Interior Design Tips & Tricks

Lilu Blog

Minneapolis, MN

Equally committed to constructing inspiring thoughts as we are to creating fabulous interiors. We share our love for both right here every Sunday and Wednesday.

21 September 2009
By Lisa Peck Much like the grand tour of old, our local Homes by Architects tour can broaden your horizons. Maybe it’s not Europe or Asia but for $30...
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17 September 2009
by Lisa Peck To go in your wine room consider the following bar tables and stools.
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16 September 2009
By Lisa Peck We worked with a stained glass artist from J & T Art Glass to create custom windows that had a stained glass motif but didn’t obscure...
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15 September 2009
by Lisa Peck The flashed brick pavers in a herringbone pattern add a feeling of age and grounding texture to the wine room
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14 September 2009
by Lisa Peck We recently completed the design of this wine and tasting room. Just a quick trip down the spiral staircase from the kitchen above you will find this beautifully...
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11 September 2009
by Lisa Peck In keeping with the getting out and getting inspired theme this week. Here are two more events that can’t help but either inspire creativity or the...
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10 September 2009
By Lisa Peck If you can’t make it out to a local home tour consider taking a virtual tour for inspiration. Take a look at the following blogs or...
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9 September 2009
by Lisa Peck A home tour can be a fun, inspiring experience or it can be overwhelming. Here are some tips, some obvious,  to help make your tour experience...
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8 September 2009
by Lisa Peck Well maybe not wars, but I hope I don’t have to choose only one. Last September the event that lead me to start this blog was...
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4 September 2009
Yesterday we had the first client meeting in our new IMS studio. Our client wasn’t in the door more than five minutes before declaring, “This space has such great...
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3 September 2009
You know the four letters ASID that follow our names on the LiLu Interiors web site and e-mail signatures? (Or maybe you’ve never noticed.) Well, they actually stand for...
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2 September 2009
The front room of LiLu Interior’s new design studio serves as the reception area. It serves as our conference room. And it serves as a showroom of sorts for...
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1 September 2009
We’ve spent the better part of three days unpacking and getting settled into our new space at International Market Square. So while we find a shelf for yet another...
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31 August 2009
by J. Anderson The trucks showed up on Saturday morning, and we threw the last of the Post-it Notes and broken pencils into a box. Finally, after weeks of...
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24 August 2009
Things are really moving here aat LiLu Interiors, including us-literally. In fact, August 31, will mark the first day we throw open the doors at our new International Market...
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20 August 2009
By Lisa Peck Reuse and reclaiming of wood isn’t new but there are wonderful new furniture being created everyday from reclaimed wood. Reclaimed wood is a great detail in...
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19 August 2009
By Lisa Peck Here are some great light fixtures that reuse or look at materials in new ways. Fresh perspective, great details. Old atlases reused as light fixtures. See...
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18 August 2009
By Lisa Peck Our friend and colleague at Blended Blue found these small scale chairs that were perfect for a clients office waiting area. Bonus that we were going...
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17 August 2009
by Lisa Peck We’ve always recovered and refinished clients existing furniture or incorporated antiques and vintage pieces into design. I currently am finding that it is inspiring that designers...
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14 August 2009
by Lisa Peck Inspired by a client’s existing print in a steam room off of the pool… We suggested using as artwork real vintage swim wear and found this...
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