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Spa-Like Main Bath Remodel

We designed the floorplan of this bath with an easy-entry large double shower that is curbless and threshold-free. We found room for the clients dream freestanding soaker tub and added a new large picture window above it. The separate vanities add balance opposite the hair drying and makeup vanity. It is the background atmosphere of this spa-like bath that truly make the space flow together. First, we selected several different tiles for the walls, floors and backsplash. (The basketweave shower […]

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Lisa Stewart Highlighted in High Point Media, Interior design Raleigh, Oceanfront Oasis, Beach House, Vacation Rental Design, Wrightsville Beach, deck

Lisa Stewart Highlighted in High Point Media

HPxD envisions High Point as a year-round hub of design and creativity. Here’s my article: “When I lived and worked internationally, I loved going to High Point Market twice a year to see the latest design inspiration. Now that I live in Raleigh, I consider it my quick-and-easy ‘design center.’ Thanks to HPxD, many showrooms are open year-round now. I especially love the Designer Day Events: they’re educational and inspiring!⁠ ⁠ “Our homes should be comfortable, reflect our personality and […]

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Living Legend Lillian August, Lisa Stewart Interior design Raleigh,

Living Legend Lillian August

What a joy to honor a hero of the American Interior Design Industry, Lillian August, at the Sherrill Showroom. This family-owned home furnishings business has weathered trends, crises and licensing agreements. For 30 years Lillian’s storytelling has been influenced by romantic English country houses, coastal mansions and fashion. She engaged us with a signature style of quilts, textiles, wallpaper, lighting, décor and furniture. She even opened retail stores. The company founded with her son in 1988, now includes grandchildren in […]

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2023 Spring High Point Market Best in Show

What a pleasure to meet International Interior Designer Marjorie Skouras at Currey & Company. Her first collection debuted there in 2010. For this market she designed lighting and furnishings inspired by her home garden and ranch in The Yucatán. Her beautiful collection of vintage Mexican dresses was also for sale to raise funds for Kookix Music School there. In 2015, Ms. Skouras, a fourth generation San Franciscan, moved from Hollywood to The Yucatán. She restored an Art Nouveau mansion listed […]

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Science, brains, release chemicals, healthy, health, beauty, neuro-aesthetic, explore, how light, sun, color, natural, materials, patterns, feel better., environments, emotion has always been my goal. Brain Waves: The Neuroscience behind Interior Design,

Our Brains and Beauty

Many interior designers and architects understand that we need beauty because our surroundings impact our well-being. Science has now shown that our brains release chemicals which make us healthier when we see beautiful things. These neuro-aesthetic studies explore how light mimicking the sun, color, natural materials and patterns makes us feel better. This is not news to me. Creating environments that ignite emotion has always been my goal. My mindset-first approach lifts my clients to live their best lives. Recently […]

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Lisa, Stewart, Interior, Design, Raleigh, Remove Dining Wall, Remodel Kitchen, Quartz countertop, blue cabinets, gray

Remove Dining Wall & Remodel Kitchen

Removing the dining room wall was the key to make this kitchen work for my clients. Trending colors and new lighting really make it shine. But the details in the sink, countertop electrical outlet and the cabinetry make it an exceptional place to cook, entertain and live LIFE to the fullest!                                                       See more […]

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Pantone Color of the Year 2023

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 […]

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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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Connecting with Laura Kirar

High Point is a great place to meet up with other international designers who always inspire me to be authentic and intentional with my designs. Laura Kirar shows furniture at the Baker Showroom. An internationally renowned interior and product designer, she has a timeless sensibility that respects history and innovation. Her interior projects range from high-end residences to award-winning commercial interiors, restaurants, showrooms and hotels. We have a lot in common, but the most important thing is that we never […]

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Lisa, Stewart, Interior, Design, Raleigh, Fall 2022 High Point Market, Eichholtz, Phillip Plein

High End Luxury European Design

Featured at Fall 2022 High Point Market was this over-the-top extravagantly designed sofa with leopard fabric embedded with 2.4 million cut crystal gems and a brushed brass frame. It was shown at the premier of Eichholtz’s new collaboration with German fashion designer Phillip Plein.⁠ Meeting the designer was quite an experience! There in front of a large crowd I was encouraged by the sales representative to take a seat on the Icon sofa. I felt awkward but thought, “Why not?” […]

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