New Year, New Home

With the New Year comes new beginnings and in 2013 my beginning is in the shape of a house.  I’m still pinching myself that it’s really mine.  On New Year’s Day I took my dog Charlie to see our new … Continue reading

Where We’ve Been, What We’ve Been Up To

It’s official.  It’s been so long since we’ve blogged that I almost forgot our login and password.  It’s no secret that with new social media outlets, blogging seems to have taken a little bit of a backseat for everyone. **Speaking … Continue reading

It’s in the Details

I have a meeting first thing in the morning to begin putting the final touches on a project we’ve been working on for the last couple of months.  There are so many “layers” or steps when designing a home from … Continue reading

Weekend Recap

Happy Monday everyone! Normally I love having weekends with absolutely nothing planned but this weekend was jam packed and a ton of fun.  Saturday Grace, Amy and I picked up some early morning coffees and headed out to our second … Continue reading

Raoul Textiles

Betsy and I rolled in last night from a very fun (and exhausting!) weekend in Santa Barbara.  We were there for one of Betsy’s wedding client’s weddings.  I won’t dish on any of the details, however I will say it … Continue reading

Let’s Talk Grout

Let’s talk grout.  I think it would be safe to say that 90% of people out there would say their gut answer to selecting a  grout color would be white, off-white, bone, ivory, or any other shade in and around … Continue reading

Room of the Week: Floors

I’ve just started working with a new family on designing two adjacent rooms.  One of them will be a seating area and the other will be a dining room.  Most of the home has beautiful wood floors but these two … Continue reading

Farmhouse meets Cottage

We’ve been working on a very fun project for the last few months and I thought it was about time I shared some of the progress.  Last week I mentioned a home that we’re beginning to pull furnishings and finishes … Continue reading

Room of the Week: Entry

Some might argue that the entry of a home is quite possibly the most important space.  It’s the first impression for visiting guests and it sets the tone of what’s to be expected in the rest of the house.  One … Continue reading

Room of the Week: Think Pink!

I have pink on the brain this week as we’re diving into a new project.  We’ve been working on Betsy’s own home since we opened last year.  It’s been an on-going project and we’ve finally moved onto the bedrooms. The … Continue reading