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5 tips for achieving a stellar gallery wall

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From the hastily thrown up to the laboriously curated, why is it that gallery walls are so satisfying? Could it be we’ve finally grown weary of all the stark minimalism? And yet, there is something so modern about this look. The perennial Diana Vreeland would say, “The eye has to move” and we agree, with a bouncing gaze, a great room hypnotizes; it can leave you breathless and thinking about changing your lifestyle to fit the space. A great gallery wall can help in this blissful work of creating an interior worth changing for and keeping your eyes invested is key.

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Designer Spotlight: Logan Killen Interiors

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Logan Killen Interiors is an amazing new-ish designer duo out of New Orleans. Katie Logan Leblanc and Jensen Killen of Logan Killen Interiors started their New Orleans business in 2012, both graduates of LSU’s arduous but revered design program.

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Why, curiously, antiques are the way to a greener future.

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Sustainability. Eco-friendly. Green. We hear these axioms so often we can become desensitized to them, but that doesn’t keep them from being timely and relevant topics. The truth is, these movements will only get more important as we move forward. Our own personal microcosm is sometimes all we have the ability to change and this is where we can find our stride!

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I dream of tech-less living and other unlikelihoods

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We wanted to feature this in last week’s blog about trends but, when I started exploring its relevance, we thought it warranted its own proper coverage: tech-less living rooms or even (for the sake of practicality) having your media secreted in an armoire. The consequences of going tech-free have been severe, from becoming closer to those with whom you cohabit, to increasing your creativity.

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Trends and when to fall in line

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Trying to navigate the world of trends can be daunting, in part because you don’t want to make an investment in something only to find yourself cringing at it in a year when it’s everywhere. With that in mind, it can be helpful to know which looks you can implement fearlessly.

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Designer Spotlight: Bruce Foreman

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Upon meeting designer Bruce Foreman for the first time, you are instantly enamored by his effervescent personality and un-ending confidence. After so many years in the business, this man isn’t afraid to tell it like it is and we love him for it!

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Antique Mirrors and the French Red

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The color known as “French Red” came to be almost as happenstance…

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New Antique Arrivals!

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Our most recent shipment of European antiques has made its way across the pond and is now live on the website!

We packed our 40 foot shipping container to the brim with so many amazing and beautiful things, we had a hard time picking favorites!

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Antiques and modern art

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Whether a home is 100 or 10 years old, it looks and lives better when there’s a mix of old and new- If you’re trying to spice things up in a traditional home, mix in modern art among your antiques to transform your space.

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The beauty and artistry of B.Viz Design

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Think about throw pillows as the crowning jewels of design; they have the ability to complete a room unlike any other accessory… the perfect finishing touch!
The ultimate source for pillows worthy of crown jewel status is Rebecca Vizard…

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