do you miss domino, too?

When Domino Magazine folded years ago, it left a void in my life. But it seems they're slowly coming back... First came Quick Fixes, now it looks like Domino is releasing Best Rooms in September!! Wohoooo! via Domino Magazine.

clutter or character?

You are a collector. You have a lot of stuff. It reminds you of where you've been, what you've done, and who you love. This Apartment Therapy post kindly reminds us that this is OK. The vast majority of us don't live in pristine, precious houses where every surface is clear and toss pillows are …

simple, lovely home

Often, a room just needs a simple, lovely thing to make it feel more like home. For me, a vase of freshly-picked flowers on the dining table does the trick. My garden at home is purely decorative. In spite of my design focus of function over form, there is not a single edible plant in …

what is ROI Design?

What better day for the inaugural post on my design blog than the birthday of Mies Van Der Rohe. His maxim, "Less is more," is a principle that can be applied to nearly every project, even beyond the realm of design. My design philosophy is that interiors should be functional as well as beautiful. I believe that …