Here we showcase how the details of a space add variety and interest to a home, featuring our Scandinavian-inspired kitchen on Martha’s Vineyard. The famous designer Charles Eames said “The details are not the details. They make the design.” We agree.
Color is a wonderful way to brighten a room, but too much can be overwhelming. Here are some ideas for creating the right amount of color in your space.
Elizabeth Swartz Interiors was recently asked by Boston Design Guide to share a favorite holiday tabletop for their feature “How the Designers Decorate.” This tablescape was created for my country home in Vermont.
Hiring an interior designer is a wise choice to save time, money and headaches Interior designers are not just for the rich and famous. In reality, if you have important budget and time constraints, hiring a designer is the most sensible way to complete a renovation project or new home construction while sticking to those limits. […]
Elizabeth was the subject of a recent interview by the Harrington College of Design. In the interview, she discusses her career and experiences as an interior designer. “Part of what I love about design is that my day-to-day work is so varied. One day, I’m meeting with clients to discuss their dreams, ideas, budget and time […]
Looking for an attractive, high-quality, and sustainable flooring material? Cork flooring has been making a well-deserved resurgence in recent years and has properties that make it one of the best options available. Cork is a beautiful material with a distinctive appearance. Check out the patterns and colors available from Duro Design—with so many different looks available, […]
Spring is right around the corner, here’s some tips to help sell your home You might be hesitant to put a lot of work into interior design right before you sell your home, but a small investment of time and money can have a huge impact. Potential buyers will judge your home on how it […]
Just in time for Valentine’s Day Our bedrooms are our escape from the day-to-day routine. Ideally we keep this space clean and free of clutter and projects, not as a place to store the things you don’t want house guests to see or a place to do household chores, like folding laundry or ironing. […]
Pantone Color of the Year 2014: Radiant Orchid In the ever-changing worlds of fashion and interior design the one thing that remains a constant is the fact that Pantone is the global authority on color and predicting color trends. For 2014 Pantone has chosen Radiant Orchid (Pantone 18-3224) as their “Color of the Year”. This […]
Make the most of every space Clever bathroom storage that makes the most of a small room is standard in a professionally designed bathroom. Here are examples of bathroom storage solutions from some of my recent design projects. Custom Cabinetry Use a combination of open and closed storage to provide efficient organization. Create exactly what […]