50 Shades of White
What is White? If you research the meanings and explanations for white the lists and representations that are available are numerous. White is said to symbolize positivity. It is associated with purity, innocence, light, goodness, safety, brilliance, illumination, understanding, cleanliness, beginnings, spirituality, possibility, humility, sincerity, and protection! The list is long. I personally feel that…Read More
Why to use Orange.
This months homage to colour celebrates the vibrancy of orange. Its not an obviousl colour to decorate with but used carefully and stylishly, it is beautiful and bold, warming and welcoming. I find it sneaking into my schemes all the time and when you are in the shop, you will notice it too. The colour…Read More
Blue and Green – A colour story for September
“Blue and green should never be seen without a colour in-between”. This is an old fashioned saying and one with which I totally disagree. I think that these two cool colours that sit together in the colour wheel (an analogous colour scheme) work fabulously together and we frequently use these colours together in our design…Read More
This time last year as Christmas was approaching, there was a very different feel in the air. Many of us wanted it just to be over and those who were not leaving for the holidays, were struggling with renovations and lack of power. One year on and there is a much more positive vibe to…Read More
How can you NOT afford to use an Interior Decorator?
Many customers over the years have mentioned they could never afford to use an Interior Design Service. I always find this astonishing, as it is often assumed that such services are too expensive and will result on a large unexpected budget slipping out of control. I believe the opposite is true. Proper consultancy and advice…Read More
Boys rooms update
It takes time, but both the boys rooms are finally finished. The wall art arrived and we finally decided on the lamps for Sams room. Josh is back for the summer. His comments were that he “likes the bed cushions and the chest of drawers” ! Sam is yet to see the finished product but…Read More
And now for the Master Bedroom!l
Its over six and a half months now since hurricane Irma. I would definitely say that there is different energy on the island. Insurance payouts are beginning and more and more you can see scaffolding surrounding houses and repairs taking place. It is a good feeling. After the boys bedrooms and finishing off the laundry…Read More
How to hang curtains
It may seem like a simple thing, but there are a few rules for hanging curtains correctly. As new window treatments are installed and curtains re hung, we thought it would be a good time to review how to place drapes to show them and the window behind off to its best advantage. DO… :Hang…Read More