Bold Interiors | 5

decorating trends 2018-2019, wallpaper trends 2018-2019

Bold design in every aspect from vibrant color and pattern to custom furnishings describes this 1939 Colonial Revival Detroit home and I promise it will move you out from your comfortable neutrals to desiring a spark of color to your interiors. A gentle mix of traditional and modern elements executed with expertise stopped me in […]

Read More

Luxury Bath Trends 2019 | Bath of the Year

luxury bath trends 2018-2019, bath of the year

Although the term ‘luxury’ is relative to the beholder, luxury bathroom renovations contain design elements that speak luxury to the homeowner. The Bath of the Year Winner commands attention from the elegant entrance to the slightly oversized French limestone flooring that continues in the shower. The Calacatta Viola marble countertops invite serenity in this light filled […]

Read More

Smart Kitchen Trends 2018

smart kitchen trends 2018, cabinet trends

Demand for smart home features in the kitchen remains solid according to the American Institute of Architects’ “Home Design Trends Study” for the fourth quarter of 2017. They go on to say that this “…isn’t a surprise as more new systems and products are being introduced at a dizzying pace, ensuring accessibility throughout these areas […]

Read More

Home Trends | Outdoor Living

home trends 2018, outdoor living

A luscious yet manicured and layered landscape describes this California backyard complete with water features and outdoor dining makes this a weekend retreat a daily treat. Thoughtful landscape planning with a functional foundation and easy-care flowering vines and shrubs produced an oasis of natural beauty and relaxation that is simply captivating. Comfort and function are […]

Read More

Spring Design Trends

decorating trends 2018

Great design style graced with a blend of graphic patterns, florals and classic Georgian Revival architecture perfectly describes this renovated 1926 Nashville home selected for this feature. Designed by Sarah Bartholomew Design with a goal of reflecting her client’s personality, the finished project that began in 2015 deserves a perfect score. The refreshing blend of […]

Read More

Best New Kitchen & Bath Product Awards | KBIS 2018

kitchen and bath trends 2018

Newly built or remodeled U.S. kitchens today are trending toward a “clean, minimalist and modern [look] with a touch of luxury” according to the Hackettstown, NJ-based NKBA (National Kitchen and Bath Association) and the 2018 Best New Kitchen and Bath Product Awards reflect this trend. The best products include storage organizing accessories for your cabinets […]

Read More

Home Trends | HGTV Smart Home 2018

hgtv smart home trends 2018

A “woodland retreat” appropriately describes the HGTV Smart Home 2018 whose architecture and landscaping offer a perfect blend in the midst of aged pine trees in the low country of Palmetto Bluff, South Carolina. Designed by Tiffany Brooks, the three bedroom, three and a half bathroom newly built home comes complete with state-of-the-art tech upgrades […]

Read More