Category Archives: Furnishings

Casual Dining at Its Best

  What makes for great casual dining? In this case: Great view of the pool and fairway. Connected to the kitchen. Connected to the family room with a view of the large screen TV. Easy access to the wet bar. … Continue reading

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Efficient and Enticing Home Office

Our objective was to maximize the visual and working space within the confines of this small room.  The HVAC in the attic was reworked to allow removal of the soffits, raising the ceiling to accommodate an eye-catching row of lit display space.  Two full walls of … Continue reading

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Modern Media

The technology:  the backlit, 110″D, zero-edge screen; surround sound; and remote control of media, lighting and sound was left to the technocrats.  The look, usability and comfort of the room was the responsibility of Design Perspectives. We painted the walls a “media-room-medium … Continue reading

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Decorated and Decked Out

Having reinvented her master bedroom and family room over the last 12 months, my client knew she wanted a fresh take on her holiday decorations.  We planned ahead and  shopped the best Market had to offer in August.  We had fantastic … Continue reading

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Guests Are Welcome

What we did:  removed the unnecessary bookcases to make ample room for a queen size bed with nightstands and lamps on both sides, now allowing the closet door to swing without obstruction; replaced carpet with nail down wood extended from the hallway … Continue reading

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Modern Rustic Family Room from a “Clean Slate”

Don’t we all wish we could create a room from a clean slate.  This client did. A move from Kansas City to Roanoke provided an opportunity to “clean house”, literally.  He donated, sold or left behind furniture and possessions for renters … Continue reading

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Guest Room: Will They Stay Too Long?

If you make your guest room too inviting, will your guests stay too long?  This client rolled the dice.  What we selected:  a custom headboard in a fabric to match her custom-made bedding; an attractive Global Views armoire serving double-duty for storage and … Continue reading

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