Sink Your Teeth into Houndstooth

Posted by on Tuesday, December 13th, 2016 in Interior Design.

Of all the patterns that are out there, houndstooth is not one that normally comes to mind. Come to think of it, I don’t believe I own one thing in this pattern! While I enjoy houndstooth, especially in fashion, it is harder to come by for interiors. It’s just not commonly used and therefore not […]

Two Styles of Tartan Interiors

Posted by on Tuesday, September 20th, 2016 in Interior Design.

With fall starting this week we thought it would be appropriate to do a fall-style pattern: tartan. In the United States, it is most often referred to as plaid. Call it what you will, in any case, I always associate this pattern with cooler weather and am excited to show you how to use this […]

Ikat Tile

Posted by on Tuesday, August 30th, 2016 in Interior Design.

With this weeks theme of ikat (pronounced e-cot) I wanted to present something different and more unexpected than what may initially come to mind for this pattern, but first, let’s pay tribute to this labor intensive technique. Simply put, ikat is a very old dyeing technique that starts with the individual yarns for dyeing, then […]