As most of you probably know, subway tiles are back and they are beautifully versatile. They can be classic or modern. Not only are there a ton of actual tiles to choose from, but there are endless patterns as well. However, when you have tile installed in your home you need to know what you are asking for - time and time again I have seen people accidently request the wrong tile pattern. I am going to highlight four basic tile patterns that work well with subway tile and their names.
Summer is the season of showing things off, is it not? Especially legs...on furniture that is. Beautifully designed legs on a piece of furniture can make that element the focal point of the room. I find that legs are most interesting when added to a more affordable piece like IKEA furniture or great vintage pieces that you may find at estate sale.
In the most poetic sense, the New England coast makes me think of charming cottages, quiet tree-lined streets and nights on the porch. I created a material and finish concept where I combined warm weathered textures with some pops of color.
One thing I noticed as my friends started buying houses is that the designers vs. non-designers bought based on very different priorities. In general, my designer friends seem a lot happier with the home they decided to purchase. Find out why...