Design Inspiration

Laurence Carr Summer Outdoor Style
Laurence Carr shares her tips for spectacular summer outdoor style.

Styling Outdoor Spaces for Summer

Summertime is best spent outdoors, drinking in fresh air, soaking up vitamin D through the sun’s nourishing rays, dining al fresco, and… well, I would say socializing, but this summer it’s better to…
Kerrie Kelly Design Labs Transforming the front porch
For Kerrie Kelly, the front porch has become another place to work and live.

A Refreshed Outlook from the Front Porch

For nine weeks we have been working from home and social distancing from our clients, friends and family. The first couple of weeks, we thought it was kinda fun to perch ourselves at the breakfast…
Patricia Chang
Photo by Patricia Chang

Soo Yoo: Restaurant Design Mixes Mediterranean Influences

As a designer for Oakland, CA-based architecture and interiors firm Arcsine, Soo Yoo brings her formal training as a painter to her interior design practice. At this San Jose, CA, restaurant, Yoo’s…
Moe's Home Collection Digital Market Launches
Moe's Home Collection will showcase new collections with its 3D showroom tool.

Moe's Home Collection Second Virtual Market Today!

Moe's Home Collection is building off the success of its first Digital Market with a second slated for later this month. The Designers Edition Webinar for SS21 on June 25th, at 10 am PST (1 pm EST…
Urbanology Designs Home Office Set up
Ginger Curtis of Urbanology Designs says tailoring your workspace can reduce distractions.

IDS Designers Share Tips for Setting Up the Home Office for Success

Our current working life has seen a change over the past week. Our kitchens have now become our break room, our living rooms are now our conference room, and our webcams have now become our normal…
Outdoor kitchen and dining space with fireplace designed by Tres Jolie Maison
Designers Sue-Jolie Rioux and Timothy Boylan of Tres Jolie Maison design outdoor living spaces like this Florida outdoor kitchen to be an extension of in the indoors.

In the Outdoor Kitchen with Tres Jolie Maison

Part of the outdoor living trend, al fresco kitchens are having their moment in the sun — or shade as the case may be. As more consumers choose to stay home and entertain rather than go out on the…
Carrie Fusella Leisure knolls project
Carrie Fusella updated this common area with updated finishes and functionality.

Carrie Fusella: An Elegant, Comfortable Clubhouse Makeover

Pre-coronavirus, when gathering was still a thing, interior designer Carrie Fusella tackled a common space at Leisure Knoll, in Manchester, NJ, in the winter of 2018/2019. Her design in the space…
last look
Photo by Dustin Peck Photography

Last Look With Elizabeth O’Neal

Nestled inside an 8,200-square-foot Triangle Parade of Homes award-winning house in North Raleigh, NC, this master suite was designed to accommodate a pair of business owners and parents of three…
Lauren Nicole living room
Living room

Lauren Nicole: Lakefront Living in Traditional Style

Charlotte, NC-based designer Lauren Nicole, was called in to transform a dark, dated lakefront home into a bright, airy space that embraces the outdoor living lifestyle. See what she has to say about…
wildwood
Lamps like this one from Wildwood can help pull a room design together with a pop of color and pattern. Wildwood sells a wide variety of lamp styles across price points, with something to offer for traditional, modern or transitional spaces alike.

Bringing Style to Light: Designers Elevate Room Designs With Lamps

For Randall Whitehead, portable lighting fixtures are a go-to when it comes to filling out a lighting design that might be lacking something. Easy to acquire and install without the help of an…