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How to Combine Modern and Vintage Style

Choosing between modern and fresh or vintage and traditional…

Behind the Scenes with Wayward Machine Co.

From metal signs and bar tops to light fixtures and sculptures,…

Best Bathroom Trends for 2018

For most people, the master bathroom is the most important room…

Using the Swedish 'Lagom' in Interior Design

Last year was all about hygge (pronounced hoo-gah), a Danish…

Trend Alert: Statement Ceilings

While many people opt for statement walls to add a splash of…

Creating Inward Change for Outward Life Design with the Influential Entrepreneur

This past week I got the opportunity to chat with Mary Carol…

Tips for Preventing Furniture Damage

For years we have called on Art Self to handle furniture repairs…

Design Inspiration: Zihuatanejo, Mexico

I rarely vacation in the same spot twice, but was happy to make…

How to Use the Five Senses in Your Home Design

Your home should reflect who you are. It should feed your soul…

How to Curate the Perfect Art Collection

Curating a personal art collection is the best way to accessorize…

Our Favorite Gold Cabinet Hardware

In our 2018 kitchen trends post, we mentioned that gold cabinet…

Marble Countertops: From Quarry to Kitchen

Marble and granite slab countertops are practically a staple…

Top Kitchen Trends for 2018

With a new year comes new home design trends. Since the kitchen…

February 2018 | Olympic Design

For interiors and home design, I consider 2018 as the “Year of the Woman.”