Our homes are continually undergoing inner transformations as our style changes. But now this dynamic “in between styles” has become a style in its own right.
The transitional interior design style is the ultimate mix between present and past favorites or classic and contemporary style. Therefore, if you’re an admirer of old and new styles but can’t choose between them, read on! Here are our ten top transitional interior must-haves!
In our latest Interior Designer Spotlight, we chatted with San Francisco-native, Angela S. This California girl loves cool and calm interiors with a neutral palette. She has a talent for bringing natural textures and fibers into her projects. With a rich background in buying, styling and product development for a large home retailer, Angela was so inspired by beautiful things daily. So much so that she chose a new career in interiors. Read more to find out why she loves old houses, what’s the essence of creating a sanctuary, and how to deal with challenges as a designer.
Among all color combinations one can choose, some are definitely meant to stay in style for longer. One timeless example is certainly black and white, which makes for a great choice in the living room. From daily moments of relaxation to guest entertaining, there are many things that happen in a living room, and the space always needs to look and function at its best. So, if you are wanting to give your room a remodel, consider going black and white! We have some low-budget tips to achieve great results for your new black and white living room decor without breaking the bank.
The advancement in technology allows people to reach services they would never have dreamt of reaching before. It will come as no surprise that online decorating tools have expanded even more. This means that if you’re hundreds of miles from the nearest town, you can still have a designer’s touch and even interior design services at the click of a button. Clever, isn’t it? We’ve compiled a list of the eight best online decorating tools to help you turn your home into your dream home!
How do you transform a traditional kitchen into a modern masterpiece? A significant kitchen renovation is a daunting task for many homeowners. Where to begin is only one of the many questions you’ll face. Luckily, help is within reach in the shape of Decorilla’s online interior design services. A recent Decorilla client wanted to create a contemporary kitchen with generous seating in a small space and consequently needed creative input for the complete overhaul. Now his kitchen is a bright, modern space with an eclectic twist! For inspiration beyond the kitchen, check out this modern rustic living room before and after!
In today’s online interior designer spotlight we are featuring our very talented interior designer, Corine Maggio. Corine prides herself with her honesty, attention to detail, and organization to assure her clients are receiving a one of a kind design that is not only beautiful, but inspiring as well! Upon her completion of her interior design degree from the Design Institute of San Diego, Corine remains heavily involved in the design community. With affiliations such as the San Diego Architecture Foundation (SDAF), American Society of Interior Designers (ASID), and United States Green Building Council (USGBC) she is always seeking and implementing the latest trends while keeping a timeless design for clients to enjoy for a lifetime. Read on to find out what inspires her designs, how she got started, and so much more!
The concept behind minimalism, often summarized in the “less is more” motto, has a deep meaning at its base. Eliminating the mess and reducing to the essentials in a space is a way to foster the same simplification in our mind. Removing mental clutter, concentrating only on what is essential, is what a “minimalist” state of mind would be. Pretty desirable, isn’t it?
A minimalist interior design (especially for those who are not used to it) can seem very limiting, but it doesn’t have to! With some planning, creating a minimalist design will be easier than you may think. The very first thing to do is a round of decluttering, which goes hand in hand with organizing what you have. Check out our previous post for some great organizing tips! Then comes the time to dive into the components of a minimalist interior design. So are you ready to get a breath of fresh air into your space and in your mind? Read through!
Everyone likes having a beautiful bedroom: crisp linen, flowy curtains, plush rugs and soft lighting. But did you know that having a well-designed bedroom has numerous advantages for your health and well-being? Here is a list of the most important benefits of having a well-designed bedroom – some of these are going to surprise you!
Do you have a yard, patio, or porch? Then you, my friend, deserve to enjoy your outdoor living space. What you do with it will determine just how hospitable it can be. Decorating your outdoor living space can become just as much of a labor of love as it is with any space on the inside of your home. Choosing a theme, finding all of the right pieces, and putting the final touches on it once everything comes together is a lot to consider. You can also combine some summer interior design trends with your outdoor decor updates to stay on trend. Wondering where to start with your outdoor space design? Read on to see our 5 Outdoor Living Essentials to create your perfect oasis.
There are many misconceptions that hiring an interior designer is out of reach and only a luxury that some can afford. Well we’re here to tell you, forget that! Interior design is more accessible than ever for each and every one of us.
Affordable interior design service is becoming predominant in the industry because up-and-coming interior designers are finding new tools to reach more clients and savvy consumers are benefiting too. We’ve had so many wonderful experiences with the growth of our affordable interior design team which have encouraged a closer look at the best designers leading the accessible design wave. Here’s our round-up of the top 10 affordable interior designers across the country. Get ready, you don’t want to miss this!