Monthly Archives: June 2017

Behind The Scenes : Life of an Interior Designer

-Talking to a vendor on the phone: “Hi, yes, we’d like to place this order.” “Ok, I will place this order right away.”   ….. Two weeks later. Haven’t received an acknowledgement. “Hi, yes, we placed an order weeks ago. Can you give me an update?” “This order was never placed, we don’t know what […]

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Milwaukie Makeover

This home in Milwaukie, Oregon was a combination of “already there” and “let’s add a little flare”. Using a variety of colors and textures will liven up a space. You can do this in small doses, or to an entire room… Life is short, am I right? Using fun accessories – such as this spikey […]

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Apartment Rec Center or Boutique Hotel Lobby?

This rec center in Everett, Washington has soaring ceilings and tons of natural light. The original concept that was sent to us was very barn-like with craftsman undertones… actually, craftsman overtones. This scheme simply didn’t match the aesthetics for the area. After many iterations on our part, we went with a more contemporary aesthetic. Check […]

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Casa Oasis

A personal piece of paradise in Cabo San Lucas…. Casa Oasis The home is currently under construction…   The home is going to feature a Romanesque courtyard in a modern Spanish design. All elements face the ocean. It’s not typical to be in a high dessert climate where you can still hear the crashing of […]

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Russell St. BBQ – A Southern Counter

Located at 4246 SE Belmont St. Portland, Oregon 97215   The owners of Portland’s original Russell St. BBQ – A Southern Kitchen, Sharon and Diane, once again approached us to help with their second location’s design. The structure of this space lended itself to a great design – with its beautiful wooden beam system, operating street-side […]

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