Powder Room Reveal

Powder Room Reveal-Part 2

There are times in my life where I am making a decision about something, and there is this teeny-tiny voice in my head that tries to be heard, but it gets completely ignored. In this case, in starting the bathroom makeover, this voice told me it would take longer than two weeks (my initial time frame), to get a finished …

Zen Principal Ensuite

Zen Principal Bedroom and Ensuite Project Reveal

The Importance of Texture in a Neutral Room The Principal bedroom is often one of the last rooms in the home that clients decorate. Why? There are lots of reasons I have heard over time: because it isn’t seen, because I want to focus more on the main floor, because we ran out of money, because it isn’t a big …

Newport Drive Project

Update your Home with these 5 Designer Tips: Newport Drive Reveal Part 2

Many of us will spend hours and hours watching design shows trying to find ways to freshen up our homes and make them look like the latest and greatest celebrity or blogger’s recent transformation. But at the same time, we look, we dream, and we try to apply what we see…but not always with the same jaw dropping results. We …

Summer Decorating Chaos

Summer Decorating = Chaos

Summer time. We live for the hot days, dream of laying by the beach, and plan for that time-out vacation that will rejuvenate us, and sip ice cold lemonade on a lazy afternoon. I have to admit…that is not how the summers generally go in our house! Planning kid’s activities, family visits from out of town, managing child boredom, all …

West End Side Split Home

Classic West End Side Split Home

When I think of classic design, I think of something that endures…something that isn’t a trend or that will outdate quickly, but has an element of what is current, timeless, lasting, stylish & elegant. Some classify it as purely traditional, but that is certainly not the case!! Classic design is still chic and comfortable but can be clean and modern …

Tailor Made Master Bath

Tailor Made Master Bath

With every design project, each client is very different; their goals, budget, overall look they want to achieve—every detail large and small is tailored to their needs and wants. So, when a couple embarks on the journey to transform their Master Bath into something more personal, more practical, and more beautiful than what they currently have, it is always an …

Rustic Modern Hannon Home

This Hannon Home Project was years in the making but one of the most rewarding projects we have done to date. “Rustic Modern” was our design focus and guided every design & décor decision made throughout the main floor of this home. Before the reno, the space was very country themed and really needed to be updated to a more …

Design in Real Life

This is the byline in my Blog…the story I want to tell all of you about what things really look like behind the scenes in the world of an Interior Designer. I have been in business for five years, and have learned soooo much in the process! Real life in design doesn’t look like an HGTV show. Or what you …

Tiny Bathroom Transformation

Sometimes it’s the smallest spaces in our homes that work the hardest—and this bathroom was no exception! When I first saw this tiny bathroom, it was apparent that it had not been updated in quite some time…mustard yellow counter tops were paired with a mustard vanity and patterned tiles in a matching hue–even the ceiling wasn’t overlooked! Certainly not the …