A Thankful Table

tablescape design, holiday trends

Thankfulness is a feeling of gratitude, an expression of thanks and the Thanksgiving season causes us to pause from busy schedules to reflect on the people and circumstances that have made our lives fruitful. The first Thanksgiving was celebrated in 1621 when the Pilgrims celebrated a good harvest. Today, the meaning of harvest is reflected […]

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New Home Trends 2017 | Natural Light

new home trends 2017

Did you know that Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas now leads the new residential construction in the U.S. according to Builder magazines annual ranking of the top 50 new-home markets by closings? Actually the South, Southwest dominates the list of top 50 including Atlanta, my hometown. Other than strong population growth driving residential construction in the Southwest […]

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Wallpaper & Fabric Trends 2017

wallpaper trends 2017

Personalizing the walls of your home with wallpaper is one of the most exciting decorating trends happening right now and according to market trends powerhouse QY Research Reports, the handmade wallpaper market is a growing trend. High in style and steeped in detail this trend reminds me of craftsmen of old who took the time […]

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The Best of Natural Stone

kitchen trends 2017, countertop trends 2017

When it comes to choosing the best natural stone for your interior residential project, three fundamental attributes must be considered, each of which will affect the functional enjoyment of the stone; durability, sustainability and beauty. Durability “The look and durability of materials are the top reasons for selecting certain countertops and flooring,” according to the latest […]

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Decorator Showhouse Favorites | Designer Showhouse of NJ

decorator showhouse favorites, trends

Color, custom walls, ceiling and floor treatments, unique furnishings and luxury textiles are just a few highlights of inspired design that showcase the Designer Showhouse of New Jersey sponsored by Traditional Home. A linen upholstered bookcase makes us believe in the never-ending creative possibilities and range of design options for decorating your home to suit […]

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Inspired Design Trends | Spring & Summer Delight

design trends, second home, vacation home

Serene, elegant and natural light-filled with a backdrop of pleasing color hues describes the seemingly perfect vacation and weekend John’s Island, Florida home designed by Carole Weaks of C. Weaks Interiors. The property commands respect from the break-taking views alone, a comfortable elegance supported by luxurious textiles, furnishings and flooring relax the soul upon entrance. […]

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Smart Home Trends 2017

hgtv smart home 2017, kitchen

Rich in style, modern in application and technology describes HGTV’s Smart Home 2017 located in Scottsdale, Arizona designed by Tiffany Brooks. Loaded with smart home features it also captures the comfort and simplicity of the surrounding nature displayed in Southwestern vintage decor. Smart locks greet you at the front door while the home boasts a […]

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