Give the INSIDE of your Cabinets an Unexpected Upgrade-DIY to Try
As you know, I love a great DIY. I’m all for something that’s easy and cheap,-while giving something boring a makeover. I’ve said it a million times but I won’t do a DIY unless it’s easy as pie, so this is something that ANYONE can do, no matter their DIY skills. Today’s DIY is for the inside of my hallway cabinets. I love the idea of an added surprise/design element in an unexpected place. You can also do this on…
Post+Beam’s Visual-Centered Office {Office Tour}
Describe your office space to us. It has a very minimalistic and modern feel but with feminine touches. Lots of white, silver and black features, but pops of color here and there. We played off the industrial features like exposed pipes and ductwork and concrete floors. As a small office, we wanted to make the space feel open to encourage collaborative thinking while still maintaining personal space.  Where did the inspiration for your office design come from? From racks filled with OYE, We Are Handsome,…
How much pattern is too much pattern?
In all designs and home makeovers, it seems almost natural to mix and match a number of different patterns. When successful, incorporating different patterns will make your place stand out. For example, stripes and floral is always a winning pattern in my mind. However, at what point is it too much pattern? There isn’t always a clear definition in the design world. Although there isn’t an exact formula to mixing and matching different patterns in your design, there are a…
Adding Pops Of Pink To Your WorkSpace
It seems a little unlike me to rave about a color other than purple. It may seem silly to say, but I almost feel like I am betraying my love for purple. Although I may not want to cover every space with pink, I do love the idea of incorporating shades of pink sporadically throughout a space and for those of you who love pink, this post is for you.   Image found here. Light pink done right. I love the…
A Day in the Work Life of HGTV’s David Bromstad
I recently had the amazing opportunity to interact with HGTV star and celebrity designer, David Bromstad. Best known for his work on DesignStar and Color Splash, David is also an accomplished artist with his own line of prints and design accessories. Here are a few of his insights on design: What is the first thing you do when designing an office space? Put together mood board?  The first thing I do is measure the space. I use Pinterest as my mood board…
Karen Davis’ Playful & Pink Office {Office Tour}
Describe your office space to us: My office was intended to be a separate garage to the house, when they built it I requested it be made into office. It is about 300 sq ft. I utilize my local decorative center in Houston to resource my fabrics. With technology, not much is needed for storage and I wanted to be close to home.My kids are my world, as you can see from the artwork my daughter makes often above the presentation board…
DIY-How to make a gift card look fun + fabulous this Christmas
It’s the most wonderful time of the yearrrrr-singing with me? Time for another post, another DIY and another way to make this holiday season even better. If you’re like me, then you go crazy for Christmas. You love the baking, the presents, the family time-anything and everything that has to do with Christmas. As they’ve gotten older, I’ve noticed some of my cousins prefer money to an actual gift. I know it’s a huge bummer and who wants to unwrap…