The Stories

The lowly laundry gets some respect!

Sunny yellow laundry room with ample storage and space designed by In Detail Let’s think about this. How much time does the average person spend in the laundry

When do you walk away?

If you think it is expensive to hire a professional, wait until you hire an amateur. (said so well by one of my tweeps on twitter) This sums

Powder Bath Wow

2010 NKBA Design Competition  Honorable Mention in Powder Bath category Designed by In Detail Ok, let’s face it. Every single person who visits your home, except maybe those

The Bright…of White

Eloquence, n. The art of orally persuading fools that white is the color that it appears to be. It includes the gift of making any color appear white. Ambrose

Master Bath Combo Suite

Full Disclosure:This is a somewhat self serving post as it features a bath we just completed for the most wonderful client!!( got to love those kind!) But heck,

Would you…. use wood?

Personally, I love wood countertops. We try and find a way to add wood to almost every kitchen we design. From a designer’s perspective, a wood top adds

Baths of color

I assured her that people did indeed use color in their baths and that she could as well! So we planned a taupe and aqua color scheme for

I don’t get it

Seriously. Don’t you think a 3.8 million dollar house should have a kitchen worthy of, well, a multi million dollar home? I find it hard to believe the

Color your kitchen!

Too often people nervously approach the edge of their comfort zone when it comes to adding color in the kitchen and then quickly head back to the safety

Can we not do better than this?

This house is for sale. Over 800k. I guess it is late and perhaps should not post while sleep deprived…but, I look at this kitchen ( cute family

Random spaces

Just some random cool spaces!    I wish I knew where I found this one…..like the banquette!

Bathonista Interview

Recently I did an interview on Bathonista website. Check it out and tell me what you think! But please, no brick throwing for my unforgiving diatribe about golden

Art Gallery Walls

 I recently read an article in New York Magazine about a designer/painter, Richard Lee who echos my sentiments on displaying artwork. (yes, I know this is off the beaten

A Sad Day

Ken Brown, a great builder in our area as well as a good friend passed away last weekend very suddenly…and tragically. This was a great southern man who

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