Truax Hotel, a 4-star property located in Old Town Temecula is set to open in 2019. We have been working hard at fine tuning the design, with use of digital renderings and lots of collaboration between the developer, architect and operating group, we have settled on this Spanish style influenced room style for only half […]
BD West Trade Show Los Angeles brings hospitality working professionals together to celebrate great design. Boutique Design West is renowned for its heightened focus on education, with conference programming that emphasizes progressive ideas from creative minds both in and outside the hospitality design realm, stated on the BD West official website. Us San Diego designers […]
I attended the BD West Fashion Challenge last Wednesday hosted by NEWH at Fluxx in the downtown Gaslamp District of San Diego. https://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 […]
Ever wondered how the pros get faux succulents to “round” up and look so real in a low planter like the one we specified here? Magic! Not really, but it’s called Rapid Expanding Foam (see attached picture). You can purchase it at any hardware store like Ace Hardware for roughly $5.99 for one 12 ounce […]
Payte Miller Interiors has been working with Positano, a conversion community in downtown La Jolla on a wide range of interior and exterior renovations. We are in the process of having the building professionally photographed but for now, here are the before and afters of what we’ve done so far.
The lobby, of which these images […]
Sometimes when in Vegas it’s overwhelming with the over-the-top interiors. Last night I had the pleasure of visiting this Ladies Restroom at the Venetian Hotel & was I complete amazement of how beautiful every detail was. This is why I love this industry so much…design is fun!!
Boutique Hotel Remodel Design Concept – San Diego, CAIt’s been some time since I’ve blogged and really it’s just been super busy which is AMAZING! Just to give you a quick look… working on a remodel design concept for a hotel in the Gaslamp District. More design concepts to come. Will explain more later for […]
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 […]
Natural, sustainable woods blend beautifully with contemporary furnishings and I love the look of this entertainment / media center. TV walls are often so large that traditionally we would decorate the remaining open canvas with artwork, wall-hung framed pictures or symmetrical shelving with bracketing. Today, we see more and more alternative solutions to displaying our […]
Those unsightly bean bags which our kids love always seem to be a designers challenge for how to place in a space and look good. Master Dillon shows us how! Our recent family vacation to Canouan, in the Saint Vincent & Grenadines, our villa had this bean bag wicker basket shell. Genius!
Vertical Blinds – Island StyleMy family and I arrived Canouan International Airport ready for a fulfilled weekend as guests of friends who own property there and I noticed something very interesting and worth a share. In the airport hung stained wood vertical blinds close to 1-1/2″ thick. Apparently there is a need for highly durable […]