I recently read an article about using stripes in interior design, and thought I would share with you how I have incorporated stripes into some of my projects. I believe that stripes offer two great design solutions. One they can seamlessly blend color combinations and…
From Traditional Furniture to a Fun and Colorful Bedroom
I would like to make a fresh start in my bedroom. I have always had traditional furniture and bedding, but, this time I want to create a fun, colorful bedroom. What are your suggestions? -Karen Stark Who said a bedroom had to be stuffy and…
A Sweet Master Suite
So many people are remodeling these days and the most popular areas seem to be kitchens, master suites and basements. That being said, we recently wrapped up an absolutely spectacular master suite remodeling project that I simply couldn’t wait to share. I get so excited…
Customizing Your Home’s Interior
It’s time for the third and final installation in Design Connection, Inc.’s C3Design series and our featured project. If you missed the previous articles, feel free to check them out. First we talked about Connecting with your interior designer and the importance of establishing a…
A Fresh Look For Our Interior Design Website!
As the seasons in and around Kansas City surely change, so do our styles and tastes. It’s one of the reasons why our clients hire us, to transform their spaces and keep them up to date and gorgeous! Interior design is what we do and…
Creating a Stunning Interior
What is the key to achieving a beautiful interior in your home? If you have enlisted the help of an experienced and qualified interior designer it can be as easy as 1-2-3. Our signature service is comprised of three essential steps- we call it C3 Design and you’ll only find it at Design Connection. We have been talking about our exclusive interior design process in the past few blog posts starting with CONNECTING and this week we continue with the second C in our design process, CREATING.
Connecting With Your Interior Design Needs
Listening. It seems like such a simple thing to do, especially in a service oriented industry like mine. However, you’d be amazed at how many times I meet with a new client and they tell me that they need a room redone because the last interior designer didn’t give them what they wanted. Why? It’s simple. The designer didn’t listen. That’s where the first of our Three Essential C’s of Interior Design comes in. In our C3Design strategy, the first and crucial step is CONNECTING with our clients. Every client is unique and one of the main benefits of having a interior designer is that you should end up with a completely custom space that reflects YOUR indivuduality and YOUR tastes. Not the other way around.
What Does an Interior Designer Do?
Perception can be a tricky thing. The way you dress and act contributes to how people perceive you. The same goes for your home. Seeing how you live and the space you inhabit contributes to how the world views you as a person. So this week I’ve decided to tackle the topic and try to clarify a few perceptions about interior designers.
Kitchen Potential: Affordable and Amazing
Updating a kitchen doesn’t have to break the bank. We have been inspired by a recent project and want to share with you some ideas for revamping your kitchen on a modest budget. It can be done and with style!
Avoiding Common Interior Design Blunders in Space
Ever buy a piece of furniture that looked great in the store but when you got it home it was a bit too large for the space? Some common design blunders and tips to help you save time and avoid making costly mistakes!