The Refined Group is celebrating another anniversary! Check out a glimpse of what we've been up to over the past year...
SOURCE GUIDE - Vail Bench - Custom Made by The Refined Group, Ruhlmann Chandelier, Zoffany Lustre Tile Wallpaper, Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams Ansel Chair Brass - Tibetan Fur, & Ottoman - Custom Made by The Refined Group.
As we transition into winter chill, it is great to cuddle up to fur. With technology improving in textiles, there are great faux furs for interiors and of course there is always real fur options. Here are some interiors we recently used furs in.
We took a blog holiday this Summer, but are back in full force.
It is a time for traveling to avoid the extreme heat in Arizona and we covered allot of ground. Here is a quick update on summer activities.
We were featured twice in Luxe Magazine Spaces Column- highlighting outdoor spaces at a beautiful home in the Oakland Hills overlooking the Golden Gate Bridge. This was designed by Craig Steely and the landscape architect was Bernard Trainer. Furniture by Sutherland.
Recently featured in the inaugural issue in Phoenix- Sophisticated Living, this new house we had the pleasure of working on is a subtle story of muted grey’s. From the hand finished front door and shutter accents on the house to many other details throughout.
As we begin 2015 we are very excited to be included in Luxe Magazine's 2015 Gold List for the second straight year. Beginning the new year is a time to reflect on all of our past work and some of the highlights. Being an enthusiastic cook, I have enjoyed the art of kitchen design over the last decade. Here are some of our favorite things to include in kitchens and some features from kitchens we have designed with our clients.
With all our blessings this year - special thanks is to my girlfriend Sue and the phenomenal trip she recently hosted to Paris. Here are a few highlights to I wanted to share:
This is a table setting for Kings and Queens literally! Baccarat has an amazing exhibit at the Petit Palais celebrating its 250 year heritage through January 4, 2015. It is a joy to see and if you are wanting a special gift there are many things on sale in the USA through their website.