How We Designed the Ultimate Outdoor Entertaining Space

PEEK AT A PROJECT Today's Peek at a Project is a look at an ordinary outdoor patio with an extraordinary view. As part of a larger project, our client came to us wanting to use an existing patio space better. Her main goal was to entertain. She wanted to be able to enjoy [...]

Family Forever Home-Ohana Mau Loa-According to LiLu Interiors

Family Forever Home: Ohana Mau Loa In Hawaii, Ohana Mau Loa means family forever. And for clients Chris and Marna, this is something they wanted to see supported in the construction of their vacation home on the Big Island. A Family Forever Home. Island Life It wasn’t simply about scale, although [...]

A Guide to the Perfect Blues-According to LiLu Interiors

A GUIDE TO THE PERFECT BLUES Blue is a perfect color to incorporate into your home! And we are sharing the A Guide to the Perfect Blues today. Why? Blue is serene and in today's world a calm home environment is a priority for many people. An intention for many of our clients is [...]

His and Hers Master Suite Remodel

PEEK AT A PROJECT A his and hers master suite remodel story… For years our clients dreamed of living a lakeside life. Their intention was to buy a home on a local lake that matched their style. They found the perfect location but the home was out of date and not a reflection [...]

Meet Mary Jo Hoffman MN Artist-According to LiLu

MEET MARY JO HOFFMAN MN ARTIST A few years ago, I did a gratitude art journal, which included photos of small moments of my day. The moments that made me feel grateful. It really helped me notice each moment. I slowed down and saw how many beautiful moments each day held, from a warm [...]

How We Brought an Outdated Lake Home from Tired to Nature-Inspired!

LAKE HOME TRANSFORMATION: PEEK AT A PROJECT LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION! Our clients purchased an outdated lake home because they were excited about the location- on a beautiful lake so close to the shoreline you could almost touch it! They always envisioned living on a lake and all the outdoor activities that come with [...]

5 Ways Interior Designers Are Creative Problem Solvers

5 WAYS INTERIOR DESIGNERS ARE CREATIVE PROBLEM SOLVERS ACCORDING TO LILU One of the most important things the designers at LiLu Interiors do for our clients is solve problems on their behalf. Creating More Space from Thin Air Ok, we can't really make space appear from thin air, but if you want to [...]

Tips for Designing a Contemporary Fireplace and TV Wall

 PEEK AT A PROJECT Tips for Designing a Contemporary Fireplace and TV Wall Our lower level remodel story continues today by looking at tips for designing a contemporary fireplace and tv wall. There are many challenges in combining a television and a fireplace on one wall, starting with creating an overall composition. [...]

Hawaiian Inspired Color Palettes-According to LiLu

HAWAIIAN INSPIRED COLOR PALETTES A Visit to Hawaii Inspires Hawaiian Color Palettes Hawaiian inspired color palettes? Why did we ever come up with this idea? We recently completed the design for a new construction home on the Big Island of Hawaii. We were lucky enough to visit the Big Island a few times [...]