Bathrooms, Before and After, Interiors

Tips for turning a Craigslist “Antique” into a Vanity

I've been working on a kitchen and bath renovation for an old, classic Denver home for quite a while and it's coming to a close this month.  It's exciting to see everything come to fruition and, as always for me, slightly surreal when it looks almost exactly like the imagined photo I've been carrying around in my… Continue reading Tips for turning a Craigslist “Antique” into a Vanity

Bathrooms, Interiors, Trends

Songs from the Wood: 7 Bathrooms with Natural Wood

I love seeing natural wood used in a bathroom.  I design quite a few bathrooms every year and they typically involve hours of my time spent with tile, thinking about tile, drawing tile and then having conversations with the homeowner and the contractor about the tile.  (It's a very exciting job, get a grip on your jealousy).… Continue reading Songs from the Wood: 7 Bathrooms with Natural Wood

Bathrooms, Before and After

In Praise of Small Bathrooms: Two Small, Stylish Bathrooms

Lets talk small bathrooms.  I'm going to vent first about my own, un-renovated bathroom so you understand where I'm coming from.  My bathroom is incredibly small and quite beige.  There's no storage at all in it, no counter space and the tile that a previous owner put in everywhere is imitation, polished beige marble.  That's right.… Continue reading In Praise of Small Bathrooms: Two Small, Stylish Bathrooms

Bathrooms, Before and After, Interiors

Before and After: A Bold Bathroom Remodel in Golden, Colorado

I take a lot of photos for my job.  I take photographs of all kinds of things to remind myself of the space when I sit at my desk and do the work.  I have awkward captures of clients trying to backpedal out of the way of my camera, pets lounging, kids running through the scene and even… Continue reading Before and After: A Bold Bathroom Remodel in Golden, Colorado

Bathrooms, Interiors

10 Gorgeous Black and White Bathrooms for a Vintage Look

I adore a simple black and white tiled vintage and/or vintage-inspired bathroom.  The Denver area has a lot of homes from the 1910's-1930's and I get a lot of clients who want to update their bathrooms, but keep a vintage look.  For those of you out there who want a little bit of history with your design… Continue reading 10 Gorgeous Black and White Bathrooms for a Vintage Look

Bathrooms, Interiors

Vintage Mirrors: 6 Easy Ways to Add Character and Style to Your Bathroom

Changing out a boring, or downright ugly, bathroom mirror with something interesting is such an easy thing to do, yet "new mirror" is something that keeps getting added to the new "to do" list and always lands somewhere after #10.  It's obvious when they need updating, especially if you've landed a home with that sweet flat piece of… Continue reading Vintage Mirrors: 6 Easy Ways to Add Character and Style to Your Bathroom

Bathrooms, Interiors

Denver Bungalow: All Grown Up

Denver's neighborhoods are experiencing a major change right now with a larger than normal influx of people moving here along with long time residents experiencing a jump in their house value and deciding to renovate.  As a designer, I drive in and around Denver neighborhoods almost every day and it is interesting, and occasionally startling, for me… Continue reading Denver Bungalow: All Grown Up