Friday Spotlight: Lake Oswego Retro This week I’d like to highlight a new-build project in Lake Oswego that gives off a subtle retro vibe with it’s interior design style. Soft tones are pulled from the clear-coated wood finishes of the great room.
The story of my 10-year adventure designing an American West themed vacation community north of Beijing. “Allison, you’re just streetwise enough to handle it.” That’s why, explains the president of this Seattle-based property management company, he’s chosen me for the project of a lifetime: To design an American-style community of villas in a rural area north […]
Your Style is Probably Eclectic! Or possibly Transitional…. We have a tie-breaker question to figure it out: Which living room is more appealing to you? Not loving either of these interior designs? Check out the four style options below:
Your Style is Eclectic! You probably have tattoos. And a cat. You love to travel and pick up items and experiences that are off the beaten path. You’re open to a variety of patterns, styles, and colors. You would probably layer area rugs (even though it would make Allison cringe–do it anyway). Enter your email […]
Your Style is Transitional! You crave the classiness of Traditional, but with the edge of being on-trend. You adore classic homes, but wish they could be a bit more approachable and updated. Your ideal home will have good bones and great upgrades. Enter your email to get your Transitional Style Guide! One of the easiest […]
Your Style is Modern! While modern interiors can feel cold and stark, they certainly don’t have to be. When we style a modern interior, we go for crisp lines, saturated or contrasting colors/hues, chrome or black hardware, and furniture pieces or artwork that express movement. Enter your email to get your Modern Style Guide! Mod […]
Your Style is Traditional! The opposite of trendy, traditional interiors tend to be misconstrued as boring, outdated and stuffy. However, at ASD we define traditional as high quality, intricately detailed furniture pieces in classic materials, stained woods, and clearly defined, elegant spaces. Traditional style can be predictable, but it is also romantic, nostalgic, and familiar. Enter […]