Wellness in Interior Design: More Than a Trend

In recent years, particularly since the Covid-19 pandemic, the wellness industry has [...]

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Best of NeoCon Gold 2021

Best of NeoCon 2021: Furniture Category

Since 1969 the Chicago-based trade show, NeoCon annually features thousands of new products and solutions from hundreds of leading manufacturers in the commercial design industry.  The official [...]

Gather News

The Next Big Step for Gather

Today, we are happy and proud to announce that Gather has been accepted into the exclusive TinySeed accelerator program. TinySeed was designed by, and for, bootstrappers to help them reach the [...]

11 Design Discoveries in SMA

11 Design Discoveries in San Miguel de Allende

For years, San Miguel de Allende has beckoned the artist, writer, and healer. Today it is more and more of a destination to offer inspiration to the designer. With a facade of Spanish colonial [...]

What is a virtual interior design assistant

What is a Virtual Interior Design Assistant?

Staci Nugent went to college for interior design and earned her degree. She describes herself as “artsy” growing up, always drawing and sketching; a career in design made perfect sense. After [...]

Wood wall panel

The Modern World of Wall Panels

Until recent years, my memory of wall panels was reserved for the wood walls in my grandparent’s house, which I now realize were not real wood, but plastic panels with a wood image applied to the [...]


Acoustic Wall Paneling For Modern Interiors

Most of us are not experts in acoustical engineering, so though we are able to recognize when spaces need additional scrutiny, it's our collaboration with acoustical consultants that refines the [...]


Underrated Looks from Mad Men

Mad Men was unquestionably one of the most breathtaking examples of set design in the modern television era. We take a peek at some of it's visual styles that deserve another look.


Local in Seattle

In our EXPLORE series, we venture into the local manufacturing scene in cities around the world. For our first exploration, we visit the city I call home.


Summertime Furniture

What's better than spending time outdoors on a warm, sunny summer day? Take a look at some inspired outdoor furniture that you might want to consider specifying for your next project.

Sparking Joy in Design

8 Projects That Spark Joy In Design

Do the items in your home spark joy in your heart? Do they add to the richness of your life? If not, maybe it's time to take a hard look at the relationship you have with the things all around you.


IDS West 2015 Review

A few weeks ago I found myself just a few hours north of Seattle for a day trip to the annual IDS West Trade Day in Vancouver, CA - a benefit of living so close to a major international city with [...]