2011 Interior Designer Interview: Designer RACHEL ASHWELL {part 2}

I’m back with more shabby chic love! Hope you’re feelin’ it. BTW. Were you aware this blogger majored in shabby chic in college? Okay. A…

2011 Interior Designer Interview: RACHEL ASHWELL {Part 1}

Rachel Ashwell’s Shabby Chic blog Color me humbled. Then throw in a few mixed feelings. While honored to be invited to interview Rachel (a creative…

Interior Design Inspiration: Dream Home Chicago {Michael del Piero}

My husband and I happily toured DREAM HOME, the design house at The Merchandise Mart in Chicago. (Open until Dec. 9, 2011.) Nine of Chicago’s…

Interior Design Inspiration: Dream HOME Chicago

I reallllllly wanted to title this post “Why I Went Straight Home and Blew Up My House,” but that sounded too shallow and ungrateful even for me.…

Midcentury Modern Interior Design Inspiration {Sarah Richardson}

SARAH RICHARDSON* is sort of fabulous. *Sarah has been a key fixture of the Canadian design world since starting out in 1995, working behind the…

Interior Design Inspiration: Modern Rustic from Michael Del Piero {part 2}

While I have blogged about this designer’s work in the past, ChicagoanMichael del Piero’s rooms are simply too stunning for just one glance. Loving this…

Traditional Home Decor Inspiration: Gerrie Bremermann

These inspiring images were torn in a frenzy from TRADITIONAL HOME years ago. This home was designed by Gerrie Bremermann…simply a gem in the design world. The designer…

Interior Design Inspiration: Provence Style in Provo, Utah

I‘ve fallen in love. With a house. Just when you think you’ve seen every beautiful home between Cali and Bali on the web, a gem with a…

Interior Design Inspiration: Swedish Style Neutral Interior Design

Sweden has influenced my personal aesthetic for as long as I can remember. I spent much of my childhood with a Swedish family who spoiled…