Back Porch Season

Back Porch Season

Posted by on Sep 10, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments

With the last of summer upon us, I find myself wanting to be outside so as not to miss any of the remaining hours of sunshine and warmth. This back porch is the perfect place to do so. We reused the original hardwood flooring from the attic area. I love that we were able to ...

Screened Porch

Screened Porch

Posted by on Jul 10, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments

  Last winter we started making plans for upgrading this great screened porch. The master plan was to add a gas fireplace and furnish the space for more comfortable year round use. We worked hard to find a stone that complimented the brick exterior of the home and took pains to make sure we in ...

Old House Character

Old House Character

Posted by on Jun 10, 2014 in Design, Selections, Uncategorized | No Comments

  We have invested a lot of attention into the details of this project in order to construct a new home that has old house character. Notice the REAL stone foundation, exposed rafter tails and transom windows. These are some of the details that really make an impact. The custom mill work by Vintage Millworks ...

Custom Storage

Custom Storage

Posted by on Oct 17, 2013 in Casegoods, Design, Uncategorized | No Comments

    Having space to store everything is key to a well functioning home! It’s amazing how much simpler it is to maintain a tidy house if you have the framework for your storage areas well planned. Here are a couple of custom closets that I have designed for recent projects.  

Acklen Avenue Bath

Acklen Avenue Bath

July 17, 2013 Work is completed on this master bath update. We gave this space a facelift while using as many of the existing features as we could. The old shower was updated into a fantastic steam shower. The new frameless glass enclosure opens up the entire space, making it feel bigger. Our tub area ...

American Modern

American Modern

Posted by on Jan 5, 2013 in Pottery, Staging, Uncategorized, Vintage Props | No Comments

  Russel Wright is an icon of mid century industrial design. Perhaps most known for his dinnerware, he designed furniture and other housewares as well. Wright brought modernism into the average American home, often via the family dinner table. Take a look at the sophisticated color palette and graceful forms of his “American Modern” dinnerware ...

Hillsboro Village Bungalow

Hillsboro Village Bungalow

Posted by on Jan 4, 2013 in Design, Lighting, Selections, Uncategorized | No Comments

    When my dear friend bought this craftsman style bungalow, it was in the midst of a half finished renovation. This allowed us to correct several poor decisions and restore the home while maintaining the architectural integrity of this charming bungalow. On the exterior we kept the eye catching barn red color but toned ...

Deco Inspired Bath

Deco Inspired Bath

    This deco inspired bath was designed for the use of two children. The homeowners wanted their new jack and jill bath to play off of the original downstairs bath, with tiled walls and a retro feel that suited their period home. The wall color was chosen because of the homeowners love for her ...

West End Master Bath

West End Master Bath

    My years spent working at Kenny & Company has armed me with product knowledge that comes in handy if you are involved in a kitchen or bath remodel. This is a master bathroom renovation that I had the pleasure of working on with my friends at Copp Canale Interiors while I was employed ...

Craftsman Living Room

Craftsman Living Room

Posted by on Dec 5, 2012 in Furniture, Staging, Uncategorized | No Comments

  Here’s a quick before and after of a living room that I have recently worked on.  My client had some quality craftsman period antiques.  We reupholstered the wooden reclining chair and then had fun with the furniture arrangement and accessories.  The result is very cozy room that showcases the unique pieces that this homeowner ...