Sustainability: 2024 Color and Textile Trends for the Home

I was recently in Frankfurt, Germany to attend Heimtextil 2023   and more importantly, to cover the color and textile trends for 2024.  This year’s theme was “Textile Matters”, which encompassed 4 key color and textile trends: Make and Remake, From … Read MoreSustainability: 2024 Color and Textile Trends for the Home

Heimtextil 2023 Preview

Happy New year!  There is no better way to kick off the year than by attending Heimtextil 2023.  This year’s home textile fair will be taking place from January 10-13, 2023 at Messe Frankfurt.  Once again, I was invited to … Read MoreHeimtextil 2023 Preview

Home Textile and Color Trends for 2023 – Heimtextil 2022 Overview

A couple of weeks ago I attended the special summer edition of Heimtextil 2022 where the home textile and color trends for 2023 were on display in full force. This year’s overarching theme was “Next Horizons”, which encompassed 4 key … Read MoreHome Textile and Color Trends for 2023 – Heimtextil 2022 Overview

Breakfast Room Ideas from The 2020 Pasadena Showcase House

Previous Next The Breakfast Room: 2020 Pasadena Showcase House Breakfast room ideas!  How do  you put together a breakfast room that is both fun, practical AND sustainable?  You draw from all the trusted furniture and accessory vendors – the same … Read MoreBreakfast Room Ideas from The 2020 Pasadena Showcase House

8 Kitchen and Bath Trends – KBIS 2020

Kitchen and Bath Trends for 2020 What is popular in the kitchen and bath for 2020?  I recently returned from my annual trek to KBIS, the Kitchen and Bath Industry Show, where the biggest players in kitchen and bath unveil … Read More8 Kitchen and Bath Trends – KBIS 2020

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

Dwell on Design 2016 | Modern Design in LA

Dwell on Design 2016 One of my favorite trade shows, Dwell on Design 2016, starts today and best yet is that it is right here in my own backyard.  Dwell on Design, now in its 11th year, will be held … Read MoreDwell on Design 2016 | Modern Design in LA

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