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LIFTING THE LID

One of my favorite design tricks when a client is feeling nervous about introducing interest on the walls is to introduce interest on the ceiling. The ceiling can be bold or subtle, it can dark or light, it can be sleek or rustic. It can be almost anything. The ceiling is often referred to as the “lid” when talking to contractors such as electricians or …

IT’S ALL ABOUT THAT SCALE

One of the most common stumbling blocks I see with clients is scale.  Scale, to me, is having the furnishings in proportion to the scale of the space they occupy.  Much of this, I suppose, is a subjective opinion, but I find it glaringly obvious when it’s “off”.  I usually see this when a client has too many small objects and not enough larger items …