This Forgotten Detail Can Pull Together Your Space

This Forgotten Detail Can Pull Together Your Space

Artwork is a forgotten detail that can pull an entire space together. No matter how polished a room is, without wall art, it looks unfinished. We’re sharing how we use artwork in our clients’ homes to create one-of-a-kind designs.

Buying a Home? An Interior Designer Can Help!

An interior designer can be a valuable resource when buying a home. We’re able to visualize what a house can look like and see beyond its current state. We sometimes also spot red flags. This way you can make an informed decision about your purchase and get ideas for turning it into your dream home.

Happy 4th of July: Americana Inspiration

Happy 4th of July: Americana Inspiration

In honor of 4th of July, Westchester NY interior designers are sharing their favorite red, white and blue interiors from subtle patriotic color schemes to full on Americana designs.

Furnishing Your First Grown-Up Apartment: Splurge vs. Save

Furnishing Your First Grown-Up Apartment: Splurge vs. Save

Decorating your first adult apartment or home is so much fun and as interior designers, it's probably not surprising that it was one of our favorite parts about becoming grown-ups. You're able to develop your personal style and design a space that reflects your personality without having to answer to mom and dad or your resident advisor.

These Will be the Hottest Interior Design Trends in 2018

These Will be the Hottest Interior Design Trends in 2018

It's hard to believe another year is almost in the books. Yet, the future is looking bright when it comes to interiors. From going to trade shows, visiting vendors, reviewing new products, researching options for our clients and continuing education (yeah, we put in some serious work), we have a good idea of the interior design trends that will dominate 2018.

Meet Millennial Modern

Meet Millennial Modern

We know, we know, it's millennial this and millennial that but hear us out, we did give birth to a horde of millennials after all. Every generation has given rise to a few defining styles and we've been seeing a very distinct aesthetic favored by our clients in the under-35 crowd, our kids and the design world in general. We're coining it "Millennial Modern."

Benjamin Moore's Color of the Year 2018

Benjamin Moore's Color of the Year 2018

Benjamin Moore announced its color of the year this month, Caliente, and it's HOT, HOT, HOT!

After a year-long dive into international design trends, from art to architecture, the experts at Benjamin Moore saw shades of red emerging everywhere.

From Custom Cacti to Molding Meltdowns

From Custom Cacti to Molding Meltdowns

We love our kids and we'd do anything for them (as you'll see shortly) but they've gotten a little spoiled by having interior designers as mothers. Now that they're all either in college or living on their own, the free design services have reached new heights. Though, to be fair, the precedent was set a young age in both of our households.

Kids, Pets and Gorgeous Design CAN Coexist

Kids, Pets and Gorgeous Design CAN Coexist

Juice spills, sticky fingers, "masterpieces" drawn directly on the wall, upholstery scratched to oblivion, a permanent layer of fur on all surfaces...oh, the joys of having kids and pets. We can't tell you how many sad, frumpy sofas we've seen purchased on clearance from a big box store with the cushions flipped over to hide stains.

Inspiring Women in Design: Pharaoh Hatshepsut

Inspiring Women in Design: Pharaoh Hatshepsut

To be an Interior designer or architect, takes more than technical skills, knowledge, experience and training. Both professions also take creativity, vision, and talent to design buildings and interiors that not only serve a function, but also have the ability to positively impact our lives and evoke a range of powerful emotions, such as joy, happiness and a sense of awe, all while telling a story.

How to Make Sure Your Home's Not "Basic"

How to Make Sure Your Home's Not "Basic"

Sure, you want a room to be beautiful but if it doesn't work for your lifestyle, it will be useless and will seem more like a museum gallery than an actual lived-in, well-loved space. It's important to think about the types of activities you'll be doing in the room, how you want to use it and what your daily life is like.