Wallpaper Trends | 2

Wallpaper trends continue to remain popular with new and improved technology capable of producing rich color and large graphic designs that are strong and exhilarating, according to columnist Patti L. Cowger of NapaValleyRegister.com. Wallpaper is not just made with paper. Today you will find offerings made with metal, canvas and flexible glass. Grass cloth’s have […]

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A Heart for Home

At the root of my interior design career is a heart for home and a mother’s love for her family. My mother is fiercely loyal to her family and worked very hard, often sacrificial in giving of her resources in order to meet our daily needs. She has been a silent warrior and devoted supporter […]

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Top Trends in Home Flooring

Lightening up, super-sizing and reclaimed wood are among current trends in home flooring according to industry experts Scott Humphrey, chief executive of the World Floor Covering Association and Michael Martin, chief executive of the National Wood Flooring Association. Lightening Up Traditional wood flooring in dark colors were popular during the economic downturn but with the […]

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Color Trends 2015: Pantone Names Marsala Color of 2015

Pantone, the global color authority according to The Gourmet Retailer, has created quite the buzz by naming Marsala, an earthy wine red hue as the Color of the Year for 2015! Pantone’s Leatrice (Lee) Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute describes the 2015 color choice as “Nurturing and fulfilling, Marsala is a natural […]

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Luxury Kitchen Design Trends

“Kitchens are becoming almost as luxurious as living rooms,” according to a recent article on kitchen design trends. They are convincingly the heart of the home, where families gather to connect, prepare and share meals and entertain themselves. The coming together of many components, a well designed luxury kitchen creates a uniquely personal space that […]

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Holiday Table Settings From Popular Interior Designers

The art of decorating a table begins with inspiration, imagination and coordination of different design elements. In the case of a recent House Beautiful challenge to 15 popular interior designers who were given a simple but elegant line of PB White china from Pottery Barn with one criteria: to create a table setting around this […]

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Fabulous Dining Room Trends

Normally one of the most ignored rooms in the home, the dining room moves to the forefront during the holiday season. As families all over the world prepare to host, entertain and serve meals, why not make your dining room look fabulous with a little inspiration from some of the ideas featured below? Let’s give […]

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Top Kitchen Trends: Lighting & Cabinetry

The National Association of the Remodeling Industry has confirmed once again that of the top remodeling projects in 2014 the kitchen remains at the top. Among the top kitchen trends, lighting and cabinetry will be our focus today. According to Kevin Anundson, President of the NARI, “consumers want practical, comfortable kitchens that are efficient to […]

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