Are you a lil’ bit curious how interior designer’s live in their own home? I know I am. The moment I see “Interior Designer’s Share Their Homes” on the cover of one of my favorite design magazines, I don’t waste a minute. I grab a fresh cup of coffee, find a comfy place to sit and get swept away in the fantasy of their
Windows, they are so lovely aren’t they? I especially love mine when they are clean! Windows let in the warm sunshine, the gentle breeze and the mysterious night sky. They protect us from the outside elements and allow us to pear out, even on the coldest of days, as if in a snow globe watching intently as the flak
I LOVE wool. I love wool sweaters, jackets, socks, mittens and I especially LOVE wool carpets and rugs. Have you tried wool? If not, perhaps this is your time. Just a few bits about wool. Wool is a renewable resource. Anything that I can do to encourage others and to keep my carbon footprint small, I’m in. Did you know
…..Ahh! Breathe. Relax. Escape from the outside chaos and enter into this calm, peaceful place that is your home. What is the purpose of your home? For me, it is to nurture, teach and protect our young children. A place where we can come together, to relax, create and to be our authentic selves.
Now that you have been INSPIRED and INTRIGUED by color, I want to share some helpful bits with you to help you get started. Selecting paint swatches and holding them up to natural and artificial lighting works well to select color if you have a trained eye. However, a tried and true way is to get 2 large pieces of cardboard and pai
With the hustle and bustle of the Holiday Season behind me, I am invigorated and ready to make 2018 my best year yet! As a creative, my thoughts are never far from “How can I change it up a bit?” So, let’s chat a bit more about Color. This is the 2nd in my 3 part series on COLOR. The first being COLOR INSPIRATION and no
DESIGNER’s BITS Let’s chat a bit about Color…………… Color. Wow! The word alone opens up a floodgate of emotions! Some of us get excited while others feel terrified. Today more than ever research has proven time and again that color is more than a hue on the wall. The colors we choose evoke emotions within us a
©BAKER FURNITURE, NEUE sofa, a LAURA KIRAR design LET’S CHAT … ………..about that new sofa that you need to buy! ****Before you begin your search, A WORD of CAUTION! ALWAYS MEASURE THE SPACE where the sofa will be placed. As well as ALL of the DOORWAYS, HALLS and CORNERS it will pass through on its way in. All too often, a