Q&A With a Renewal Homeowner

Tell us a little bit about your home: "It was built in the 70s I think '74. The original owner owned a lumber yard which is why there is so much wood! And also why everything seems to be really well…


Kitchen Island Storage

Stylishly Functional: Three Reasons to Add a Kitchen Island

We all know, no matter what, everyone inevitably gathers in the kitchen – that’s because the kitchen is the heart of the home. Why not make the space more functional and spacious for you and…


Visiting LIXIL with Ferguson Plumbing | Emma Holmstedt

I was invited by Ferguson Plumbing to join several other interior designers in the Seattle and Portland areas to visit the LIXIL headquarters in New Jersey. LIXIL is a Japanese company that pioneers…


A Counter Argument – Things You Need to Consider When Building a Kitchen Island

The kitchen is a functional space for preparing meals – but we all know it ends up being the place where people congregate and papers pile up. Kitchen islands are a great way to create more…