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Perfect World

My client was downsizing and the buyer of her old home fell in love with her master bedroom furniture and linens.  Perfect.  My client’s design style had migrated from Traditional toward Transitional with a nod toward Mid-Century Modern.  This perfect world combination allowed … Continue reading

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20’s Tudor Bathroom Makeover

The goal was to stay true to this 1920’s M-Street Tudor home, yet make this guest bath more fresh and functional.  A new wall-to-wall vanity provides plenty of drawer and countertop space.  Linen “towers” that previously crowded the vanity space … Continue reading

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Dream Kitchen

My client’s objectives for her “dream kitchen”:  lighten, brighten, provide improved functionality, better utilize existing space and create a more “family” and “entertainment” friendly kitchen. How we achieved the objectives: Lighten:  Off-white painted cabinets and trim replaced time-stamped stained cabinets and trim.  A beautiful cream-based Delicatus granite replaced … Continue reading

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Lighting Statements

The lighting selected for these Design Perspectives’ clients does more than illuminate the room… they set a mood, warm the space, make a statement.

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Super Cool Pool Bath, Practical Too

  With five kids, two dogs and pool proximity, the limestone floor and wainscot in this powder bath handle the drips and splashes the room is sure to endure.  Brushed nickel was selected for the hardware, pedestal base, light and plumbing fixtures and unique tile … Continue reading

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Kitchen Cool

Creating the coolness:  reduce the number of chairs; add a big splash of black with the hutch to pop the light tones of the table and the parson’s chairs; replace the heavy iron light fixtures with a sophisticated drum chandelier over the table … Continue reading

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Kitchen Remodel Light: Lighter, Brighter and More Fun

All that changed:  countertops, plumbing fixtures, light fixture, hardware and cabinet color.  Yet what a dramatic update.  Not unlike the homeowner herself, this kitchen is lighter, brighter and more fun. Hoping to transition away from dark and heavy, this couple participated in pinpointing … Continue reading

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