Mother Nature is the Best Designer

Mother Nature is the Best Designer

I recently had the privilege of visiting St. John on a family vacation.  And it was truly nothing short of breathtaking.  The beaches, the color of the ocean, the colorful homes and cobblestone streets and the beautiful people all helped to make the vacation truly...
Why Interior Design Is So Important To Me…

Why Interior Design Is So Important To Me…

I was driving home today after a long day of client meetings, installation appointments and networking events, thinking to myself, “gosh, I can’t wait to get home.”  I happened to manage a couple of minutes to stop by Michaels to pick up some frames...
Great Room Challenges: Two-Story Entryways

Great Room Challenges: Two-Story Entryways

We’ve been doing a lot of talking about open-concept homes and great rooms. We have seen a lot of homes with two-story or large entryways that open up into other rooms, such as family rooms, living room and dining rooms. We are often challenged by our clients to...
Great Room Challenges: Part II

Great Room Challenges: Part II

We are often asked to design great rooms or sections of great rooms, always with the challenge of tying them together and making sure they are very functional for the families living in them. One of the biggest challenges we face is dealing with the two-story family...