Creative Collaboration


A couple of weeks ago we gave you a sneak peak at our collaboration with the Dallas Pettigrew showroom.  Now, we’d like to share some of our inspiration for the concept “Uniquely Green” with photos of different elements that inspired the vignette! It all began with an addiction to grape wood!  It’s beautiful, organic, unique … Continue reading

Out of the Mouths of Babes


This week, we are not totally focused on design but about inspiration.  As a grandmother, mother, and aunt, I have numerous stories about the young children that have influenced and inspired me.  They innocently say exactly what they are thinking, and in return, I find myself with new and interesting ideas. Being the proud Yaya … Continue reading

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