Stunning walk-in closet open concept design

This stunning walk-in closet resides in a space that would be the largest room in most people’s homes. Two walls are lined with custom storage. With all wood construction and clean lines, the storage area gives a nod to Scandinavian design. The all-white flooring and ceiling as well as the glass wall are more reminiscent of Swiss […]

Rustic Country Kitchen Table

This handmade kitchen table is tough to date. It has the look of turn of century country craftsmanship. However, this style has recently enjoyed a rise in popularity making it difficult to know if it is original to the era or not. Worn wood and uneven stain lend this table ageless beauty. A dual towel rack is […]

Dos and Don’ts for Timeless Design


For many, home decorating and design is not just a passion, but a borderline obsession. For these most dedicated decorators, the completion of one project marks the beginning of another. And the completion of every room in a home signals the start of a redesign. For others (myself included), a passion for decorating does not […]

High-End Design with Carpet Tiles

Carpet tiles are typically thought of as a low-cost alternative to wall-to-wall carpet… which in turn is viewed as a low-cost alternative to traditional tile or hardwood flooring. Well, this setup proves you can take home all of the benefits of carpet tiles (inexpensive and easy to install) without sacrificing style. I’m digging the checkered look and […]

Subway Tile Backsplash


I may love everything about this backsplash. Admittedly, I’m a big fan of subway tile to begin with. Add to that the gorgeous color: a sultry sage green with dark and light overtones and the perfect complement to the dark wood cabinetry. I’d eat here any day.

2016 Color Forecast Roundup

2016 color forecast

If you find the thought of winter nearing to be depressing, try looking ahead to 2016. The wave of 2016 color forecasts is upon us. From paint manufacturers to design outlets, seemingly everyone has an opinion about the colors that will don the most walls in the new year. Who knows how accurate these predictions […]

Simple and Modern Dining Room Set

Simple and modern dining room set

Elegance doesn’t always have to cost a lot. This amazing look brings together a narrow wood table with sawhorse-style legs and suite of six office style chairs that find new purpose in the dining room. The understated look is both attractive and highly functional. Best of all, the economical seating arrangement makes this dining room look appetizing for […]

Will dark colors make a room look smaller

Wall paint color palette

One of the most common design tips you’ll hear is to avoid dark wall colors to keep a room from looking small. But is there any truth in the advice? Well, like many age-old questions, there’s some debate. While many designers advocate for lighter colors such as whites, pastel blues or yellows when trying to […]

Concrete Sink

Concrete Sink

If you’re bold enough to install a concrete sink in your bathroom, why stop with material. There’s absolutely nothing subtle about this stunning sink design. From the sleek concrete material to the brick red tone, this extra wide sink makes a statement. The bathroom bravado continues with a wall-mounted faucet and a textured wall. This design may […]

Considerations for Choosing Floor Coverings

Hardwood flooring

Some things, like paint and window treatments are easy to change out. Floor coverings on the other hand, require larger investments to change. If you’re thinking of making a change, review these considerations for floor coverings before you make the move. Longevity and Durability While specific flooring options within a product category may have longer […]