Bespoke design company Custom Cool is pioneering material innovation and interior trends with high-quality craftsmanship and personalized customer interaction. Rather than using customary fabric, the...
May 13, 2013
When it comes to choosing my favorite part of design and room décor, it is all about the details. A small tufted stool or a gorgeously arranged coffee table speaks volumes to me. Caitlin...
May 06, 2013
For Tamara Codor—of Seattle design studio Codor Design and its private showroom Floor 13—curating a captivating mix of interior furnishings and accents was born from an affinity for the...
Apr 29, 2013
Serving In Style
It is the season for entertaining! Finding the perfect hostess gift or special something for yourself can get a little overwhelming this time of year with so many fabulous pieces on the market. This...
Apr 22, 2013
I have a confession: I look at this plush indoor-outdoor chair by Sifas at least three times a day. It’s a hi-tech piece of furniture with 3-D technology for the fabric and...
Apr 15, 2013
It’s all about the details—a fact that can apply just as much to furnishings as to your wardrobe. Although a piece of furniture may be beautiful in its own right, sometimes it's that...
Apr 08, 2013
In the Pink
I will be the first to admit that this is not a new obsession. I have long been captivated by the color, texture and sheer exotic appeal of vintage textiles and rugs. Something about their slightly...
Apr 01, 2013
Inspiration has a funny way of reshaping itself until it manifests again, very clearly, in a different way (or furnishing, in this case). Take the classic shape of the pentagon, for instance. This...
Mar 18, 2013
My coffee addiction began at an early age and my love of design has only fueled the fire. With coffee pots and accessories as chic as these, it's hard to turn down a good cup of joe. Here, I've...
Mar 11, 2013
I recently relocated back home to Chicago and am in desperate need of a dining room rug…that and perhaps a vacation as well. So, to kill two birds with one stone, I’ve decided to invest...
Mar 04, 2013
Make It Personal
From Christmas through about mid-February, it feels as though I get an “I’m engaged!” phone call on an almost weekly frequency from friends and loved ones. After the immediate...
Feb 25, 2013
On The Edge
I will admit to you that I am a total girl. I love butterflies, the color purple and anything having to do with the ballet. So, when I saw this whimsical Malibu chair from designer Kelly Wearstler,...
Feb 11, 2013