People Watching at Maison & Objet in Miami

People Watching at Maison & Objet in Miami   Last week, Connie and I went to Miami to attend Maison & Objet’s first show in the Americas. In case you didn’t know, Maison & Objet is a major French trade fair for interior design, one of the largest in...

Choosing Showroom Artwork

Choosing Showroom Artwork   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,...

Houston Arts & Culture: Sweeney Todd

Houston Arts & Culture: Sweeney Todd   One may think opera is all about plus size women wailing away in their Viking helmets, but it’s so much more. I like to think of it as the greatest expression of storytelling through music. I’ve often been told that...

Lighting Today in Interior Design

Lighting Today in Interior Design   Has lighting become confusing?  Don’t know what to look for as replacements?  Too many new choices?  And you may be frustrated by all the discontinued light bulbs!   No need to stress or hoard.  It’s just getting better!...

FABRIC HOUSE expanding; We are more than just Fabrics!

Fabric House in Houston has more than JUST Fabric! The physical expansion will house separate rooms for all our growing selections of wallcovering, trims and drapery hardware, giving these lines their own space from all the many fabrics.  Fabric House “houses”...

ASID Legacy of Design Awards

1st PLACE : DESIGN HOUSE for Best non-primary Residential Home!! The design team ( Connie LeFevre, Jennifer Renner, Amanda Lockhart, & Jin Lee Bang) were proud to accept another 1st place award, with all the creativity and fun challenges in designing the gorgeous...