A Look at Metal Finishes

A Look at Metal Finishes

Metal finishes add depth and interest to any living space. Selecting metal finishes may seem like a very small part of your design plan, but they can add loads of character to your room. When it comes to eye-catching interiors, details and finishes are extremely...
Choosing Neutrals

Choosing Neutrals

Who doesn’t love a good neutral, but what side do you fall under? All projects need a neutral color that works as a general backdrop to drive the design direction. When I start a project with a client, I like to ask if the client is more of a beige or a gray person. I...
Kitchen Dining Trends

Kitchen Dining Trends

Today’s family is busy, busy, busy. Meal time can be challenging to plan with so many different schedules to coordinate. Often, when we are designing a house, one of the main things I think about is the dining space. All of my children are teenagers now, so meal time...
2016- The Year of Color!

2016- The Year of Color!

Hi! It’s me Laurie! One of the perks of my job is seeing first-hand the trends for the year and how they can be incorporated into my clients’ projects. I am not really interested in “trendy” things, but prefer to use classic and timeless pieces as a foundation,...
Mirror, Mirror On The Wall…

Mirror, Mirror On The Wall…

Mirrors have been hanging around for a long time, but they have changed a good bit in the design world. They can easily become a focal point in a room as they open up a room and make it seem bigger instantly. They are great for reflecting natural light from windows,...
Wallpaper is making a comeback…

Wallpaper is making a comeback…

Wallpaper has gotten a bad reputation over the past 15 years. In fact, many of my clients cringe at the sheer mention of it.  Well, news flash. Wallpaper is back with great staying power. The patterns have come a long way, the selections are endless, and the effect of...