A Mad Tea Party

A Mad Tea Party

Look what I came across while furniture shopping today. Looks like it came from the set of an Alice in Wonderland production! For a real life Mad Hatter tea party experience, buy this set! And it’s on sale…any takers???

Mission: Room Redesign

Mission: Room Redesign

I just landed my first project and I am very excited, but also a tad anxious. To design someone’s space, you must really understand the client’s requirements, and what look and feel they are expecting, all by keeping the project within the assigned budget and time frame. The task is to transform a fifteen year … Continue reading

Celestial Chair

Celestial Chair

Talk about a statement piece! The arms of these chairs resemble angel wings, and the silver frame upholstered with purple leather ups the wow factor to new heights. Add them to a minimalist neutral living room for a pop of color, or have four chairs around a round dining table for an eclectic feel. Want … Continue reading

Gilded & Silverized

Gilded & Silverized

Silver and black, gold and black, white and gold, but silver and gold?? The rules of decoration once dictated that silver be matched with silver and gold with gold and never the two shall meet. While using one element does give a more traditional look, mixing them together isn’t always a no-no. In fact, more … Continue reading

What’s in a name?

What’s in a name?

Fabric choices are vast, and so are choices for tiles, curtains, lighting fixtures, gypsum ceiling cornices, doors styles, paint colors and on and on! Join me as I discover what options are available to us and what works with our style when decorating our homes. Just what is taffeta, toile or twill? Taffeta: taf·fe·ta noun \ˈta-fə-tə\ … Continue reading

Welcome!

My blog is born! Starting this blog has been on my mind for some time;  i wanted to do it for inspiration, for learning about design aspects, for sharing ideas. So here’s the long and the short of it; my husband and I get married and six months later we move into our newly renovated 3 … Continue reading