Yearly Archives: 2012


Exterior Backyard Redesign

By |October 1st, 2012|

Working on a clients first home purchase and they are super excited about making their backyard look like it’s a true Southern California sanctuary.  They live in a home with an HOA and so the perimeter fencing can’t be changed.  We’ll find out in the coming weeks how the HOA feels with our fire-pit and […]

Bay Club Hotel & Marina Banquet Room “After” Photos

By |September 12th, 2012|

Check out our Facebook page for more “unofficial” pictures of today’s photo shoot.  We’ll have the professional photographs posted soon which will include the other two banquet rooms.  This room, the Commodore Room, needed the most amount of work:  Removal of the ceiling tile which was the major design element, new solutions for the traditional […]

Bay Club Hotel Photo Shoot today!

By |September 11th, 2012|

Remember the banquets rooms I have been working on for what is likely close to a year now? Well, they are finally finished and today is the photo shoot. I am so excited to see them as I haven’t been since completed so staging blindly. Pictures to follow…

First day of Hospitality Design at DI San Diego

By |September 5th, 2012|

It’s been a year since I first started teaching @DesignInstituteSanDiego and just the same, I am looking forward to engaging conversations & fresh ideas from my 3rd year students! It’s going to be a great semester from a LEED project tour to restaurant research & presentatoons.

Succulent glass votive idea

By |August 27th, 2012|

We took Crate & Barrel’s glass votive holders in teal blue and placed baby succulent plants inside. We used a variety of succulent colors & types and decorated our table top for a fun pop of color & natural greenery. Baby showers, brunch table decor or name card holders…the possibilities are endless. Happy […]

Fabric palette created @ Home Show

By |August 26th, 2012|

A customer was looking for drapery, pillow & sofa fabric. WaaaLa, it’s done. Glad we were able to accommodate her taste with our selection of fabrics here at the show!

Baby Dillon-PMI’s Mascot!

By |August 26th, 2012|

Dillon surprised us at the show and boy did he get lots of attention. Think he even helped with a couple sales!

Fish Catcher Hanging Lamps-SOLD

By |August 26th, 2012|

Just sold a set of these hanging lanterns, aren’t they cool?

The show is rockin’!!

By |August 25th, 2012|

Lots of great feedback on the booth…yeah!!

SD Home Show 1st day a success!

By |August 24th, 2012|

Meeting some great exhibitors & interested patrons. Getting great feedback on the best space at the show…it’s because we are designers with attention to detail!!! Hope to see more people we know.

Moving Day-San Diego Home Show!!

By |August 23rd, 2012|

Can’t believe it’s finally here. U-Haul is packed & we are in our moving gear ready to create a design studio at the Convention Center. Starbucks me!!

Contemporary Caribbean Restaurant Cin Cin

By |August 16th, 2012|

Dined for lunch today at Cin Cin by the Sea (1st time for dinner with my hubby, 2nd time today with girlfriends). I was incredibly impressed with the Interior Design as it had me feeling I’d walked into a Chic Boutique International Restaurant. Barbados’ culinary standards raises the bar for outstanding and original […]