Ins & Outs 2021

We’re officially one month into 2021, and there’s so much to get excited about (in the design world at least). Every year around this time we write a round-up of what’s going to be decidedly “in”, and what’s going to be incredibly “out” for the coming year. With few trade shows and events insight, we’ve […]

Budgeting 101: How to Plan For Your Next Interior Design Project

Establishing your budget is the first, and often one of the most challenging, steps in the design process but it’s imperative that you set a budget to avoid unmet expectations and miscommunication. A budget communicates clearly with your designer about your expectations for furniture quality & design, and what you’re willing to pay for both. […]

Kids Workspaces & Distance Learning Essentials

No matter how your kids are going back to school this fall, they’re going to need their own designated workspace at home. Whether your kids have a corner in your office, a seat at the dining room table, or their own dedicated nook – a kids workspace is going to be a must for surviving […]

How To: Select the Perfect Grout Color

I’ve been getting a lot of questions about grout lately. I know, what an odd thing to say… but when you’re designing eleven (yes… I said eleven!) bathrooms at one time grout becomes kind of a big deal! I’ve also had a few followers reach out, looking for my design advice on selecting grout for […]

Guide to eDÉCOR

    What Exactly IS eDÉCOR? No matter what you may call it (Virtual Design, eDÉCOR, Online Design, or e-Design), virtual interior design services are all-the-rage right now! Not all virtual design services are created equal and it can be difficult to figure out exactly what virtual designers do. With all of this in-mind, we created this […]

Worksheet Wednesday

✨ Happy Wednesday ✨! While we’re all stuck at home, it seems like a great time for us to all get organized, get creative, and get motivated! To help you maintain all of these goals, we’ve decided to create weekly “worksheets” (think organizers, checklists, coloring sheets, and more) to keep you on-task, and staying productive throughout your […]

WFH & Temporary Office Spaces

As we all try and navigate working from home, it’s critical that we set ourselves up in a proper workspace. Some of you may have a true home office, while others of you may be working from your dining room tables or your kitchen islands. Wherever you’re set up, we’re going to give you some […]

19-Day Challenge

GHI’s 19-Day Challenge: What’s going on in the world right now is nothing short of serious, that is for sure. But the news has all of the doom-and-gloom covered, and for those of us just trying to stay-sane at home, we’ve created the GHI 19-Day Challenge! I’m sure we’ve all dreamt up projects for our […]

Match-Maker: Fashion + Design

It’s Valentine’s Day… and what a perfect day to celebrate the marriage of my two favorite things; fashion and interior design! Last week, I got to attend Jason Wu’s Collection Fall 2020 show at New York Fashion Week. It has become a kind of tradition to go to the show with (my soon to be […]

Ins & Outs: 2020

It’s a new year, and as Heidi Klum used to say “one day you’re in, and the next day you’re out,” so it’s time to decide where you’ll be in 2020. We’ve gathered a list of the trends that will be here to stay for the year to come, and trends that will need to […]

Hiring a Designer- Why Should You Do It?

When it comes to breaking down reasons to hire an interior designer, I’d like to think my hotel/motel analogy begins explaining things best.  Picture this: You’re staying in a motel (we’ve all been there), you walk in and see the bargain bed/bedding, nightstands, dresser, and if you’re lucky, a TV. All very basic things that […]

Statement Ceilings: A Design Necessity

Paying attention to the fifth wall is truly a designer’s secret weapon! It has the power to completely transform a space making it all the more interesting, unique, and just straight up fabulous. So, I’ve rounded up a handful of rooms that made the fifth wall the star of the show!