Switch Up Your Home Décor for the Seasons

In last month’s “Design Matters” newsletter, we heralded in spring with a variety of garden-inspired home décor products. That brought up a question: Do you change up your home décor for the changing seasons? Lots of people decorate their homes for the holidays, but...

Trends, Fads and Timeless Design

It’s a question we get asked again and again: Is this design going to look dated in a few years? Our answers might as well come from a Magic 8 Ball: “It is decidedly so.” “Reply hazy try again.” “My sources say no.” Really, there’s no way of predicting which specific...

Be Bold! Be Colorful!

How do you feel about colored appliances? Sure, you might have a cheerful yellow tea kettle, or maybe an Empire Red KitchenAid stand mixer, but I mean major appliances, like refrigerators and washing machines. Would you ever consider making a color statement with...

Showering in Style

In my last post, I talked about tubs. Now let’s turn our attention to showers. Wendy and I are seeing two big trends: Trend #1: The Wet Room With this concept, the tub and shower are placed together in one big space, usually at least partially glassed off but...

Tub Talk

Wendy and I have been designing a lot of bathrooms lately, and we’ve been having a blast playing around with new products and design trends.  Let’s start with bathtubs. Forget about those big, clunky jetted tubs that were the standard luxury bathroom must-have in the...

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