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6 keys ways to insure hospitality design is profitable

By |September 16th, 2015|

 

6 keys ways to insure hospitality design is profitable is important to your return business as a designer.  Listen to your client first and foremost!

Check out this months issue in the SD Design “The Official ASID CA San Diego Magazine Issue #3” where I published article: 6 ways hospitality designers create profitable spaces.   You […]

Spanish Style Home Remodel in San Diego

By |July 23rd, 2015|

Spanish style home Remodel in San Diego gets a major face lift.   We enjoy looking back on all the work we put into a project that maybe at the time seemed never ending, overwhelming at times and certainly frustrating with the amount of unknown surprises in these types of renovations.  In the end, we […]

Sales Floor Furnishings Make-Over

By |June 11th, 2015|

This sales floor furnishings make-over space had a mixture of table types and sizes, making the overall look less than properly designed.   We came in and space planned the entire area taking into consideration the approach, path of travel, ADA compliance and of course the most important: look and feel of the environment.

We had […]

5 Outrageous Luxury Hotels Underway

By |June 8th, 2015|

Check out this great article on Forbes.com regarding 5 Outrageous Luxury Hotels Underway

http://www.forbes.com/sites/kristintablang/2015/05/30/5-outrageous-luxury-hotels-underway/

Custom Made Products by Dermond Peterson

By |May 26th, 2015|

A client of mine visits Milwaukee, Wisconsin quite frequently and is an avid lover of unique home good finds.  She returned from a recent visit with a collection of new throw pillows, table runners and table napkins.  I received a call that I needed to head straight over to her residence to check out her latest […]

Hotel Room to Sales Center

By |May 19th, 2015|

Sometimes we have to get real creative on how we manipulate spaces.  We were tasked with turning this beautiful hotel room into a Sales Center for the property.  They needed to accommodate seats for 30-40 people.

Sometimes we have to get real creative on how we manipulate spaces.  We were tasked with turning this beautiful hotel […]

Behr Paint and Primer

By |May 1st, 2015|

Attended a lunch and learn with Behr Paint & Primer and received our new color box.  We are so excited to get started on specifying some colors.  Let’s get busy!

Behr Paint and Primer

Custom Designed Chandelier Mock-up

By |April 21st, 2015|

Sometimes it’s helpful to physically “mock-up” your design for full understanding of what your trying to say.  The goal here is mutually rewarding; the client gets to say “ahhhh yes” and the designer gets to say “easy as lemon pie”.  With a quick trip to the arts and crafts store and some cheap cardboard, we whipped […]

Shore Tower Lobby Renovation Proposed Design Renderings

By |April 16th, 2015|

This space is starting to come to life.  Meeting with the Board Members and 60 owners in less than a week to show them all the finishes and new layout of their mail room.  The Shore Tower Lobby Renovation Proposed Design Renderings will help the group see their lobby space come to life.  Lots of […]

BD West Fashion Challenge – San Diego

By |April 13th, 2015|

I attended the BD West Fashion Challenge last Wednesday hosted by NEWH at Fluxx in the downtown Gaslamp District of San Diego. http://www.boutiquedesignwest.com/fashionchallenge

There were designers and vendors from all over the country attending this event, quite an impressive group.  This year, there were 18 participating firms, a bit more than the last two years combined.  The BD […]

Call Center Office Complete

By |April 2nd, 2015|

There are so many exciting features to share about this call-center office that I don’t even know where to start.  I’ll give it a go, in hopes to capture the fun aspects I know are worth reading about.

The overall project needed to be price point conscious so thinking outside of the box was a crucial […]

Commercial Office Installation

By |March 28th, 2015|

We are in the midst of installing a new office in San Marcos for one of our favorite clients, Apollo Communications. My aunt Debbie is in town visiting and she’s helping us get it all wrapped up. Considering hiring her for future installs!