10 Designer Tips for Luxurious California Cool Style in Your Home

10 Designer Tips for Luxurious California Cool Style in Your Home

California Cool is light and breezy: It’s citrus, salted air and faint beach waves crashing in the distance. The aesthetic is minimal, but still warm. It’s not necessarily modern, but you wouldn’t describe it as ‘timeless’ either: that would feel too formal. We wanted...
Made in America: Celebrate July 4th By Shopping Local!

Made in America: Celebrate July 4th By Shopping Local!

Made In America: Why Shopping Local is so Important for Health and Sustainability July 4th is coming up and we want to celebrate by shopping local! From sustainability initiatives to human rights regulations, we’re discussing all the benefits to shopping products made...
5 Tips to Turn Your Bathroom into the Ultimate Wellness Retreat

5 Tips to Turn Your Bathroom into the Ultimate Wellness Retreat

After the busy holiday season, it’s time to treat yourself to a spa day. Having just embarked on a journey across Southeast Asia, I’ve been inspired by the zen attitude towards self care and by the ancient design style often imitated in modern American homes.    1....
10 Tips for Maximizing Profits on Your Vacation Rental Property

10 Tips for Maximizing Profits on Your Vacation Rental Property

The Complete Guide to Buying, Renovating, and Managing Your Vacation Rental Property A request our firm gets more and more frequently is, “Can you design my vacation rental?”  It’s a phone call we’re always excited to get. The truth is designers love working on...
Hygge Your Home in 3 Easy Steps

Hygge Your Home in 3 Easy Steps

 What is Hygge? Hygge is central to Danish culture and its influences have begun taking the US by storm. Hygge is a Danish term for coziness, particularly as it relates to communal space.  The Danish term hygge, pronounced “hue-gah”, roughly translates to the feeling...
Hottest New Design Trends Everyone is Obsessed With in 2018

Hottest New Design Trends Everyone is Obsessed With in 2018

  This High Point Market we were honored to be a part of Esteem Media’s prestigious Design Bloggers Tour! We got an exclusive behind the scenes preview of what’s to come in the home furnishings market and now we’re sharing our findings with you! These are the...