How to Decorate with Velvet

Photo courtesy of Ooh_Food  Most people nowadays don’t think of using velvet to decorate their homes. While too much velvet can be tacky, adding just a touch of it to a room can add style and elegance. Here are some suggestions to get you started. Couches and Chairs A simple and popular way to incorporate velvet … Continued

Shades of Gray: Why Gray is the Ideal Kitchen Color

Thinking of decorating your kitchen? Though tan and beige are the most popular kitchen color schemes, you shouldn’t overlook gray as a possible color choice. Because one of the newest and unexpected colors of the season for kitchens is shades of gray backsplash, tile and countertop décor. My design set on Polyvore A Slab of … Continued

3 Tips for Creating an Elegant Nursery Room Fit For a King (or Queen!)

Finally receiving the news from the doctor that you’ve got an addition to the family on its way can be the happiest day of your life (I know it definitely was for me!) but there’s also much to do to prepare for your new baby boy or girl. Photo courtesy of Jamison Hiner Decorating the nursery … Continued

a little redo to my home…

I bought my home six years ago and completely gutted the place before I moved in except for the kitchen and living room fireplace.For reasons unbeknownst to me, I contracted a painter to do what he does best in the living room with Ralph Lauren metallic paints.  At that time I chose Silver metallic, unfortunately … Continued

A quick design solution

This newly redecorated residence in Studio City is home to a great example of how you can also implement some decorative solutions in your own home.  My clients charged me with “giving their home a face life” (very appropriate for Los Angeles).  Whether it is upholstery or re-upholstery you can cover your favorite couch, love … Continued

Sneak Peak: Makeover Madness in the Hollywood Hills

For the past year and a half, I have been working on a house in the Hollywood Hills.  The first phase of the project was a complete interior remodel which took about 6 months to complete.  Check out some of the before and after photos I shared on my blog last year.  Now I’m just about … Continued