“It’s not rocket science.” So say modest designers when I ask them how they create the amazing spaces we feature in our pages. They’re right, design isn’t a science—and it’s a good thing it isn’t. If it were, formulas would rule, and our rooms would all look the same. Décors by Stephen Hawking—who wants that? From where I stand, the most engaging spaces are unique, reflect their owners and have willful personalities of their own.
10 Inspiring tips for creating a home filled with personality and individual style, courtesy of architectural designer Robert McArthur.
Want to bring your home’s neutral palette to life? Give it a shot of color. Designers across Utah are using a lively hues to give their clients’ rooms a fresh new look and vibrant vibe.
Sneak Peek: Alamexo Cantina opens next week with fabulous fare and a hip, festive decor.
Ideas are everywhere, indoors and out. We turned to the pages of our current issue to discover 10 design features that are as ingenious as they are inspiring.
In preparation of this evening’s Gallery Stroll, Kristin Rocke, owner of Glass House, is featuring the work of Ellen Baker and offers these interior design tips: “Art doesn’t have to match the style of a room,” says Rocke. “For example, traditional still lifes juxtaposed with contemporary design adds instant interest.” Love the look…
Who says beds have to back to walls? From what I am seeing, certainly not today’s innovative designers. They’re floating beds in rooms with sensational results. Check these out, they may inspire you to liberate your bed as well.
If you attended the recent Utah Valley Parade of Homes, you couldn’t miss how a black-and-white color palette dominated many of the dramatic, high-style interiors.
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Most of us need some help when we embark on a new design project, and technology is here to make life just a little bit easier. These 7 apps will help you with everything from room measurements to color matching and even finding that perfect vintage item to tie your room together.
Kellie Jackstien celebrates spring’s arrival with stunning arrangements profuse with vibrant colors, fresh blooms and lively design.