How To Choose an Interior Designer

Tuesday, July 07, 2015

Choosing an interior designer can be a stressful decision.  One's home is usually their largest investment and where most of the time is spent.  We want our homes...

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Stain Resistant Interior Design Tips and Tricks

Saturday, May 09, 2015
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As a Manhattan Beach Interior Designer, I’ve become an expert at helping clients have beautiful interiors in family and pet friendly homes.  One...

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How to use metallic looks without salt corrosion or rusting

Monday, April 20, 2015

Decorating with Metals at the Beach

As we are a very bling-friendly design firm, our move to Manhattan Beach from Brentwood (both in Los Angeles) has afforded us the opportunity...

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Raise the Roof

Saturday, October 04, 2014

Soooo…I’ve got this client who wished they had twelve foot ceilings, but alas.  Their new Pacific Palisades home has a lower ceiling than they’d prefer.  But, their designer is never...

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Mixing Metals

Saturday, September 13, 2014

Let’s all agree to let our metals disagree!  Mixing metals doesn’t have to be an art form only for the professionals.  Mixing metal finishes in a bathroom, bedroom, kitchen, or...

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Tips to Decorate Long Walls

Friday, September 12, 2014

When it comes to decorating long walls, I see a lot of faux pas out there.  I felt today was a good day to put on my good Samaritan cape (read:...

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Marble Fabric Obsession

Tuesday, September 09, 2014

It’s been months now, and this crush shows no signs of letting up.  Fabrics that look like marble point to an era of unabashed glorious elegance.  Plus, let’s make soft...

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Rowr! Yeah, you, Tiger!! Just Kidding. Seriously…animal prints...

Friday, August 08, 2014

Rowr!  Yeah, you, Tiger!!  Just Kidding.  Seriously…animal prints don’t have to be bodacious.  It’s not all Peg Bundy in the tasteful animal print world of décor.  They...

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There are very few rules in interior design, but one guideline we...

Thursday, August 07, 2014

There are very few rules in interior design, but one guideline we always advise when trying to decide between two seemingly appropriate chandelier sizes: “ALWAYS GO WITH...

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The vision of a plush sofa veritably melting into the wall makes...

Wednesday, August 06, 2014

The vision of a plush sofa veritably melting into the wall makes us melt.  Monochromatic steps can take you to a very dramatic end result….if you’ve got...

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This gorgeous interior featured in this month’s Elle Décor...

Sunday, August 03, 2014

This gorgeous interior featured in this month’s Elle Décor (bottom photo) reminded me how great Cherry Blossoms can be for adding texture and height to a space.  One...

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We’ve been working a lot lately with upholstered furniture. It’s...

Saturday, August 02, 2014

We’ve been working a lot lately with upholstered furniture.  It’s versatile and durable, can be used to cover doors, drawer fronts, or even entire dining tables.  Next time...

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""Men admire the man who can organize their wishes and thoughts in stone and wood and steel and..."

Saturday, January 29, 2011 "Men admire the man who can organize their wishes and thoughts in stone and wood and steel and brass". -Ralph Waldo Emerson

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what is edenla?

Saturday, January 29, 2011 what is edenla?

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