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Modernist Church Saved from Demolition

Modernist Church Saved from Demolition

Historic Calvary Lutheran Church in Edina, MN narrowly escaped destruction in 2023. Up for sale due to a dwindling congregation, in the summer of 2023 the Edina School District eyed the church to expand their campus. Thankfully, in the fall of 2023 it become the Emmaus Road Reformed Church. The architects of this 1970 Modernist sanctuary, library and music addition were Bergstedt Wahlberg Bergquist Associates of St. Paul, MN. This was my home church growing up in Edina. I remember […]

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Colorful Bath Trend

Turquoise tile and pale pink sinks are back once again, creating a rift in the interior design community. Some interior designers love it and others…not so much. But really our opinions don’t matter because making our clients’ wishes and visions become reality is our job. Kohler has reintroduced bath fixtures in two shades from the 1930’s: Spring Green, an icy teal, and Peachblow, a mauvy pink. What do you think? Are you ready to plunge into the colorful bathroom movement? […]

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The Pantone Color of the Year, Peach Fuzz 13-1023

Pantone Color of the Year 2024

The Pantone Color of the Year, Peach Fuzz 13-1023 communicates a message of caring and sharing, community and collaboration. For interiors it creates a welcoming ambiance that is approachable. Whether painted on walls, used in home décor or acting as an accent, this cozy shade highlights our desire for togetherness. Also, when a moment of stillness is needed, we can enjoy its warmth like a sunset. For updated looks it pairs well with neutrals, grays, black and white. Overall, this […]

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Fall 2023 High Point Market Best in Show

Fall 2023 High Point Market Best in Show

Liora Mannes Yucatan Collection stole my heart. I got lost in this exhibit surrounded by bright colorful tropical images! Lifestyle product designer Liora Mannes was born in Israel, educated in the United States and is now a true New Yorker. Her namesake company uses bold, contemporary colors on sustainable indoor-outdoor materials. Mannes collections are featured around the world including famous venues like Radio City Music Hall in New York. An infinite array of custom creations is available. Her other home […]

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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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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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Lisa Stewart, Design, Interior, Raleigh, NC, Allison Eden, Bold Color

Bold Color to Brighten Your Days

Gray has established itself as a new neutral and is here to stay. But if you’re tired of gray and desire more excitement out of your interiors you’re in luck! Many of my clients are craving COLOR and lots of it! With the help of certain trendsetters, I’m seeing a kaleidoscope of home furnishing items becoming available. Two such influencers are mosaic tile artist Allison Eden and art curator Mark Tanenbaum at Fenwick Bartel. Both are producing wildly chromatic fashion […]

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Pantone Color of the Year 2022

Pantone created a new color for the first time this year. It reflects the global innovation and transformation taking place. The PANTONE Color of this year is 17-3938 Very Peri. Helping us to embrace our altered landscape of possibilities, it opens us up to a new vision as we rewrite our lives. We are emerging from an intense period of isolation. Our notions and standards are changing. Our physical and digital lives have merged in new ways. We recognize color […]

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Pantone Color of the Year 2021

A sunny color story with the promise of something profound and uplifting. The PANTONE Colors of this year are 13-0647 Illuminating and 17-5104 Ultimate Gray. This bold combination is rock solid as gray but at the same time playful and uplifting as yellow. As people look for hope to overcome the continuing uncertainty these spirited shades satisfy our quest for steadiness and vitality. The traditional style dining room above is encapsulated in the gray hues of weathered beach pebbles while […]

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Pantone Color of the Year 2020

Classic Blue Instills Calm, Confidence, and Connection. The PANTONE Color this year is 19-4052 Classic Blue. As we cross the threshold into a new era this enduring blue hue highlights our desire for stability. Blue brings a sense of peace and tranquility to the human spirit. Worldwide we gravitate to colors that bring clarity and help us re-center our thoughts. This universal favorite is easily embraced and is always my favorite! Lisa Stewart is an interior designer serving the Triangle […]

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