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.
Here is a little taste of a clients vacation home that was recently featured on Luxe Magazine's blog, Luxe Worthy.
Our goal was to take the homeowner's passion and personality and turn it into a space filled with light and relaxation.
To learn more about the process go here. For more images of the property click here.
Owner of Palm Design Group, Dana Lyon, had her home recently featured in Tuscan style. There are several featured items that are unique to Northern Italy. We thought we would share some thoughts on how to bring a little of northern Italy to your home...
PDG recently joined Luxe's Gold list for 2014. In the words of the editors, "Showcasing the home owner's passions PDG's recent remodel was conscious to excite, enthuse, and inform us." We take great pride being included in the 2014 Gold List. In honor of all things gold, we are highlighting some golden moments we have featured in homes.
We used the Ralph Lauren golden paint in a recent powder room remodel.
This sophisticated Mulholland tableware set from Kelly Wearstler is a great way to serve your guests.
A warm glow from Circa's Dixon Table Lamp lights our client's home office space.
One of our favorite finishing pieces are crystal saint louis’ tea tumblers.
Finally, in celebration is custom French script chair we used in our client's home.