The mega-mansion at 822 Sarbonne Road is absolutely jaw-dropping. The breathtaking views from inside the house rival the magnificent views from outside the house; the home itself is stunning to behold with its two-story deck framed as though it were … Continue reading
This week I have shared 5 inspiring hotel suites and 5 inspiring hotel lobbies. What’s next? Outdoor spaces! While we might not all have Olympic-sized pools in our backyards or a view of the Atlantic, there is still some wonderful design inspiration to be found on the patios and poolsides of hotels. Check out these beautiful examples to see what I mean…
Delano Hotel South Beach
Photo via Delano South Beach
Petit Ermitage Los Angeles
Photo via Tablet Hotels
Viceroy Santa Monica
Photo via Tablet Hotels
Mondrian South Beach
Photo via Mondrian South Beach
Sedona Rouge Arizona
Photo via HotelSavings.com
I hope these posts on inspiring hotels have given you some ideas. There are so many amazing hotels out there, I could practically do this series every week! Good luck and happy decorating. :)
You’ve probably heard this before: Beauty is in the details. This is definitely true in home design and staging. The accessories pull the room together and add those little touches that truly make a house feel like a home. Here’s a cool tip that comes from one of our MHM team members, Heather Isaac:
Open up an old book halfway and fold inward two pages from the right and two pages from the left. You’ll be left with this beautiful (yet very simple and inexpensive!) design element that you can place on a coffee table, next to a bed, or even on an ottoman beside a comfy chair.
What are some of your favorite accessorizing tricks? Let me know in the comments!
Nothing grabs your attention like the color RED. That’s why (when used smartly) red can be a fantastic design element, even in staging. Yes, it IS best to use neutral color palettes when staging a home for sale, but occasionally that right pop of red is just enough to grab someone’s attention. Examples: A pillow, a piece of art, a basket of apples on the kitchen counter, or even…
A red front door! Really catches your eye, doesn’t it? It’s not for every property, but sometimes it’s that extra something that can really make a home stand out. What is your favorite way to use the color RED? Let me know in the comments!