Category: Design Style Series

Why Texture is Design Magic

When you’re designing a space, colors and style often are the main things people think about. But when your style is on-point, your colors are perfectly matched, and it still feels flat, dull, or just like something is missing, look no further than TEXTURE. Learn why texture is the magic glue that makes any design come together.

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Galaxy Home Makeover: Renovated Loft in the Historic Higgins Building

The Higgins building in Los Angeles is a historic cultural landmark, built back in 1910. Initially, this was an office building and even contained the city’s first privately-owned power plant in the basement. This Beaux-Arts style building was designed by architect A.L. Haley. It has now been renovated into hip new lofts with an industrial look we adore. Our designer Cynthia worked

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Window Coverings Are More Important Than You Think

Ask Yourself: Why Do I Need Window Treatments, Anyway? Window coverings seem like the most basic of home elements, but not one we really put a lot of thought into. However, when chosen carefully, window treatments can make a world of difference in your enjoyment of your home, and even affect things like the longevity of your furniture, the quality

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Designing in a Home With Live Sharks

When anyone thinks about their dream home, it’s going to be unique to them, and what any one person wants varies as much as our sense of style. In trying to lure in big buyers, developers get really creative. A luxury home development company here in Los Angeles included amazing things like 7 bedrooms, 11 bathrooms, a living wall, spa, gym, indoor pools

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Style Series: Mad for Mid-Century Modern Design Style

Mid-Century Modern Design Style is all about embracing minimalism. Mid-Century Modern, heavily influenced by the German Bauhaus construction style, flourished from 1940s-1960s and is making its way back onto the interior design scene. Clean lines, vivid colors, and bold geometric designs shape the aesthetic of this design style. The nostalgia of the 1950’s continually influences modern design styles in art,

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Style Series: Modern Rustic Flare

Modern rustic style is all about the blending of that rustic country feel with the colors and textures of the modern aesthetic. Stainless steel appliances, granite, smooth tiles, sharp architectural lines, cool silvers, and bronzes complement the more organic textures of the rustic style in an innovative way. In this style series, we discuss a variety of interior design elements

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