Designer Insights

The Role of Texture in Interior Design

The Role of Texture in Interior Design

As one of the seven elements of interior design, texture plays an important role in developing the look and feel of a space. In the world of interior design, texture refers not only to how an object or material feels, but also to the visual interest that it brings to a space.

The Importance of Lighting in Interior Design

The Importance of Lighting in Interior Design

Lighting is a crucial element in interior design, playing a pivotal role in shaping the ambiance and functionality of a space. Beyond mere illumination, it serves as a powerful tool to enhance the aesthetic appeal and mood of a room. Properly executed lighting plans can transform an ordinary space into a dynamic and inviting environment.

Designing Your Dream Kitchen: A Chef’s Perspective

Designing Your Dream Kitchen: A Chef’s Perspective

For this issue of Designer Insights, I wanted to explore what it means to design a dream kitchen from a professional chef’s point of view. So, I invited my friend and fine dining chef Robbie Rensel to spend some time with me in our new house to discuss some of the features I included in my own kitchen and grill him on what he believes truly defines a luxury kitchen.

One-of-a-Kind Style: Creating a Home that Reflects You

One-of-a-Kind Style: Creating a Home that Reflects You

As an interior designer, my number one priority is to create spaces that authentically reflect my clients’ personalities, tastes, and lifestyles. Each house is as unique as the people who live in it, and it is an honor to have a hand in creating the spaces that my clients call home.

Small Space, Big Impact

Small Space, Big Impact

Space planning is the foundation for any successful interior design project. It is the deliberate orchestration of layout, arrangement, and allocation of areas within an environment, ensuring that every inch is optimized to serve its intended purpose.

Home for the Holidays

Home for the Holidays

There is nothing like being home for the holidays. It’s no surprise that our desire to create a warm and inviting atmosphere within our homes reaches its peak during the holiday season. In addition to wanting our homes to look their best, we also want them to...

High Point Market Recap

High Point Market Recap

High Point Market is often referred to as the fashion week of the interior design world and is a must-attend event for design professionals and enthusiasts. Held twice a year in April and October in the charming town of High Point, North Carolina, this market is the...

Project Spotlight

Project Spotlight

Welcome to our first ever project spotlight! We partnered with Belmont Custom Homes on this 4,000 square foot transitional home in West University and are proud to share it with you. These lovely homeowners were seeking an updated ageing in place home that was bright...

Don’t Piecemeal Your Remodeling Project!

Don’t Piecemeal Your Remodeling Project!

Tackling your remodeling project in small, disjointed phases, may seem like a good idea at first glance, but there are several reasons why this is ill-advised. First and foremost, piecemealing can result in higher overall costs. Budgetary concerns are the main reason...