You Have to See These Kitchen Before and After Photos to Believe Them

They say a picture is worth a thousand words. If that’s true, then I’m going to give you thousands of words about our kitchen renovation that we did this summer. After creating the design concept and doing the cabinet design, we worked very closely with our contractor to create this homeowner’s dream kitchen. The Before Take note of the honey oak cabinets, sunshine ceiling, awkward work space, petite island and…

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Two Rules for Choosing Selections

The other day, while consulting for a client, we picked the finishes for a kitchen redo and saved a marriage all at the same time! Seriously, picking selections can be stressful. All those choices, all that well meaning advice from friends and family…it can be mind boggling. Seeking the help of a designer, who’s probably done this thousands of times, is a smart idea. Because…

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It’s Holiday Season and Company’s Coming…tips for a mini-makeover

There’s nothing like knowing that company is coming over to inspire a mini-makeover. Now that holiday visiting is starting, it’s like, OMG – where did the Fall go? All those little jobs that were suppose to get done and didn’t because living got in the way. Now it’s time to entertain and the house looks drab, the furniture looks old and it’s just not feeling…

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How to Create a Classic Nursery

We love babies. And we love children. We love the good things like little toes, cooing noises and that sweet after bath delicious smell. We also appreciate the hard times. Those moments that aren’t easy but are important learning lessons for child and parent. One thing we learned along the way is that kids are smart. And really creative. And they will rise up to meet expectations. What’s…

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