Dated Living Room Update- Peek at a Project

PEEK AT A PROJECT As part of a multiple room redesign, LiLu Interiors got to re-imagine this dated-looking living space into a casually elegant and inviting room. Here's a look at how we built the room design piece by piece. First we started with space planning. After showing the clients several options, they [...]

Fireplace Facelift- Peek at a Project

PEEK AT A PROJECT As part of a whole room redo, LiLu Interiors got to redesign this dated-looking fireplace. Here's a look at how we helped our clients solve the problem of a somewhat unsightly fireplace with a custom solution designed just for them. (We'll show you the rest of the room later, [...]

Jewlery Box Dining Room- Peek at a Project

PEEK AT A PROJECT Our client wanted us to re-imagine this dining room as a "jewelry box." We wanted the room to be simple and uncluttered, so we cleaned up the furniture and space plan. We used layers of detail created by finishes to round out the jewel like feeling. Built Ins: The [...]

Custom Cabinetry LiLu’s Look of the Day

Custom Cabinetry is the look of the day and I have to tell you (as yes, I am tooting LiLu's own horn) we are quite talented over here! As I was rounding up images and drawings for this post on custom cabinetry I couldn't help but be more proud of the work that we do.  [...]

Why Does No One Use This Room??? Peek at a Project

PEEK AT A PROJECT Why does no one use this room??? That was the question. Some of the best lake views anywhere on Lake Minnetonka and yet no one was taking advantage! We identified the problems that made the room not-so-appealing. PROBLEM: HEAVY wood blinds that blocked the view. The [...]

Sustainable Home: Look of the Day

LILU LOOK OF THE DAY This week on the blog, we've been talking about how we incorporate Green and Sustainable design elements into our work and how you can incorporate it into your home too! The Look of the Day features items you can put in your home to get that "Green" look. [...]

Charming Lake Home: LiLu’s Peek at a Project

Charming Details This Charming Lake Home is a new construction home in the Suburbs of Minneapolis and St. Paul is today's Peek at a Project. We have been sharing this new construction home over the last few on our Peek at a Projects. Today is the final peek as we share the dining and [...]

Charming Lake Home: LiLu’s Peek at a Project

Charming Details This Charming Lake Home is a new construction home in the Suburbs of Minneapolis and St. Paul is today's Peek at a Project. We have been sharing this new home over the last couple Peek at a Projects.  We shared the overall concept and entry here and the master and guest bathrooms [...]

Tactile Beauties!: A Round Up of Textural Design Elements

LILU LOOK OF THE DAY Textural design elements! Did you see Wednesday's post about Ceramicist Heather Knight of Element Clay Studio? We are so inspired by her textural forms. Bringing texture into a space adds life in a different way than color. It's almost always a good idea to mix a little (or [...]

Modern Outdoor Furniture with an Edge

LILU LOOK OF THE DAY Modern outdoor with a twist… Today’s Look of the Day. Check out our round up of furniture and accessory pieces for an outdoor space that is Modern with an edge. Sculptural shapes and unexpected elements create an outdoor space like no other. Just enough. And not too much. [...]