The Design Files – A Beautiful Colonial Renovation

I published a post earlier this year regarding how traditional interiors are “in” again.   I don’t think they were ever out but I’m thrilled to see color and patterns celebrated again. I recently read about this gorgeous renovation in New York Magazine.  I enjoyed The Cut  Wendy Goodman’s interesting and informative interview with Interior Designer David … Continue reading The Design Files – A Beautiful Colonial Renovation

The Design Files – Something’s Gotta Give, Fifteen Years Later

I follow writer/director Nancy Meyers on Instagram.  She recently published a post regarding the upcoming fifteenth anniversary of her film.  I cannot believe it’s been that long since the release of one of the best interior design films ever produced.  Yes, I know the movie isn’t about interior design but the production design was so … Continue reading The Design Files – Something’s Gotta Give, Fifteen Years Later

The Design Files – Interior Design Master Class

Edited by Carl Dellatore, INTERIOR DESIGN MASTER CLASS: 100 Lessons From America’s Finest Designers On The Art of Decoration, is an outstanding book. Although it’s geared towards students of design and professionals, this book would appeal to anyone who’s curious about interiors. The book is divided into six sections: theory, structure, style, process, elements, and … Continue reading The Design Files – Interior Design Master Class

The Design Files – Traditional Interiors are Back

Traditional interiors will be big in 2018 according to various interior design articles.  I never received the memo that they were “out”.  I don’t think they ever went away, especially in cities like New Orleans, Charleston (SC), and Washington, DC. I don’t belive in following trends.  It’s helpful to know what is going on in … Continue reading The Design Files – Traditional Interiors are Back