Draw Interest to Your Entrance
Thursday, March 09, 2017
Draw Interest to Your Entrance

 You don’t need to live in Palm Springs to explore the art of decorating your front entrance. Vibrant colors are making quite a statement this Spring, and I'm welcoming it with an open door! Don't be afraid to splash different shades around this season and inspire your home from the outside, in. Choosing a bright color for your front door is a simple solution to create charisma without going over the top. Anchor your front door with a simple plant on each side to achieve symmetry and invite maximum curb appeal. For the abstract eye, find an unusual object to place beside the door, such as the colorful pool tubes pictured below. Select a vintage piece ...

Vintage with a Twist!
Thursday, February 02, 2017
Draw Interest to Your Entrance

This month I am channeling my true inner self; my love of design, a connection to Vintage and my passion for fashion. For this post I've incorporated shades of rich emerald, blush tones, sleek lines, and a hint of the tropics. Vintagely Vogue I'm truly inspired by photographer Slim Aarons whose photos focus on famous people doing attractive things in attractive places. Wonderful times, only a minute ago and now long gone. My heart belongs to that era of glamour, class and fun.  Touch of Whimsy Soft tones with a punch of color. Weeping greens and willowing branches paint this whimsical picture, with hints of gentle shades of pink. I love green all year ...

Holiday Simplicity
Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Draw Interest to Your Entrance

In order to have a Holiday filled with cheer, there's no need to stress. Whether you have a tight budget, or time is ticking away, there are simple ways to make the Holiday look and feel as rich as ever. I've learned to eliminate the stress without compromising style. Here's how I'll be setting my simple Holiday scene this year. Simply Green It's time to let the natural gifts of the season shine. It's no secret that greens are the perfect seasonal accent, but why not make it a focal point? Greens provide such a naturally refreshing scent and a look that’s perfectly suited for the Holidays. For once, the organic is more cost effective than ...

Bay Head Christmas Walk
Tuesday, November 01, 2016
Draw Interest to Your Entrance

Kate Designs' one-of-a-kind finds will be featured at local Bay Head merchant, "Refind." A community tradition since 1982, Bay Head's annual Christmas walk is set to kick off on Friday, December 2nd with Santa Clause and other Holiday festivities. Local merchants will open up their doors for the community to explore. Refind is a unique artisan boutique with a collection of art, jewelry, gifts, gallery and vintage finds. We're excited to add a few of our own unique Warehouse pieces into the mix! Featured Warehouse Selections The Agenda FRIDAY, DEC. 2NDEnjoy the twinkles of white lights and star themed while getting a jumpstart on your holiday shopping lists.All local business ...

A Mix Up at the Table
Monday, October 17, 2016
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It's the heart of all of your sentimental gatherings. It's the stage where you showcase your favorite recipes of all time. It may happen to be the best place for the kids to spread out and get their homework done. It's your kitchen or dining room table, and whether you prefer to live comfortably or formally, no home is complete without it. With the Holidays in focus, now's the time to re-imagine one of your home's main focal points. I'm happy to announce that the days of matching are over! Not everything has to be cut from the same cloth, if you decide to use cloth at all. In fact, it may be time to ditch your table cloth and showcase the natural ...