Grand Design | Southeastern Designer Showhouse 2017

Page stopping, jaw dropping inspired interior design describes my first reaction to this years Southeastern Designer Showhouse in Atlanta, Georgia. The remarkable collaboration of architect Yong Pak, builder Michael Ladisic and a very talented interior design team produced stunning results in this historic renovation and “spectacular display of forward-thinking, traditional-minded design,” according to Atlanta Homes […]

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Decorator Showhouse Trends

Whether large or small, old or new, your home has the potential to look as fabulous as the decorator showhouse homes featured in this post. A 1912 Tudor House located in North Carolina was redecorated to host the 2015 Junior League of High Point Designer Showhouse. In Atlanta the Chateau Soleil, a Georgia estate built […]

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Spring Design Trends

Spring Design Trends

The signs of early spring bring excitement and wonder to the soul of our hearts and the design potential within our homes. The spring naturally drives our focus from the heaviness of winter to the brightness of spring. The following spring design trends will get you started with inspiration, transforming your home one room at […]

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Inspiration Behind My Design Blog

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Before I was old enough to realize where the deep passion for all things interior design had come from I had graduated from college, married and had become a mother while pursuing a corporate career. My ‘ah-ha’ moment came through a friend whose family room furniture was being re-arranged by yours truly. “You’re really good […]

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Most Popular Kitchen Trends in North America

The latest National Kitchen & Bath Association press release highlights the 10 most popular kitchen trends in North America for 2016 and I am excited to pass them along. The results were based on NKBA survey respondents. You may be surprised with some of the items that made the list but if you’re looking to […]

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Wallpaper Trends | 4

Wallpaper has become a mainstream decorating element. A serious design option for high-end designers to DIYers, wallpaper is popping up everywhere from decorator showhouses to personal dwellings and the trends prove it. It continues to grow in popularity and I believe will maintain its place as a statement maker in decorative circles within the interior […]

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Color Trends 2016 ~ PPG Color of the Year ~ HGTV Dream Home 2016

PPG Industries is a global leader in forecasting color trends based on cultural and demographic trends. Their approach to color forecasting is “comprehensive, partnership-oriented, forward thinking and holistic,” and I believe worthy of consideration for your next decorating project. Paradise Found (PPG1135-5), Color of the Year 2016 is a soothing green with undertones of blue. […]

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