In Memoriam, Remembering Alison Pollack,
not just for being an amazing Sustainable Interior Designer,
but most importantly, a beautiful person and Friend.
We were just having lunch, talking about the future of Sustainable
Interior Design,working on projects together, creating events for
the ASIDLA Chapter Sustainability Committee,
and then you were gone,
and the world became a little more broken.
Thank you ASIDLA for taking the time and effort to write this beautiful depiction of our sweet, sweet Alison.
It’s time to start including technology into your clients cabinetry and furniture. Starting with our own desks in our offices,
we have been adapting them with new technology, Kingsley is very excited about this, as you can see. But with the amount
of use of hand held devices in your Clients homes, and not just one for each member of the household, but often times there
can be 2-3, technology should be an automatic part of their cabinetry and smart furniture. Read More…
Wishing You a Happy New Year! Read More…
WHO DOESN’T JUST LOVE FEATHERS IN FURNITURE & FASHION?
How fabulous is this chair that was re purposed with feathers in the back of it?
Talk about giving this chair a little face lift. I think we may have to do this to
one of our existing chairs in our showroom. For now, here is a link for some
easy instructions on how to do this on one of your CHAIRS Read More…
Tartan – noun – a woolen or worsted cloth woven with stripes of different colors and widths crossing at right angles, worn chiefly by the Scottish Highlanders,
each clan having its own distinctive plaid. It’s a fabric made up of horizontal and vertical stripes in different colors, on a colored background.
The interwoven stripes are known as a sett. Originally, clans people used local plants, mosses and berries to dye the wool. The first mention of tartan in Scotland was in 1538.
Tartan and plaid just seem to go hand in hand with the Holidays in decorating and having a festive feel. Enjoy all the ways this beautiful and specific fabric is used in the home. Read More…
JEANNOT’S HOLIDAY WISH LIST
Here is Jeannot’s Holiday Wish List for 2017, a small collection of items that we thought would be a fun or interesting gift for the Holidays.
As you can see we have a Wine Theme going on here. Wine as we know, is the intellectual part of any meal. So please take a look and enjoy.
Some of the products are readily available. Please click on this link for more detailed information. Or click on the highlighted links below. Read More…
When remodeling your kitchen, it can feel like a daunting task, but moderate updates to cabinets, counters, and even color schemes can provide a new feel to an old kitchen. The following infographic features tips on some of the hottest trends in new cabinets, counter tops, colors and accents.
The bedroom is a very important part of the home. It is for example where we experience the life-renewing and healing benefits of sleep. Because of this, Qi becomes more important than anywhere else in the home. It then becomes vitally important to make sure your bedroom is set up to be a peaceful and restorative space and you can do so by following these Feng Shui principles that have been compiled into the following infographic.
Whether you live in a large or small home, clutter and mess can detract from interior design, pulling the focus off your interior design and on unsightly unorganized chaos. While clutter certainly has an effect on the eyes, can it affect your health as well? Here is a guide by that details not only the negative psychological effects of cluttering, but also proceeds to serve as an all-in-one reference on how you can conveniently and properly de-clutter your home.
When you live in a smaller-sized house, you will need to make some important and clever decisions when you go about your interior design. Many furniture styles can make a small space look even smaller, but when you choose the right styles and arrange smartly, it can also have the opposite effect. In this useful infographic, discover 14 useful techniques that will help you visually expand space with the help of the furniture. Read More…