Apps for Children and Parents

The world is not as magical and innocent as it used to be, but thankfully some of our legends have followed us into the technological age. One of the legends that still have young children excited to wake up in the morning is the real tooth fairies. And, why shouldn’t it? It turns a potentially tough situation for the child into a memorable and positive one.

There are many of these nifty apps to choose from, but here is a list of the top three. (more…)

The Value of Quality Windows

Windows are very important in every home. Everyone loves a room with good lighting, a nice breeze and a pretty window to look through. People start to value windows more in the spring and summer since it is finally time to open them up and let a fresh breeze and sunlight inside after long and cold winter months.

It is important to make sure that your windows aren’t cracked and can still function as properly as they did years ago. Several companies offer window replacement for old windows, which are oftentimes a beneficial investment. There are so many options for windows today that vary in shape, size, design and color. Thus windows have become both practical and aesthetically pleasing for every room in your home! (more…)

Shopping Guide to Miami Fashion

Miami is a city filled with culture, business, art, entertainment and fashion. Miami has been dubbed the fashion capital in Florida and South Beach in particular is booming with worldwide modeling agencies, photographers and retail stores. The high style of Miami makes every day an occasion to dress up and immerse in the lavish culture. Miami fashion is home to some of the best indoor and outdoor shopping malls in the country. Whether you are an expert window shopper or are in the mood for a shopping spree, Miami can exceed all of your wardrobe fantasies.

We have for you three of our favorite places to indulge in the benefits of Miami’s culture and fashion. The beauty of the three venues is the uniqueness of each location, which makes each venue an experience in itself. (more…)

Holiday Home Decor Tips

The holiday season is getting closer and many people are starting to think about how they want to decorate their homes. Many people look at businesses and classic establishments such as hotels and tourism spots for inspiration and wonder how these places manage to pull off such classic decorations without looking as if they have gone overboard. The answer is simple; they hire a professional trained in professional design. The good news is that you can pull off elegant holiday home design as well by just following a few pointers. (more…)

Careers in Design

Design careers are a completely open field with many categories and sub categories. Of the many options in a career in design, here are just a few: fashion design, jewelry design, automobile design, industrial design which includes many home goods, garden design, housing design, graphic design, furniture design with the sub-category of office furniture design/ergonomic design, kitchen appliance design (which would fall under industrial design), architectural design that includes public spaces, parks, sculpture gardens, memorial gardens, skateboard parks, dog parks and public playgrounds. (more…)

Popular Design Trends that May Stay or Go

One thing to always count on is the fact that interior design never stays stagnant. It is always changing, sometimes for the good and sometimes bad. Below are 2014 design trends. Some may trend into 2015 and some may disappear.

Merging the indoors with the outdoors has become a strong trend. Try using deck chairs in the living room, having rock walls inside your home incorporating plants within them. Have the plants grow within the rock. As the plants grow the greenery gives an outdoorsy feel. Take it a step further by painting fallen green leaves on the boarders of your wooden floor.