112, 2016

Memories and Minnow Buckets: Building the Modern Homeplace

By |December 1st, 2016|Categories: Blog, Interiors, Local Customs, News|

A Christopher Architecture and Interiors Project “We’ve given more than a nod to the Craftsman lodge with our design." --Bill Moore, CAi Project Manager Cullman, Alabama. The fondest memories of childhood for Jeff Roberts were spent on the water—driving a boat, skiing, and swimming. His mother, Betsy Roberts, taught Jeff and his brother, Will, to enjoy each of

506, 2016

Vintage Market Days Oct. 28-30 at Fiddler’s Grove near Nashville

By |June 5th, 2016|Categories: Blog, Events, Interior Design|

Fiddler's Grove is located at 945 Baddour Park in Lebanon, TN, near Nashville   LEBANON, TENN. Vintage lovers, this event is for you. Mark your calendar for Vintage Market Days, Oct. 28-30, 2016, at the Fiddler's Grove Historical Village in Lebanon just outside of Nashville. Enjoy the indoor/outdoor market offering architectural antiques, repurposed items, home decor, garden artifacts, seasonal nursery plants,

206, 2016

Field Notes: Ten Take-Aways from the Jr. League’s Missionary Ridge Showhouse

By |June 2nd, 2016|Categories: Blog, Events, Interior Design, Tips & Trends|

[gdlr_image_link type="image" image_url="" link_url="" alt="" target="_blank"] CHATTANOOGA. The Junior League of Chattanooga is hosting a Designer Showhouse series of tours and special events to raise funds for its vital community projects. 'A Gatsby Affair' is set for Friday, June 3, and a wine tasting will be a hit on Tuesday, June 14. If you live in Atlanta or Nashville the tour is worth the short

2505, 2016

Missionary Ridge Showhouse Goes Gatsby

By |May 25th, 2016|Categories: Art & Artifacts, Blog, Events, Interior Design, Market|

[gdlr_image_link type="image" image_url="" link_url="" alt="" target="_blank"] CHATTANOOGA. The Junior League of Chattanooga is hosting a stunning Designer Showhouse in June at a six-acre Missionary Ridge landmark estate that includes a 1925 home, poolside cabana and greenhouse. The opening is Saturday, June 4th, at 526 South Crest Road in Chattanooga, along the historic ridge corridor featuring scenic views of the city. Event

1505, 2016

Don’t Miss the Inspiring 2016 O’More Show House in Franklin…through May 27.

By |May 15th, 2016|Categories: Blog, Events, Interior Design, News|

  [gdlr_portfolio category="CATEGORY_SLUG" num_fetch="8" num_excerpt="20" portfolio_style="classic-portfolio" portfolio_size="1/3" thumbnail_size="post-thumbnail-size" orderby="date" order="asc" pagination="enable" ] FRANKLIN, TENN. Do not miss the 2016 O'More Show House viewing that continues through May 27. The rooms are exquisite. The Craftsman-style cottage was built in 1919 and is noted on the National Register of Historic Places. The house is located in the Hincheyville Historic District of

105, 2016

O’More Show House

By |May 1st, 2016|Categories: Blog, Events, Interior Design|

[gdlr_styled_box content_color="#333" background_color="#f2f2f2" corner_color="#666" ] O’More Show House Hosted by California Closets of Tennessee 1006 W Main St - 1006 West Main Street, Franklin, TN 37064 Friday, May 20, 2016 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM (CDT) Learn more: Eventbrite Tickets: O'More Show House and O'More Show House 2016 [/gdlr_styled_box] More than twenty designers from around the Southeast will present inspiring

301, 2012

Correct Furniture Placement

By |January 3rd, 2012|Categories: Interior Design & Storage|

Once your home has been designed and built with flow in mind, you have to continue that process through furniture placement. Before placing any furniture, you need to know what activities are going to be performed in each room. Have a list of furniture that you plan to use in each room. You’ll probably have a vision of how

301, 2012

Garage Storage – 4 Most Common Mistakes

By |January 3rd, 2012|Categories: Interior Design & Storage|

Space design in a garage is completely different than interior storage design. The mistake that is most often made is that homeowners don’t thoroughly evaluate their needs before their storage system is designed.  Without a real needs evaluation, you can spend the same amount of money on a system, and in the end, you still don’t have the storage that

101, 2012

Light it Right

By |January 1st, 2012|Categories: Interior Design & Storage|

If someone tells you that it’s better to live in your home for a while then make improvements to the lighting when you see how you’re going to live in the home, don’t believe them. They just cost you a lot of money.  It always costs more to change something than to do it right the first time. The most