Happy Birthday Julia

by Jessalynn Kirkendall Many of you know Julia as the talented, creative, enthusiastic designer she is today. However, long before she was a designer, I knew her as my dedicated, and loving mom. She has always had such a heart for others and a desire to care for people. When I was young, my mom…

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Designer Date Night

Looking for a trendy, cool way to celebrate 2.14.17 with your Valentine?  We asked our design team for local restaurant recommendations, with the following criteria in mind:  Must be great for date night AND fit in to one of the following design style categories;  Traditional, Modern, Transitional, or Urban Farmhouse. If your date loves good design…

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Darling Decor for the Day of Amor

It’s the week before Valentine’s Day and we’re smitten with these finds that celebrate this heartthrob of a holiday: Do you swap out your tea towels regularly (you know, the one’s that never get used and are just for display). It’s a quick and easy thing to do to transition from month to month.  What a cute…

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Game On Mancaves & Media Rooms

Spectators and design experts alike are upping their mancave and media room “game.” Not only is football a Sunday tradition for many, it’s a sport that’s made for television. This Sunday night, millions will tune in to watch the Patriots and Falcons take the field. Let’s take a look at some Pin-worthy rooms that deliver…

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Liveable Spaces: The Foyer

We’re starting a new series on the blog addressing specific areas in the home and sharing designer tips.  In this series, we’ll showcase some of the most inspiring rooms we’ve seen and share our insight on creating an environment you can enjoy and be happy sharing with others.  We’ll start at the front of the house, in the foyer.  Scroll along…

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Techless Rooms

Technology was developed to help us save time, but do you ever feel like it’s the ultimate time thief? Tech-free rooms are becoming a hot trend. They are a place to unplug, spend time with family, read or take a nap. Here are a few ways to design your tech-less room and create a memorable…

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2017 Color of the Year

If you’re looking to add a new color to your design scheme, yellow-green shades will be everywhere in 2017.  Pantone, otherwise known as the global color authority, has announced the color of the year, “greenery.” What is the PANTONE Color of the Year?  A symbolic color selection; a color snapshot of what we see taking…

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5 Tips for Styling your Coffee Table

The centerpiece of your living room is often the cocktail/coffee table.  This focal point pulls the personality of a room together, creates interest and also provides functionality. Here are five guidelines to use when styling a coffee table: Corral everything on a tray Use the power of three Use different heights, shapes and textures Incorporate personal…

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