Parade of Homes Tour 2015

Last week I went to one of the subdivisions for the Metropolitan Parade of Homes which is a showcase of furnishings and trends in tile and interior design. These are real homes on the market and the builders really have some cool ideas. I’m finishing two more subdivisions today so there will hopefully be lots…

Graphic & Bold Lorenzo Castillo designs…

Lorenzo Castillo has an impressive portfolio filled with contrasting color combos and geometric patterns. Here are a few bold interiors and exteriors of his that I really like. A commom theme is graphic flooring whether tile or carpet and attention to ceiling design.

Tuesday’s Tips: runners have more coverage than regular kitchen rugs

Angela’s periwinkle chalkboard painted door looks fabulous and such an unexpected hue for a kitchen. She suggests using a runner instead of a regular rug as it covers more square footage. That’s a perfect idea for galley kitchens which are typical in rental properties, long and narrow. See more of her cutesy kitch here.  Even if…

Friday’s Fabulous Floors: Glossy Painted…

{www.highglossblue.com} This will be the last installment of the Friday’s Fabulous Floors. Next month I will feature something new to highlight. I want to bring attention to the different materials available in home design and hope to give some insight on them as well as showcase the versatile design options. I will also continue with 1st…

Friday’s Fabulous Floors: Diagonal Designs…

{Decor Pad} Between diagonal stripes or diagonally placed checkboard, these floors are fab to me…{House Beautiful} First, what a welcoming entryway. The perfect spot for a sofa of that style because they’re not usually comfy to sit on which isn’t functional. Place it in a foyer area as decor! As I’ve said HERE I can tolerate pink when…

Friday’s Fabulous Floors….

{La Dolce Vita} I love a beautiful floor, whether its ceramic tile or wooden floors. Fridays I will now feature some floors I’ve found along the web . With that said, Indulge… {Desire To Inspire} {denver interior designer Aneka D Jensen} Just laying the floor planks on a diagonal can make the space feel larger…

Color Connection: Mulberry Hues…

HGTV’s Rate My Space user artelfin My last apartment allowed me to paint & one of my bedrooms walls was mulberry. I miss it dearly. So this post is dedicated to the color whether it was designed in accents or as major components of the room. Indulge… I love the white & mulberry color schemes…