Ideas + Inspiration

A new book, compiled by Brian D. Coleman, celebrates Zuber's iconic scenic wallpapers. Since 1791, Zuber & Cie – a renowned French wallpaper and fabric manufacturere – has been making a scene in many of the most beautiful homes...
Amber Dickson shares her nature-inspired approach to creating a late-summer floral arrangement. Source “Locally sourced blooms are better and fresher,” says floral designer Amber Dickson. She suggests foraging flowers from your gardens, getting them at the...
Painting a door is a small and easy project that makes a huge impact on your curb appeal. So what are you waiting for? Choose a color, pick up a brush and get to work. These 10 Utah doors are here to inspire.
Terrafirma Ceramics bowl, chiller and platter. O.C. Tanner utensil basket, handled basket, salad serving set. Arte Haus Collectif, SLC Fringed Turkish th Sure, you could serve up summer on a plain white platter, but what's the fun in that? Terrafirma Ceramics paints liquid porcelain...
Hummingbirds seem to be flitting about everywhere, delivering whimsy and wonder to rooms and gardens alike. Why not make them at home in yours? FLIGHTS OF FANCY Harlequin’s contemporary take on botanical etchings creates a collection of lively hummingbird-themed wall papers and fabrics for the home. Amazilia Collection available through...
Designer Andrea West teams with influencer Cara Loren to transform the style-setter's Kaysville basement from unfinished to fabulous. Call it fate. Just when lifestyle influencer Cara Loren was on the hunt for a designer to help transform her young family’s unfinished basement into something unique...
Last week I blogged about using my photos as artwork to enhance the architectural photos I shoot. I had some interest in seeing more of these photos, so back by popular demand are more architectural photos as art. The opening shot...
Jasmine Roth is a hit in the HGTV world, executing wonders of renovation in homes across the California suburbs for her show “Hidden Potential.” But with all the locations where she has worked her make-over magic, Roth and her family made Park City, Utah their choice for a vacation...
Just in time for Valentine's Day, and for all you single chocolate lovers waiting for that February 15th chocolate sale: Salt Lake Magazine's picks for the 5 Best Chocolate Cakes in Utah (and lovely plates to serve them on). You're welcome! Salt Lake Magazine's Best Utah...
The not-so-secret secret of creating many of today’s most stylish spaces is, in two words, natural stone. We’re not talking your run-of-the-mill granite countertop or limestone hearth. These days, design pros are choosing special varieties of natural stone to transform surfaces and features in surprising and spectacular ways. Once...