New build, remodel and decorating clients in the North Carolina Triangle Area benefit from my lifelong worldwide design experience. Having been at the forefront of cutting-edge design in some of the world’s largest cities I have seen some remarkably interesting homes. My Internationally Inspired Interiors will give you a new viewpoint! Did you know I met my husband in Paris in the 70’s? Eventually we moved to Hong Kong in the 80’s and then Singapore in the 90’s. Living and […]
Thinking of hiring an interior designer? But don’t know where to start and what to expect? Here are a few things to look for as you search for an interior designer. Good interior designers create plans for clients and not for their own portfolios. A good practitioner will have a portfolio of projects that represents a variety of styles. Good interior designers avoid having a signature style. They ensure the outcome of each project is always a product of the […]
Helpful Hints for preparing to work with an Interior Designer. Now that you’ve hired an interior designer to make magic in your home, here are a few things you can do to prepare for your meetings. Consider the consultation fee as an investment: You gain equity in your home when it’s designed and implemented correctly. Have a budget: Tell the truth about what you want to spend. Designers know how to save and when to splurge to create your desired […]
What Does Home Feel Like to You? As the sun rose on a new day in Hong Kong shortly after we moved there, I remember walking hand in hand with my husband down the crazy streets. Having met in France we were excited about this next adventure. Our hearts told us the move to Hong Kong was the right thing to do, but I questioned everything my overwhelmed senses were telling me. As we continued down the frenetic sidewalks, I […]
The article highlights the origins of Lisa Stewart Design, and how Lisa overcame challenges and what contributes to her success. Please click here to read the article Lisa Stewart is an interior designer serving the Triangle area of Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill, NC.
The Pantone Color of the Year, Viva Magenta 18-1750, vibrates with vim and vigor. This shade from the red family expresses strength for the brave and fearless. Manifesting a stand-out statement it revels self-expression without restraint. It is a color that has an audacious verve for life rendering joy and optimism to those willing to use it in their homes. What about you? Do these photos inspire you to add some Viva Magenta to your interior? Lisa Stewart […]
ALL ABOARD the HPxD Hummer Tour all day Saturday, October 22. YES, ME in a 31-foot Humvee touring High Point Market, being hosted by Don Ricardo Massenburg and Jane Dagmi. Thanks to High Point x Design for a SUPER FUN day! The showrooms we visited are open now YEAR-ROUND to designers. Here’s the list of Showrooms we toured: SPLASHWORKS, Cohab, Antique & Design Center, Asian Loft, Tamarian, Verellen, Lancaster, Oly, Baker, Codarus and Eichholtz. Here we are at Asian Loft. […]