Category: Indoor/Outdoor Living

ASID Pasadena Home Tour Features Three Estates
Home Tour, In and Around LA, Indoor/Outdoor Living, luxury, Modern Living, Uncategorized | October 1, 2018
ASID Pasadena Home Tour Features Three Estates

ASID Pasadena Home Tour 2018 For one day only, three beautiful homes featuring three very different architectural styles and interiors are on tour on Sunday, October 7 as part of the American Society of Interior Designers annual ASID Pasadena Home Tour.  Each home was designed in its entirety by a featured ASID Pasadena designer and will be open for a…

The 2018 Pasadena Showcase House: Before and After Transformation of a 100+ Year Old House
Architecture, Bathrooms, bedrooms, CSC Projects, Home Shows, Home Tour, In and Around LA, Indoor/Outdoor Living, kitchen, luxury, Pasadena, Uncategorized | May 11, 2018
The 2018 Pasadena Showcase House: Before and After Transformation of a 100+ Year Old House

We are two thirds of the way through our second Pasadena Showcase House, and everyone is always wanting to know about the before and after transformation of the home.    This year, because of a series of last-minute events, we took on more than the usual one space.  We initially set out to design one of two teen suites, but the…

2017 Pasadena Showcase House Overview
Architecture, Bathrooms, bedrooms, CSC Projects, Dining Rooms, Events, Home Tour, Indoor/Outdoor Living, kitchen, Living Rooms, luxury, nurseries, Pasadena, teen, Uncategorized | July 14, 2017
2017 Pasadena Showcase House Overview

The 2017 Pasadena Showcase House came and went in a flash this past spring, with twenty-five interior and exterior designers pulling off one of the most cohesive houses in recent years.  Throughout the month that the house was open to the public, visitors from around Southern California and beyond made their annual trek to visit the Pasadena Showcase House and…

2017 Pasadena Showcase House of Design Preview
Architecture, bedrooms, CSC Projects, Dining Rooms, floors, Furniture, home decor, Home Tour, In and Around LA, Indoor/Outdoor Living, luxury, Pasadena, trends, Uncategorized | April 24, 2017
2017 Pasadena Showcase House of Design Preview

The 2017 Pasadena Showcase House of Design opened to the public yesterday and I couldn’t be more thrilled to be participating – this year as a designer!  I’ve done Pasadena Showcase House previews in past years on my blog, but this is my first time on the other side of the fence.   Don’t fret though, as my mission is…

13 Tile Trends to Look for in 2017 - Coverings 2017 Trend Report
Bathrooms, color trends, floors, Indoor/Outdoor Living, kitchen, market trends, Modern Living, trade shows, trends, Uncategorized | April 19, 2017
13 Tile Trends to Look for in 2017 – Coverings 2017 Trend Report

13 Tile Trends to Look for in 2017 I recently returned from Orlando FL, where I was invited to attend the VIP Press Tour of Coverings 2017, the most prominent tile and natural stone show in North America.  My purpose at Coverings was two-fold – to speak on a panel on social media and brand partnerships and to attend the…

Interior Design Trends seen at High Point Market, Fall 2016 -Part 2
color trends, Events, Furniture, High Point Market, Indoor/Outdoor Living, market trends, Sponsored, trade shows, trends, Uncategorized | December 5, 2016
Interior Design Trends seen at High Point Market, Fall 2016 -Part 2

I’m back again for Part 2 of the Interior Design Trends seen at High Point Market at the recent  Fall 2016 Market.  As you may know, this past market I attended as a blogger with the Design Bloggers Tour, where we were taken to several key showrooms as part of the tour.  Many of my observations are from those showrooms…

Hottest Kitchen and Bath Products for 2016 - KBIS 2016
Bathrooms, Events, Indoor/Outdoor Living, kitchen, luxury, Modern Living, New Products, trade shows | February 11, 2016
Hottest Kitchen and Bath Products for 2016 – KBIS 2016

  Last week I published my KBIS 2016 Trend Recap | Top 7 Kitchen and Bath Trends, in collaboration with Sharp Communications, and while there were a lot of cool new trends, there also lots of other new kitchen and bath products for 2016 making their introduction at KBIS (the Kitchen and Bath Industry Show). Some of these new kitchen…