Category: Interior Design Trends

  • Cozy Spaces for Nesting at Home

    Cozy Spaces for Nesting at Home

    The leaves are changing colors and there’s a slight chill in the air which means winter is quickly approaching and it’s time to prepare our homes for weekends spent nesting indoors by creating cozy, inviting spaces to help us get through the frigid months.  We tapped our RNDD network of Chicago interior designers and showrooms […]

  • How SmartHome Technology Can Enhance Interior Design

    How SmartHome Technology Can Enhance Interior Design

    Designers often find themselves challenged to integrate technology into their spaces—thinking all the “black boxes” (TVs, touch panels, cable boxes, speaker etc.) will only detract from their vision.  However, clients are insisting on ever increasing levels of technology in their home. So, how can you meet your clients’ desire for increased technology while holding true […]

  • The California Collection by Kelly Wearstler and Farrow & Ball Now Available in Exteriors

    The California Collection by Kelly Wearstler and Farrow & Ball Now Available in Exteriors

    Welcome to The California Collection from Farrow & Ball, a palette of eight sun-soaked paint colours created in partnership with internationally recognised designer Kelly Wearstler. Allow yourself to be whisked away to the misty shores, palm-lined streets and desert highways of California with these effortlessly versatile shades, each one crafted from high quality ingredients in […]

  • 3 Design Components to Take Your Outdoor Living Space to the Next Level

    3 Design Components to Take Your Outdoor Living Space to the Next Level

    After living through the Chicago Winter, ‘getting outside’ is always at the top of our to-do list once the weather turns warmer. And what better way to do that than to take the indoors outside and create an outdoor living oasis? Whether its a balcony, rooftop, deck or yard, it’s time to invest in your […]

  • The 8 Key Elements to Designing a Guest Bedroom

    The 8 Key Elements to Designing a Guest Bedroom

    For many of us, the guest bedroom is a room in our house that hasn’t been used much over the past few years. It may have turned into a home office or a home gym or even a playroom. But now that life is returning to more normal times, it’s finally time to revamp your […]

  • How to Design a Living Room for Living

    How to Design a Living Room for Living

    It’s in the name: Living room. A room used daily by every member of the household. It’s a room where we relax after a long day and also the space where we welcome friends and family. So how do you design living rooms to be both beautiful yet functional, comfortable and durable? Our River North […]

  • Bring the Best Quality Color to Your Home with Sherwin-Williams

    Bring the Best Quality Color to Your Home with Sherwin-Williams

    There’s no place like a home – that’s why Sherwin-Williams has spent over 150 years bringing the best quality and color to the four walls that matter the most. Whether it’s your home, or that of a client, Sherwin-Williams is here to assist you as you improve the spaces you and your clients call home. […]

  • 4 Kitchen & Bath Design Trends to Watch in 2022

    4 Kitchen & Bath Design Trends to Watch in 2022

    This month, the KBIS Show came back in person after a long hiatus. The show saw new trends emerge and classic styles remain. We asked our members to share with us the top kitchen and bath design trends to watch in 2022. Statement Faucets TOTO’s Chicago Gallery recently added a handsome modular display unit for […]

  • How to Use the Pantone 2022 Color of the Year in Your Home Interior Design

    How to Use the Pantone 2022 Color of the Year in Your Home Interior Design

    Very Peri Encompassing the qualities of the blues, yet at the same time possessing a violet-red undertone, the Pantone color of the year for 2022 is PANTONE 17-3938 Very Peri which displays a spritely, joyous attitude and dynamic presence that encourages courageous creativity and imaginative expression. Displaying a carefree confidence and a daring curiosity that animates […]

  • Interior Design Trends We Hope to See More of in 2022

    Interior Design Trends We Hope to See More of in 2022

    With every new year comes new interior design trends. We asked our River North Design District (RNDD) members to share with us some of their favorite interior design trends that are on the rise for 2022. Wellness in the Home Touchless Faucets Touchless faucets and soap dispensers were reserved for commercial use, until now.  Unprecedented […]