Tag Archives: interior design

So, what is terrazzo?

Terrazzo is a custom flooring that originated in Italy. Venetians developed terrazzo floors, because they wanted to reuse leftover or broken marble chips from large, marble slab and/or tile projects. These chips of marble are laid in a pattern, then a concrete or epoxy resin is poured on top of the marble pieces. After the resin dries, the floor is ground

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Out with the new … in with the old

Get your vintage on! Vintage furniture pieces create a statement, and they already have a history. You get to tell your friends stories about where you found a piece… it’s all about the hunt. They are typically made with stronger materials using techniques that are constructed better than the typical “big box” furniture that you have to put together yourself. Vintage pieces can

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Books to add to your summer reading list

I am reading 2 books right now: “The Perfectly Imperfect Home” by Deborah Needleman and, “Undecorate” by Christiane Lemieux. Both are easy reads that emphasize a more relaxed approach to home décor with an eclectic aesthetic. They are great books for both new and seasoned homeowners … they highlight how nothing needs to match (refer to my post, Does this

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