On the Boards

On the Boards

On the boards this summer- a Master Bedroom makeover.  New window treatments, millwork, and wallcovering.  After a decade of dark, saturated colors and heavy draping, this client is going for natural and lighter colors and textures.   Take a deep breath of fresh air. Installation photos to follow soon!

Biophilic design achieves LEED Gold in Delray Beach, Florida

Biophilic design achieves LEED Gold in Delray Beach, Florida

Biophilic design achieves LEED Gold in Delray Beach, Florida This week I toured, along with 80 or so other USGBC South Florida and AIA members, a newly certified LEED Gold project in Delray Beach, Florida.  This gorgeous, modern building has an open plan, expansive windows, abundant natural daylight, and a subtle, sophisticated palette of colors […]

Breaking Rules

I began writing this post in August, and it’s now September (sigh).  It’s been exactly 9 months since I checked in last with all you good people.  Nine months!!  And no, I was not having a baby.  I did, however, birth a few figurative babies.  More on that in a minute. As I reflect on […]

A Christmas Breakfast Story

Last week I participated in a Tablescapes event to benefit Habitat for Humanity of Martin County, Florida.  Specifically, this event raised funds for their Women Build program, which is a really cool program here in Martin county in which a group of women volunteers build a Habitat home for a needy family. Yay women!! Partnered […]

How to use your Outdoor Rooms beyond Summer

Hi there!  Part 5 about designing outdoor spaces continues!  I, along with my compadre, Landscape Architect, Mike Flaugh, are exploring all things related to exterior design, outdoor living spaces, and landscaping in a series of conversations on each of our blogs.  We’ll be covering a lot of ground here (no pun intended!)- don’t miss an […]

Define with Design

Welcome to Part 3 of our series about designing outdoor spaces.  I, along with my compadre, Landscape Architect, Mike Flaugh, are exploring all things related to exterior design, outdoor living spaces, and landscaping in a series of conversations on each of our blogs.  We’ll be covering a lot of ground here (no pun intended!)- don’t […]

Outdoor Rooms

Welcome to Part 1 of a new series about designing outdoor spaces.  I, along with my compadre, Landscape Architect, Mike Flaugh, will be exploring all things related to exterior design, outdoor living spaces, and landscaping in a series of conversations on each of our blogs.  We’ll be covering a lot of ground here (no pun […]