The Stories

Good lighting=Good design!

To be fair to my last post, I am posting a few pictures ( and ok, yes a couple are my own!) of dining room and kitchen designs

Suburban baths: Job security!

I have lamented to my staff repeatedly ,we really should go around to some of the older homes and paper the neighborhood with our cards. Not so old

The importance of fabrics

I am going to depart a bit from kitchen and bath posts and talk about something that is near and dear to my heart. Fabrics. Ah, yes, those

Iconic Inspirations: Kitchens.com

Recently I had the honor of working with some of my design colleagues on a really cool design project from the gurus at Kitchens.com. They paired 4 designers (

KBIS 2010: Blanco and Hanstone

Think I was optimistic and energized when I wrote I would post 13 different “KBIS Highlights” because as many might remember..I thought KBIS was not so hot this

Dreams vs Budget

Here is another repost of a good article. Working on some fun posts for when spring break is over! Some good ideas to stretch the budget. The key

You gotta love your clients…..

I consider myself very lucky because I have some awesome clients. Most are ones I have done work for before…a house in town…then a beach house…a bath first

Ooooh nooo! Don’t do this!

I may be compelled to admit I am bi-polar. Yes, it is true. At least with my blog. Nice (mostly) girl one minute and then the next…whipping out

tile backsplash green and blue

And now…tile done right!

Tips on installing tile right! My friends at Kitchens.Com gently suggested I follow up my tile tirade with some examples of what good tile execution looks like. I

When is lying ok?

People grow through experience if they meet life honestly and courageously. This is how character is built ~~Eleanor Roosevelt, Today I found out a newish employee ordered something

clean kitchen design

Is Quartz the new Granite?

Blue Lagos Caesarstone.  Designed by In Detail In a word: Yes. I make no secret that I love quartz products.I would guess quartz and/or countertops other than granite

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