DIY Miter Saw Stand |
I probably should have done this project forever and a half ago (like before I started re-doing our entire house), but I FINALLY got around to building a few workbenches and setting up my shop. And by “shop” I mean the garage. My goal is to maximize shop space and storage, but still be able […]
A Living Room Project
I'm delighted to share my client's living room in a historic 1918 cottage. Like all projects, this one is unique. I think this room turned out beautifully, and it shows that antiques can be relevant, young and versatile. Earlier this year, Jen and Chris purchased a couple items from my shop. Then one thing led to another, and I started helping them with decorating. Sweet, right? First of all, they've been terrific - very patient plus open minded. Jen and Chris were ready to finish the living…
Can't Stop Stairing - Classic Casual Home
This beautiful stairwell was designed by my friend, Debbie. Notice the pretty Reggio register and the striking wainscoting and seagrass runner. There is an open upstairs landing with a Lantern and skylight. Here are two unusual stairwells designed by Phoebe Howard. I like the horizontal planking and light fixture below. In my friend, Claire’s mid-century...Read More »
3717 Marquette is Complete! | Coats Homes | Highland Park, TX
The entry features a classic herringbone pattern on the floors while the paneling detail adds warmth. We love how the simple baluster design keeps the focus on the trim details | Coats Homes | Highland Park, TX
Decor & Trends
Whether you follow them closely or just love to infuse a few here and there, home décor trends are a fun way to infuse the latest seasonal pieces into your home. Discover the current trends with tips and tricks on how to style them and shop them too.
A Transitional Home with Timeless Interiors • Segreto Finishes
I was so excited to be published in this wonderful Luxe article by Laura Mauk featuring a gorgeous transitional home that we had done a little work in. Designed by the oh-so talented Ashley Goforth, the house is one I think you’ll love: classic furnishings, a...
Beautiful Rug Ideas for Every Room of Your Home
Being traditional by definition, rugs have come to play a smaller role in modern design since it’s all about the floor finishes. Especially, it is characteristic for the lovers of modern architecture to renounce any aspect of comfort in favor of a minimalistic visual effect. However, nothing says homey like a nice smooth rug in […]