The End of an Era

naomi andrew ardmore kitchen laughing

I’ve been thinking about writing this blog post for over two years.  When my father first came to me with the idea of his retirement, I literally felt frozen with fear.  He has been my mentor, my partner, my safety net for over …
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#CameraReadyInteriors : Courtney Apple Photography

Living Room

Hellllooo friends!  Is anyone still checking the blog? It’s been so long, please forgive my extended summer blogcation. I’m excited to end my blog hiatus with a fun collaboration with 24 other interior designers in an event we are calling #camerareadyinteriors. …
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What We are Working on Right Now

foyer in progress christian lacroix wallpaper

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times… #currentmood Holy Hell, I don’t know about you, but our May was INTENSE.  We suffered a loss and a betrayal but we’ve also had some major triumphs.  It’s …
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Cottage Dining Room Update

old dining room

The best fringe perk of renovating my kitchen for the One Room Challenge is that I was inspired to pull together my dining room as well.  I didn’t make a ton of changes – swapped out a chandelier, added a roll of wallpaper, 2 pillows and …
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Design Manifest is Hiring!

UPDATE *** THIS POSITION HAS BEEN FILLED.  THANK YOU!   We are expanding the team at Design Manifest and I am in need of an Office Manager!  I’m seeking someone who is extremely organized, meticulous and trustworthy to complete our …
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