Decorator Showhouse Trends: Southeastern Designer Showhouse & Gardens

A calming color palette graces the grand and luxurious 28,000 square foot English manor-style Southeastern Designer Showhouse & Gardens inaugural event. The regions leading designers showcased their talent in each room from pale pink walls in the lady’s lounge to a white dining room with lacquered wood-beamed ceiling with square paneling and a foyer and […]

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Florida Room | Sun Room Design Trends

In the old days the Florida Room or Sun Room (for those who live outside the state of Florida) was referred to as the Sun Porch or Sun Parlor. It was a room that set out to the back of the house, designed to admit a large amount of sunlight through a glass-enclosed wall of […]

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Kitchen Countertop Trends 2017

Replacing outdated kitchen countertop tops the list of features for homeowners desiring to remodel their kitchen according to the current Houzz & Home survey. With the average spend for kitchen remodeling increasing by 12% over last year ($56,900 for larger kitchens, $31,600 for smaller kitchens) the percentage you allocate towards new countertops on average will […]

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Decorator Showhouse Trends: Hampton Designer Showhouse

An elegant and spacious barn-style house built by Christopher Tufo Design & Build was transformed by 26 designers who created a luxurious summer retreat that invites rest and relaxation from a hectic lifestyle. This 2015 Hampton Designer Showhouse project, now in its 16th year benefits the Southhampton Hospital. Filled with design inspiration and current decorating […]

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Luxury Bath Trends 2017

With each new home remodeling project homeowners are paying more attention to quality and design aesthetics with a bent towards luxury. The master bath is no exception. With that said, this article gives me an opportunity to feature Atlanta Home & Lifestyle’s 2016 Bath of the Year that showcases bath trends in an eloquent, sophisticated […]

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Color Trends 2017 | Sherwin Williams Color Forecast

“A sense of restlessness” defines the 2017 Colormix Sherwin Williams Color Forecast. The four color palettes reflect a subdued energy and ever-changing societal and cultural landscape according to Sue Wadden, Director of Color Marketing for Sherwin Williams. Her team of professionals took their cues from global trends and the stories they tell about what we […]

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Inspired Design Trends: Relaxed Elegance

When it comes to inspired design trends this summer home had me at hello, I mean ‘at the foyer’ where it showcases a distressed green chest that instantly captivated my heart. How lovely a designed space that brings instant warmth to a grand home that was intentionally decorated with the style and furnishings similar to […]

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