2020 Textile Trends seen at Heimtextil – Part 2

This post is a continuation of yesterday’s post, which highlighted Trend Space at Heimtextil 2020.  Yesterday I gave an overview of the overarching theme, “Where I Belong” which encompassed 5 key textile trends for 2020: Heritage Lux Multi-Local Maximum Glam … Read More2020 Textile Trends seen at Heimtextil – Part 2

13 Spring 2019 Design Trends Seen at High Point Market

Another High Point Market has come and gone and I finished yet another recap of the spring 2019 design trends seen at High Point Market. As always, this market was busier than ever. So many things to see and do … Read More13 Spring 2019 Design Trends Seen at High Point Market

THE 2019 PASADENA SHOWCASE HOUSE OF DESIGN

OPENING DAY Today’s the day – opening day at the 2019 Pasadena Showcase House! This year is a little bit different for me as I chose to sit the year out and instead of designing a room (or rooms, as … Read MoreTHE 2019 PASADENA SHOWCASE HOUSE OF DESIGN

The 3D Wall is Trending at Dwell on Design

The 3D Wall Trend at Dwell on Design 3D wall design was a predominant trend seen at Dwell on Design, an annual  3-day celebration of modern design that was held recently in Los Angeles.  The show floor was smaller than … Read MoreThe 3D Wall is Trending at Dwell on Design

Top Design Trends at Ambiente 2016

Top Design Trends-Ambiente 2016 Today I’m presenting the top design trends that I gathered from my recent whirlwind 4-day trip to Frankfurt, Germany to attend Ambiente, the world’s largest international trade fair for consumer goods.  There,  I powered through the … Read MoreTop Design Trends at Ambiente 2016

Dwell on Design 2015 Recap- Trends in Modern Living

Dwell on Design 2015 Dwell on Design, the nation’s largest design show, was recently held over the course of 3 days in Los Angeles. Curated by the editors of Dwell Magazine, the event showcased over 2000 modern products and furnishings. … Read MoreDwell on Design 2015 Recap- Trends in Modern Living

Explore New Surfaces With Wilsonart

WILSONART INTRODUCES QUARTZ AT KBIS Wilsonart is on a roll.  Known as a leader in the laminate market for over 60 years, Wilsonart is now exploring new surfaces while continuing to broaden their offerings in the market for which they … Read MoreExplore New Surfaces With Wilsonart

Don’t Think You Can Drink Red Wine On Your White Carpet? Karastan’s SmartStrand Silk Forever Clean Makes You Think Again.

Karastan SmartStrand Silk Forever Clean At last -you can drink red wine on your white carpet without a worry in the world.  A few years ago this was not possible, but the arrival of Karastan’s SmartStrand into the marketplace in … Read MoreDon’t Think You Can Drink Red Wine On Your White Carpet? Karastan’s SmartStrand Silk Forever Clean Makes You Think Again.

The McKinley House Gets a Refresh with Adorne Light Switches

The McKinley House Last week I joined  Adorne by Legrand as they unveiled a complete retrofit of light switches  and outlets at the McKinley House in Venice, CA.  Those of you who are fans of the Showtime series “Californication” may … Read MoreThe McKinley House Gets a Refresh with Adorne Light Switches

The LA Breezehouse by Blu Homes Brings Luxury to the Prefab Home

The LA Breezehouse, a Premium Prefab Home by Blu Homes The LA Breezehouse, a prefab home built by Blu Homes was awarded the first 2014 Dream Home of the Year  by Real Simple and This Old House.  The LA  Breezehouse, … Read MoreThe LA Breezehouse by Blu Homes Brings Luxury to the Prefab Home