Our design for this Historic Piedmont Tudor home demonstrates the “New Tradish;” where grand old houses are not so stuffy anymore. We partnered with the new owners of a historically significant architectural classic in Piedmont (one of the “Three sisters,” a trio of Jacobian Tudors designed by architect Houghton Sawyer and built in 1923) to create a […]
In the spirit of the modern “listicle,” in today’s post I share with you my “Top 5” myths about interior design. If you have worked with an interior designer before, these will not be surprising. For many people though, these are operating assumptions that can cause trouble […]
I believe that as you grow up, you go on a journey to discover what matters most to you, and then you show others what you learned. In my case, the lesson was how to come back home to yourself. This is […]
Before-and-After montages are the bread-and-butter of our hearts when it comes to interior design. Who does not love a good transformation?
Here are the After images, followed by their Before personae:
Art is an opportunity for contemplation. Its presence creates a tangible pause. There is so much evidence that slowing down our thoughts and our breathing, as we do when we gaze at a work of art, makes us healthier, more lively, more happy people.
Art will, if we allow it, move us to connect with ourselves, […]
You and your home are in a relationship.
From the moment you buy it, you are the steward. This is especially true of the many grand historic homes in Piedmont, California.
To do the job well, it is important to be mindful of the house itself; the way it […]
Today’s Wall Treatments Go Beyond Paint and Paper
From sublime to stunning, today’s wall treatments go beyond paint, and old school wallpaper, to bring statement-making style to any interior. Ranging from grass cloth, silk, bamboo and even burlap, these naturally sourced and sustainable products provide an elegant, earthy and organic element to any home.
Whether your tastes […]
Custom full size bunk beds and tailor-made linen privacy shades, accented by Serena and Lily felted wool bean bag chair.
Stretch Your Interior Design Budget by Mixing […]
Long known for its shipyards — and heavy industry, the Dogpatch District along San Francisco’s southern waterfront has evolved from a once a gritty neighborhood to one of the City’s most sought after addresses. We’ve loved watching the neighborhood transform, […]