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…

Creating a Budget for Your Interior Design Project

  “That house was…’a perfect house, whether you like food or sleep, or story-telling or singing, or just sitting and thinking best, or a pleasant mixture of them all. Merely to be there was a cure for weariness, fear, and sadness.” – J.R.R Tolkien  Doesn’t that quote from J.R.R Tolkien about a story-book home make…

Design Products that Take Your Patio from Plain to Party

Thoughtful, fun product design enhances backyard entertaining. One step outside will tell you that it is OFFICIALLY summer in Dallas. (When armed with bug spray) the evening hours are precious, cooler moments to be utilized for entertaining and relaxing outside! While working on Dallas Interior Design for residential client’s homes and coming to their backyards,…

Five 2016 ASID Design Ovation Awards

2016 QUINTUPLE AWARD WINNERS! Quintuple? (That’s right, we had to look it up). We are thrilled to share the exciting news that Baker Design Group was honored with five ASID Design Ovation Awards last week. The Dallas Design Ovation Ceremony recognizes the finest interior design achievements within the Dallas Design Community. We were provided the…

Interior Design Ideas We’ll Help You Bring Home

WE WENT, WE SCOUTED, WE SHOPPED.  We came back with 10 ideas on how to bring the interior design trends of the year into your home.  We’ve gathered the top trends from the furniture capital of the United States: High Point, North Carolina and the “design mecca” of the Spring High Point Market.  There’s no way…