here comes the sun ::

the sunburst mirror continues to be a hot decor statement in any room this summer!  ideal above a fireplace mantle, over the headboard of a bed, or as a “wow” factor in an entry, a sunburst mirror provides so many wonderful elements of design … a mixture of materials {often glass and metal}, the reflective quality … Continue reading here comes the sun ::

bold bookcases ::

looking for another simple way to update the design of your home?  look no further than your built-in bookcases or shelves!  those places tend to be a dumping ground for outdated accessories, or old photos, and a bit of hidden dust, but with a little work and creativity, they can be a fresh new focal … Continue reading bold bookcases ::

oh la la ottomans ::

what can function as a chair, a table, or both?  what is available in any size and price range?  what can bring a burst of color or pattern to any room in the house?  it’s an ottoman, of course! {source :: pinterest.com} ottomans are one of my favorite pieces to use when designing a space … Continue reading oh la la ottomans ::

i {heart} ikat ::

the perfect fabric can absolutely make or break a room!  so when i met with one of my fabulous clients last week to look at fabrics for her great room, my focus was on the colors we discussed … rich magenta, bold orange, stunning gold!  i thought i had found the perfect fabric to tie … Continue reading i {heart} ikat ::

design after dark ::

there are so many things i love about working in interior design that they’re too many to count!  my clients are amazing, and i enjoy collaborating with each and every one of them to create a design unique to their lifestyle; people in this industry overflow with creativity, inspiration, and enthusiasm that it’s difficult not … Continue reading design after dark ::