Award Winning Watkins Residence

Best in American Living™ Award One-of-a-Kind Custom Home  A local builder has won a gold award for the One-of-a-Kind Custom Home (2501-3500hsf) category in the 2016 Best in American Living™ Awards (BALA) by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB). The Watkins residence (Swannanoa NC) was a collaborative team effort designed by Vin-yet Architecture and built by Living Stone Design + Build. The interiors were designed by ID.ology Interiors & Design. The landscaping was created and installed by Gardens for Living. “The objectives were simple,” says Sean Sullivan of Living...

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Annie Littell, Lead Interior Designer & Furnishings Manager

Annie Littell, Lead Interior Designer & Furnishings Manager

Annie’s passion for furniture, fabrics, and overall designing spaces to suit the tastes and styles of every Client (while saving money) is just one reason of many why she excels in all she touches, on any given project. She has astounding skill in pulling the entire package together while not only considering style, but also health, comfort, budget, and overall longevity. Her goal is to provide a space you’ll be in love with for years and years to come on top of the overall ID.ology mantra of focusing our design foundation on health, Aging In Place and...

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Mae Hight, Lead Interior Designer

Mae Hight, Lead Interior Designer

Rich in years of experience with a broad range of different styles, budgets and clientele Mae has an unprecedented skill level that shines. She has a passion for detail, creativity, problem solving, and exceeding expectations. Having lived and worked in the Design+Build industry in Telluride, CO as well as the contrasting Montgomery, AL she has a broad understanding behind designing for various types of projects and client needs. This has given her an efficacy for custom, luxury homes, as well as lower budget kitchen and bath renovations and historical properties among others....

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Feeling Confident with Color

Feeling Confident with Color

Feeling Confident with Color November 7, 2016 Photo Courtesy of Lita Dirks & Co. Celebrate Color in Tasteful Touches Blog originally posted by Lita Dirks & Co. It’s no secret, color is a fun and powerful way to lift moods and produce a little life in a home’s interior. Best of all, it allows a homeowner’s personality and preferences to be expressed and sets the desired “tone” of a home. We’ve developed three dazzling design solutions that create confidence in color choices. Pin Point the Personality Before choosing color, determine what vibe you want the space to have. In restful...

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Where Are You on the Style Spectrum?

Where Are You on the Style Spectrum?

Where Are You on the Style Spectrum? Find your design personality — neutral or colorful, modern or traditional, formal or relaxed — so you can decorate accordingly Laura Gaskill October 24, 2016 Houzz Contributor.       Being able to name and define your personal decorating style can be a big help when it comes to choosing items for your home that you’ll be happy with for years to come. But finding that style can be easier said than done. That’s where style spectrums come in. To help unearth your style, simply rate where you stand on seven different spectrums (such as “Neutral...

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