Category Archives: Style

How 6 Designers Convince Their Clients to Go Bold

Have you ever wondered how that designer convinced their client to spring for chartreuse drapery? That leopard wallpaper? Or that clashing-but-not-clashing accent pillow and sofa combination? We asked six designers how they convince clients to go bold with their design projects. Of course, most clients hiring a designer known for their daring use of color and fearless love of pattern […]

Asian Zen Interior Design – The Best Way To Master It

When looking to bring Asian Zen interior design into your home, what are the best ways to master the look with authority? To get you inspired, we’re looking at effective ways to make the interior design style work for your home. From what to source, to what to celebrate, here’s everything to know. What exactly […]

The Freshome Dream Dining Room

The dining room is such an interesting part of the home. It’s gone through a number of transformations over the years. It first served as a mark of wealth, setting apart families who could afford the extra square footage to dedicate an entire room just to eating. Then, it fell out of favor. As dinnertime […]

Galley Kitchens: Pros, Cons, and Tips

Whether you’re thinking about remodeling your kitchen or searching for a new home and weighing your options, the kitchen setup is extremely important. And if you cook a lot, the layout of this room really matters. Quite a few homes have galley kitchens — and the owners either love them or want to take a […]

What is a Transitional Bathroom and How Can You Get This Look?

The transitional bathroom is the most popular bathroom design style, according to the 2019 Bathroom Design Trends report by the National Kitchen + Bath Association. And according to trend spotter Elle H-Millard, Industry Relations Manager at the NKBA (and also a cast member on season 2 of HGTV’s Design Star), the transitional style is projected to remain the […]

What is a Transitional Kitchen?

Clean and relaxed “Transitional design offers the best of both worlds, blending the textures of traditional with the sleekness of contemporary design,” says Starck. “For kitchens, think geometric, clean and practical lines for the countertops, cabinetry, crown molding and other crafted elements.” Starck says non-fussy is a key element of transitional kitchens. “Never would you include corbels […]

Modern Bathroom Design Ideas For Private Luxury

Modern bathroom design is centered around a simple, clean, minimalistic look and feel. Think geometric shapes and patterns, clean lines, minimal colors, and mid-century furniture. Your bathroom, large or small, can easily become a luxurious, modern sanctuary for function and relaxation.Since bathrooms are spaces that we use every day, designing them to suit our personal […]

L-shaped kitchen ideas to make your space work harder

Choosing the right layout is key to making your kitchen space work and to make it somewhere you enjoy spending time. L-shaped kitchen ideas are a traditional layout style – and for good reason. This shape offers plenty of flexibility and storage, without the space feeling too enclosed. L-shaped kitchen layouts also free you up from one […]

How To Design A Nursery That Reflects Joy and Style

Few home projects are as life-changing as decorating a nursery. Setting up the baby’s room and choosing nursery decor can feel like a daunting task, but try to relax and have fun with it. After all, the most important thing is that you create a space where you and your baby will be comfortable. With […]