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Design Inspiration | Future of the Home Library

in Books, furniture, Home Office, Library, lighting, Traditional, Work Space

I’m working on a Home Library design in a beautiful, traditional home in Denver. Few homes have these beautiful, inviting, bonus rooms, and I fear that even fewer will in the future. Libraries, public and private, really are a treasure. …

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Painted Brick – Love it or Leave it?

in contemporary, DIY, fireplace, Love it or Leave It, Traditional, Wall Covering

Bricks in your interiors. Some people consider it an architectural bonus that adds character. Others consider it a nuisance to be designed around or over. Granted, this may be partially determined by whether you have beautiful red Victorian brick, or …

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Designing with Bed Draperies | Half Testers and Coronas

in Antiques, bedroom, Ceiling, creative, Dramatic, draperies, Drapery, European Design, fabric, furniture, Master Suite, Traditional

My last post was all about bed drapery, specifically canopies with and without four poster beds. Today is all about 2 other looks – half testers and coronas, with can be achieved through hardware (an actual half tester bed or …

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Designing with Bed Drapery | Canopies

in bedroom, Dramatic, draperies, Drapery, European Design, fabric, furniture, Master Suite, Traditional, Window Treatment

Bed Drapery has been around for a long time. It was essential in Northern Europe during the cold winters in drafty homes. Beds were draped in fabrics and woven tapestries to create warmth and privacy. Kings and Queens would receive …

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Client Stories: Wisteria Lane

in Accessories, Antiques, Beautiful Habitat, bedroom, Colorado, Custom, Denver, Designers, draperies, Drapery, fabric, family-friendly, Gold, Master Suite, seating, Traditional, Vintage, window, Window Treatment

The Wisteria Lane project is one on which I had so much fun. It was a whole house redesign and my clients were really kind and were such fun to work with. They had recently moved into a newer home, …

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Double Duty Desk & Nightstand | Bedroom Design

in bedroom, contemporary, creative, furniture, Master Suite, modern, Small Spaces, Traditional, Work Space

Using a small desk in place of a nightstand is chic and convenient use of space in the bedroom. In small spaces, it is always wise to have furniture serve multiple functions. Even in larger bedrooms, a desk in place …

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