Simply Serene – Scottsdale Contemporary Remodel Soothes the Spirit

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They wanted to incorporate their art and rugs accumulated on travels, and utilize existing furniture while updating the look to a more modern style.

Sesshu Design Featured in Su Casa Scottsdale Magazine

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one of our recent projects was published in Su Casa Scottsdale.

Why is green design important?

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What is green interior design and why is it important?

Sesshu Design Named as one of Top 27 Designers in Arizona

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Arizona has one of the country’s best rosters of innovative interior designers, including Sesshu Design Associated

How to Avoid Interior Design Nightmares- Now FREE on Kindle

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My book, “How to Avoid Interior Design Nightmares (and Enjoy Creating Your Dream Home) What you Should Know Before Hiring an Interior Designer,”  is available for FREE this week only- click here to get your Kindle copy now. http://amzn.to/1l7ShsX Deciding to hire a designer can be a scary thing. How do you know if it […]

Sesshu Design Nominated for Best Interior Designer

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  Woohoo! We’ve been nominated for Best of Our Valley 2013 as Best Interior Designer from AZ Foothills Magazine.  This is quite an honor and we are super excited.   Each year AZFoothills.com asks readers what their favorites are, offering thousands of options chosen by nominations, editors and focus groups. The contest is answered with […]

Secret to Finding Your Best Designer? Part 3

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So we have been exploring what you need to know when looking for the “best interior designer” to help you with your home remodeling or construction project.  First you need to know  when it is the right time to bring in a design professional, and second you really need to understand what an interior designer does and […]

Secret to Finding Your Best Designer? Part 2

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Okay, now for part 2 in our series- tips on finding the perfect designer for your project.  Last time we talked about the right time to hire an interior designer.  Today we’ll look at what a designer does and does not do, critical to understanding how they can help you accomplish your vision for your […]

Secret To Finding Your Best Designer? Part 1

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Lifestyle can be defined as: “a way of life or style of living that reflects the attitudes and values of a person or group”.  In short, it is how you choose to live your life every day – how you express yourself on a daily basis.  Your lifestyle includes where you shop, what you wear, […]

Decorate with Local Art: Scottsdale is One of Best Arts Destinations

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  Interior designer and founder of Sesshu Design Associates, Tanya Shively says one of her favorite ways to personalize her own spaces is to use unique accessories that she has picked up in her travels. Decorating with souvenirs and treasures from trips and excursions not only makes for intriguing decor, but it also tells a story […]