Hawaiian Inspired Must Haves: LiLu’s Look of the Day

Hawaiian Inspired Must Haves is today's look of the day!  This week we have been taking you on a journey of our new construction project that we had the honor of designing in Hawaii. Today's look of the day is all things inspired by Hawaii.  From the botanical gardens to the colors of the [...]

Ode to Color

by Ally Evander, Allied Member ASID Design nerds everywhere are rejoicing! Why? Textile Designer Lori Weitzner has written a new book; Ode to Color. It's a love song to color through lovely images and warm reflections on all that influences the color around us. We recommend picking it up on a gray day and enjoying [...]

Friday’s Look for the Day: Dining Room Fabrics

By Christina Rymer, Allied Member ASID The dining room, breakfast nook, island eating area...whether it is to be elegant, casual, or somewhere in the middle the one thing that these rooms can all be is durable.  The textile world has come a long way with offering beautiful, durable fabrics to the residential world of interior [...]

Monday’s Peek at a Project: Dynamic Eating Areas

By Christina Rymer, Allied Member ASID Today's Peek at Project is a peek at a condo that we have had the pleasure of designing with a custom banquette dining space along with a high island with bar stools.  When it comes to Condo living things are often in open and smaller spaces than your typical [...]

AIA Tour: Ohm Sweet Ohm

By Christina Rymer, Allied Member ASID At the net zero house, we didn't stop at just finishes, plumbing and lighting when it came to incorporating the sustainable story of the home.  We researched and selected furniture and fabrics from manufacturers that are implementing green practices and have products that have recycled content, can be recycled [...]

Jim Thompson Spring Fabrics

by Ally Evander, Allied Member ASID According to LiLu: The new collection from Jim Thompson is gorgeous! The globally inspired fabric line is one of my personal favorites. Here's a stunning photo from the latest collection.     Representing the style and interior design ideas of LiLu Interiors Minneapolis, MN.

May Flowers – Monday’s Peek at a Project

By LuAnne Silvia, ASID The saying April showers bring May flowers feels especially true this year! There were lots of fresh flowers to fill May Day baskets yesterday after all of the April rain. We recently completed a whole house remodel for clients who wanted a fresh new look. Part of the project included reupholstering their [...]

Sustainable Furnishings: According to LiLu

Sustainable Furnishings On Monday's Peek at a Project, you were able to take a look inside of a Net-Zero Energy home that LiLu has had the opportunity to collaborate on with the homeowners, the architect and the builder.  The urban design, landscaping, site location, exterior materials, interior finishes, lighting, furniture frames and fabrics have all [...]