Prairie Style architecture originated in Chicago at the turn of the 20th century. It was developed by a group of Chicago Architects that have came to be known as the Prairie School. Perhaps the most well known architect in the Prairie School movement was Frank Lloyd Wright. Prairie school architecture combined the ideas of the Arts […]

Architecture, Design History

December 3, 2023

Historic Homes Part 5: Prairie Style Homes

Take a look at Tudor Style Homes with me and see what might inspire your next project!

Architecture, Design, Design History

November 3, 2023

Historic Homes: Part 4 Tudor Homes

What comes to mind when you think of Victorian Style homes? I picture corsets and parasols, dark parlors, lace doilies and loads of decorative detail. Not exactly my personal cup of tea. However, I’m a believer that every style has something to offer and contains ideas that can spark our imagination, so let’s look closer […]

Architecture, Design, Design History

October 9, 2023

Historic Homes Part 3: Victorian Style

Find inspiration in the Romantic Style Homes of the 1800’s.

Architecture, Design, Design History

September 4, 2023

Historic Homes Part 2: Romantic Style

Learn about the timeless elegance of colonial style homes

Design, Design Hisotry

August 5, 2023

Historic Homes Part 1: Colonial Style

Two Design movements that teach us that Less can be beautiful

Design Hisotry, Interior Design

June 7, 2023

The Beauty of Less

Where we’re seeing ultra-matte, chalky textures showing up in interiors

Decor, Design, Interior Design

April 6, 2023

Trend Watch: Chalky Textures

A storage area is renovated into offices for this company that sells Windows + Doors. This project displays the importance of respecting existing architecture and the power of natural light to transform!

Design, Interior Design, Remodel

March 4, 2023

Barn to Office Renovation

Learn how the pantry has changed over the years and my best tips for a successful pantry design!

Design, Interior Design, Pantry, Tips

February 6, 2023

Planning an Amazing Pantry

This primary bath transformation is a classic example of what’s possible when you maximize your existing space and make the most of it. This client wanted to update their primary bathroom and asked me to create a timeless, relaxing sanctuary that she could enjoy at the end of a long work day.

Interior Design, Remodel

January 3, 2023

Classic Primary Bath Transformation