Hardware Trends: Mixing Metals

  Long gone are the days when you had to choose between silver or brass hardware. You can have your cake and eat it too because, when tastefully done, metal hardware and accessories in mixed finishes actually step up the style of your space. Combining your favorite metals is a great interior design strategy to…

From Unfinished to Fabulous: Transformation Tuesday

  Two rooms of a beautiful home remained unfinished. While the homeowners had some existing elements that they wanted to work around, like the white bed in the master bedroom and the tiled fireplace in the study above, these two rooms in an otherwise beautiful home looked unfinished. Today’s #TransformationTuesday will show you how we…

How To Thursday: Lighting Edition

  Designer Lighting Tips for the Key Rooms of Your Home #1 Rule of Thumb: Have a mix of sources of light at different levels. This creates a flattering, photo-worthy ambiance. #2 Rule of Thumb: Don’t forget about task lighting! Light up whatever you do in that particular space (whether it be reading, cooking, or…

What’s New Wednesday

Our patio vendor has filled us in on the design trends of 2017, and now we’ll share them with you! We consulted with our patio expert Rep, Shawna, who sees the newest and best come through the doors at her showroom in the Dallas Market center and want to showcase three fabulous lines that are on…

Pantone’s Design Color of the Year 2017

The 2017 Pantone Color of the Year was announced earlier today; Our designers think you’ll see Greenery quite a bit this year if you keep your eyes out for it! Pantone says this about why they choose a color each year: A symbolic color selection; a color snapshot of what we see taking place in our global…

Working from Home: Functionality + Style + Design

Our designers just installed this beautifully custom designed bookshelf and filing system in Plano, along with a custom desk, which sparked our interest in writing a post about what makes a home office both functional and beautiful. We love the warmth, functionality and design that our custom storage and desk pieces brought to our client’s…

Transitioning Your Dallas Home Design to Fall

  Fall is officially here! Soon (we hope), our weather will be crisper, our evenings longer, and making our favorite seasonal recipes will hit the spot. Making small changes indoors in your interior design to mirror the changes outside in lighting and temperature, makes the transition to Fall encompassing in all of your environments. Tips for…

Our Take on the SW Design Color of the Year

  The design world is buzzing about Sherwin William’s 2017 color of the year, Poised Taupe. There is plenty of commentary on the color, but what about it makes it worthy of the selection? The Baker Design Group design team gave their insight. “With the oscillating desire for warm and cool tones within design, finding the perfect…

The Psychology of Color in Interior Design

There are many articles written and even certifications that interior designers can take classes for to become experts on color psychology. We heard a speaker present on these color theories and want to share our findings with you. Whether you are deciding on an entire change in your Dallas interior design, changing the interior design of…