Rooms

Why be shy? These four powder rooms by local design pros tip the scales of fearless design. 1. Fiddlehead Green by The Fox Group Raised-panel wainscoting –brush-painted in Benjamin Moore's Fiddlehead Green – delivers a dramatic...
Design-savvy details and smart storage solutions to deliver function and flair to your kitchen design.  1. Hidden Appliances Custom door panels camouflage the refrigerator and freezer units, helping to maintain the room’s fluid design and uncluttered décor. The shelves, drawer chest and upper cubbies combine to create the look of a...
In Pleasant Grove, a team of pros cooks up a family-friendly kitchen loaded with smart design and Belgian-inspired decorative details.  Design inspiration comes from countless places, and for the owners of this Pleasant Grove home, the influential source was time spent in Belgium and the Netherlands. “We borrowed from the...
A mix of bold patterns, lively colors and contrasting textures can coexist beautifully—really! Designer Jeff Landry used luxurious materials and refined design details to make this home’s eye-catching elements appear to be made for each other. In a Deer Valley ski home, designer Jeff Landry brings a masterful makeover by...
There must be something about before-and-after pictures that allows us to see possibilities. Last week I spoke of kitchen envy and featured a kitchen transformation by Design Plus, Inc., of Salt Lake City (Kaye Christiansen Englert, FASID, NCIDQ, CAPS), and due to the enthusiastic response I am featuring another...
I live in an old home. In fact, in 2020 it will turn a respectable 140 years old. So, I am one of the first to find older homes interesting and livable. But I also suffer a certain degree of kitchen envy when I photograph homes, which is something...

Room Service

In Draper, designer Meagan Macievic transforms a previously unremarkable living room into one filled with luminous light, timeless style and uplifting details. Her strategy, dissected:  COLOR “I like to add...