lilaandblu Reflecting on a wide variety of things today. Looking forward to new projects and clients, school year wrap-ups, summer around the bend. Currently, copper and wood and all things organic have me smitten. What is it about age and patina that is so very nostalgic? Warm? Comfortable? ALWAYS design – relevant. At least in […]

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Desire to Inspire There is something so energizing about the prospect of a new space. Whether rehabbing a bathroom, backyard or new home, creating – for me – breathes life into my soul. Dramatic? Yes. True. Umm. Yes. Pinterest -Instagram- Shelter Magazines -Blogs ENDLESS sources of inspiration. Honestly it can be overwhelming the amount of […]

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There are probably many many good reasons why I should NOT post about “our new lake home” that is not “ours” but feels like “ours” because we are soooo close…closing only a few weeks away. Fingers crossed. Here she is! Built in the 60’s this brick ranch is perched up on a bit of a […]

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Full and thankful for time with Kevin this weekend. A few pics, but thoughts too: Invest wisely in your marriage. BY FAR the best investment you will ever make. Multiple dividends… We had a blast. A great Saturday that I would choose to spend with nobody else… Stopped at Whole Foods for a quick juice […]

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Much of what I love about design is ALL the possibilities. Working with a relatively blank slate is best.My back yard falls into this category. With good bones and some good foliage, I am really excited to get some work done back here. Hoping to get started now before we jump into the lake house […]

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