Jun 30, 2008

Design Trend: Home Plate

Beautiful La Mer plates exclusive from Williams Sonoma. Depicts rich colors and details.
Wedgewood - Jasper Conran chinoiserie pattern depicting exotic birds, flora and fauna. In green or white background.
Gien of France shows a new pattern of colorful hyacinths in the Jacinthe pattern.




Conran - Tulip transferware plates in tones of gray from Burgess Dorling and Leigh.

Ballard Designs 16 piece set with zebra stripes. Available in tan, green or brown (shown).

Jun 25, 2008

Design Style: Don't Drain On My Parade!

Hope you enjoy looking at these beautiful new kitchen sinks for new construction or remodeling. My favorite above! Beautiful bronze colored metal sink that undermounts for a clean getaway. Renewable finish with an extra deep basin from Bates & Bates.
Vermont Soapstone - Black soapstone sink handmade in Vermont with a traditional flair.
Sheldon Slate - Custom green slate sink in farmhouse style.
Blanco - 18 gauge stainless with drain board.
Sonoma Cast Stone - Beautiful "Chefsink" in 28 colors made from concrete.

Jun 23, 2008

Design Style: Bath Faves!!!

Art from Paragon - A collection of four prints with a contemporary feel. Designed by Mark Thompson with a distressed silver frame. Each framed print is 23 x 23. Contact us for purchasing at thesource@numail.org.
Beautiful faux bamboo vanity including sink and faucet. 36 x 36 x 22. Contact us for purchasing. Email: thesource@numail.org.
Gracious Home - Abyss super pile luxury towels handcrafted in Portugal from 100% Egyptian cotton. These are soft, absorbent and durable. Can you believe the range of colors?
Ikea - Solid walnut bench with clear lacquer. Wipes clean with a damp cloth. Sells for $39.99 and is 32 x 20h. This will really feel like a spa! What a bargain!
Restoration Hardware - Luxury bath rugs in reversible 100% cotton and machine washable too. On sale now in 30 colors.
Restoration Hardware - Newbury enameled accessories in beautiful soft colors of sky, celery, sage and butter. All bath items on sale through August 3rd.
Kohler.com - New designer shower wand in polished or brushed chrome. "Easy grip" advantage for better showering. Sells for $115.00.

Jun 21, 2008

Design Style: My Five Faves Online Under $50

Pottery Barn: Vintage style handblown glass jugs of recycled green glass. Beautiful inside or outside for entertaining or grouping. Add a large flower or leaf for a great centerpiece. Starting at $29.00 each.
Anthropologie: Gorgeous coir rugs for your front or back door depicting wonderful garden prints. Other designs available, $38.00 - $48.00 each.

Smith & Hawkin: Beautiful fresh 14" herb wreath for the cook's kitchen. Sage, Oregano, Rosemary and Bay are entwined into this wreath. No pesticides were used in the growing of the herbs. $39.00
Ballard Designs: Crafted of resin, this great wall mounted dog will keep your leash handy for your daily walks. Available in a white washed finish for $19.95.
Crate & Barrel: Beautiful pillows in black and white for your outdoor space. Several patterns available for $39.95. Special sale price on now for less. SSSHHH it's a secret!

Jun 17, 2008

Design Ideas: Summer Showrooms









The above photos are some of the summer showrooms at the Atlanta Decorative Art Center. Featuring the showrooms of Robert Allen, Beacon Hill and Ernest Gaspard.

Jun 10, 2008

Traditional Home's Georgia Showhouse 2008









Above, are beautiful photos of the 2008 Atlanta Showhouse, except this is a townhouse located in Woodstock, Ga. This beautiful home was built "for women" keeping in mind that many homeowners today are single women. I have included photos of the dining area, kitchen & office, living room, master bedroom & bath and a child's room. You may see more and find out information on the designers and products at www.traditionalhome.com. Enjoy looking and don't forget that we love your opinions on the above!

Jun 4, 2008

More Eye Candy From My Latest Project !

Waiting Room for Office.
Kid's Arcade
Frogs in the kid's area.
Doctor's Station

Frogs in the kid's viewing area.
Kid's play pit.
Corner of Library.