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August 3, 2020

Have you ever walked into a space and thought, “Wow, it feels great in here?” As if any bad vibes were warded away at the door? As much as I would love to say that interior design alone can have that magical effect on your home, I must admit that what it really comes d...

July 27, 2020

If you’ve been following August Black Interior Design NYC on Facebook and Instagram, you’ve probably noticed that I’ve been up to my ears in nurseries lately! Apparently it’s baby season - and my clients definitely got the memo. Working with these excited parents-to-be...

July 13, 2020

Interior design isn’t just about making your home beautiful. It’s also about making your home fun to live [and entertain] in! One of my favorite design elements that brings both elegance and fun is a bar cart. Designing a bar cart for your entertaining space is like mi...

June 29, 2020

Summer is here! Whether you’re beating the heat in your backyard or on your balcony, let’s make sure you have everything you need to enjoy the season in style. From outdoor furniture, to summer accessories, to decorative accents - here are my top picks of functional ou...

June 15, 2020

Let’s say you’ve just moved into your dream home. As you walk through the empty rooms, you can’t help but imagine your unlimited interior design possibilities.

You might find yourself asking: “Where do I even begin?” 

Starting your interior design from scratch without an...

May 13, 2020

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If you’re like me, you might be going a little stir crazy right about now. And the warmer weather is getting you really excited for the outdoor entertaining season! Yep - I’m right there with you. Of course, social distancing is going to be...

April 30, 2020

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The primary objective in interior design is to maximize the functionality and aesthetic of a space. Sometimes, in order to do that, you have to trick the eye into seeing more space than there actually is. This gives the illusion of an open,...

April 19, 2020

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Homes with open floor plans are really popular because of their versatility and airy interior design potential. The biggest challenge with open concept living, however, is determining how to cleverly define the space. The key is to make the...

April 13, 2020

COVID-19 has changed the world we live in - and the world we work in. All of a sudden, many people are living both their “work life” and their “life life” from home. Starting to go crazy without a home office? You’re not alone! Luckily, there are a few interior design...

March 4, 2016

Selecting finishes for a bathroom can be a huge undertaking. Keep it simple and classic with a few simple steps!:

 

1. Pick colors and tones that you are drawn to.

 

2. There is very little wall space in most bathrooms. A little wallpaper goes a long way!

 

3. Be open minde...

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