Fortuny Venezia’s Very Fortunate History


This week, Amy & I were invited to experience the introduction of Fortuny Venezia’s new fabric collection, Colourismo at Elloise Abbott’s Showroom at the International Design Center. The fabrics were new and exciting, but most of all we enjoyed hearing Maury Riad give the details of Fortuny’s history. Mariano Fortuny was born in 1871 in … Continue reading

Made by Nature, Beautiful by Design


With Spring just blooming, we’ve been inspired to write about nature and all the beautiful hues that surround us (especially with all this rain we’ve had!) and how we utilize these hues with interiors.  This blog is full of info so try to stay focused! ——————— Since the beginning, man has used flowers and plants … Continue reading

Vendor Spotlight


Hello everyone! Inspired by the blog last week, we have decided to start something new.  Now and then we will be doing a “Vendor Spotlight” showcasing our favorite vendors and some of their best products.  These are products we love using in our projects! This weeks spotlight: And So To Bed, Fendi Casa, Kravet, & Schumacher … Continue reading

RSVP’s Inspiring Resources


As a registered Interior Designer, there are certain resources that RSVP has available when looking for the perfect item for a client.  We usually set aside one day every week to meet with reps from our favorite vendors or even new vendors we haven’t worked with before.  This way, we keep ourselves informed of all … Continue reading

Freshen Up This Spring – Cleaning and Designing Tips for 2012


Spring is just around the corner!  We can feel the air getting a little warmer and the sun is brighter and staying around longer as each day passes.  The grass is sprouting in gorgeous shades of greens and the flowers and trees are starting to bloom their wonderful spring hues.  Along with all the beautiful … Continue reading