Using Color Opposite to Tame a Colorful Interior Design

Who says that you have to settle on a few colors in a room – why not go all out and create a design that showcases all of your favorite bold colors, like this one that I created on Project … Continue reading

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Dining Room Design 101 – Add Spice to a Dining Room Design by Using a Bold Color

If you want to add spice and drama to your dining room design – adding a bold color such as red, or in this case Caliente by Benjamin Moore (AF-290), will always achieve stunning results. Like what you see in … Continue reading

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Happy November

Happy November! Most people think of November as the symbol of the arrival of winter.  And with winter comes – the Holiday Season. If you are planning to host a family or social event for Holidays, start preparing early!  Start hunting for … Continue reading

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A Football Sunday Game Day Room…..Just for the Girls?!

As a female sports fan, I sometimes take offense to the term “man-cave”.  Not that I don’t think that guys should be able to have a space in the home to call their own, but why should they get all … Continue reading

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Dorm Room Design 101

For college students everywhere – I know it may seem like you just took your final examinations, but it’s that time of year again.  Time to gear up for the fall semester.  Many students will be heading to their college … Continue reading

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Creating the Perfect Fireplace Focal Point

These days, even new construction apartment homes will have a fireplace in the main living space.  Surprisingly, most clients would prefer to downplay the fireplace as a design feature in the space as opposed to drawing attention it.  Some clients … Continue reading

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Groom’s Cakes Are Making a Comeback!

Groom’s cakes are making a strong comeback as brides are once again surprising their soon-to-be husbands or newly minted groom’s with the cake in their honor.  The groom’s cake was traditionally a single layer chocolate or fruit cake and was presented at … Continue reading

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NEW SERVICE!! E-Design – Interior Design services delievered to your inbox

Lately, I have been receiving a lot of inquiries from people that do not live in the Washington, D.C. area that were wondering if I could assist them with a room in their home.  So…. I thought of this service … Continue reading

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The Dizzy Designer

Ok….I admit it…..  I have a huge problem.  INDECISIVENESS!!  I think that most designers find themselves in this same situation from time to time in that it seems nearly impossible to to feel as if you have truly finished a project – be … Continue reading

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Define your style!

Blending homes as a newlywed couple can be a monumental task at times.  Sometimes you are trying to combine households and blend two different syles and the majority of the time – it just doesn’t seem to “click” as much … Continue reading

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