Island style inspiration

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Faux Succulent Arrangements by PMI

By |April 21st, 2014|

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 […]

Custom Digital Print Wallcovering in the works

By |October 10th, 2013|

Remember when I was working on the concept below for the teenagers bedroom wallcovering back in October?  Well, here is the installation and semi-installed room.  We are still working on her bedroom furniture and various components to dress up her bed…but was anxious to share the space.  Our client’s teenage daughter wants to create a […]

Fish Catcher Hanging Lamps-SOLD

By |August 26th, 2012|

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

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 […]

Bean Bag Basket

By |August 14th, 2012|

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 Style

By |August 13th, 2012|

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 […]

Communal washroom

By |July 12th, 2012|

At the Atlantis Hotel ( adjacent the lobby is this communal washroom flanked by guest men’s & women’s restrooms. This idea has become more common in some progressive hotels & nightclubs throughout the world so surprised when I stumbled upon it in this historic property. This floor plan would work well in a […]

Island inspired cane dining table & chairs

By |July 5th, 2012|

These pieces have such great detail I had to share. Dining at the Royal Westmorland Golf Club I couldn’t help but admire the detail. The club chairs quartered herringbone caning & twisted arm detail along with the soft leather creates an invitation to sit and enjoy. Barbados has a lot of fantastic […]