Pillows: The Little Accessory That Could
They adorn our sofas, chairs and occasionally the floor. The little accessory that can transform blah to brilliant in a matter of seconds. What am I thinking of? Pillows, of course. Glorious, fluffy, fabulous pillows! Are you ready for a little interior design inspiration?
I Am Designer, Hear Me Roar!
Embracing your animal instincts in design. eing off my feet these past few weeks due to my foot surgery had me spending inordinate amounts of time with my beloved dogs and while staying down has been beyond difficult, having them around makes it all better. Despite the pain of recovery, I found myself smiling! As I looked around from my perch on the bed or on the sofa, I started to take note of all the things in my home decor that had a touch of inspiration from the wonderful world of animals. A print here, an accessory there. It got me to thinking that perhaps it’s time to dedicate a blog to animals and how there are countless ways to incorporate them into your interior for a bit of wild and whimsical fun!
In Living Color: Introducing Bright Colors into Your Interior Design
Do not live in fear of color my friends, I am here to save hue. The Design Connection blog this week has a few fun and inspired ideas for introducing bright color into your home decor. Chase away the blahs and say hello to a brighter better home!
Function and Form – Design for your Dorm!
Who says you can’t achieve great design on a budget? For college bound students, incorporating a bit of personal style and design on a shoestring budget is a fact of life. As I recover from my foot surgery and watch as we get ready to…
Uniquely You: One-of-a-kind Decorating Ideas
Let’s face it, there is only one of you on this earth, which makes you completely and utterly unique. So, why settle for mainstream when you can incorporate one-of-a-kind style choices into your home decor that reflect your personality? I come across so many interesting…
The Basics of Making Your Home Office Work For You
A traditional home office is a space that needs function before you can even think about anything else. In our interior design blog, we explore the options for making the most of a home office space with interior design ideas ranging from furniture and lighting to comfortable seating and storage!
Small Home Office Cramping Your Style?
Design Connection is here to inspire the home office you desire with stylish and space saving ideas and interior design solutions for your home that will help maximize your space, minimize the clutter. Time to roll up your sleeves and get to work in a fantastic office you’ll never want to leave!
Cramped Kitchen? Maximixe Your Space!
If you feel like the walls of the kitchen are closing in on you, now is the time to consider either a remodel or maybe retrofitting your kitchen to make it more efficient, user friendly and seem more spacious! Here are several ideas on ways you can get more space out of your smaller kitchen in Kansas City!
Summertime Design: Fun Ideas to get Your Kids Involved with Your Decor
Summertime is here and on the days when it’s too hot or rainy, you may find yourself cooped up inside wondering what to do with the kids. Have no fear, we have the solution for you in this week’s Design Connection blog. Just get the kids involved and you may end up with some great interior design items that have a story!
Using Rapidly Renewable Resources in Interior Design
Turn on the news lately and chances are you’ll see someone talking about the oil spill in the gulf and the effect it will have on our environment and the way we live. Most of you probably haven’t thought about the impact it will have on design, but everything from concept and fabrication to shipping and installation probably factors in oil in some way, shape or form. This week I wanted to take a minute and tell you about other rapidly renewable resources that you can incorporate into your home decor from floors to walls, these are choices you can really feel good about.
Cork mosaic sideboard from Iannone Design