Design Week Milan: Rohl Luxury Faucets

Well – we made it! After 2 full days of flying--including 13 hours in NYC--we arrived in Italy! Our first stop was to Lago d’Orta – a lovely village north of Milan in the Piedmont Region. Picturesque and lovely! In the distance are the snow topped alps! Just beautiful. We arrived and immediately were whisked [...]

Rose City Renovation Part 2: Design Solutions

If you haven’t, check out our first post about the Rose City Renovation, here. The Rose City Renovation used to be a run on sentence, but now it has punctuation. There is space to stop and take in the design. It isn’t overcrowded, and it has an incredible use of bold color and unique furniture [...]

Rose City Renovation Part 1: Design Challenge

The Rose City Renovation project began as a run on sentence. There was no punctuation, no space left to see any one design element in particular. Wooden cabinets were everywhere and it was just a bit too “blah”. The prominent colors were brown and white. But the family who lives in the Rose City kitchen [...]

Zen Kitchen Part 1: The Design Challenge

Renovating an Outdated Kitchen Kim and Jeff had an outdated kitchen. It was from 1982 and had been only cosmetically updated once in that time. When asked about what she didn’t like about her kitchen before, Kim stated, “It was just ugly.” The rest of the home is a beautiful collection of art and an [...]

A Rad, Colorful Condo Part 3: The Living Room

Living Room Design Philosophy “Just live in your house.” Robin shared the story about working with Robe and Kris on The Rad, Colorful Condo, and adamantly believes this about every project she works on: in the interior design industry, often clients insist that they are going to have different habits in their new space--they’re going [...]

A Rad, Colorful Condo Part 2: Kitchen Design Solutions

You may remember the first post introducing A Rad, Colorful Condo and its particular design challenges and intricacies. Now we’re letting you in on all Robin’s secrets! Read the design solutions and view the finished product: a rad, colorful condo that is as fun and exciting as the couple who inhabits it. The Design Philosophy: [...]