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Nautical Themed Decor for Summertime

Nothing makes a home feel "beachy" like furnishings that have a nautical touch. Stripes, knots, and seashells can make you taste that salty sea air, whether you're decorating a beach house or a bedroom miles away from the nearest beach. The Design House Showroom has those special items that can give any space a nautical [...]

Nautical Themed Decor for Summertime 2016-04-19T12:52:01+00:00

Easy Tips to Get Your Home Summer Ready

June 21st marks the first day of summer, but for most children summer break just started.  Summertime is usually connected to outside activities like pools, parks, and family vacations, but who says your home can't feel summery?  Follow one of more of the below easy tips, to "summerfy" your home! Tip One: Declutter your home and [...]

Easy Tips to Get Your Home Summer Ready 2017-09-28T10:23:25+00:00

Woman In Gold

Have you seen the recent film, Woman in Gold, starring Helen Mirren and Ryan Reynolds? It's based on the true story of Maria Altmann, a Jewish refugee who fought the government of Austria to get back a Gustav Klimt painting stolen from her family by the Nazis. Klimt painted the "Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I" in [...]

Woman In Gold 2017-09-28T10:23:25+00:00

Art, Design, and Catastrophe

As Houston sits submerged in water from the recent floods, I find myself snickering at pictures of fancy-shmancy party-goers in Venice falling into the Grand Canal during the 2015 Venice Biennale, one of the most important contemporary art exhibitions in the world. Because I may be sitting in water involuntarily, but at least I'm not dressed for [...]

Art, Design, and Catastrophe 2017-09-28T10:23:26+00:00

DHI Supports Red Nose Day!

Design House staff, from left: Paige, Rima, Rebecca, Connie in the flowers, Moriah being dramatic, Jin, and Anna.

DHI Supports Red Nose Day! 2017-09-28T10:23:26+00:00

Choosing Showroom Artwork – Rebecca Cornelius

As a designer here at Design House, choosing art for our showroom has been one of my favorite things to do. I was a painting major and it’s a dream come true to be around so much art every day. Just this week, an art vendor stopped by, loaded with decorative paintings and collection pieces [...]

Choosing Showroom Artwork – Rebecca Cornelius 2015-05-21T09:10:08+00:00

Evolution of lighting causes interior designer bulb hoarding?

Have you been storing light bulbs like a squirrel because you heard the government was banning incandescent light bulbs?  You are not alone, but no, they are not.  However, the wattage is being trimmed.   At the start of 2012, the 100 watt bulb will not be available but it must produce the same amount of [...]

Evolution of lighting causes interior designer bulb hoarding? 2017-09-28T10:23:26+00:00

Reasons on supporting local businesses in Houston; Design House, Inc. 2011

Why Support Locally Owned Businesses? 1.  Local Character and Prosperity In an increasingly homogenized world, communities that preserve their one-of-a-kind businesses and distinctive character have an economic advantage. 2.  Community Well-Being Locally owned businesses build strong communities by sustaining vibrant town centers, linking neighbors in a web of economic and social relationships, and contributing to [...]

Reasons on supporting local businesses in Houston; Design House, Inc. 2011 2015-01-14T16:37:15+00:00

African beads and jewles that benefits disadvantaged Kenyans; now sold in Design House showroom!

On the mission trip in Africa, we toured and shopped at "Kazuri", a large bead factory which provides employment and benefits for single mothers.  They showed us how they process the clay, paint the beads and make jewelry.  Only about 25% of production is for Africa, with 75% exported.  “Kazuri” is the Swahili word for “small [...]

African beads and jewles that benefits disadvantaged Kenyans; now sold in Design House showroom! 2013-10-15T23:46:06+00:00

Innovative and sustainable Outdoor furnishings I saw at market!

Something fun and different I saw at market this year were some great “forward thinking” outdoor furnishings and decor. These eye-catching pieces were made with innovative materials, such as ceramics, metals, concrete and recycled bottles; all of which can be mixed and matched together to elevate and freshen up your indoor and outdoor areas.  Some of the [...]

Innovative and sustainable Outdoor furnishings I saw at market! 2017-09-28T10:23:27+00:00
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