While it may be true that many great designs have started with a sketch on the back of a cocktail napkin, It is also true that the words “let’s just get it, I think it will fit” have been the undoing of many redecorating projects!
Beyond making your home beautiful and well-suited to your family’s needs, working with an interior designer can save you valuable money and time in the long run. Here are five reasons why you should hire an interior designer to update your home away from home.
Lagnappe Custom Interiors specializes in interior design for island living, so we’re accustomed to working on a project while the client is hundreds of miles away. But this experience is often new to many clients who aren’t sure how to stay involved with their home design from a distance.
Welcome to the second installment of our spring color blog series! As a designer, I often hear people tell me they want to add color to their homes, but are afraid to do so. In this series, we focus on a color scheme and some simple, fear-free ways to incorporate it into your home. We […]
My eyes are always seeing things from a design perspective, and this is true when I look outside as well. Whether incorporating tropical plants into a client’s home or choosing a fabric that will reflect a cloudless sky, I am constantly inspired by the beautiful island I call home. When it comes to choosing colors […]
Caribbean homes have a particular flair and panache, and the look is one that many people try to recreate. As a full-service interior designer, living and working in the Caribbean, creating this vibe is often one my clients want to produce in their own homes, even though each person’s style comes through differently. While every […]
If you’ve ever made the decision to tackle a home improvement project or redesign, you may or may not have a sense of how much work is involved. It sounds easy at first: Pick some paint colors Choose a new light fixture Shop! Install! LOVE! The good news is that YES, choosing the colors, fabrics […]
On every design project I do, my clients challenge me to learn something new or see things through a new perspective to understand their lives and comfort zones. I recently worked with a family that is allergic to wool and wanted an alternative fabric for rugs. I did a lot of research on different fibers and styles […]