6 Artist’s Studios That Model Great Design

I had been watching the movie Pollock the other day and found myself envying Jackson Pollock’s studio in Long Island, New York, too chilly and rustic as it had been. What a fantasy, to have another studio where you might be motivated to turn the art world on its ear with a few expert drips…

5 Queries to Houzz Design Stars

When redecorating a room, have you ever been abandoned with a single design detail which you can not quite figure out how to solve? Clients have questions regarding the details this week: light a kitchen, decorating a window seat, or adding room divisions to an openfloor program home. Have a look, and see if you…

Decorate With a Rainbow of Glass

It is easy to instantly presume glass and think”clear,” but don’t neglect the vibrant glass pieces which can bring instant beauty to any area in your property. When it’s hand-blown artwork or a simple colorful jar, coloured glass keeps the simplicity of the material whilst still adding an incomparable luster. Have some empty crannies and…

Locker Room Chic

When considering decorating your home, I will bet you rarely turn to the fitness center for inspiration. However, for storage options, great old gym lockers are hard to beat. With the current trend of using industrial elements in design, lockers are turning in many surprising of places, like the dining room, such as. Have a…

Joyful Prep for Today

When I think of preppy spaces, my thoughts initially turn to old cash, yacht-inspired rooms, Lacoste sweaters and buckskin shoes. Within the last couple of years, there has been a shift in what is deemed preppy, but all prepsters agree on one thing: Being preppy isn’t just how you dress, it’s also a lifestyle. New-school…

Design Details: 12 Ways With Wall Murals

Looking for a way to change a space with a dramatic statement? Think about a mural. From tasteful, Victorian dining rooms to lively, modern kids’ rooms, an infinite variety of designs and approaches are all available. Murals can be created by artists who paint them right on the walls, by employing scenic wallpaper, by writing…