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Carpet 101

By |February 10th, 2016|Categories: According to LiLu|Tags: , , , , |

by Ally Evander, Allied Member ASID Clients often ask us how to care for their new carpets and rugs. Here’s a quick over view of the most important things to know…     http://www.carpet-rug.org/CRI-Testing-Programs/CRI-Seal-of-Approval-Program/Vacuums/Certified-Vacuums.aspx Representing the style and interiors design ideas of LiLu Interiors- Minneapolis, MN and Blowing Rock, NC Studios

BoHo Glam – Monday’s Peek at a Project

By |February 8th, 2016|Categories: MONDAYS Peek at a LiLu Project, Our Work|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

By LuAnne Silvia, ASID We are so excited to have our copy of Midwest Home and see our fabulously chic client's master suite renovation in the Home Book! We are thankful to have been part of the design team that got to create this unique and funky space in Northeast Minneapolis. Here is a peek inside the magazine. [...]

Winter Wonderland – Friday’s Look of the Day

By |February 5th, 2016|Categories: FRIDAYS LiLu Look of the Day, Lighting|Tags: , , , , , |

By LuAnne Silvia, ASID I love winter white - how everything is blanketed in fresh snow! And there are so many amazing things to see and do in the snow, especially in Minnesota. Friday's Look of the Day pairs some really cool lighting with our own local winter favorites

Experience

By |February 3rd, 2016|Categories: According to LiLu, Get Inspired, Interior Spaces|Tags: , , , , , , |

By LuAnne Silvia, ASID Your home - how do you experience it? How do others experience it? How would you like to experience your own home? What kind of experiences would you like to have? Read on to find out how you can change your life by changing your home and designing your own experiences [...]

Color Studies – Monday’s Peek at a Project

By |February 1st, 2016|Categories: Bathroom Design, MONDAYS Peek at a LiLu Project, Principles & Elements of Design|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

By LuAnne Silvia, ASID One of the first things we do when we start a new project is an exercise to get to know your likes and dislikes, your habits and hobbies, what excites you and what is on your must have list. All of these fun facts about you help us define our concept for your space [...]

Dream Outdoor Furniture – LiLu’s Look of the Day

By |January 29th, 2016|Categories: Cool Products, Exterior Design, Fabulous Furniture, FRIDAYS LiLu Look of the Day, Get Inspired, Outdoor Design|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

By Emily Anderson, Allied Member ASID This Friday, dream big. Check out these inspiring outdoor designs that will leave you ready for a relaxing weekend.

Choices

By |January 27th, 2016|Categories: According to LiLu, Exterior Design, Outdoor Design|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

By Emily Anderson, Allied Member ASID Everyone loves to have choices. Sometimes we can't even communicate what we want until we see it. At LiLu, we feel it is important to give our clients choices. We don't come up with one great idea; we come up with lots of great ideas. Having choices allows us to guide the client [...]

Monday’s Peek at a Project

By |January 25th, 2016|Categories: MONDAYS Peek at a LiLu Project, Our Work, Outdoor Design|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

By Emily Anderson, Allied Member ASID Northwestern NC is getting pounded by our first blast of winter. As I type this, several inches of snow are falling outside my window. Thankfully, working on this Florida outdoor space has been a pleasant distraction from the realities of a cold climate! This repeat client wanted us to create a large [...]

The World of Mosaics

By |January 22nd, 2016|Categories: FRIDAYS LiLu Look of the Day|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

By Christina Rymer, Allied Member ASID Today is Friday's Look of the Day and I thought what better look than Sicis tile.  This past month or so we have had a great opportunity to work on a bathroom where we are exploring the ideas of mosaic tile to add to a vanity wall for a [...]

Monday’s Peek at a Project

By |January 18th, 2016|Categories: Bathroom Design, Interior Spaces, MONDAYS Peek at a LiLu Project, Principles & Elements of Design|Tags: , , |

By Christina Rymer, Allied Member ASID Monday's Peek at a Project are two bathrooms in a commercial space where LiLu thought differently through design about the elements that had to go into the bathroom.  With commercial spaces there are many more codes that need to be met, but codes don't have to mean ugly or [...]