Skip to content

THOUGHTS ON GOOD DESIGN BLOG

Nancy B. ~ Croton-on-Hudson, NY

“Denise has helped me with many projects over the years from window treatments in both the living and dining rooms, a redo of my basement recreation area, color selection for my daughter’s bedroom, to the design of my new kitchen addition. All the projects have been very different and each with it’s own set of issues…”

Read More »
Artist: Joella Cannon, Fine Jewelry

Joella Cannon is a Jewelry Designer and principal of J.A. Minai Jewelry Design located in Westchester, NY. Her passion is to “create statement pieces that are inspired by the elements of surprise and juxtaposition.”

Read More »
Audrey G. ~ Briarcliff Manor, NY

“Denise is responsive and attentive and a great designer. She managed all the details of our living room remodel. It turned out great and we would definitely use her again and recommend her to a friend.”

Read More »
Sag Harbor, NY

Something that can be seen throughout the Hamptons in the Spring are flowers beautifully arranged in pots and planters. If you do not have a green thumb, but like to surround yourself with color, this is a great way to accomplish both.

Read More »
Walking Dunes, Hamptons, NY

One special place that we like to visit is the Walking Dunes, in Napeague, Montauk, NY. They are named this not because you are allowed to walk on them, but because the wind and natural elements change the configuration of the dunes constantly.

Read More »
Jaqui B. ~ Croton-On-Hudson, NY

“Denise did a wonderful job with our blank-slate basement. She worked with the contractor to develop the design of the space which included a playroom, bathroom, media room, kitchenette/bar area, gym and storage…”

Read More »
Artist: Spiro Lyon Glass

Spiro Lyon Glass was founded by Jacqueline Spiro and Lee Lyon, glass artists who have been working with hot glass since 1989. Many of the unique glass pieces they produce are large, thick cast glass panels for use as interior and exterior decorative and architectural elements.

Read More »
Nina A. ~ Rye, NY

“Denise did the entire interior of my house. She had wonderful ideas and great resources. But what makes her a winner in my book is her ability to listen and deliver above and beyond what you asked for. I highly recommend her services…”

Read More »
Michelle C. ~ Ossining, NY

“Denise did my window treatments on the entire first floor of my house (family room, eat in, kitchen, laundry, formal living room and office). The fabric options she guided me through look great, and she was very quick to bring alternatives to the table when our original choices were no longer available. Her recommendations for styles of treatments were dead-on and my rooms look amazing now!”

Read More »
Artist: Arms & Barnes, Unique Tables

This sister design team, offers furniture designs that are a marriage of new and old, urban and rural. Every piece of furniture begins with a unique element, which is hand crafted into its new life. Antique grill-work created for the function of yesterday: crafted into an end table of today…

Read More »
Artist: Paul Stover, Woodwork

Paul Stover is one of the local Colorado artists. He has an amazing studio deep in the mountains in Glenwood Springs and creates custom furniture pieces in ‘old world’ wood working techniques…

Read More »

Categories

Instagram

YOUTUBE

The common element throughout is good design. There’s always a reason why an element is chosen for a certain place, whether it’s a colorful painting in a room or a specific fabric on a chair. There’s also a functionality to every item that is unique to each project’s solution. It’s sort of like an oversized jigsaw puzzle with a place and reason for each piece.