Win a Pair of Tickets!

April 4, 2014
American Craft Council St. Paul

The American Craft Council Show is returning to the Saint Paul RiverCenter April 11-13. Desi Interior Design is one of the 10 local design firms selected to participate in a special onsite exhibition Make Room, Modern Design Meets Craft – Let’s Entertain. In celebration of this exciting event, I am giving away TWO FREE TICKETS to […]

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Unique Host and Hostess Gift Ideas

March 26, 2014
Colorful Match Set

I’m excited to announce that I am going to be one of the Tastemakers regularly contributing to The Spirited Table! This is a fabulous website for finding delicious recipes, trendy decorating ideas, and spiritual enlightenment surrounded by food, family and friends. This month, I share some unique host and hostess gift ideas. It’s always such a treat to be […]

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Design Do’s and Don’ts: Lighting

March 24, 2014
Lighting Design Tips

It’s time for my next installment of Design Do’s and Don’ts over at Teal & Lime – this month I’ll be covering lighting. At first glance, lighting an interior space seems like a simple task, but it always ends up being more complicated than expected. Selecting a fixture that is both aesthetically pleasing and functional, […]

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Design Tips for an Organized Kitchen

March 17, 2014
Kitchen Organization Tips

The kitchen is the heart of the home, functioning as a 24/7 restaurant, food storage facility, and homework headquarters. No matter how large or small, if your kitchen is not well organized, it’s a disservice to you and your family. Below are my top six tips for creating a high function, low stress kitchen space. 1. […]

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American Craft Council – Make Room

March 11, 2014
American Craft Council Jim Keller

American Craft Council Show in St. Paul hosts 10 craft-inspired room vignettes ideally suited for entertaining – featuring Desi Interior Design! The American Craft Council (ACC) Show is returning to the Saint Paul RiverCentre April 11-13, and I’m excited to announce that Desi Interior Design is one of the 10 local design firms selected to […]

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Design Do’s & Don’ts: Hanging and Selecting Art

February 25, 2014
Design Do's and Don'ts Hanging and Selecting Art

Art is an important part of an interior design scheme. The right piece can inspire a color palette or bring a room together in its final stages. I hear from so many clients that hanging and selecting art for your interior can be a daunting task. There are so many choices and so many nail […]

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2014 Top Interior Design Trends

February 25, 2014
2014 Interior Design Trends

If you were unable to attend my recent presentation at the West Metro Home Remodeling Fair, here is a recap of the top interior design trends for 2014! Organic Glamour Natural materials fuse with glamorous accents for a casual, effortless look. Combinations such as burled woods and polished stone combined with golden and bronze metals […]

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2014 Color Trends

February 20, 2014
2014 Color Trends

Each year I get excited when Sherwin Williams releases their new color forecast and 2014 is no different! As an interior designer, I find these palettes to be very telling of things to come in décor, however, I often hear from clients that they don’t know how to make use of this information. In an […]

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Tips for Using Radiant Orchid {Pantone Color of the Year 2014}

February 20, 2014
Radiant Orchid Pantone Color of the Year 2014

As you’ve probably heard, Pantone, the world-renowned authority on color, has named Radiant Orchid 2014’s Color of the Year. Pantone describes the color as “an enchanting harmony of fuchsia, purple, and pink undertones.” I’ve been hearing mixed reviews on this new color. Whether you want to embrace it wholeheartedly or just dabble in the trend, […]

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2014 Interior Design Trends Seminar

February 11, 2014
West Metro Home Remodeling Fair

West Metro Home Remodeling Fair – Hopkins, MN Seminar: 2014 New Trends in Interior Design Sunday, February 23rd the West Metro Home Remodeling Fair will celebrate 22 years of providing inspiration and knowledge to local consumers. Take advantage of a free seminar with award-wining interior designer, Desi Creswell. Desi will share 2014′s top interior design trends and […]

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