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 …
Continue reading


InstaProjects #BalaCynwydModernBoho

Kitchen before

If you follow us on instagram  (and you absolutely should, you can find us @designmanifest) then you may have spied a new project: #BalaCynwydModernBoho.  We are remodeling the kitchen of a longtime client and it is going to be really good 🙂 It’s …
Continue reading


Best of 2015

Best of 2015

Well just like that it seems the year is over.  Today is Dad’s birthday, then Christmas Eve, then Christmas then off I go to Morocco.  2015 has truly been a standout year.  The wallpaper alone has made it a magical …
Continue reading


ONE ROOM CHALLENGE ~ The City Condo ~ Week 6

modern neutral eclectic living room - Design Manifest- One Room Challenge

Party Time!  It’s finale day of the One Room Challenge and the condo is done. The condo is actually DONE.  You have NO idea the feelings that come up when I say that.  Giddy exhausted disbelief.  I don’t think I …
Continue reading


What We are Working on Now ….. PART 2….. *** Current Interior Design Projects *** “Swarthmore Project”

family room before

We are back for another week of the behind the scenes action at DM.  I’m glad to hear a lot of you enjoyed these progress posts!  One thing I really try to do on this blog is “keep it real.” …
Continue reading