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!

HPMKT Fall 2019 Trends

Just like that another High Point Market event has come and gone! As always, I had the best time scoping out the latest design trends, making new designer friends, and getting some great inspiration for new projects ahead. First things first, let’s dive into those ever-important trends! Nesting Coffee Tables: It’s officially time to ditch […]

Getting In Style with Sunpan

Being an interior designer means finding high quality, stylish, affordable, and reliable trade companies for your client’s projects. Which can, let’s be real, be just as tough as coming up with the designs themselves! That’s why working with companies you can trust to deliver on those ever-important aspects is key. So, when I first heard […]

Fall In Love W/These Tablescape Ideas

We have officially entered spooky season! And although most people consider this time of year especially frightening because of the spiders, goblins, and ghouls that come with Halloween- I, however, tend to find the cold weather we’re already getting the scariest part! One thing that’s not so chilling? The thought of decorating your tablescape for […]

The Perfect Pair: Home & Fashion

Its that time of the year again when we get ready to head to NY Fashion Week! It’s one of my favorite annual traditions I started a couple years back. And although my niche is within interior design, the world of fashion offers so much inspiration I get giddy just thinking about it. As I’ve […]

Quick Ship Custom Window Treatments by GHI

GHI is very excited to announce an exclusive offer through our favorite trade company’s Quick Ship Drapery Panel program, giving everyone what they want. That is- custom, high quality, affordable designer drapes to transform your space, fast. Say whaaat?! Or should I say… SAY LESS! Not to mention that the mix of options are endless! […]

8 Bathroom Upgrades You Can Accomplish in One Weekend

Getting the designer look for less (money & time) is always the goal we have when it comes to transforming our homes. Right? Well, one of the best places to start turning that builder grade into a DIY designer dream space is your bathroom! Whether you’re looking to upgrade a master bath, powder room, or […]

Get College Ready W/ These 10 Designer Dorm Rooms

Heading off to college is one of the most exciting times of your life! Getting your dorm room assignments, picking out your décor, and turning that basic hand-me-down room into one of your own is the most important thing to do on move in day. This is officially a new home away from home- so […]

Home & Design: Celebrating 20 Years in Style

We recently got to celebrate not only being named “Icons of Design” by Home & Design magazine, but they also are celebrating 20 years in the bizz!! Woohoo! To celebrate this fabulous milestone, some of Northern VA’s most talented designers gathered on the rooftop of the Wharf at La Vie to gave a toast to […]