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Buying Original Art

If you’re tired of filling your walls with mass marketed prints and ho-hum copies, then you might be ready to invest in original art.  Good news!  It’s easier today than it’s ever been and I’ll show you how. Find what you love. Art is meant to move you and evoke emotions. Perhaps look for artwork that reminds you of something special in your past. Educate yourself, try to move beyond what you know, and broaden the scope of art that […]

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News & Observer: Meet the Designer Lisa Stewart

My, Lisa Stewart Design, signature style is highlighted in this article along with photos of my own home.  While answering 10 questions I share my dreams, secret sources, best free advice and more. Download the article here. News & Observer: Decorating Secrets from the N&O Design Team “An eclectic mix with global flair” See more photos from this project here Lisa Stewart is an interior designer serving the Triangle area of Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill, NC.

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Pantone Color of the Year for 2015

Much like a fortified wine, the color of the year for 2015 is PANTONE® 18-1483 Marsala. This tasteful hue embodies the satisfying richness of a fulfilling meal while its red-brown roots emanate a sophisticated, natural earthiness. It’s hearty, yet stylish tone is universally appealing and translates easily to fashion, beauty, home furnishings, and interiors. Marsala is shown here at Hotel Santo Mauro in Madrid, Spain. Lisa Stewart is an interior designer serving the Triangle area of Raleigh, Durham and Chapel […]

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Award Winning Raleigh Interior Designer

Lisa Stewart is an interior designer serving the Triangle area of Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill, NC.

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Homes of Beauty

Find inspiration for your home in the beauty of nature. Surrounded by the artistry of nature I walk in the woods. The trees are giant works of art to me. Each leafless branch has been sculpted by the wind over time.  The trickle of the stream draws me to the water’s edge. Once a rushing river, the water has receded after the storm. Like a grand art show opening, the creek bed now reveals its latest masterpieces of glistening quartz […]

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American Made Furniture in High Demand in Asia

The above photo was taken in the Hickory Chair Showroom. The rising middle class in Asia is clamoring to purchase American made furniture and considers it a status symbol for several reasons. They increasingly appreciate the quality, workmanship, and creativity coming out of US factories. Becoming more health conscience, they also want their home furnishings to be free of toxins and know that US factories maintain strict health standards for their products and employees too. For those of us in […]

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Fall 2014 High Point Market – Log and Lucite

I’m in love with the Log and Lucite home furnishing trend! The natural wood and modern plastic combine to create a beautiful mix of warm and cool elements. This Ambrosia side chair has a colorful printed hide cushion that adds more warmth, texture, and intrigue. For the second year in a row, Bea’s showroom has caught my eye. She has greeted me with a smile and shared her new designs. That’s why my choice for “Best in Show” at the […]

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News & Observer: Hotel Chic Master Bath Remodel

News & Observer Design Master Class: Tips and Tricks from the N&O Design Team “Bathroom redo yields space worthy of a luxury hotel” Take a look at the story I wrote about my favorite bath remodel this year. Collaborating with the homeowners and contractor to create this hotel chic master bath was a pleasure! Download the article here. See more photos from this project here Lisa Stewart is an interior designer serving the Triangle area of Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill, […]

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Lisa Stewart with Barclay Butera

My thanks goes out to Barclay Butera for spending time with me after he spoke to a group of interior designers in Raleigh, NC. This quintessential all-American designer has been on my radar since the late 90’s when I noticed we had many things in common.  Known for his unique yet assertive taste, he stands by his mantra: “In interior design there are no rules.” His style is influenced by traditional American, European, and Far East influences. He is inspired […]

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Tropical Island Feel at Home

View from our favorite Caribbean beach. British aisle décor is in high demand after last year’s horrible weather. You can beat the winter blues by adding tropical island temperatures to your home decorating. These design boards created specifically for an island retreat will help you heat up your look. Here’s how to get you started. -Bamboo floors with ivory-colored shutters, trim and moldings warm up the overall space. -Deep golden walls radiate sunset tones all day long. -Rugs and fabrics […]

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