THOUGHTS ON GOOD DESIGN BLOG
Juxtaposition and Contrast, Color and Texture. This fall is all about making a statement, often using pieces you already own, but in new mode..
“The role of the designer is to not only create a unique design that satisfies all of the needs and functionality of the room for the client, but to know how best to pick and choose, and where to find the items.” Just part of the evolving role of the Interior Designer…
The annual Architectural Digest Home Show at Pier 94 in NYC attracts the work of many manufacturers and artists. There is also a special section called ‘Dining By Design’. Dozens of wildly creative dining environments are created and on view as part of a fundraising gala event, to benefit AIDS research.
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.
“Your rooms are like a painting. Each component is a brushstroke to create the whole picture. It’s magic every time!”