During a recent interview, we were asked about mistakes that parents make when designing a nursery, and this got us thinking. So many times we’ve seen our friends, family members and clients decide to skimp on some items that can really help make a nursery function. [...]
Posts Tagged ‘Lighting’
Here are some of our favorite spring-inspired light fixtures. We think that including one of these in a nursery design would be a great way to keep the illuminating light of a beautiful sunny day in our heart and mind through every season of the year. [...]
We are really fond of French design, and we’re always looking for new decor items that can be used for our projects. Today we wanted to share some of the latest picks we found in French stores that inspired us the most. [...]
Meet Annalisa Thomas, President and CEO of Oilo. Oilo is known for their clean, simple and modern decor for the home and nursery. Parents love this company because they get high-end products without the designer price tags. Annalisa is expecting her third child [...]
At this time of year, we know we’re not alone in making some New Year’s Resolutions. As designers, the new year provides an opportunity to reflect on our goals and plans for the upcoming year. So, here’s a short list of our “Design Resolutions”—maybe they’ll provide a little inspiration for you too! This year, we […]
I love attending the NY gift show to get a sneak peek at all the fun fare that will be heading to my favorite shops in the upcoming seasons. So this year, I decided to share some inside scoop with you all on the hot design trends. Here are some new and noteworthy finds that […]
I am truly inspired by people’s vast creativity and endless craftiness. My mom and I were recently flipping through old Sunset magazines looking for recipes to try (hello fish tacos, yum!) when a DIY project caught my eye. In my opinion, doing it yourself never goes out of style, and this particular project was to […]
Illuminating children’s rooms and playrooms has evolved so much in the last few years that searching for the right lighting can be not only functionally driven but also a really fun decorative activity. While creating the desired lighting level is the functional goal of this purchase, it can also serve to augment the design of a space and […]
I I had the pleasure of helping reality star, Melissa Rycroft and her hubby Tye, design their first nursery for their little girl who is due to arrive in a few short weeks. Melissa and Tye were so excited and a little bit anxious to put the finishing touches on their Bellini nursery since they were scheduled to reveal all the details in an exclusive photo shoot with OK Magazine. Here’s the 411 on the nursery and all the beautiful things Melissa and Tye hand picked.
Dreaming of creating the ultimate princess nursery complete with a grand crystal chandelier? You will fall in love with the lighting designs by Jubliee Collection. Although I’ve become more of a modernist in my design aesthetic as my kids have grown, there was a day not too long ago when a crystal chandelier in the nursery was an absolute prerequisite. The entire look of my first daughter’s nursery was ultra feminine, shabby chic with a touch of glamour. My daughter still talks about the sparkly chandelier that used to hang in her New York nursery.