Ahh...Light and Airy

As newlyweds, first-time homeowners, and soon-to-be parents, this young couple was ready to create a forever home for their future family. Of course, that's what we love to do most! When we came in, this coastal home felt closed in and dark. Aiming for light and airy, we began with Dunn Edwards paint in the color Whisper to open up the space and neutral tone[...]

Dining Rooms to Inspire

Every client is different, but there is one thing they all have in common--the want for a place where family, friends, and guests can come together. If you think about the times where your family is gathered, it probably involves good conversation, boisterous laughter, and the clanking of forks on plates filled with delicious food. This where the dining room[...]

Cozy Up Your Home for Fall

Can you feel it in the air? The mornings are a little cooler and the evenings are a bit more chilly. Okay...so in San Diego, the middle of the day is still upwards of 77 degrees, but fall is still approaching! The leaves are beginning to shift color, which means it's time to start cozying up homes for fall. After all, with the holidays barreling towards us [...]

The Plant Guide

Plants go with everything. It's one of the reasons that my team and I love to put them in just about every house we design. They bring life to a room and an organic ambiance. Plants are also a bit of a touchy subject, since, you know, not everyone can keep them alive. If you're glaring at your not-so-green-thumb right now, well, don't worry, we've created a [...]

My New Story

Okay, it's time to get personal. First, I hope that you are doing well and that your summer has been filled with plenty of rest and rejuvenation! I’ll be honest, my summer has looked a bit different than I thought it would—actually life has looked different than I ever thought it would. You see, this past April I found out that I had kidney cancer. If you f[...]