For quality interior design, context is key

For quality interior design, context is key

Fairly often, interior designer Lori Wiles gets emails asking for design advice. While she’s happy to help, questions like, “What shade of yellow should I use in my kitchen?” are impossible to answer out of context. Color looks different according to quantity, quality...
Great interior design can actually improve your life

Great interior design can actually improve your life

When Lori Wiles talks to a new client about what they want to do with their space, she asks a lot of questions about how they live. What does how we spend our time, how mobile we are, and how we interact with others in our space have to do with interior design? When...
How an Interior Designer Discovers Personal Preference

How an Interior Designer Discovers Personal Preference

Why do you love one room and not another? What makes a space just perfect for you? While most of us can determine colors or textures we like–or really don’t–an expert interior designer relies on experience, education, and a deep knowledge base to connect...
Meet expert interior designer Lori Wiles of Lori Wiles Design

Meet expert interior designer Lori Wiles of Lori Wiles Design

When Lori Wiles was growing up on her family’s farm, she loved to play with dolls. Her focus, though, wasn’t on the dolls’ clothes or how they wore their hair–it was the spaces they inhabited. She constructed cardboard rooms, painted them, sewed custom drapes,...
Designing the Ultimate Dream Nursery in Six Easy Steps

Designing the Ultimate Dream Nursery in Six Easy Steps

Designing the Ultimate Dream Nursery in Six Easy Steps You are looking forward to welcoming your bundle of joy in the best way possible. As such, you are thinking of designing the perfect nursery for your baby but may not know where to start. Well, just like all other...
9 Simple Ways to Make Your Home Feel Like Yours

9 Simple Ways to Make Your Home Feel Like Yours

Your personal touch represents your personality and interior design taste. It is that unique touch that makes your home yours, comfortable and soothing for you after a long day at work. So, how do you apply your personal touch to make your home unique yet appealing?...