The Frost House

Robert Frost, a well known pathologist, and his wife bought this prefabricated house back in 1958 and lived in it for 50 years. Prefabricated homes were a new concept back then promoted by a developer that promised to deliver a brand new home in 48 hours. These prefab houses shipped in two trailer trucks and [...]

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Fireside Lobby

The Colors of the Hewing Hotel

Hotels these days have really learned to step up their design game. Hotel corporations everywhere are realizing that people want to enjoy the uniqueness and authenticity of the city in which they are staying. As a result, they are creating a boutique hotel experience for their patrons. No longer does cookie-cutter finishes & furniture shape [...]

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Venus Williams

Venus Williams | Not Just A Tennis Player

You have most likely heard of the tennis star, Venus Williams, and seen her dominate the tennis court on ESPN. Venus Williams has been playing tennis from a very young age, yet she has had other passions as well, which include both fashion design and interior design. Williams has earned an associate in arts degree [...]

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How to Choose Colors That Go Well Together Infographic

Infographic: How to Choose Colors That Work Well Together

Choosing the right color for any project can be difficult, but if you remember the basics it can make it so much easier. This infographic breaks down the color wheel to show you how colors relate to each other and how to pick a winning combination. Use these principles when choosing a palette for your [...]

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Design Makes Us Happy

Inspirational Quote – Robin Siegerman

To start the new year off right, why not start with the goal of creating happiness. Making our clients happy is what makes us happy! Design (which we happen to specialize in) is a vital and powerful tool to help us all reach that goal. As the quote alludes to…the space you occupy (and that [...]

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This is  Design

Inspirational Interior Design Quote

This is what design is all about – making our lives better… When an interior space or a building is well designed it creates an environment that evokes an emotion. When an interior space or a building  is well designed it fulfills it’s purpose by becoming more functional. To bring it full circle, this purpose is what evokes [...]

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thom filicia

Thom Filicia – Interior Designer and Personality

Interior designer Thom Filicia is founder and principal of New York City-based design firm, Thom Filicia, Inc. Since launching the acclaimed enterprise in 1998, Thom Filicia Inc. has earned him widespread acclaim and notable clients, including Tina Fey, Rosewood Hotels & Resorts, Delta Air Lines, Grace Bay Club, Jennifer Lopez, W Hotels, Peter Jennings, and [...]

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Contract Magazine 2016 Designer of the Year: Todd Heiser

The Designer of the Year honor is most often awarded to those who have already accomplished great work but are on a trajectory to do much more. It is a recognition of excellence in design and leadership within a firm and the profession; someone who is having a notable impact. Creative, eclectic, visionary, and thoughtful, [...]

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Sara Little Turnball Working

The Why of It All

For more than five decades Sara Little Turnbull has been corporate America’s secret weapon. Working behind the scenes with top product-development people at General Mills, Corning, Proctor & Gamble, and 3M – to name a few of her long-term clients – she operates at the intersection of design and commerce. An independent thinker, she is a [...]

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Eric Quint – Chief Design Officer of 3M

Eric Quint joined innovation giant 3M in 2013 putting him at the helm of the brand’s global design organization. His education in industrial design and degree in mechanical/industrial engineering laid the foundation for his 20+ years of design and management positions. He continues to focus on inspiring the creatives that are changing the industry with hope of elevating brand experience [...]

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