Monthly Archives: December 2014

Put Down The Glue Gun: Christmas Edition Vol. 2

Pomegranates and ornaments make a delightful centerpiece

Who says ornaments are only allowed on trees?   So the tree is decorated and presents are wrapped, but what about the rest of your house?  I say, get creative with your ornament placement!  Candles and evergreen sprigs are a great way to bring some twinkle and fragrance to the other rooms of your home; this […]

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Holiday Photo Gallery

Holiday interior designs by Allison Smith

Christmas Tulips Tulips can be very festive in red, especially when paired with white vases and an adorable Stag cake stand.  We had such a great time decorating for the holidays; here are some more photos from this year’s Christmas design:       A warm yellow for the walls brings a sunny atmosphere all year round. […]

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Inspiration is the Highest Form of Flattery

Resort style vacation home americana in China

Something really exciting happened the other day, this fantastic writer from The Atlantic, Garnet Henderson, called me up and asked to do an interview about a project from 2006.  Her home town, Jackson Hole, Wyoming was the inspiration for this upscale community of vacation homes in the rural hills about two hours outside of Beijing, China. […]

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Brrrrrr! Here’s a Great way to Warm Up

As long as Portland keeps throwing dramatic weather changes at us, we will keep coming up with solutions to distract you from your frozen toes! For this Commercial Remodel we wanted to keep the feeling of sunshine on your face and sand at your feet all year long, without getting too literal with it.  A […]

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