Entries by Cristie Schlosser, RID, ASID, NCIDQ

Recovering From a Tornado

In 2019, my home was hit by a tornado. To say it was terrifying is an understatement. But it’s important that you know how to prepare yourself and your home for this extreme weather event, and what to do afterward to protect your home and your belongings. Dealing with extreme weather events are never easy, […]

Quartz Countertop Vocabulary

If you’re not an experienced interior designer, talking about bathroom or kitchen countertops can be like speaking a foreign language. Veining, movement, porosity… what does it all mean? This is my cheat-sheet to understanding the professional lingo when choosing a stone countertop. Edge Profile – The shape of the edge of the countertop. There are many […]

Dusy Plum, Cream & Gold

Design & Color Trends Last summer while traveling in Europe, dusty mid-tones and pale colors saturated the showrooms.  You may have seen our Facebook post with the images I took.  Then in late summer, Sherwin-Williams presented Color Trends 2014 featuring Exclusive Plum SW 6263.   With Exclusive Plum painted walls and accented plum table cloths, layering the […]

Vacation Condo

Our clients in Richmond Virginia asked us to design their beach vacation condo just purchased in Destin Florida at Santa Rosa Beach.  We took a quick look-see trip to get a feel for the space.  For this project we were hired to design and purchase all the furnishings, art, accessories, bedding and more. Our client […]