Category Archives: Houzz

Designing my client’s first home on a budget

A client of mine just purchased her first home. With a limited budget, and a dream of a comfortable, inviting, and peaceful space, the client wanted a place to come home to… I went to work, determined to create a home for … Continue reading

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3D Walls!

This is a great article via “Designer Pages:” “Technology has allowed traditionally 2D surfaces to break into the third dimension with tiles and materials that leave the plane of the wall to become sculptural accents to a room.” Here are some … Continue reading

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Casual Entryways…

Entryways don’t have to be fancy, they just need to be inviting and practical. In my home I need a place for mail, keys, purse, coat, and anything else I am carrying in. So, I created my perfect space, simple … Continue reading

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Pinch Pleat Drapes!

I had seen this before and it was on my to do list–DIY Pinch Pleat Drapes. I finally got to try it on my bedroom drapes. I was so happy with the results that I just had to share it! … Continue reading

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Modular Molecules…

Create your own galaxy on your ceiling with Skydro, by Ross Lovegrove for Artemide! Courtesy of: http://3rings.designerpages.com/2012/07/10/modular-molecules-skydro-by-ross-lovegrove-for-artemide/

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Beautiful Stairs…

Staircases are magical and can become the focal point of a space. They are beautiful art… Please visit my Pinterest page for more photos at: http://pinterest.com/designstudio/architectural-elements/ Kew Gardens, England (http://pinterest.com/pin/81909286943362034/) ((http://www.fromtherightbank.com/page/2/) (http://bjornsrandoms.tumblr.com/post/20181813572/from-a-modern-staircase-to-a-slightly-more) Longchamp Store in New York City, designed by Heatherwick … Continue reading

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Painting Tips!

Are you ready to paint? Here are some mess-free painting tips for you next paint job, courtesy of “The Family Handyman” Glad Press’n Seal plastic wrap a paint shield:                             … Continue reading

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