14 01, 2020

Nashville Design District: The Iron Gate

2020-01-14T04:28:37-07:00

By Hollie Deese Photography by Chris Little Interior designer Rozanne Jackson and her shop The Iron Gate have been in downtown Franklin since 1996, but she opened a second location in the Design District in June 2018 out of a need to be closer to the designers she works with and their client base. “And the way Nashville is

Nashville Design District: The Iron Gate2020-01-14T04:28:37-07:00
31 12, 2019

Nashville Design District: Kenny & Company

2019-12-31T08:09:22-07:00

Kitchen and bath showroom evolves to cater to growing Nashville By Hollie Deese Photography by Laurie Wilson Nashville was a different place when Kenny & Company began doing business in the Gulch in 2003. After 15 years supplying gorgeous kitchen and bath fixtures to designers and homeowners, they moved to their current location the Design District in 2018. Bill

Nashville Design District: Kenny & Company2019-12-31T08:09:22-07:00
30 12, 2019

Nashville’s Design District a hub for all things interiors

2019-12-30T06:15:48-07:00

The Style Council By Hollie Deese Photography by Pamela Monaghan In a city of neighborhoods that seem to be carving out new cultures and niches for themselves, one part of town has been unwavering for years as the go-to spot for interior designers and design-savvy homeowners looking for every manner of fabric and fixture. Nashville’s Design District, radiating out

Nashville’s Design District a hub for all things interiors2019-12-30T06:15:48-07:00
29 12, 2019

Builder Spotlight: DeFatta Custom Homes

2019-12-29T06:51:40-07:00

Father, sons work together to build family homebuilder business By Hollie Deese Joe DeFatta began building homes 35 years ago, and in 2007 he and his son David, a Middle Tennessee State University graduate with a degree in residential construction and land development, decided to start their own business – right before the recession hit. But that only made

Builder Spotlight: DeFatta Custom Homes2019-12-29T06:51:40-07:00
13 12, 2019

Nashville Design District: Daltile

2019-12-13T04:59:17-07:00

By Hollie Deese Photography by Pamela Monaghan It has been about a year and a half since Daltile moved from a small gallery off their warehouse on Bransford Avenue and into a shiny new showroom on Sidco Drive, and the team is loving being right in the heart of the Design District. “All of the designers are over here

Nashville Design District: Daltile2019-12-13T04:59:17-07:00
12 12, 2019

Builder Spotlight: Legend Homes

2019-12-12T04:19:15-07:00

By Hollie Deese Photography by Solomon Davis Doug Herman bounced around various forms of construction work back when he was in high school, so by the time he got to college he had already gained marketable skills in construction and remodeling. He got a master’s degree at Bowling Green State University in Ohio in construction technology, then he worked

Builder Spotlight: Legend Homes2019-12-12T04:19:15-07:00
4 12, 2019

Myers Flooring makes its mark in Nashville’s Design District

2019-12-04T07:12:56-07:00

By Hollie Deese Photography by Reeves Smith It’s hard to believe the totally renovated showroom was once an RJ Young distribution center, but an inset scale, a remnant from the past, was preserved in the remodel to commemorate what was once there. And in a city that is changing as fast as Nashville, that’s important. It’s also why it

Myers Flooring makes its mark in Nashville’s Design District2019-12-04T07:12:56-07:00
2 12, 2019

Builder Spotlight: Celebration Homes

2019-12-02T06:41:50-07:00

By Hollie Deese Photography by Reeves Smith When Randall Smith and Corey Craig came together to form Celebration Homes in 2001 they each came to the table with decades of experience that dated back to high school – Smith was 13 years old when he began working on survey and footing crews, while Craig had formed his own company

Builder Spotlight: Celebration Homes2019-12-02T06:41:50-07:00
12 11, 2019

Artist Spotlight: Handmade Studio

2019-11-12T05:05:16-07:00

Special dinnerware made for intimate, everyday meals By Hollie Deese Being an artist runs in Morgan Williamson’s blood. Growing up, she watched her mother build a business doing faux finishing and murals in homes in Texas, and as a girl Williamson would work right alongside her, soaking in what it meant to be an entrepreneur artist. “She was a

Artist Spotlight: Handmade Studio2019-11-12T05:05:16-07:00