One of the best ways to start a new design project is by gathering inspiration. Other cultures make for a great source of new ideas. Often times, I find the places I have traveled offer textiles, colors and other new ideas that can be translated into my own home. They also make a connection to [...]
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I am always looking for new inspiration to incorporate into the nursery and child’s room. With all the new ways to find ideas on the web, it is easy to take inspiring ideas and translate them into your home. Trends today are full of color and detail; I love that we are becoming more daring [...]
To me, childhood is all about play. As adults, we get busy with the day to day and forget to embrace the child inside all of us. You are never too old to play, and the creative spirit is always alive no matter what age. Creating a special space where imagination can be nurtured is [...]
Every so often, I like to do a post about rooms that inspire me. When I find my clippings file of my favorite things starting to overflow, I know it’s time to share some of my findings. I know that we’re all designing for our own personal spaces, but sometimes it’s helpful to look outside [...]
Wow Project Nursery readers, you’re making this a task! After much consideration we bring you the finalists for May’s Room Project of the Month! Our Project Gallery uploads were fearless this month. We narrowed it down to these five inspirational spaces and can’t wait to hear who is your favorite!
Do you have a New Year’s Resolution? Like many of you, each December I reflect on the past year, and gather my thoughts on how to make the next one even better. I begin this process by casting away all of the things I don’t need, and seeking out new ideas and muses that inspire me…
Welcome to the first post for our brand new series: Nursery Culture – because a nursery is so much more than just bedding and artwork! A child’s room is the perfect place..
I am often asked when designing a collection what inspires me and what is my process for putting a room together. Since I have been doing this for a while for my own children, it has become second nature to me. But I also realize that some of the designs and ideas I have often [...]
Melisa and I know too well how living through a renovation is a little like childbirth. You need a solid amount of time to pass before you can even think about doing it all over again. Back when I was living in NYC and deep into our first renovation I remember reading about Robert and [...]
It was a sad day for Melisa and I when we learned Domino Magazine was closing up shop earlier this year. We looked to the design mag for its wonderful display of accessible products, design inspiration, do-it-yourself projects with always a little whimsy thrown in. That’s what made the monthly publication so fun. No need [...]