Chandeliers used to be commonly used in living and dining rooms that had very high ceilings and were designed in a traditional style. These days, chandeliers are not used as much in more contemporary interiors as they tend to gather dust very easily and require frequent cleaning. Back in the day, it was easier to use chandeliers when there were servants around to help maintain them. In an age where people are getting increasingly busy, chandeliers are a simply one more burdensome item to clean. They’re also a very highly personal choice – although you might like them, the person buying your home may not like the style or color that you picked or even like to use them at all and consider them to be old-fashioned.

Fabulous Interiors & Clothing from The Great Gatsby Movie (2013)

"The Great Gatsby" is a book by F. Scott Fitzgerland set in the midst of the roaring 20s. It's the story about the rise and fall of James Gatz, who is born a poor Midwesterner and falls in love with a woman who marries someone else while he is in Europe during the war.  Determined to reinvent


Design Lessons From the Most Expensive House in the U.S.

The most expensive house in the U.S. is currently the Crespi/Hicks estate on #5555 Walnut Hill Lane, Dallas, Texas. Currently valued at $ 135 million USD,  it’s a 29,000 square foot home built on a 25-acre lot owned by Tom and Cinda Hicks. This couple spent almost a decade and nearly $ 100


Prepare For Your First Meeting

So you’ve finally taken the first step and called an Interior Designer to discuss your needs and wants. Here’s what you should do to get ready for that first meeting: (1) Gather images of what you’d like your home to look like – An interior designer is not a mind reader and will not