Gift wrapped

  In most cases, a powder room is a small  square room  in need of some personality.  But, in this case, there were many distinguishing architectural details.   One wall is curved, the ceilings are very high and the trim molding is extremely bold.  The objective was to draw your eye to all of THESE […]

On the Bright Side

  Bold contemporary patterns . . . rich reflective fabrics . . . sleek shiny accessories. All of the elements are in place to present a statement about current design trends. This project took place at Luxe Home Interiors, a full service interior design and furnishings studio located in John’s Creek. They wanted to showcase […]

A Little Red

    Do you love red? I certainly do. It is a strong color that is filled with excitement. But sometimes, you can get too much of a good thing! An intense color like the red in this before photo is probably too much for a whole room in the middle of your home. Sometimes, we think that […]

Frank Lloyd Delight

    “. . . strive to simplify;  the ensemble of the rooms should be considered so that comfort and utility go hand in hand with beauty.”  Frank Lloyd Wright This home honors the “Arts and Crafts” or “Prairie” style that is often identified with Frank Lloyd Wright. It incorporates low horizontal lines and open […]

Curve Appeal

  Many times, curved architectural details can be presented at their best when enhanced by decorative finishes.  Archways and ceilings are especially challenging from a construction perspective.  Chances are, anything that is not a straight line will be more labor intensive and therefore, more expensive.  Beautiful curves and arches are often understated when allowed to remain white.  They […]

Kitchen Named Desire

A faux finish is applied to a kitchen island that appears to be inlays of dimensional copper.

The Best Dressed

    There was a day when the best dressed always included a lovely hat. It was the accessory that defined a level of class and completed the outfit. In design, we “dress” each room of a home to make a statement for every space. In this dining room, the “hat” was missing. Often we design […]