Interior Design

Antique/Vintage Door Hardware – an Evolution in Style

Victorian to Atomic – 1860 to 1960 Victorian Style – 1860-1900 Victorian Era door hardware is lavish – with complicated and swirling floral patterns in relief. At the peak of the American decorative hardware industry, there were new and inexpensive casting procedures emerging, innovative finishing and plating techniques – this developing into an overall hardware…

More Mood Lighting!! Warm Colors & Soft Lights | Inspirations From Thailand

Mood Lighting!! .. warm colors and soft lights, inspirations from Thailand The world comes alive at night in Thailand. Read More »

12 Decorative Painting Techniques | Accent Walls | Color and Texture

Faux Your Information: florapompeiiThe act of painting walls precedes even architecture. As a fundamental human experience it reveals a natural human response to our environment. From the Paleolithic cave paintings through the evolution of the decorative arts; we have adorned our walls with colors and pattern, flora and fauna. Decorative techniques are used to alter…

My Top 12 Articles – On How to Choose Paint Colors – Expert Advice

12 Resources that will help you select your paint colors As we all know picking the right colors is not always easy and we can use all the help we can get. With that in mind, here is a list of “friends in color,” people who do what I do. They have written some terrific…

It’s All White by Me – “whites” that are full of color​

Sherwin Williams & Benjamin Moore – Undertones to be Reckoned With To design with all white often translates to color. For the most part, our “whites” contain multitudes of undertones and the interiors we create using shades of white are full of color, subtle as they are. The palette above shows a few selections of…

How to Paint a Metallic Wall with an HVLP sprayer

Remember “A River House” color Palette from Belltown Design?! This video illustrates how we created a beautiful, metallic wall finish, bringing this Nature-inspired color scheme together. The entry impact wall is the first thing you see upon entering this home. We used Modern Masters metallic copper paint, and it was a pleasure! Rich and creamy,…