Spring Refresh Tips for Your Home

Spring has officially sprung, and we couldn’t be more excited! Longer days, greener grass, blooming flowers, and warmer weather are just a few of the many things we love about this season. Being the season of “rebirth” Spring is the perfect time to update and refresh your home, which is why a spring clean has become such a well-known chore at this time of year. It’s time to open the windows, let in some fresh…

Understanding Different Interior Design Styles

Style by definition is “a manner of doing something” but this word can be interpreted many ways. From hair style to personal clothing style and even our décor style, we all have a unique preferences and habits unlike anyone else’s. One of the biggest challenges many of our clients face when they come to us for help is being able to identify and define their personal interior design style. With an abundance of design styles,…

2021 Interior Design Trends

2020 was a very unpredictable year, to say the least. Since the pandemic we now have a different perspective and deeper appreciation for the roles our homes play in our daily lives.    For many, our homes have now become a workplace, a school, a place for entertaining and a shelter from the outside world. Because of this, homes are no longer just about the looks but also about functionality and comfort and the new interior design trends of 2021 reflect that new mentality.  …

10 New Year’s Home Resolutions You Should Make

As the year 2020 comes to an end many of us are looking to 2021 as a fresh start, and what better time than now Is there to set some New Year’s resolutions to keep us on track!   When it comes to resolutions personal goals are always a top priority but making resolutions for our homes can be just as important for our overall health.   From renovating to reorganizing we recommend adding a New Year’s home resolution to your list, below are a list of some ideas…

Home Office Design Tips and Inspiration 

Odds are you have found yourself working from home over the last several months, and for many this will become the new normal. In the past, working from home was considered a treat to most, however, after it became a full-time arrangement many of us discovered our home offices are lacking in design making it hard to find the motivation to get to work.   Whether you have an entire room or just a tiny corner it is crucial your workspace is attractive, inviting, and emphasizes a focus on optimizing productivity. If you…

Quick Guide: Accent Chairs

Choosing an accent chair for the living room or bedroom can be daunting. Meant for something more than functionality, the accent chair provides an extra pop of color and a striking silhouette. Looking for a large, classic, eye-catching chair? Go for the Wingback. Ideally placed next to a sofa, the wingback chair can give the room a sense of balance in scale. Lacking space? The Slipper could be perfect as it is armless and has...

Mudroom Inspiration

Spring has sprung! Days are warmer, the trees are just beginning to blossom, and April showers are on the way. The mudroom is sure to get a lot of use during spring time, allowing the rest of your house to look clean and de-cluttered from shoes, rain jackets, and more. Just because the mudroom is a place for storing outdoor essentials, does not mean it can’t be stylish! From modern styles to farmhouse elements, the...

Window Inspiration

When it comes to window treatments for your home, we know there is a lot to consider. Not only is it important to complete the overall look for a room, but there are key factors to consider, such as energy efficiency, lighting control, and privacy. With so many options to choose from, where do you start? Depending on your style and budget, you could go from wooden blinds, to roman shades, or beautiful curtains to...

New Year, New Colors

Interior design experts have revealed the color trends that will cover walls in 2019. From deep reds to hazy blues, there are a variety of colors coming this New Year that can make an impact in your home. Forest greens will bring a sense of nature in the home, while statement pieces of bold yellow will create optimism. Electric tones of lime greens and citrus orange will bring a playful vibe to spaces. For a...

Quick Guide: The Kitchen

The holidays are approaching, and you know what that means: family, friends and FOOD! The kitchen is the center of your holidays every year, and we want to give you a quick guide to creating your dream space! An open layout creates an inviting area for your guests to enter the kitchen, while single-level islands keep them there. Hardwood floors are a great investment that will be stylish for years to come, and can unite...

Open Floor Plan Decorating Ideas

Transitioning between a kitchen and family room can be tricky. Here's some things to think about.  Depending on the size of your living area, oversided details will help fill space. Tall walls need large art or wall deco objects such as mirrors.  Metallic, wood or stone accents can offer warmth, depth and personality all in one.  Window coverings offer simple, yet comforting and efficent alternatives that won't take up space. Furniture accent pieces can completely change...

Interior Fundamental Principles of Design

Balance, proximity, alignment, repetition, contrast and space are fundamental principles of design.  According to j6design, “These elements and principles of design are the building blocks. The elements of design are the things that make up a design. The Principles of design are what we do to those elements. How we apply the principles of design determines how successful the design is.”  We take these fundamental principles and apply this to the interior design of each home or room. If you aren’t knowledgeable on…