Monthly Archives: October 2014

Oct. 31st — Friday Spotlight

Happy Halloween Everybody! This week the highlight is on a bathroom remodel in an old Portland home (could be haunted!).  This bathroom was scary, and not in a good way.  For this total remodel we used a palate of  jade, smokey marble, chrome, and a rich cherry finish for the cabinets.  Small round penny tile […]

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Quiz Time!

Your Color Seasons by Allison Smith Design Interiors

Don’t worry, it’s not a pop quiz… You’ve had years to prepare for this type of test; your lifestyle, natural appearance, and taste in fashion all play a roll in the ambiance that best suits your unique personality. Fall is the perfect time to start working on interior projects (especially in Portland).  This soon-to-be interactive […]

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Oct. 24th–Friday Spotlight

interior design remodel bathroom with soaking tub

Spa-Like Bathrooms This Friday I’d like to continue though the country house featured last week into the major (double) bathroom remodel.  This house has two bathrooms, a very small master bath, and a very large guest bath.  Because the master gets a lot more use than the guest, we decided to borrow a little from […]

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Decorating for Fall

fall decorating design pumpkins

Autumn at the Farmhouse: This week we’ll head over to another charming farmhouse with amazing bones.  A great house with huge, gorgeous windows overlooking a verdant landscape as it turns to all the beautiful colors of fall.  For this kitchen remodel, we used organic colors–brick-red tile, natural wood and a lovely robin’s egg blue for the […]

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Oct. 17–Friday Spotlight

kitchen remodel design

Friday Spotlight: Split-Level Country Home This week I’d like to highlight a project that involved breathing new life into an outdated country home.  The homeowner has a beautiful collection of quilts, antiques, and some very unique pieces acquired over the years.  Including these sentimental pieces in the design was imperative for creating a look that is […]

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