Want to tour the huge, SOFA art fair in Chicago and learn about collecting and displaying art? Please stop by as I join a panel of interior design experts at 3 PM Friday, Nov. 3...
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What are the trends in home amenities, technology and sustainability, and the next hot areas for residential development? That and much more was on the agenda during Modern Luxury's Developing Chicago event.
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Do you listen to your intuition or as I like to call it, your “gut instinct”? I do, well almost all of the time, and so did Albert Einstein. When you do, you just sense that you are making the right decision, even though you can’t prove it.
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Calling all single guys – please join me for a men’s event Tuesday, October 24, featuring my presentation on the latest in men’s interior design trends, a spirits tasting by Breakthru Beverage and fashion trends by Knot Standard.
Baby boomers are keeping interior designers busy with lifestyle updates these days! Why?
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We are all feeling so very honored! At the annual Design Excellence Awards event at the Merchandise Mart last week, we received another award from the Illinois Chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers, for Best Bath by a Small Firm 2017.
We were thrilled to team up with artist Casey Matthews and Chicago Luxury Beds for the 3rd Annual River North Design District Fall Gallery Walk. All 17 showrooms may still be viewed through October 13.
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Beautiful homes start with a good plan and a great team. In this video tip I team up with one of my most trusted contractors, Garry Hattam of Carpentry Services of Illinois, to explain why working hand-in-glove with a contractor yields the best results.
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We would love to have your vote of confidence! Sweet Peas Design is again competing in the annual ASID Illinois (American Society of Interior Designers) Design Excellence Awards, and this year for the first time the organization has added a People’s Choice Award.
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Feeling the need for a little privacy? You’re not alone! While open floor plans have ruled the roost in home design for many years, homeowners are beginning to feel the strain of too much family togetherness.
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Ready to fall in love with your home? In this segment I talk about avoiding costly design mistakes and I stop by the Mart to check out samples at the Edelman Leather showroom, managed by Jane Evans, and to visit Jerome Fitzgerald, showroom manager at Kravet.
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Time to get charged up! In this segment of Video Tips, I chat with my good friend and leading intuitive Jillian Maas Backman, who says the energy in your home doesn’t come solely from electrical currents.
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Need an art fix? Mark your calendars – the 3rd Annual River North Design District Fall Gallery Walk returns on Friday, September 8, from 4 to 9 PM, and we are thrilled to be participating again!
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In this second segment of video tips I will take you inside my Chicago condo to reveal what my home says about me.
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