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Custom interior design is different than interior decoration. There’s a unique challenge to create a place that’s beautiful, functional, safe, tailored to the client’s essential essence, and yes, even their conscious and subconscious wants and needs…all on budget. The luxury interior design world is complicated. Dealing with architects, builders and contractors requires finesse, experience and…
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Long before I was a trained, practiced, and multi-award winning luxury interior designer, I was a client. I know first-hand how it feels to be in your shoes. I know what it feels like to: Worry about the budget Hope that the interior designer understands your vision Have a skeptical, busy, or semi-interested partner Hope…
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One of our most frequently asked questions from clients looking to engage us for luxury custom interior design is “How soon can you start our project?” Here’s the good news, bad news, and great news answer: The good news: We are unwavering in the responsibility we feel in being your interior design advocate. That’s why…
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If you’re considering a custom interior designer, you may be wondering about one of the most frequently asked questions we get: Does our design team supply the furniture as part of the gorgeous room design? The answer is yes! And trust me, once you see how thrilling and fun the process can be, you’ll never…
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Whether you’re building a new house or renovating your existing home, you’re probably dreaming of a luxurious new space that will contribute to living your best life. Done well, interiors enhance daily living, helping us relax, entertain, enjoy hobbies, raise our families, and even be more efficient. Most people know how they want a room…
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Nothing makes us happier than a design wish granted! A pair of lovely, long-time clients had always dreamed of an all-white kitchen but didn’t want to deal with the stress of starting over from scratch, so they called on IDH to see if their vision could be achieved without turning their home (or their wallet)…
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I’ve run a luxury interior design firm for 12 years and during that time I’ve seen family after family thrill at the transformations we’ve designed for them in their homes.  We get gasps, happy tears, giggles, and yes, hugs too. (I admit…I do like the hugs.) Once again, IDH performed magic when it came to…
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