Category: Interior Design Trends

  • Working From Home in Style: Home Office Design Inspiration

    Now that we are all working from home, it can often be difficult to avoid distractions. Whether it’s children, the television, or the refrigerator, it can be hard to muster up the motivation to get to work. Having a dedicated work space in the home helps set aside those distractions and focus on your ever-increasing […]

  • Incorporating Technology into Your High-Design Media Room

    The Perfect Media Room Design Given the current condition, we all are spending more time at home than we ever thought possible.  And while we busy ourselves cooking and organizing we now have more time to spend in our media rooms discovering our favorite new series and escaping the day to day monotony of the […]

  • Carved in Stone: New Trends in Tile and Stone

    Whether you are building or remodeling a home for yourself or for a client, there are a few elements that will show up in almost every room of the home: Tile and Stone. These materials find themselves into our kitchens, bathrooms, laundry rooms, and even outdoor spaces. Tile and stone can be a large investment […]

  • Valentine’s Day Home Design Inspiration

    The River North Design District (RNDD) and our members are celebrating Valentine’s Day all month long. 💕 Pink and Red Home Designs In honor of this sweet holiday, we are featuring some of our favorite pink and red interiors and products we are currently crushing on from our RNDD Members. Take a little inspiration from blushing […]

  • 7 Kitchen Design Trends We Expect to See More of in 2020

    Kitchen Design Trends for 2020 On the heels of the 2020 Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS) in Las Vegas last month, we have seen some beautiful and innovative design trends emerge in Kitchen Design. The kitchen is one of the hardest-working rooms in the home, so it deserves a little extra love and attention […]

  • 13 Ways to Use the 2020 Pantone Color of the Year: Classic Blue

    Pantone recently announced the 2020 Color of the Year: PANTONE 19-4052 Classic Blue. Instilling calm, confidence, and connection, this enduring blue hue highlights our desire for a dependable and stable foundation on which to build as we cross the threshold into a new era.  Pantone This rich blue color is elegant, though-provoking and timeless. It […]

  • The RNDD 2019 High Design Gift Guide

    With the holidays right around the corner, we’ve compiled 11 high design gift ideas from our River North Design District (RNDD) Members, for the luxury lovers and design aficionados on your list. Happy Holidays! The Horizon Plaid Throw Blanket Collection from Room & Board The Horizon collection combines the best of two worlds: simple Scandinavian […]

  • Incorporating Antiques Into Your Modern Home

    One word we hear a lot in design is: balance. Whether it’s in reference to color, texture, or style, designers are always aiming to achieve harmony and balance in their designs. Achieving perfect balance in a space is aesthetically pleasing but also creates a sense of calm. Couldn’t we all use more balance and calmness […]

  • The Three Ingredients for The Perfect Outdoor Space Design

    The following blog post was originally posted on by one of our River North Design District (RNDD) Members, and a realtor with Baird & Warner, Millie Rosenbloom. My feeling about Chicago summer is simple: it is short, so we need to make the most of every day! For me, enjoyment means creating a comfortable and beautiful outdoor space for […]

  • Kitchen Design: What’s #Trending in 2019

    With each new year comes new trends. Scott Dresner and his team at Dresner Design are big fans of timeless design. Trends come and go, but sleek, white kitchens are forever. There are a few design trends that Scott Dresner can get on board with. Here, we asked him to share his top 3 favorite […]