A faux finish is applied to cabinets and a mantel to complete a living room make over. Decorating ideas for a living room redesign.
This space may be small . . . but the impact is grand! A monochromatic color scheme makes the area look large. The multiple textures give it depth and interest. The room is anchored with the “weight” of the illusion of a carved limestone mantel treatment. Interest is enhanced by adding a small […]
How exciting! An investment was made to upgrade kitchen cabinets from white to wood. But one piece of the puzzle was missing. The doors to the pantry and entry to the garage remained white. This abruptly interrupted the visual flow of the richness of the new wood cabinetry. A gap of white remained as a […]
Multiiple “design tricks” were incorporated to transform this master bath into a place of elegance and intrigue. The harsh contrast of the black chest next to white cabinetry had not been resolved by simple glazing. Many times when we look at cabinetry, there is a tendency to apply a finish as if it is one single architectural detail. In […]
He wants the richness of wood. She wants an updated color. How do you keep everyone happy? Creating a kitchen that accommodates both personalities requires creative planning. One solution is to look at how you can incorporate more than one finish in a single space. During our first meeting, we looked through a large portfolio of cabinet finishes. […]
I love participating in designer events. It is an opportunity to work with a fun loving and creative group of people. This one was called “Collaborating For Success.” It was organized by ToTheTradeOnly and had a whole new twist . . . it was almost like that HGTV show “Design Star.” Each designer chose a small […]