal entertaining space for you and your guests.   One of the key features that I feel is the most important aspect of a Home Theater is comfortable...

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Mixing Old & New Elements in an Interior Design!

Posted by on Sep 25, 2014 in Art, chairs, Color, design philosophy, dining rooms, doors, furniture, General, rugs, Seating, tables, Textiles, trend setting design, Wallpaper, walls | 0 comments

Mixing Old & New Elements in an Interior Design!

A great way to create a unique space that is one of a kind is by simply mixing old and new elements together to create an overall harmony between different design periods. Mixing these types of elements can cater to a more subtle design scheme, or a bold punch; it all depends on the impact you are trying to make. Here are some unique examples of eclectic spaces and the incorporated elements that are old and new.   This is such a classy and elegant space with a more transitional approach that is complimented by the large piece of modern...

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The Importance of Seating in a Bedroom Design!

Posted by on Sep 12, 2014 in Bedrooms, chairs, design philosophy, furniture, General, Seating, trend setting design | 0 comments

The Importance of Seating in a Bedroom Design!

When designing a bedroom, one of the first essential items (besides the bed) is comfortable seating. Your bedroom is your escape; from life, kids, and problems. This is why it is important to have that space where you can relax and get away for a bit. Here are some fabulous ideas on ways to incorporate this necessary element into your bedroom design.   If you are looking to have more than one comfortable seating option in your bedroom, then maybe you should consider incorporating a settee and/or club chairs into the overall design. I...

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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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