Using Perforated Metal in Your Home Design

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In a contemporary home this is a wonderful solution, but you might be surprised by how it can be incorporated into more traditional or transitional homes as well.

Modern Luxury in a Smart Home

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With wonderful large walls and high ceilings it was made for beautiful art.

Trend Watch: Colorful Patterned Encaustic Tiles

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Encaustic tiles have been around since medieval times, but they’re currently enjoying a bit of a moment. I’m a huge fan

Desert Mountain Home Gets a Facelift and Luxury Upgrades

We were brought in by the builder to help with the finish selections and space planning, as well as fine tune some interior details

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.

3 Interior Decorating Tips for a Productive Home Office

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Color has a huge effect on atmosphere and mood, so don’t rush through the process of picking out the perfect shade to create a calming office.

Alfresco Dining In Any Climate

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This week is Garden Week! Celebrate the great outdoors and get inspired with a few of our favorite outdoor dining spaces. A connection to nature is so important for a sense of well-being and overall health. Spending time outdoors, eating healthy food, enjoying the company of family and friends, is the best way to bring […]

Monday Morning Musings – What I Love About My Home

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We share our homes with husbands, wives, children, pets, and sometimes extended family.  All of us have our own needs, tastes and desires when it comes to what makes our space feel wonderful and inviting.  A well-designed home, a home that you love, should ideally reflect each of those individuals in a harmonious way.  Sometimes, that […]

Monday Morning Musings – The First Step in Creation

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When people ask me how to start a new design project, especially if that is doing some sort of renovation to an existing home, the first thing I ask them is “what do youwant to change?”  And change often means getting rid of something that isn’t working- maybe the layout of the kitchen is just impractical for […]

The Many Facades of Western Interior Design

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With the start of the 57th Annual Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show & Shopping Expo and the Parada Del Sol Pro Rodeo & Historic Parade coming up in March, we’re inspired to strap on our boots and bandanas and think about western style interior design. But western design is not only limited to cowhide, leather and tan color schemes. While cowboy […]