SARAH WITTENBRAKER: bringing humor home through inspiring design

SARAH WITTENBRAKER: bringing humor home through inspiring design

Sarah Wittenbraker believes that home is the where you can fully be yourself and she aspires to help her clients attain that self-expression. An advocate for not taking life too seriously, I chat with the vibrant owner of Sarah Wittenbraker Interiors from her Austin home about humor and her wordless blog.
July 27, 2017
BLAIR BRITT: creating beautiful homes with family values and honesty

BLAIR BRITT: creating beautiful homes with family values and honesty

The mom-daughter duo of Bella B Home is all about honest-to-goodness design and giving the client the best possible collaborative experience. I chat with daughter Blair Britt on working with her mom, her design philosophy and about creating gorgeous tablescapes.
July 27, 2017
BARBARA GILBERT: interior design with color and conscience

BARBARA GILBERT: interior design with color and conscience

Barbara Gilbert is a designer with a passion for color and a conscience to help those less fortunate. Her involvement with local charity Dwell with Dignity is inspiring and humbling. She tells me about the project and her work from Barbara Gilbert Interiors' offices in Dallas.
July 27, 2017
MAUREEN STEVENS: taking interior design into the digital era

MAUREEN STEVENS: taking interior design into the digital era

The world is a playground for this Austin, Texas native who has decided to embrace technology and take her design practice digital. I have a chat with designer and stylist Maureen Stevens from Maureen Stevens Styling and Design about her personal style, family and e-design.
June 19, 2017
TARA MANGINI & PERCY BRIGHT: exploring the original beauty of spaces

TARA MANGINI & PERCY BRIGHT: exploring the original beauty of spaces

Tara Mangini and Percy Bright started Jersey Ice Cream Co after their own vintage renovation was met with admiration. Their alternative approach to the design process makes them not only unique but also passionately involved in every project they endeavour. I chat with Tara about their process, vintage finds and their future plans from their studio in upstate New York.
June 18, 2017
ALEXIS MANFER: Intuitive design inspired by beauty

ALEXIS MANFER: Intuitive design inspired by beauty

Attention to detail and a natural ability to know what works in an interior space is what compelled Alexis Manfer to choose interior design as a career and start her own company, Alexis Manfer,Inc.. I have a chat with her from her home in Orange County.
May 25, 2017
CASEY DUBOIS: Designing with textiles and being inspired by travel

CASEY DUBOIS: Designing with textiles and being inspired by travel

Casey DeBois is no stranger to New York City. Her company’s name, DeBois Design, has been associated with the interiors of many of the city’s most exciting young start-up companies. I chat with this talented designer in her New York home office about travels, textiles and all of the things that inspire her.
May 24, 2017
RYAN WHITE: Creating a symphony and a covetable lifestyle through design

RYAN WHITE: Creating a symphony and a covetable lifestyle through design

I really do think of myself as someone who understands a certain lifestyle and wants to be able to give that to my clients in a lot of different ways. - Ryan White
May 03, 2017
KARIE REINERTSON & ROB MADDOX: In that space where art and design meet

KARIE REINERTSON & ROB MADDOX: In that space where art and design meet

Just paying attention to how we live in our own home, or how we shop, or how we eat - all of those things significantly impact how we design for others. I think all of those are very relevant influences. - Karie Reinertson
May 03, 2017
Ikat in the Living Room

Ikat in the Living Room

Ikat has a distinctive look that adds charm to any room – especially the living room. Here are some ideas for incorporating ikat into your home’s gathering place.
April 19, 2017