Craftsman Style Touches for Your Home

If you take a drive around town to some of the newer developments, you will notice that the Craftsman style architecture is really making a comeback. This era of design dates back to 1901 to 1925 and placed emphasis on function while still using carefully selected materials for construction. We are seeing Craftsman style touches...

Home Design Trends to Watch Out For

At DesignSourceCT, we like to keep our clients in the loop with the latest interior design trends. Here is what we have seen a lot of in 2013 and anticipate that these looks and styles will continue into the new year: Antique brass: While in the past people rushed to update their old and outdated...

Tips for Decorating Smart and Slow

When moving into a new home or making the decision to give an existing space a makeover, one of the biggest mistakes that many people make is rushing to design the space versus taking things slowly to ultimately design a room that they truly love. In addition to allotting plenty of time to find the...

Don’t Want to Oversaturate With Color? Just Add it to the Right Spot

Contemporary Living Room by Los Angeles Interior Designers & Decorators Emily Ruddo We talk a lot about working with neutral colors on our DesignSourceCT blog; however, sometimes incorporating a pop of color is necessary to add some personality and create a focal point. If your client is interested in trying out some the 2013 color...

Not Sold on Leather? A Few Accents Add a Lot of Cool

Traditional Family Room by Charleston Interior Designers & Decorators Zimmerman Interiors While leather may not be your client’s material of choice, it does offer some nice perks such as it being a sturdy and low-maintenance material. Leather also provides a great opportunity to introduce a new texture and some warmth into a room’s interior design...